Sher-e-Bangla Medical College (SBMC), is a medical college in Barisal,Bangladesh. SBMC was established in 1969 and is run under the administration of the University of Dhaka. It was named after A. K. Fazlul Huq, known by his nickname of “Sher-e-Bangla” which means “Tiger of Bangla”, a leading Bengali statesman and former prime minister of Pakistan in the first half of the 20th century, who practiced law in Barisal.
About 180 students are admitted there every year. There are three hostels for male students and two for the female students. Both male and female intern doctors have each one hostel. The Sher-e-Bangla Medical College hospital is the second largest hospital in Bangladesh, which is confined within the college, serves more than 2000 patients each term, though its nominal capacity is for just 1200 patients.For this reason new buildings for hospital are established.This medical college has a bright history.
Admission :- Admission test examination is conducted by Director General of Health Services (DGHS), Bangladesh.
In this medical college along with graduation course (MBBS) there is also provision for post graduation courses (MD, MS, Diploma).
Sher-e-Bangla Medical College located in the southeastern part of Barisal town on the bank of river Kirtonkhola. The college has an area of about 33 ha. Student dormitories, nursing institute, nurses’ training institute, dormitory for staff nurses, and residences of teachers are situated on the campus.