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Katihar Medical College Timeline

Year: 1987

Milestone we Achieved

31st May
Christening of Katihar Medical College
15th October
First advertisement for admission to 1st Prof. MBBS for the session 1987-1988. A camp office of the college established at Patna with facility of teaching for the 1st Prof. Course.
2nd November
First advertisement made for the appointment of teaching and non teaching staff.
25th December
Selection Process of candidates for admission into 1st Year MBBS for session 1987-1988 commenced.

Year: 1988

Milestone we Achieved

8th March
Teaching of 1st Prof. MBBS for the session 1987-1988 starts.

Year: 1989

Milestone we Achieved

Affiliation granted to the college by L.N Mithila University, Darbhanga

Year: 1991

Milestone we Achieved

College shifted from Patna to Katihar in its own campus.

Year: 1992

Milestone we Achieved

16th July
Hon'ble Supreme Court granted special leave and directed to B.N Mandal University, Madhepura to conduct examinations of admitted students of Katihar Medical College.
14th December
1st Prof. MBBS examination of two batches held at Madhepura University campus (Distance from Katihar -110km).
16th December
Examination centre shifted from Madhepura to Purnea College, Purnea, which is near to the college, after the intervention of the Chancellor.

Year: 1993

Milestone we Achieved

2nd February
Practical examinations held at Katihar Medical College, Katihar.
4th November
Inspection team from the Government of Bihar inspected the college

Year: 1994

Milestone we Achieved

16th April
S.M.Nawab Hospital, named after the Founder Principal of KMC, Katihar, inaugurated by His Excellency, The Governor of Bihar- Dr.A.R.Kidwai.
29th December
Medical Council of India Inspection team inspects the college.

Year: 1995

Milestone we Achieved

Deficiencies as pointed out by MCI resolved.

Year: 1996

Milestone we Achieved

27th February
Hon'ble Supreme Court orders that ".... affiliation is unnecessarily delayed. The steps for the grant of affiliation of the appellant institution may now be expedited and we direct the respondent to issue the necessary order without loss of time.
2nd April
University issues notification stating "Katihar Medical College, Katihar, a Muslim religious minority educational institution, established and administered by Al Karim Educational Trust, Patna is hereby given affiliation from sessions 1987-1988 in MBBS course and allowed for publication of the results of previous MBBS examinations, at the university level.

Year: 1998

Milestone we Achieved

Governor of Bihar, Sri Sunder Singh Bhandari inaugurates the academic and administrative building of the college.

Year: 1999

Milestone we Achieved

7th May
3rd Prof.MBBS examinations of first and second batch begin.
30th June
MCI team inspects the college during 3rd Prof. MBBS examinations.
9th December
BNMU, Madhepura publishes the results of 3rd Prof. MBBS examinations.

Year: 2001

Milestone we Achieved

18th January
Provisional registration granted to students by Bihar Council of Medical Registration from 15th March 2000.
3rd August
Medical Council of India, Govt. of India and the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare recognised Katihar Medical College, Katihar (vide V-11015/5/2001-ME dated 3rd August 2001)

Year: 2002

Milestone we Achieved

First and Second Batch complete rotatory internship. Dr. C.P. Thakur, Union Health Minister, Govt. of India inaugurated College Auditorium.

Year: 2006

Milestone we Achieved

Several Post-Graduate Degree Courses permitted to be started: 2 MS seats and 1 Diploma seats granted in Obstetrics & Gynaecology.
2 MD seats in Biochemistry.
4 MD seats in General Medicine.
2 MD seats in Microbology.
3 MD seats in Pharmacology.

Year: 2007

Milestone we Achieved

More Post-Graduate degree courses permitted: 2 MD seats in Anaesthesiology and 2 D.A seats.
2 MD seats in Paediatrics and 1 DCH seat.
1 MD seat in Pathology and 1 DCP seat.
2 MS seats in Orthopaedics and 1 D. Ortho seat.
2 MD/MS and MD seats in Anatomy and Physiology respectively.
3 MD seats in Community Medicine.

Year: 2008

Milestone we Achieved

2 MD seats in Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy permitted.

Year: 2009

Milestone we Achieved

4 MS seats permitted in General Surgery.
Permitted PG Degree/Diploma seats of the following departments recognized: Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Biochemistry, General Medicine.

Year: 2010

Milestone we Achieved

Permitted PG Degree/Diploma seats of the following departments recognized: Pharmacology, Anaesthesiology, Paediatrics, Pathology, Orthopaedics, Anatomy, Physiology and Community Medicine.

Year: 2011

Milestone we Achieved

One additional MD and MS seat permitted in General Medicine and Obstetrics & Gynaecology respectively.
MD- Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy recognised.

Year: 2012

Milestone we Achieved

MBBS seats increased from 60 to 100 and First Batch of 100 UG students admitted into 1st Prof. MBBS.
Recognition of 60 MBBS seats renewed.

Year: 2013

Milestone we Achieved

One MD seat in Radio-Diagnosis permitted.
One additional MS seat each permitted Obstetrics & Gynaecology and Orthopaedics.

Year: 2014

Milestone we Achieved

One MD seat permitted in Psychiatry.

Year: 2016

Milestone we Achieved

Two MD seats increased in Radio-Diagnosis.
One MS seat permitted in Otorhinolaryngology.
Permitted seats in MS-General Surgery recognized.

Year: 2017

Milestone we Achieved

2 MS seats permitted in Ophthalmology.
2 MD Pathology seats increased.
Recognition of already recognized PG Degree/Diploma seats renewed after five years.
1 seat in MD Radio-Diagnosis course recognized.
MBBS seats increased from 60 to 100 recognized.

Al-Karim University Timeline

Year: 2018

Milestone we Achieved

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