Medical College is perhaps one among the oldest medical colleges in the country that provides education in the fields of medicine, nursing and paramedical sciences. This college also has a hospital within its campus with a capacity of 1400 beds. Courses are offered in both undergraduate and postgraduate levels and diploma courses are also awarded in this institution. Great infrastructure, dedicated faculty, hostel, in-campus hospital etc. make this college a very good center to study medicine.
Medical College was established in the year 1835 by the resolution passed and is the oldest Institution known in the domain of medical practices. The college offers Undergraduate, Post graduate and diploma courses in affiliation with West Bengal University of Health Sciences. This was the first college to teach medical course in Asia Hence naming it as Medical College.