Introduction:
TMSS is a National level non-Government organization, which is working for poverty alleviation, Socio-Economic Development and empowerment of Women. Under the dynamic leadership of Prof. Dr. Hosne-Ara Begum who is organizing 64 different projects in all over Bangladesh and health sector program is also a vital issue “to develop Human Resources for improvement of health status of the people of BANGLADESH”.

TMSS had long felt the need of adding a Medical College to the many educational and social welfare institutions through which, over the years it has served the country. TMSS Medical College (TMC) has been established recently as a constituent program of TMSS to build a strong health service provider. Under philanthropic organization, it is the first ever private sector Medical College at the northern part of our country and six kilometer north to Bogra town established in January 2008. In this regard, this is a unique programme; hoping it will stand on the top of the list of Medical Colleges, helping the suffering of mankind. TMC offers a five year MBBS degree programme; Community Oriented Medical Education (COME), curriculum offered by the BANGLADESH Medical & Dental Council (BM&DC). The construction of new College building and 500 bedded hospitals is in progress and expected to be completed within next 2 years. Presently, the classes are running at the 12 stored Academic building in TMSS Campus of Bogra. Already a modern hospital has been attached as Teaching Hospital for the clinical training of the students before 500 bedded new hospital functioning. The college offers 5-year medical education course leading to MBBS. One-year internship after graduation is compulsory for all graduates. The college is affiliated to the University of Rajshahi and the degree is recognized by the Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council. A number of 70 students are admitted into the college every session as per government recognition. The college has all the major branches of medical education including Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Community Medicine, Pharmacology, Pathology, Medicine, Surgery, Cardiology, Nephrology, Pediatrics, Forensic Medicine, Ophthalmology, Anesthesiology, Dentistry, Radiology, and Obstetrics and Gynecology. Principal is the administrative head of the institution. The other sanctioned posts for faculty and staff members are Vice-Principal, Professor, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor, Curator, Lecturer, Pathologist, Biochemist, and Pharmacist. Moreover, the college has several committees for running academic activities smoothly.

The college facilities occupy a modern twelve-storied building overlooking a nice natural environment. This campus accommodates comfortably all its faculties and students. As of year 2012, enrollments of 256 medical students through three sessios like session: 2008-2009, session: 2009-2010, session: 2010-2011 and session: 2011-2012. The medical college is accredited by Rajshahi University and by Medical & Dental Council of Bangladesh since its inception in 2008. All Curriculums and final Examinations are administered by Rajshahi University.

The members of the teaching staff are all experienced and renowned professors in their respective medical specialties.  They are supported with up-to-date medical equipments and instruments for teaching and internship training program. The college curriculum offers in all pre-clinical and clinical medical disciplines that are required in Bangladesh for the undergraduate M.B.B.S. (Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery) degree. This curriculum is five year program, during which time professional M.B.B.S. examinations are administered by Rajshahi University during specific intervals, including final M.B.B.S. degree examination after completion of degree program. After completion and passing of final M.B.B.S. examinations, students proceed to a full year of hospital internship training to gain experience in actual patient care in various medical departments. Rajshahi University awards the new doctors their M.B.B.S. degree certificate at the end of internship training.

TMSS Medical College has an attached hospital named Rafatullah Community Hospital (RCH) with about 750 beds which will be upgraded into 1000 beds hospital finally with indoor and outdoor facilities. It also provides investigation facilities for pathology, microbiology, radiology, etc.

The academic achievements of the students of different batches in various professional MBBS examinations as measured by their performances are praiseworthy. The authority remains ever vigilant to maintain congenial academic environment in the campus for unhindered and uninterrupted studies and other academic activities of the students to master the required knowledge, skill and attitude required to become a good doctor. The students are collectively and individually taken care of by the teachers in acquiring their professional skills.

As regards to accommodation of the students in the attached and near by hostels and 100% of the students will be provided with hostel seats every year. The authority encourages participation of the students in extra curricular activities like indoor games, publication of college journal, debating, seminars, annual college picnic, dramas, TV programs and etc. in order to break the monotony of their academic schedules.

