The program of postgraduate studies (M.Phil & Ph.D) in “Basic Medical Sciences” (BMS) has been launched by Peshawar Medical College (PMC) & in “Basic Dental Sciences” by Peshawar Dental College (PDC) in accordance with the regulations of Pakistan Medical Commission (PMC) in line with Higher Education Commission (HEC) policy guidelines to promote multi-disciplinary approach focusing mainly on major subject of trainees’ choice.
The course work is designed specifically to update and extend the depth and breadth of knowledge and professional skills of the area of interest. The course will also promote interdisciplinary approach to produce versatile medical experts with advanced & broad based area of specialization. Cross- disciplinary collaboration will be promoted to develop diverse skills. In addition, these trainees will be exposed to current knowledge and skills of various related fields diagnostics procedures, medical education techniques, scientific communication & writing skills, bio informatics, e-learning (including computer skills) and medical ethics. Our goal is to produce knowledgeable, component and motivated basic medical sciences specialists who will actively participate in the development of medical profession as experts in their respective fields.
Peshawar Dental College also induct trainees for FCPS-II training in dental specialties on NOC base through PGMI twice a year. MCPS trainees are also inducted twice a year in the recognized dental and medical specialties. The attached dental hospital is fully equipped, has sufficient patients load and dedicated senior faculty members and supervisors to train the postgraduate clinical trainees.