In 2005 Southern Medical College & Hospital (SMCH) was established in Chittagong with aiming to give the nation a group of luminous medical graduates. This medical college is one of the best colleges in Bangladesh, for taking students from other countries.

Table of Contents
1. Quick Summary
2. Why Study MBBS in Southern Medical College
3. Admission & Eligibility
4. Fee Structure
5. Infrastructure
6. Facilities
7. Affiliated Hospitals
8. How to Reach

Quick Summary

Established: 2005
Tuition Fees: 5,50,000 INR Approximate per Year
Living Expenses: 15,000 to 20,000 INR Approximate per month
Hostel : In-Campus Hostel Available
Food : Indian Food Available
Medium of Instruction: English
Duration Of Study : 5 Years
College Type: Private
Admission season: September
Address: Southern Medical College & Hospital, Southern Medical College Road, East Nasirabad, Khulshi, P/O: Polytechnic, Chittagong-4209, Bangladesh
Affiliated Hospital: Southern Medical College Hospital
Total Beds Available : 500
Other Names: SMCHC, Southern Medical College and Hospital Chittagong, Medical Institute of Southern ,Chittagong, Southern Medical Institute Chittagong.
Affiliated University: University of Chittagong
Contact: +88-031-6850758
Recognized By: This Medical College is approved by Medical Council of India (MCI), Nepal Medical Council (NMC), Director General Health Service DGHS (Dhaka) & Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bangladesh Medical & Dental Council (BM&DC)

Why Study MBBS in Southern Medical College

  • Southern Medical College one of the leading medical college in Bangladesh, This medical college is approved by Medical Council of India (MCI), Nepal Medical Council (NMC), Director General Health Service DGHS (Dhaka) & Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
  • It has been providing more than 25% seats for foreign students, this college is one of the choosable medical college for foreign students.
  • This medical college is providing a very good atmosphere campus, secured hostel facilities. A  multi-special treatment hospital is located inside the college which helps students while doing their clinical practice.
  • This college has very low fees structure, totally 35000 to 40000 USD for MBBS Course.


Admission Procedure and Eligibility

  • Applicant must have passed higher secondary certificate Examination or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology as a major or compulsory subject.
  • Applicant must have passed SSC(10th) or equivalent examination not before four years and HSC(12th) or equivalent examination not before two years and  obtained average 75% or equivalent grade in secondary school certificate (SSC) and higher secondary certificate (HSC), Approx 65% in subjects separately, 4 GPA in SSC & HSC.

Admission process

  • All academic certificate must be transferred to Bangladesh standard, this process through the collection of Equivalence Certificate from DGHS Dhaka and Student Visa process through the embassy of Bangladesh.
  • Students should be submitted in SMCH prescribed forms and attested copies of mark sheets and certificates etc. have to be furnished along with the application.
  • The certificates and mark sheets must be attested by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the respective country of the applicant’s academic institution.
  • Without attestation, no application will be accepted. After this applicants will require to produce all academic certificates and mark sheets in original during their admission.

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Fee Structure

Year Tuition Fee (INR) Tuition Fee (USD)
First year  10,68000 INR  15,000 USD
Second year   4,28000 INR   6,000 USD
Third year   4,28000 INR   6,000 USD
Fourth year   4,28000 INR   6,000 USD
Fifth year   4,28000 INR   6,000 USD
Total Fees   27,80,000 INR   39,000 USD



Southern Medical College & Hospital is spread over on 2.5 acres of land at East Nasirabad, Khulshi, Chittagong. This College has well organized administrative offices & all the departments are well-furnished & adequately equipped for the lectures, tutorials, dissection. There are laboratories with a spacious practical room, museum & library with all sort of subject books, journals and separated reading rooms for students and faculties with comfortable seating arrangements. E-library and sources are available on computers with internet facilities.

This College infrastructure consists of Five buildings, first academic building with four storied. There are two hospital buildings available, one with five storied and other hospital building with six storied. Students hostel building with five storied available separately for Male and female students. Kidney dialysis unit building is available.


Southern Medical College in Chittagong has separate hostel accommodation facilities for both male students and female students. The hostel is situated inside the college campus. The student can reach the college within a few minutes. The Hostel rooms are well designed and Comfortable for students to stay. The authority Providing these hostel facilities at a low cost. Students can stay here for the whole educational year in colleges. Indian Students can have Indian food, Hygienic mess and dining facilities are available. This college leads the students to participate in extracurricular activities and also health camps and other activities are organized by the college for the students. This medical college is providing other facilities like a cafeteria, departmental store and prayer rooms are available.

Affiliated Hospitals

Southern Medical College affiliated Hospital (SMCH) was established in 2005 in Chittagong. This medical college teaching hospital has 500 beds. This hospital is one of the multi-specialty hospitals in Chittagong. This can help by providing the highest possible quality of effective care and treatment with low cost to every patient and producing good levels of patient satisfaction.  This hospital is providing all sort of medical practical chances to students. Southern Medical College hospital has two buildings and its functioning quite well. It has separated Kidney dialysis unit building. It is notable that only two hospitals in Chittagong have a special unit for Kidney dialysis facilities.

  Developed the Orthopedic Department at Chittagong is still lagging behind in this area but here the good facilities for that department. This medical college hospital completely equipped with all sort of facilities. This hospital has departments services like General medicine, General surgery, Gynecological And Obstetric, Pediatric, orthopaedics, ophthalmology, ENT. Special departments of Kidney and Dialysis, ICU and CCU and Dermatology and Venereology, pathology, developed operation theatres, diagnose department are available.

How to Reach

Bahaddarhat Bus Terminal, Chittagong to Southern medical college has 5.7 km, we can reach within 15 min through Bayazid Bostami road to CDA Ave/N1. Another bus stand is BRTC bus stand we can reach this college within 16 min. Chittagong Railway station to Southern medical college has 7.0 km through CDA Ave and Jubilee road we can reach this place within 20 min. Southern Medical college and hospital to Shah Amanat International Airport in Chittagong has 23.5 km with reaching the time of 45 min, through airport road.

1 Review

Azad faroque
December 16, 2023 at 10:37 am

Dear sir
My name Azad faroque am from India, how to get admition

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