The Medical College
Islamic International Medical College (IIMC) is a private sector medical Institution established in 1996 Pakistan with a unique vision of combining Islamic ethical values with medical education. Its mission is to produce doctors who are equipped with best knowledge of medical sciences as well as are good practicing Muslims. It offers five years basic and clinical training leading to the degree of MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery). The college is recognized by the Pakistan Medical & Dental Council as well as by international bodies.
Our vision is to be an Institution that sets the standards for educating health professionals, scientists, researchers and teachers to be the leaders of change in creating a better world for all its inhabitants and to build a community with mutual respect, sacrifice for others and peaceful co-existence reflective of Islamic ethical values. The graduates from Islamic International Medical College shallachieve excellence in their chosen fields, promote social justice in health care delivery and shall demonstrate extra ordinary compassion and commitment to the service for others irrespective of gender, colour, religion and race. Our graduates shall possess best possible knowledge and skills and exhibit highest standards of ethics and morality so that Islamic International Medical College isrecognized as the most respected Institution at national as well as International level as a flagship of revival best Medicine practiced in Muslim golden era. Our students, Muslims and Non-Muslims alike, should also acquire all the characteristics of a good human as envisaged by God (Allah the Almighty) in its holy books and sayings of His Prophets.
The Islamic International Medical College stands for the movement for development and practice of integrated, value based, quality education in medical sciences with excellence and professionalism. Our goal is to be recognized as the most accomplished and respected Medical College and our graduates should remain visibly distinct in the fields of patient care, medical research and medical education.
Our mission is to develop health professionals with commitment to excellence in health care delivery equal to all in available circumstances. They will be humane, professionally excellent, lifelong learners and practitioners of Islamic Ethical values. They will be committed to health professionals’ education and health delivery, fostering competencies in community health care as well as global health needs. They will be actively involved in meaningful research in health profession education, health delivery system and complementary medicine. The graduates of the Medical Program of Islamic International Medical College are expected to be equipped with appropriate knowledge to undertake postgraduate studies in any branch of Medicine and to play their part in Health Education and Health Delivery systems in all capacities and in wherever they work.
Our graduates shall desire to strive to rank on top among graduates from national and international medical schools.
Aims & Objectives
IIMC was founded with sole purpose of providing quality education, disciplined behaviour and character building of the budding doctors. The graduating doctors are expected to be:
- Good, practicing and enlightened Muslim medical professionals.
- Committed to Professional excellence with strong community orientation.
- Able to manage emergencies in clinical practice.
- Research oriented knowledge seekers.
- Conversant with application of latest information technology in medical profession.
The college is located in the middle of sprawling green lawns of the historic premises of old Supreme Court building with beautiful orchids around, on Peshawar Road, in Rawalpindi Cantonment area. This historical building is constructed over an area of 40 Kanals and has 80,000 sq. feet covered area. IIMC has state-of-the-art labs, museums, dissection hall, mortuary, demonstration rooms, lecture halls, seminar rooms, library, laboratories, skill lab and cafeterias. The shopping area of Sadar is at a walking distance. Various reputed commercial banks are easily approachable. There are several 3-5 star hotels nearby. Telegraph and Post Office are also at a walking distance.
- The First Private Sector Medical College to be Recognized by PM&DC in Federal Area as well as Northern part of the country.
One of the Top Medical Colleges in Pakistan
HEC Ranked Riphah International University at 2nd Place among Private Sector Medical Universities all over Pakistan
- IIMC is also listed in the WHO directory of accredited medical schools and universities, International Medical Education Directory, USA (IMED) and International Institute of Medical Education, USA (IIME).
- It is also on the list of International Medical Education Directory USA. (lMED) on the list of International Institute of Medical Education (USA).
Affiliated Teaching Hospitals
- Pakistan Railways Teaching Hospital:
The Hospital is located in Westridge, a densely populated area of Rawalpindi. It is a unique collaboration of private-public sector partnership in health sector. Under this collaboration, IIMCT have been given full control of Railways Hospital for 66 years. IIMC Trust provided faculty, staff, high tech equipment to transform this hospital due to 400 bed teaching hospital. All departments of this hospital are upgraded to match with the standards of tertiary care. This has led to recognition of all five of its major departments i.e. Medicine, Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics, Pediatrics and Anesthesia for FCPS training by College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan. This hospital is a true general public hospital so there is rich teaching material for both undergraduate and postgraduate students. To meet the academic needs two lecture theaters and seven demonstration rooms were added in the hospital. IIMCT provides completely free health services to Railways beneficiary. The Trust is under taking construction of a new block comprising an academic section, Physiotherapy department, outdoor clinics and additional 100 beds. This will allow introduction of services in additional specialized areas.
- Islamic International Medical Complex:
Islamic International Medical Complex is part of Riphah International University Islamabad Campus. It is located on 7th Avenue close to CDA (Capital Development Authority) offices in Sector G-7/4 of Islamabad. It is 100-bedded tertiary care hospital providing State-Of-The-Art health facilities. This hospital augments IIMCT Pakistan Railway Hospital and completes PM&DC requirements of 500 beds.
- Riphah International Hospital, Sihala, Zone V, Islamabad
- Hearts International Hospital
Hearts International Hospital is a highly specialized hospital delivering high-tech care in cardiology, pulmonology, gastroenterology and many other areas. This institute is run by the people who have national and international repute in cardiology and cardiac surgery. The hospital further augments teaching facilities for undergraduate and postgraduate students and is over and above mandatory requirements of PM&DC.
Maj. Gen. (R) Prof. Masood Anwar
Dean, Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences
Maj Gen (R) Prof. Masood Anwar, HI(M); B.Sc. MCPS (Clin Path), FCPS (Path) has served as Professor of Pathology (Haematology) in Armed Forces Institute of Pathology and Army Medical College for 13 years. He established Armed Forces Bone Marrow Transplant Centre, first in public sector in Pakistan. He is former Commandant Armed Forces Bone Marrow Transplant Centre, Commandant Armed Forces Institute of Pathology and Principal of Army Medical College. He has also been Executive Director, National Institute of Health. He has been conferred Fellowship of Pakistan Academy of Medical Sciences and College of Pathologists Pakistan. Currently he is President Pakistan Association of Pathologists, Vice President Pakistan Thalassemia Welfare Association. He is also member of Council of College of Pathologists Pakistan. He has more than 20 years experience of teaching both undergraduate and postgraduate medical students. He has more than 200 research publications and has contributed in several books.