North East Medical College

Project Information

Established in 1998, North East Medical College is the best private medical college in Bangladesh located in South Surma Upazila in Sylhet. The medical college is affiliated with Sylhet Medical University (SMU) and Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) under the School of Medical Sciences. The college campus has two buildings – one academic and another an 800-bedded facility teaching hospital.    The medical college offers a 6-year MBBS course in English, including one year clinical internship in the college hospital. The medical degree of North East Medical College is recognized by the Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council. The state-of-the-art infrastructural facilities at this medical college combined with top-tier medical education makes it an epitome of MBBS in Bangladesh.

North East Medical College: Quick Highlights

University Recognitions
  • European Medical Association (EMA), UK
  • Higher Learning Accreditation Consultation & Training (HLACT), UK
  • General Medical Council (GMC), UK
  • International Accreditation Organization (IAO)
  • Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER)
  • world directory of Medical School under World Health Organization (WHO)
  • Bangladesh College of Physicians & Surgeons (BCPS)
  • Bangladesh Medical & Dental Council (BM&DC), Bangladesh.
Medium of Teaching English
MBBS Course Duration 6 years (with internship)
Eligibility Criteria
  • Minimum 60% aggregate score in PCB subjects.
  • Minimum 17 years of age as of 31st December in admission year.
  • Qualifying NEET score.
NEET Required Yes
Academic Session January/February

North East Medical College Fee Structure 2024-25

One time development fee


Admission fee


Tuition fee per month:

  1. Pre-clinical class (200*18 months)
  2. Clinical class (200*42 months)



Other fees (one time)


Hostel fees for 5 years


Clinical fees 


Total MBBS fees in Dollar


Total MBBS fees in INR


MBBS Syllabus at North East Medical College





First phase

1.5 years

Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry

First professional MBBS

Second phase

1 year

Community Medicine and Forensic Medicine

Second professional MBBS

Third phase

1 year

Pharmacology & Therapeutics, Pathology, and Microbiology 

Third professional MBBS

Fourth phase

1.5 years

Medicine & Allied subjects , Surgery & Allied subjects, and Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Fourth professional MBBS

Eligibility Criteria For Admission to North East Medical College

Indian students are advised to adhere to the NMC (MCI) guidelines to study MBBS in Bangladesh. Below is the criteria to be met to pursue medical education in Bangladesh.

  • The students must have passed their 10th and 12th standards from a recognized board.
  • The students must have scored a minimum of 60% in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.
  • The student must be 17 years old as on 31 December in the year of admission.
  • The students must have passed the NEET UG exam in the admission year.

Admission Process

Step 1: Fill up the admission form from the university and submit the required documents.

Step 2: Get an admission/invitation letter from the university.

Step 3: Apply for the student visa by submitting your passport and other supporting documents.

Step 4: Pay your tuition fees for the first year. If availing an education loan, Rus Education will take you through the process.

Step 5: Pack your bags with all the essential items you will require in Bangladesh.

Step 6: Board your flights to Bangladesh and begin your journey of MBBS in Bangladesh.

Documents Required For Admission

  • 10th mark sheet and certificate
  • 11th mark sheet
  • 12th mark sheet and certificate
  • Original passport
  • Police clearance certificate
  • Affidavit (sponsorship)
  • Bank statement (six months)
  • University admission letter
  • University fee confirmation letter
  • Equivalence certificate (from university)
  • University admission form
  • Visa application form
  • 12 Photographs on matt paper
  • Equivalence TT copy
  • University fee TT copy
  • Demand draft in favor of Bangladesh High Commission

Documents such as the admission letter from the university, converted currencies, etc., will be facilitated by the team of Rus Education.

Why Study MBBS at North East Medical College?

  • Budget-friendly MBBS fees structure.
  • Provides holistic medical education incorporating theoretical and practical aspects of medicine.
  • Internationally accepted medical degree.
  • Teaching methodologies include lectures, field workshops, group projects, webinars, seminars, etc. 
  • Uncompromised sanitation in hostel facilities. 
  • Separate hostel facilities for boys and girls. 
  • Prestigious scholarships are available for students on merit basis.
  • English medium medical education for international students.
  • No donations for admission.
  • No entrance exams like IELTS or TOEFL.
  • The college is a center of medical research and healthcare facilities. 
  • Extremely qualified teaching faculty and professors.
  • Advanced infrastructure and well-equipped facilities like innovative laboratories, advanced classrooms, etc.
  • Advanced library with over 10,000 medical books and journals. 
  • Clinical training at the college hospital on the bedside of patients.

Student Life at North East Medical College

  • Hygienic hostel facilities, equipped with common rooms, reading rooms, cafeteria, etc.
  • Transportation facilities are available for students residing outside the premises of the college campus.
  • The college organizes festive celebrations of various countries for the students.
  • Students are given international exposure to help them build a global career.
  • Various highly-qualified foreign teaching faculties visit the medical college for guest lectures.
  • Students participate in seminars, conferences, workshops, etc. to enhance their medical knowledge. 
  • Medical training is provided to the students at the college hospital with real patients.

Sylhet: City at a glance

  • Sylhet and Dhaka are 235 kilometers apart and it takes 6 hours to reach the capital city of Dhaka from Sylhet.
  • Sylhet is the coldest place in Bangladesh with an average high temperature of just 25°C. High monsoons usually come from June to July.
  • Sylhet in Bangladesh is 30 minutes ahead of India.
  • Buses, auto rickshaws, taxicabs, trains, etc. are the popular modes of transportation.
  • Ratargul Swamp Forest, Panthumai, Jaflong, Bisnakandi, and Lalakhal are the popular attractions in Sylhet.