Tairunnessa Memorial Medical College (TMMC) is a private medical school in Bangladesh, established in 1995. It is an institution of the Tairunnessa Memorial Medical Centre. It was founded by M. Shamsul Hoque, named after his mother, the late Tairunnessa, a social reformer. There is a girls’ school in her name in Balaganj as well. Campus is within 10 KM from Dhaka International Airport.
It offers a five-year course of study leading to a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) degree. A one-year internship after graduation is compulsory for all graduates. The degree is recognised by the Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council. Tairunnessa Memorial Medical College is listed in the World Directory of Medical Schools, published by the World Health Organization (WHO) and now maintained as the Avicenna Directory for Medicine and also listed in the International Medical Education Directory (IMED).
A Nursing institute was formed in 2008, awarding a B.S.C nursing degree. This became a unit of Tairunnessa Memorial Medical College in 2013.The TMMC has around 600 students, including students from Nepal and India. The hospital has expanded to 500-beds, and provides a 24-hour emergency service, with additional trauma center, EPI etc. 255 MBBS doctors have passed till 2014 December. Library has a collection of textbooks, reference titles and journals in various subjects and provides up-to-date information to students and teachers. It has user-friendly open-stack easy access system. Computers which provide online access to Internet are available. Faculty and students will also have access to TMMC LIBRARY located at hospital building, which an initial collection of 3500 books and monographs; and regularly subscribe many medical journals.
Address: Targach, Dhaka – Mymensingh Hwy, Bangladesh