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College Focus

Burdwan Homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital

Burdwan, West Bengal



         The Burdwan Homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital was established on 14th June, 1978. The land and building of the college was donated by Sri Radha Kanta Saran Dev Mahanto Maharaj by a deed of Settlement on 30.06.1979. The college authority as per its further need in addition to old buildings, it built another two separate buildings for college and Hospital.
         The college is located at heart of Burdwan City at Nibark Bhaban, Rajganj. Nutanganj of West Bengal. It is about 2kms from Burdwan Railway station and of 95kms away from Kolkata. It is located at king’s religious field “Mahanto Asthal” stretching over 7.13 Acres of land, still possessing some prestigious heritage building including cinematic holy Radha-Krishna Temple. It has spacious OPD surrounding the old heritage buildings. The college has well equipped laboratories, museums, demonstration hall, dissection hall, lecture theatre with modern and highly sophisticated equipments. It provides Central Library with reading room facilities and Departmental Library.
         Initially it started with the then prevailing D.M.S. course under Council of Homoeopathic Medicine, West Bengal and since 1983 as per the directive of Central Council of Homoeopathy it started unified diploma course D.H.M.S. In the year 1992 Central Council of Homoeopathy decided to upgrade to degree course, then the college started B.H.M.S. degree course in the year 1995.
         The college is recognized by Central Council of Homoeopathy; Dept. of AYUSH, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India, New Delhi. The college is affiliated to West Bengal University of Health Sciences. The college provides a degree course, BHMS of 51/2 years duration with an annual intake capacity of 50 students. It is attached to 50 bedded hospital. The out - patient and in - patient departments of the Institute provide free medical care to the patients suffering from different ailments.
         Prof. Dr. Pannalal De with a wide academic experience serves as the Principal of the college since 2nd September 2014.

Address for Correspondence

Burdwan Homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital
Nimbark Bhaban, P.O. Rajganj,
Nutanganj, Burdwan, West Bengal
Phone no: +91-342-2530601
Fax: +91-342-2530601
Email: info@bwnhmch.com

Prof. Dr. Pannalal De