Have you always wanted to pursue a medical course, but don’t know the best school to go to? Here are some of the best medical universities in Pakistan that you can attend:
Aga khan university, Karachi
The college emphasizes on high quality medical care for patients and high quality education. When you attend the college you will acquire experience on clinical and primary care.
In addition to the graduate programs, the college also has many postgraduate programs that include residency training and fellowship training in clinical sub-specialties. The college also offers a masters degree in Epidemiology and Biostatistics and health policy and management.
If you are interested in research you will have an opportunity in being engaged in the many research studies undergoing in the institution. Some of these research studies include those investigating the causes and treatment of childhood diarrhea.
Isra University, Hyderabad
It’s privately owned and located on national highway, 5 KM from Hyderabad city center. The cool thing about it is that you can access it from many areas. For example, you can access if from the surrounding areas of Gudu and Jamshoro.
In addition to the medicine faculty, the university has other faculties such as Dentistry, engineering science, commerce economics, nursing, and management sciences.
Fatima Jinnah Medical College
The college is located in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan and is affiliated to the University of Punjab which is one of the oldest medical degree awarding institutes in the county. The University is recognized by the college of physicians and surgeons and Pakistan medical and dental council.
Every year the college admits 250 students where 50% of the positions are reserved for the federal government. Twenty-three of the positions are reserved as PTAP (Pakistan Technical Assistance Program) which is a program that favors the friendly and Islamic countries.
King Edward Medical University
It’s formerly known as King Edward Medical College and it’s the oldest medical school in Pakistan. The institution has three main departments: basic science, medicine and surgery. The university also has many attached hospitals which include: Shahdra, Kot Khawja Saaeed, Lady Willingdon and Mayo Hospital Lahore. If you are interested in research the institution has a Pakistan medical tuberculosis research center (PMRC) that conducts research in order to improve the management of tuberculosis.
These are some of the best medical schools that you can attend. If you are interested in joining any institution you only need to do your research and know when the admissions are taking place.