Facilities

Infrastructure and facilities, in adequate quantity and of high quality, is key factors for a Medical College to attain and sustain Excellency in Medical Education and Health Services. National Medical College has the world class physical infrastructure and manpower, equipments of most advance and sophisticate technology. The college gives utmost priority to develop and have proper management of all necessary facilities for academic, extra-curricular and recreational activities of the students.


TEACHING HOSPITAL

imageThe physical infrastructure of the 1050 bedded Teaching Hospital of National Medical College has been designed and built to suite the international standards with all the essential and desirable facilities. The hospital complex houses many multi-storied buildings that accommodate the OPDs and wards of the clinical departments, Emergency department, Operation Theatres, Central Laboratory, Blood Bank, Pharmacies, and Canteen etc. Fully furnished residential accommodation has been provided to all the faculty members, medical officers, Nursing and other Para-Medical staff in close vicinity of the hospital. Round the clock Ambulance, Pharmacy, Blood Bank services are available within the hospital complex. The OPDs of the various departments together have a capacity to treat about 1000 patients daily. The average daily OPD attendance is between 600 to 700. The average Bed Occupancy in the wards remain around 75 percent throughout the year.

Here are some special features of the Teaching Hospital:

• The Radiology Department has the most advance and sophisticate medical equipments such as MRI, Multi-slicer C.T. Scan, 3 & 4D Colour Ultrasound, Color Doppler, Ultrasound, Digital Mammography, Fully Computerized Radiology System, Floroscopy with image intensifier etc.

• The Surgery Department has several super specialty units such as Plastic-Surgery, Uro-Surgery, Pediatric Surgery in addition to the fully computerized Endoscopy for treatment and investigation facility.

• The Medicine Department has fully equipped I.C.U., C.C.U., Haemodialysis unit, TMT, Holstar and Echo-Cardiography facilities.

• The Pediatrics Department has a separate Neonatology Unit with a most sophisticated 20 bedded NICU & PICU

• The Department of Orthopedics has the facility for Digital C-Arm for various type of Ortho, surgery, spinal surgery, Orthoscopy for investigation & treatment.

• The full fledged physiotherapy centre has the most advance and sophisticate equipments/ instruments.

• The Preventive clinic has specially trained Doctors & Para Medical staff for the separate units like DOTs clinic, Immunization cell and Counseling cell.

• Full fledged Disaster Management Unit in full preparedness with manpower and materials.


ACADEMIC COMPLEX:

The main academic complex comprises of the Basic Medical Science Departments, Lecture Theatres, Central Library, Examination Hall and Teaching Hospital.

IBMS BLOCKS

imageThe Integrated Basic Medical Sciences (IBMS) Block houses the Pre-Clinical departments of Anatomy, Physiology, Pathology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology and Microbiology in addition to the departments of Community Medicine and Forensic Medicine. Each of these departments has fully equipped laboratory, museum, departmental library, Seminar/ Tutorial rooms and adequate rooms for faculty and staff. Given the highly integrated and community oriented curriculum of the Medical and Nursing Courses, this is a major advantage of having all the Basic Medical Science departments and the Community Medicine departments located in a single block




LECTURE THEATER COMPLEX

imageAltogether there are eight lecture theatres organized in two blocks (each having four theatres). Each of these well ventilated lecture theatres are vary spacious, fully air-conditioned and equipped with all modern audio-visual equipments. The capacity of the individual theatres varies between 100 to 200 seats.

 





LIBRARY NETWORK

A well organized library with rich stock of reading materials can be described as the life line of any academic institution.

Each of the Clinical, Para-Clinical and Pre-Clinical departments has well organized Departmental Library with wide collection of text/reference books and Journals in their respective as well as allied subjects. However, the central library remains the core of the library network of this college. The Nursing Campus has its own separate library network..


