A brief history of the Medical College Hospital.

Jalalabad Ragib-Rabeya Medical College, Sylhet is situated in divisional headquarter of Sylhet Division and located at Ragib-Rabeya Medical College Road, Pathantula, Sylhet, Bangladesh. Jalalabad Ragib-Rabeya Medical College, Sylhet which is about 225 km from Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. Sylhet is the land of saints and sufis and may be termed as the spiritual centre of Bangladesh. It is surrounded by lush tea gardens, hills and valleys in a picturesque landscape. It has an excellent rail, road, air and river communications linking with the capital City Dhaka as well as Port City Chittagong. It takes only 22 minutes by air from Dhaka to Sylhet and 41/2 hours by road. 

Number of approved seat for students admission each session 130
Number of Present Total Student (Studying)
Land details
Deed numbers
3342/96, 14/20.02.2013, 10/30.07.2010, 1/13.03.2004
Tarapur, Sylhet: Number-76; Khatian no.: 17, 7, 406, 7208
Total land area
8.94 Acres
Number of academic buildings
Number of hostel buildings 
Total Floor space of academic and hostel buildings
4,57,300 sft. 
Number of hospital buildings
5 having total floor space 3,08,500 sft. 
Number of Hospital Beds
Number of free beds
10 percent of total beds. 
Bed occupancy
75 percent (Approximate)
Government approval 
  • First academic approval for the session 1994-1995
  • Latest academic approval for the session 2024-2025
BM&DC approval
  • First approval for the session 1994-1995
  • Latest approval for the session 2020-2021 (Applied for renewal)
University approval
  • First academic approval for the session 1994-1995
  • Latest academic approval for the session 2021-2022  (Applied for renewal)


The college has two 10 storied twin tower and one 02 storied building near the hospital building. At present floor space of the college is 4,57,300 sft. The hospital's floor space is 3,08,500 sft.



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Recognized by Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council (BMDC).

Affiliated by Shahjalal University of Science & Technology, Sylhet and also affiliated by Bangamata Sheikh Fazilatunnesa Mujib Medical University, Sylhet from the session 2018-2019.

Enlisted in the World Directory of Medical Schools, published by WHO.


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Enlisted in the International Medical Education Directory (IMED). Required to apply in USMLE examination by ECFMG, USA for job/post graduate training in the USA and North American countries.

Post Graduate training in the hospital is recognized by Bangladesh College of Physicians and Surgeons (BCPS) in following


01. Medicine 02. Surgery 03. Obs. & Gynae 04. Paediatric 05. Ophthalmology
06. Otolaryngology 07. Psychiatry 08. Pathology 09. Orthopaedics 10. Cardiology
11. Dermatology & Venereology 12. Physical Medicine 13. Radiology & Imaging 14. Biochemistry  

  • Medical Education Unit with modern equipments 
  • Common rooms for male and female students
  • Annual Magazines and wall magazines
  • Debates and Seminars
  • Games and Sports (indoor & outdoor)
  • Incentive for teachers for their research works and publications .
  • Guest house
  • Study tour