History of the institution:
It is situated 6 km far north side of Bogra town near Historical please Mohastangarh. 12 Stored Academic Building, adequate experienced qualified dedicated teachers, separate secure male & female hostel, Library with sufficient books and journals, separate computer Lab. with Internet connection rich in academic facilities like Lecture Gallery, Tutorial class room, Laboratory, Museum & facilities for delivery lecture with Multimedia Projector, extra curriculum activities.

Vision:
The vision of TMC is to educate and mentor future generations of expert clinicians and researchers.

Mission:
TMSS Medical College will be a premier provider of health care education.

Objectives of the College:
After passing the M.B.B.S. examination and completing one year internship training the medical graduates coming out from this College should-

  • Be professionally competent.
  • Be able to act as health educator.
  • Be capable of continuing education, proceed to higher education / specialization and carry out basic research.
  • Have leadership qualities to work in the community.
  • Have administrative quality and understanding in accountancy.
  • Be able to support and provide primary health care towards the people.
  • Be able to help preserve national culture and custom.

Commitment:
We will strive to be the best educational institution in which to learn and work.

  • We will be known as a student fast organization.
  • We will anticipate, plan and act decisively and with integrity.
  • We will be a responsible, contributing citizen of the community.
  • We will attain our vision through establishing partnership of diverse personality working effectively together.

Year of Establishment:
2008

Approval Authority
Ministry of Health & Family welfare

Number of Batches
04

Date of Commencement of classes of First Batch
26th January 2009.

Course Offered
MBBS (Rajshahi University)

Curriculum
Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council curriculum adapted by the Faculty of Medicine, University of Rajshahi in 2002.

Academic Year
January to July next year

Admission Time
December

Class Hours
8.00 AM to 3.00 PM with interval between 11.00 AM and 11.30 AM. For clinical students there is two hours of evening classes in the Hospital.

Affiliation of the College
The College is affiliated with the Rajshahi University as a constituent college since 2008.

College Accommodation
The College and the attached Hospital in this Campus are accommodated in 6 storied buildings with arrangements for 500 inpatients. The new building of the Hospital, called TMSS Medical College and Rafatullah Community Hospital, is being built to international standards near present RCH building. The hospital has an excellent Outpatient Department in addition to Inpatient facilities. The College also has several departments including Emergency Department. The College has recently acquired an extension part of RCH with a fully air conditioned operation theatre, patient examination and treatment arrangements.

Class Rooms
There are several large class rooms with necessary equipments for lectures. In addition, there are departmental tutorial rooms attached with the respective departments. The Anatomy Dissection Hall is fully equipped and air conditioned. The laboratories of various departments like Pathology, Biochemistry, etc are well equipped with necessary instruments.

Audiovisual Equipment
Each class is provided with overhead projector, slide projector and microphone system. In addition, multimedia projectors and computers are also available for teaching.

Library
The College has a modern fully air conditioned library located on the first floor. The library has a collection of over 5000 books including expensive latest monographs. It subscribes 07 international medical journals on an annual basis. The library has accommodation for seating 80 students and 12 teachers at any given time. The Medical Education Unit (MEU) is attached to the library. MEU has 4 computers for use by students and faculty members. Internet and E-mail facilities are freely available and are widely used here.

Information about Medical College Building
12 Storied College Academic Building having the floor space 4300 sft x 12=51,600. As per BM&DC requirement this Building accommodates.

  • Principal Office & Administrative section 4th Floor.
  • 3 Lecture Gallery with audiovisual facilities.
  • 7 Practical Lab & Tutorial rooms in Ground, 2nd & 11th floor attached to different department.
  • Department of Anatomy comprising Dissection Hall, museum and 1 lecture Gallery in Ground Floor.
  • Library & Histology Lab 1st floor.
  • Department of Physiology with Lab. Facilities and Lecture Theater No-2, 2nd Floor.
  • Department of Community Medicine with museum and the Department of Biochemistry in 3rd Floor.
  • Department of Microbiology & Pharmacology 10th Floor with Lab facilities (process of arrangements).
  • Department of Forensic medicine in 8th Floor (process of arrangements).
  • Department of Pathology, Common lecture Gallery in the11th Floor with Lab (process of arrangements).
  • Computer Lab with Internet facilities its attached to the administrative Block.
  • Guest Rooms setting arrangement of different categories of teacher are accommodated in this Building as par requirement.