CENTRAL LIBRARY

imageThe Central Library is housed in a separate huge and beautiful double storied building located at the center of the college campus. It has been acknowledged as one of the best libraries in Nepal. The central library can accommodate about 250 readers at a time. Separate reading space have been provided to the faculty members, Postgraduate students/interns and the undergraduate students. Seating comfortableness, ventilation and lighting have been well taken care of. There is adequate provision for drinking water and toilet facility in each floor. .
The Central library has a very rich collection of more than 15 thousand volumes of Text/Reference books (of many titles in each subject).It regularly subscribes more than 75 National/International Medical Journals covering all the Clinical, Para-Clinical and Pre-Clinical subjects in addition to a long list of WHO periodicals/reports.
The library offers internet/e-mail and photocopy services to its readers. There is the Audiovisual sections for self learning by students through the use of videos, slides and CD-ROMs. The members can borrow books under home issue system as per the rules of the library. Strict adherence to code of conduct inside the library is a must for all categories of readers.
As the Central Library has Hinary Internet facility, any one can download any time any type of international medical journal of their interest & choice for recent medical knowledge and research purpose.


FACULTY QUARTERS

imageNational Medical College has provided well furnished residential accommodation to all undergraduate and Post-graduate students; Faculty Members; Nursing and other technical staff. There are separate hostels for Boys & Girls students. Furniture, food, recreation and all other aspects of comfort have been given high priority in the hostels for students. Facilities for Outdoor/Indoor games, Gymnasium, Aerobic exercise hall adds to the attainment of Physical and mental fitness of the students.






 
BOYS HOSTEL

imageThe hostels for boys together have 500 rooms with fully furnished single seated accommodation with toilet and small pantry attached. There are excellent facilities for indoor/outdoor games, Gymnasium etc. There are three cafeterias for boy’s hostel where student can order & chose the food material of their choice.








 
GIRLS HOSTEL

imageThe hostels for girls together have 400 rooms with fully furnished single seated accommodation with toilet and small kitchen attached. There are excellent facilities for indoor/outdoor games, Aerobic exercise etc.
There are three cafeterias for girl’s hostel where student can order & chose the food material of their choice.

Post Graduate Students Quarter

There is a separate apartment for residential accommodation for the P.G. students. Each student is allotted a flat that consists of one living room with toilet attached and a kitchen and have separate canteen for hygienic and nutritious food.

Faculty Quarters

All the faculty members have been provided with spacious and well furnished residential quarters within the college campus. There is a separate block of quarters having more space and facilities for all the Heads of the departments.

Medical Officer’s Quarters

All the Registrars and Medical Officers have been provided with spacious and well furnished residential quarters within the college campus.

Nurses Quarters

Nursing staff have been provided with spacious and well furnished residential quarters within the college campus.

 

AUDITORIUM

imageThis is a huge and beautiful auditorium with the capacity to accommodate about 1000 persons. The auditorium is used for cultural as well as scientific programs like Seminar/Conferences/ Workshops etc.

 

 

 

 

NURSING CAMPUS

imageThe Nursing Campus comprises of the academic building, the central library, Nursing student hostel and quarters for the Nursing faculty. The National Medical College Teaching hospital is just a minute’s walking distance from the Nursing Campus.

The multi-storied academic building houses the lecture rooms, examination hall, faculty rooms, Principal’s office, laboratories and the examination and admission section. There are altogether six lecture rooms, each having the capacity to accommodate 60 students. These lecturer rooms are well ventilated and have been provided with the modern sophisticate Audio-visual equipments. The examination hall has the seating capacity of 200. There are five well equipped laboratories. The examination and admission section deals with all matters regarding admission of students to the various programs and conduction of the examinations. There are four well furnished rooms for the Nursing faculty members.

The Nursing Campus has its own library network. The Central Library is housed is a separate multistoried building adjacent to the academic building. This library has a wide collection of text/reference books and is fully self sufficient regarding books in all the medical subjects as well as the basic and specialized subjects in Nursing. Students and faculty members can borrow books from the library under the home issue system as per rules and regulations.

 

NURSING STUDENT HOSTEL

imageThe hostel for the Nursing students has a capacity to accommodate 300 students in well furnished double seated rooms. There are good facilities for indoor/outdoor games and other recreational activities of the students. The hostel mess provides very hygienic and nutritious vegetarian as well as non-vegetarian food at a very reasonable rate..

Nursing Faculty Quarters

There are sufficient numbers of very specious and well furnished quarters for the nursing faculty members in a separate block within the residential complex of National Medical College Campus.