Medical College for Women and Hospital (MCW&H) is a private medical college of Bangladesh exclusively for women. It has currently two academic campuses in Uttara, Dhaka, one in Sector – 1 and the other in Uttarkhan. The College is affiliated with the Dhaka University as a constituent college.
Medical College for Women and Hospital was established in 1992 by a group of people known as the founder members. Their aim was to provide quality medical education, research and services to the people of Bangladesh at reasonable cost. The College and the Hospital are run by The Medical and Health Welfare Trust, a non political non profit organisation. The trustees serve without compensation.
The college has a total of 121 faculty members organized in 20 departments representing different fields of medical science. The College is recognised by the Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council. MCW&H is listed in the World Directory of Medical Schools formerly maintained by the World Health Organisation and now maintained as the Avicenna Directory for Medicine.
The proposed hospital, of this Medical College will ultimately cater for 500 beds with all specialties like Intensive Care Unit, Coronary Care Unit, Kidney Unit, Neuro-surgical Unit etc.
Address: 04, Road: 8/9, Sector: 1, Uttara Model Town, Dhaka-1230, Bangladesh