Medical College for Women and Hospital
Medical College for Women and Hospital (MCW&H) is a private medical college of Bangladesh exclusively for women. It has currently two academic campuses in Uttara, Dhaka, one in Sector – 1 and the other in Uttarkhan. The college is affiliated with the Dhaka University as a constituent college.
Medical College for Women and Hospital was established in 1992 by a group of people known as the founder members. Their aim was to provide quality medical education, research and services to the people of Bangladesh at reasonable cost. The college and the hospital are run by The Medical and Health Welfare Trust, a nonpolitical nonprofit organisation. The trustees serve without compensation.
Medical College for Women and Hospital has a total of 121 faculty members organized in 20 departments representing different fields of medical science. The faculty is led by the Principal Sheikh Firoz Kabir. Different nationally and internationally successful figures took part in its teaching at different times in the past and present as regular teachers.