Several TMC Committees
Several committees have been formed for smooth running academic & administrative tasks of TMSS Medical College (TMC) which are as follows.

01. Dormitory & Food Committee
Convener:
Prof. Dr. Md. Shajahan Ali Sarker, MBBS, M. Phil
Professor & Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:

Members:
Dr. Md. Azizar Rahman, MBBS, MCPS
Associate Professor of Pathology
&
Head of the Pathology Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Nahida Akhter Zahan, MBBS, FCPS
Assistant Professor of Microbiology
&
Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:

02. Environment & Cultural Committee
Convener:
Dr. Md. Azfarul Habib, MBBS, FCPS
Associate Professor of Community Medicine
&
Head of the Community Medicine Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Members:
Dr. Perveen Banu
Associate Professor (CC) of Gyne. & Obst.
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Manzurur Rahman Shah Choudhury, MBBS
Assistant Professor & Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Nahida Akhter Zahan, MBBS, FCPS
Assistant Professor of Microbiology
&
Head of the Department of Microbiology
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Ahmed Al Mustaque, MBBS
Assistant Professor of Orthopedics
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Nazmun Naher Poly, MBBS
Lecturer of Anatomy
Department of Anatomy
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Md. Kamrul Ahsan Zia
Assistant Professor of Forensic Medicine
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:

03. Disciplinary Committee
Convener:
Prof. Dr. Syed Mainul Hasan Sadik, MBBS,FCPS
Professor of Medicine
&
Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Members:
Prof. Dr. Md. Matlub Ahmed
Professor of Forensic Medicine
&
Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile: 01713-37 70 24
e-mail:
Prof. Dr. Subir Kumer Sarker, MBBS, M phil
Professor & Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Md. Azfarul Habib, MBBS, FCPS
Associate Professor of Community Medicine
&
Head of the Community Medicine Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Md. Azizar Rahman, MBBS, MCPS
Associate Professor of Pathology
&
Head of the Pathology Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:

04. Academic Committee
Convener:
Prof. Dr. Most. Rebeca Khatoon MBBS, FCPS
Professor of Gyne & Obs.
&
Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Members:
Prof. Dr. Md. Matlub Ahmed
Professor of Forensic Medicine
&
Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile: 01713-37 70 24
e-mail:
Prof. Dr. Syed Mainul Hasan Sadik, MBBS,FCPS
Professor of Medicine
&
Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Prof. Dr. Subir Kumer Sarker, MBBS, M phil
Professor & Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Prof. Dr. Abdus Shukur, MBBS,DCH,GDCS,DME
Professor of Pediatrics
&
Head of the Department of Pediatrics
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Md. Rashidul Islam, MBBS
Associate Professor of Dermatology
&
Head of the Department of Dermatology
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Md. Aynul Huq, MBBS, DMRD
Professor of Radiology & Imaging
&
Head of the Department of Radiology & Imaging
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Nigar Jahan, MBBS, FCPS
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
&
Head of the Department of Anesthesiology
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Md. Azfarul Habib, MBBS, FCPS
Associate Professor of Community Medicine
&
Head of the Community Medicine Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Md. Azizar Rahman, MBBS, MCPS
Associate Professor of Pathology
&
Head of the Pathology Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Narayan Chandra Barai, MBBS
Associate Professor (CC) of Ophthalmology
&
Head of the Department of Ophthalmology
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Manzurur Rahman Shah Choudhury, MBBS
Assistant Professor & Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Ronjon Kumar Nath, MBBS, M Phil
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
&
Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Nahida Akhter Zahan, MBBS, FCPS
Associate Professor of Microbiology
&
Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:

05. Students’ Counseling Committee
Convener:
Prof. Dr. Syed Mainul Hasan Sadik, MBBS,FCPS
Professor of Medicine
&
Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Members:
Prof. Dr. Abdus Shukur, MBBS,DCH,GDCS,DME
Professor of Pediatrics
&
Head of the Department of Pediatrics
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Prof. Dr. Md. Shajahan Ali Sarker, MBBS, M phil
Professor & Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:

