TEZPUR MEDICAL COLLEGE & HOSPITAL
The Tezpur Medical College & Hospital located at Tumuki, Bihaguri, adjacent to the AH-15. Tezpur shall be a college for 100 admissions as per norms of the Medical Council of India. It shall have 22 departments including Anatomy, Physiology, Bio-chemistry, Pharmacology, Pathology, Micro-Biology, Community Medicine and Forensic Medicine, The clinical departments shall be Medicine, Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynecology, ophthalmology, ENT, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, Dermatology, Psychiatry, T.B. & Chest, Radiology, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Anesthesiology.
In due course of time the College will develop as a Post Graduate Medical College in different specialties.
Various Nursing courses and Para Medical Courses will also start in time with the Medical College as the training centre.
The college shall have a well-organized modern Computerized Library for 100 students and staffed with journal section, reference section, e-library and internet facilities.
It shall have four modern digital air-conditioned lecture halls, research rooms, administrative block, college council room, Medical Education unit, examination hall, cafeteria for students, common rooms, Gymnasium, swimming pool, auditorium, central photographic section, statistical unit, central incineration, gas plant, animal house, central workshop, mortuary block and guest house. Tire College Campus has an area of 15,950.00 sq.mt.
Tezpur was selected as a site for a new Medical College to bring advanced and state of- the-art Medical Education and tertiary health care facilities to Sonitpur District and adjoining Middle Assam area. Sonitpur District with its three Sub- Divisions at Tezpur, Biswanath Chariali ang Gohpur has nearly 1.6 million populations. Besides these, the Medical College shall also cater to the health care to the neighboring districts like Udalguri Darrang, Lakhimpur, Dhemaji, Nagaon, Golaghat, etc., and also benefit patients from neighboring NE states. The strategic location of Tezpur is well connected to the rest of the country by road and rail and also by an airport; and it being a centre of trade, education and rich cultural heritage, makes the natural choice for the establishment of a new Medical College.
The Government of Assam has, by notification, constituted, Society for Medical Education, Tezpur, Assam for establishment and over all management of affairs of a new Medical College at Tezpur and to dedicate the same to the people of Assam. Shri Tarun Gogoi, Hon'ble Chief Minister of Assam, is the chairman of the society. The Public Works Department (Building), Assam has been entrusted to take up the task of setting up the infrastructure of the project. The Government of Assam and the Society for Medical Education, Sonitpur decided to undertake the establishment of the new Medical College at Tezpur in accordance with the designs prepared and finalized through consultancy.