List of Banned Medical and Dental colleges in Pakistan

If you are looking for list of banned medical and dental colleges then you are at right place. Before taking admission in any medical or dental college one of the important factor which should be confirmed is that  medical college should not be banned or under litigation by Pakistan medical & dental council.

To help you with that we have compiled a list of all banned medical and dental colleges in which admissions are stopped. In addition, we have also made list of Under litigation medical & dental colleges.

Note : This list of Banned medical colleges is regularly updated.

Before heading to list of banned medical colleges you should have clear idea that what is difference between banned medical colleges & under litigation medical colleges.

What is meant by Banned Medical college?

Banned medical college means that Pakistan medical & dental council has gone through all the legal process and admissions in medical & dental college have been completely stopped. After banning a medical college, PM&DC recommends ministry of health for its closure. So it’s totally useless to take admission in a banned medical college.

What is meant by Medical college under Litigation?

Under litigation medical college means that PM&DC have showed concerns on quality of education in a specific medical college & ordered college to stop admissions but that college have taken the issue before honorable courts & now court will decide the fate of under litigation medical college whether it will get banned or continue its operation. In this case most probably courts give verdict in favor of medical colleges with exception to few cases.

List of Banned Medical and Dental Colleges

There are 11 medical & dental colleges which have been banned by PM&DC and to give you a quick  view we have tabulated them below.

1Mohammad Bin Qasim Medical & Dental College, Karachi
2Baqai Dental College Karachi
3Altamash Institute of Dental Medicine, Karachi
4HITEC Institute of Medical Sciences, Taxila
5Kabir Medical College, Peshawar
6Dr.Ishratul Ebad Institute of Oral Health Sciences Karachi.
7Frontier Medical College, Abbottabad.
8Dental Section, Frontier Medical College, Abbottabad
9Hamdard College of Medicine & Dentistry, Karachi
10Dental Section, Hamdard College of Medicine & Dentistry, Karachi
11Pak Red Crescent Medical& Dental College, Multan Road, Dina Nath, Kasur

List of Under Litigation Medical & Dental colleges

There are 3 medical & dental colleges which are under litigation, You can find the list below.

1Abbottabad International Medical College, Abbottabad
2Rawal Institute of Health Sciences, Lehtrar Road, Islamabad
3Rahbar Medical & Dental College, Lahore

Details of under litigation medical colleges are given below with WP Numbers of their respective courts.


(1) Abbottabad International Medical College

Details : The case of Abbottabad International Medical College Abbottabad is under litigation in Peshawar High Court, since 2013. (WP No. 436-A/2013). Pakistan medical & dental council was not satisfied with the faculty of college & education standards, you can get further details from Peshawar high court by giving WP No of case.

(2) Rawal Institute of Health Sciences

Details : The case of Rawal Institute of Health Sciences, Islamabad is under litigation in Islamabad High Court, since 2016 (WP No. 1817/2016). You can get further details from Islamabad high court by giving WP No of case. Few basic details can also be obtained from website of Islamabad High court. Keep in mind that both medical & dental sections of RIHS are under litigation due to issue of building & available resources.

(3) Rahbar Medical & Dental College

Details : This college is Under litigation in Civil Suit, Civil Jude Lahore. Much details of this college have not been shared by PM&DC however you can get details by approaching civil suit Lahore.

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