06. Poor Students’ Management Committee
Convener:
Prof. Dr. Md. Matlub Ahmed, MBBS
Professor of Forensic Medicine
&
Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile: 01713-37 70 24
e-mail:
Members:
Prof. Dr. Most. Rebeca Khatoon MBBS, FCPS
Professor of Gyne & Obst.
&
Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Md. Aynul Huq, MBBS, DMRD
Professor of Radiology & Imaging
&
Head of the Department of Radiology & Imaging
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Md. Matiur Rahman, MBBS, MPH & Ph.D Fellow
Director, TMSS Health Sector
Bogra-5800, Bangladesh

07. Students’ Admission Committee
Convener:
Prof. Dr. Most. Rebeca Khatoon MBBS, FCPS
Professor of Gyne & Obst.
&
Head of the Department of Gynae & Obs.
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Members:
Deputy Executive Director of TMSS
TMSS, Bangladesh
Prof. Dr. Md. Shajahan Ali Sarker, MBBS, M phil
Professor & Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Md. Azfarul Habib, MBBS, FCPS
Associate Professor of Community Medicine
&
Head of the Community Medicine Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Manzurur Rahman Shah Choudhury, MBBS
Assistant Professor & Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Ronjon Kumar Nath, MBBS, M Phil
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
&
Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Nahida Akhter Zahan, MBBS, FCPS
Associate Professor of Microbiology
&
Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:

08. Religion and Human Rights Preservation Committee
Convener:
Prof. Dr. md. Shajahan Ali Sarker, MBBS, M phil
Professor & Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:

Member:
Dr. Md. Azizar Rahman, MBBS, MCPS
Associate Professor of Pathology
&
Head of the Pathology Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:

09. Gender Development & Ive-teaging Committee
Convener:
Prof. Dr. Most. Rebeca Khatoon MBBS, FCPS
Professor of Gyne & Obst.
&
Head of the Department of Gynae & Obs.
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Members:
Dr. Md. Azfarul Habib, MBBS, FCPS
Associate Professor of Community Medicine
&
Head of the Community Medicine Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Nazmun Naher Poly, MBBS
Lecturer of Anatomy
Department of Anatomy
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
10. Sports Committee
Convener:
Dr. Md. Aynul Huq, MBBS, DMRD
Professor of Radiology & Imaging
&
Head of the Department of Radiology & Imaging
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Members:
Dr. Md. Azfarul Habib, MBBS, FCPS
Associate Professor of Community Medicine
&
Head of the Community Medicine Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Manzurur Rahman Shah Choudhury, MBBS
Assistant Professor & Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Ahmed Al Mustaque, MBBS
Assistant Professor of Orthopedics
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:

11. Examination Controlling Committee
Academic Coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Abdus Shukur, MBBS,DCH,GDCS,DME
Professor of Pediatrics
&
Head of the Department of Pediatrics
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:

Phase-1: Head of the Department of Anatomy, TMSS Medical College (TMC).
Phase-2: Head of the Department of Pathology, TMSS Medical College (TMC).
Phase-3: Head of the Department of Medicine, TMSS Medical College (TMC)

12. Journal Committee
Convener:
Prof. Dr. Most. Rebeca Khatoon MBBS, FCPS
Professor of Gyne & Obst.
&
Head of the Department of Gynae & Obs.
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Members:
Prof. Dr. Syed Mainul Hasan Sadik
MBBS,FCPS
Professor of Medicine
&
Head of the Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Prof. Dr. Abdus Shukur, MBBS,DCH,GDCS,DME
Professor of Pediatrics
&
Head of the Department of Pediatrics
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Md. Azfarul Habib, MBBS, FCPS
Associate Professor of Community Medicine
&
Head of the Community Medicine Department
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Md. Kazi Wali Ahmed, MBBS, Ph.D
Associate Professor of Pharmacology
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail:
Dr. Md Abdul Mojid, MBBS, FCPS
Assistant Professor of Surgery
TMSS Medical College (TMC)
Mobile:
e-mail: