Good News: 2 New Medical Colleges to be Opened in Punjab Soon
Something good is there for the students belonging to the field of Medical and dentistry. There are only few Public Medical Colleges ranging from 10-15 in whole Punjab and the number of applicants to get admission in Medical Colleges either in MBBS and BDS are more than 50 thousands. And Last time according to the MCAT Exam 2016 Stats these numbers approached the limit of 55k thousands and there were only 3500 MBBS seats in whole Punjab to entertain them.
Public Hospitals in Punjab are lacking in the young talent in the form of Physicians, Doctors and surgeons to deal with the patients because the senior and fresh doctors leaving Pakistan and moving to other countries and this is creating space in the field of medical in Pakistan.
During the Conference today in Lahore Provincial Health Minister Punjab Khwaja Salman Rafeeq discussed all these matters with their team and they decided to built two new Medical Colleges in Punjab to improve the Health and Medical Education Standards in Punjab.
Khwaja Saad Rafique announced today that these Medical Colleges will be in Multan and Rawalpindi. In Multan The Nishter Medical College is serving people and Medical Students up to its maximum limit and it is a dire need to open a New Public Medical College in Multan along with the Public Hospital. And same is the condition with the medical colleges in Rawalpindi.
And Yet they hadn’t announced the budget, venue , Name, offered Programs and other specification at these colleges.