Frontier Medical and Dental College and Shahina Jamil Teaching Hospital are self-financing institutions sponsored by Al-Jamil Trust, established in 1995 on about 200 kanals of land at the foothills of a beautiful pine forest in the rural outskirts of Abbottabad on the main Karakoram Highway leading from Islamabad to the Chinese border and on to the Central Asian States. It is housed in purpose-built spacious buildings and has highly qualified and experienced faculty, well equipped laboratories and museums with wide range of educational specimens and models. The 350 bed Shahina Jamil Teaching Hospital on the premises has been built adjacent to the medical college, where in addition to medical students, nurses and paramedics are also trained. At the same time under an agreement with the Govt. of NWFP the 460 beds Government District Head Quarter (DHQ) Teaching Hospital Mansehra now called King Abdullah Teaching Hospital is the teaching hospital of Frontier Medical College and also utilized for teaching and training of our medical students.