About the College
Bannu Medical College, Bannu (BMC, Bannu) was established in 2006 in order to provide competent health manpower, and to promote health care facilities in the area. The college enrolls 100 students each session. The teaching faculty of the college is composed of 80 members. BMC, Bannu has been recognized by PMDC in 2011 and affiliated with Khyber Medical University Peshawar (KMU). BMC, Bannu is temporarily based in the current building having enough infrastructures and a covered area of 6000 sq. feet. The temporary building of Bannu of Medical College is located in Bannu City. The site for permanent purpose built building is located in Bannu Township. The total land for the future building is 600 Kanal and the construction of the building has already started.
BMC is situated in Bannu, which is an ancient and historical city, located in Bannu District. Bannu is approximately 192 km (119 miles) south-west of Peshawar. Bannu is the southern district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, surrounded by district Karak, Lakki Marwat and Tribal Areas of South and North Wazirstan.
There are three teaching hospitals of the Bannu Medical College, the newly constructed state of the art Khalifa Gul Nawaz Hospital (600-bed), while the two other teaching hospitals of the college are the 244-bed District Headquarter Hospital and the 130-bed Women and Children's Hospital.
The institute has a rich and spacious library with collection of more than 6000 books. In addition, there is a Self Learning Resource Centre (SLRC) to educate the students in the field of IT and to provide facility of electronic learning. The college has 04 lecture halls (air-conditioned), with seating capacity of 150 students along with an examination hall for 200 candidates.
The college has established 10 laboratories of Basic Science along with Hemophilia & Thalasemia Centre, PCR & research laboratories and Forensic laboratory. It has a separate Medical Education Department to supervise the arrangements of conferences, seminars, workshops and to help in the integrated teaching and objective students learning programme in accordance the modern trends.
The college has sufficient hostel facilities for boarders. The girls’ hostels are located in the premises of the nearby DHQ Teaching Hospital with satisfactory security arrangements. There are six latest model 65-seated air conditioned buses and one coaster for the commutation of students.
There are different functional and active student societies in order to uphold literary, sports and social activities among the students. The college student magazine publishes regularly. The name of the magazine has been changed to ‘BARAAN”.
The future plans of BMC are:
1. Postgraduate programmes
• M.Phil in Basic Sciences
• Community Medicine
2. Establishment of Forensic Molecular Lab
3. Establishment of modern diagnostic & research center
4. Undergraduate degree programme for Allied Health Sciences
News & Updates
All the 3rd Year MBBS students (session 2013-14 ) are hereby directed to submit the Examination Forms to Students Affiars & Professional Exams Section, BMC Bannu for Annual Examination alongwith the following fee and documents before 15/07/2014.
1. Examination Fee Rs. 3300/-.
2. 1st and 2nd year MBBS DMCs (photo copies).
2. 03 Passport size Photographs (white background).
3. CNIC copy.
The Principal Bannu Medical College has provided the services of Three College Hostels and Two College Buses to the DC Bannu for providing services to IDPs of Waziristan.
Office of the Principal 22/06/2014
Consequent upon declaration of emergency in Health Department, Bannu Division to deal with the Health-related issues of IDPs as a result of Military Operation in North Waziristan, leave of any nature including summer vacations except maternity leave, study leave and leave granted on medical grounds, of all the officials/officers of Bannu Medical College, Bannu stands cancelled with immediate effect.
All the candidates who applied for various disciplines under Professor, Associate Professor and Assistant Professors at BMC Bannu are directed to download and view their status and submit their queries if any in written to the Principal BMC Bannu.