Ameer-ud-Din Medical College (PGMI)
About Ameer-ud-Din-Medical CollegeAmeer-ud-Din Medical College was established in 2011. Since then, the college has been offering a five-year-long undergraduate program leading to the degree of MBBS. Ameer-ud-Din Medical College (PGMI) is registered with PMDC, listed in IMED, and is an affiliated institution of PGMI and UHS. Moreover, the college is also approved by the ministry of health. Lahore General Hospital is attached as a training and teaching hospital. For the Session 2014-15, as per the declaration of the University of Health Sciences (UHS) Lahore, the admissions were open to Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery (MBBS) and Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) programs.
MBBS at Ameer-ud-DinThe MBBS program at Ameer-ud-Din is structured to equip students with apposite knowledge and skills required to understand the health of individuals and of communities. Moreover, the curriculum of the MBBS program follows the requirements of the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC), which is the registering body in Pakistan.
DepartmentsThe departments at AMC are:
- Obstetrics & Gynae
- Pediatrics medicine
- Pediatric surgery
- Plastic surgery
- Community medicine
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Community medicine
- Forensic medicine
Admission ProcessThe entry test for admission in AMC is MDCAT, also called MCAT. So, to learn about the MDCAT and the admission process for getting into Ameer-ud-Din Medical College (PGMI), read this guide. Click Mdcat. However, for any further information about the admission process, you can check out the official website of the college.
Fee Structure of Ameer-ud-DinThe fee structure of the college is decided according to the government of Punjab’s policy.
Facilities in the College for Students
Research LabsThere are well-equipped research labs in the college for the purpose of research as well as teaching. Notably, the departments of Anatomy, Biochemistry, Morbid Anatomy & Histopathology, Haematology, Microbiology, Chemical Pathology, Physiology, and Forensic Medicine Department have their own research labs.
Audio Visual DepartmentAn audiovisual department is present on the campus. In particular, the audiovisual department comprises of a modeler, photographer, and projectionists to facilitate teaching. Moreover, this department also aids research work.
InternetTo help students and teachers, a Wi-fi Hotspot Internet facility is present in the college premises.
Resources to Help Students at AMCThere are many resources that can help students with their studies in AMC.
LibraryAmeer-ud-Din Medical College (PGMI) has a well-furnished library. The library comprises of about 12,855 books. Furthermore, different journals and other references material is available for research purpose. Additionally, students at the college can also access the services of a digital library of the Higher Education Commission (HEC) which will be discussed in the next section.
Digital Library for the StudentsStudents at Ameer-ud-Din have unlimited access to a digital library, which is provided by the Higher Education Commission. Resources available at the digital library
- American Chemical Society
- Cambridge University Press (cup)
- Edinburgh University Press
- Elsevier (science direct)
- McGraw Hill Collections
- Project Muse
- Science Online
- Taylor & Francis Journals
Dr. Najeeb’s LecturesOne more common source for students in medical school, other than the Internet and library, is video lectures. Students at AMC highly recommend Dr. Najeeb lectures, one of the most trusted ones in medical schools worldwide. These are especially useful for those students who need help in understanding the concepts taught in Ameer-ud-Din Medical College (PGMI). One can find lectures on all the topics included in the medical college curriculum, which is directed as PMDC. The lectures, on Gross Anatomy, Neuro-anatomy, Embryology, Histology, Physiology, Biochemistry, Genetics, Pharmacology, Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology, available on his website can help any medical student ace his/her examination. Similarly, students find these videos very useful as they help a lot in comprehending the material which they find tough to understand. Moreover, Dr. Najeeb makes sure that the concepts are taught in a simple yet effective way. Also, he also draws illustrations as the lecture progresses and teaches in a complete classroom-like way. Additionally, students can visit his website drnajeeblectures.com and can try a lecture for free before getting a lifetime subscription. You can check more details about the topics by visiting the video library.
Lahore General HospitalLahore General Hospital is the affiliated hospital with Ameer-ud-Din Medical College (PGMI). It is situated on Ferozepur Road, Lahore and has an area of over 256 Kanals. The hospital is a tertiary care hospital and has a capacity of 1600 beds. Additionally, the general hospital is one of the largest hospitals of Lahore. Today, the hospital has the biggest Neuro-center of Pakistan, called PINS. Additionally, it has a large spectrum of various medical as well as surgical specialties.
AchievementsIn 2015, the college achieved a 99% result. While, in 2016, AMC scored 100% passing score for the first Professional Part 1 examination. Furthermore, in 2017, Ameer-ud-Din Medical stood first by securing 95.51 % overall score.
Societies at Ameer-ud-Din Medical College (PGMI)The students at AMS take part in many extra-curricular activities. However, the most prominent student societies are:
- Arts & Photographic Society of Ameer-ud-Din Medical College (PGMI)
- Ameer-ud-Din Literary Society
- Debating Society of Ameer-ud-Din
- Sports society