Frontier Medical and Dental College and Shahina Jamil Teaching Hospital
are self-financing institutions.
It was 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 has been built on the premises adjacent to the Medical and Dental College, where in addition to medical and dental students, nurses and para-medics are also trained. In this hospital all treatment including laboratory tests and X-rays and ultrasound are provided free to 90% of patients. The drugs are also supplied free in most cases.
At the same time under an agreement with the Govt. of KPK (NWFP) the 410 beds Government District Headquarter (DHQ) Teaching Hospital Mansehra now called King Abdullah Teaching Hospital is also the teaching hospital of Frontier Medical & Dental College.


Our flexible approach to medical education has allowed us to respond rapidly to the changing needs of the society and the practice of Medicine and Dentistry. We have designed and implemented a balanced curriculum, which addresses many aspects of teaching and training as practiced in educationally advanced countries. It is considered excellent for training of doctors for practice of Medicine and Dentistry in Pakistan and abroad.. Our caring approach to students will ensure that you have the best possible chance of developing into a thoughtful and caring doctor, well qualified to practice medicine or dentistry in the health care environment of the future, the world over.

It may also be stressed that FMC students are not just trained to pass the university examination, they are prepared to become outstanding doctors to be respected by their patients, colleagues and other. Great stress is laid on their character building with the result that the graduates of FMC appear distinct where ever they are present.

My advice to you is to consider all options open to/your family to identify the best and most suitable college for you. you will find that every respect Frontier Medical and Dental College will be the best and your choice. I wish you every success in your future life.

“Excellence and innovation” is our motto.

Prof. Emiratus Dr.A. J. Khan Sitara-e-Imtiaz

MBBS(Pb), DCH(G), MRCP (Edinburgh & Glasgow), FRCP(Ed & GI)

Former Federal Minsiter of Population Welfare, Govt. of Pakistan, Islamabad


The main college building is a four-storey purpose- built structure of about 110,000 sqft. It accommodates all essential departments needed in a medical college including lecture halls, college laboratories, dissection hall, library, museum, computer laboratory, a 500 seat auditorium, seminar rooms, staff and students rooms and offices. More space is available to accommodate future departments. In addition, there is another single storey building housing the Paramedical School.


The college has two teaching hospitals. one, its own teaching hospital at the college premises called Shahina Jamil Teaching Hospital. It is a new 350 bed general hospital and it has all the essential teaching departments. It is fully staffed by highly qualified and experienced doctors, nurses and paramedical staff. It provides clinical training to the students of the college. The hospital is providing medical care facilities to all deserving patients completely free of cost. The students of the Dental College are also trained here.


There are good and comfortable hostels for boys and girls in separate buildings. The hostels are staffed with wardens, cooks, waiters, chowkidars and cleaners. In the girl’s hostels, in addition to the above staff, housekeepers, washer women and special security guards are also provided. For the girl students not residing with parents, stay in the college hostel is mandatory.


We Teach Pakistan’s future Health Care professionals in medicine, dentistry, allied health and nursing, as well as future scientists in the life science; and we provide lifelong learning for Health Care professionals.

We Heal with the most advanced treatment techniques through specialized referrals at College hospitals and behavioral health programs. We Discover ways to prevent and treat Pakistan’s most serious health problems through biomedical research programs.

We Care through community service and outreach programs, particularly in the urban centers. We are FM & DC college of the health sciences, with a commitment to excellence in education, research and patient care.