AFMC is completely a residential institution. The medical students are treated as 'Medical Cadets'. It is compulsory for them to stay in the dormitories as provided by the college authority, The cadets must follow all rules and regulations regarding customs and etiquette, decorum and decency of the dormitory living as framed or will be framed from time to time by the college authority. There are separate dormitories for male and female medical cadets near the college campus. Rooms, once allotted to the cadets are not changed without specific sanction by the administration. Visiting hours as per standing operating procedure are strictly adhered to. In case of female cadets only those visitors are allowed whose names have been notified to the college authority by their parents/ guardian.
Medical cadets are provided with messing and allied services including laundry facilities. The messing, laundry and allied charges are paid by the cadets.
On arrival at Armed Forces Medical College, medical cadets are issued with all necessary uniform and other supporting items. The cost of which are met out of outfit charge payable by the cadets.
Our aim is to develop a medical cadet into a complete person with qualities like human values to produce better disciplined and skilled doctors for the national health care service. We give emphasis both in curricular as well as extra curricular activities in addition to routine syllabus. We usually provide additional classes by the renowned personalities of various subjects like military life and discipline, social values, leadership, English, computer skill etc.
Participation by medical cadets in extra curricular activities is mandatory. These activities not only provide welcome relief from the arduous and monotonous training schedule but also help to ignite leadership qualities among cadets and enhance their physical, intellectual, moral and ethical development.
a. Club: Followings are in existence:
(1) Debating club (2) Culture club
(3) Journal club
b. Games and Sports : Arrangement for following games and sports are available :
(1) Football (2) Cricket
(3) Volleyball (4) Table Tennis
Armed Forces Medical College has a well spacious library and it is enriched with different types of books and journals. The library has a good collection of training video films/audio cassettes and professional slides. Enrichment of a library is a continuous process. Every year budgetary allocation is there for the procurement of medical books. The computer lab is furnished with 20 computers with all accessories and internet facilities. Computer Knowledge would help the cadets in acquiring medical education by using internet facilities. Besides, medical Cadets are also allowed to use AFMI library which has a stock of more than 12 thousand books covering all aspects of medical professions.
A cafeteria/ Canteen situated within the premise on the college provides light refreshment to the cadets/visitors on payment.Picture
The medical education of the country has been constantly improving to keep pace with the worldwide progress of medical science. Bangladesh Armed Forces felt the necessity of possessing a group of energetic, motivated and dedicated young people to lead the health sector in the 21st century.Details