Forensic Medicine

Department of Forensic Medicine offers training to the medical cadets of 3rd and 4th year of MBBS course. The aim of this department is to increase the depth of knowledge of cadets on various subdivisions of Forensic Science, Medical Jurisprudence and Toxicology. So that they become capable enough to discharge their professional duties with sincerity & effectiveness during medical practice in the society and maintain the highest standard of medical ethics. Also this subject prepares the doctors to become quite competent to help the administration of justice by giving medico legal opinion regarding disputed cases of injury, sexual assault, identification of unknown person, age determination, poisoning and most of all determination of the mode, manner and cause in complicated incidents like a sudden, suspicious, unnatural, unattended, medically unexplained, litigious death. Total allocation of teaching hours for the subject is 195 hours , out of which 80 hours are for theoretical lectures and the rest 115 hours for tutorial, practical classes and Integrated teaching/ Assignment.

Faculty Members

Lt Col Mushtaq Ahmad MBBS, DFM, MCPS, FRSPH
Associate Professor & Head of the dept


Lt Col Md Abdus Samad Al-Azad MBBS, DFM, MCPS
Assistant Professor


Dr Farial Naima Rahman 





Dr. Zian Fariba Anwar