About Us


Conscious of their obligations to the society of which they were a product and the blessings received by them, a few noble and God-fearing businessmen got together and conceived of a composite medical complex to share their divine bounties with the ones not as privileged. The project was to compromise a 500 bedded charitable hospital; a nursing school to ensure availability of paramedics meeting international standards; a medical college to produce internationally recognized doctors and a befitting research centre. A trust by the name of the Businessmen Hospital Trust (BHT) was established for the purpose in year 1974.

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Our Vision

Shalamar Medical & Dental College will be a leading institution in medical education & research and shall be known for promoting the spirit of life-long learning,

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Our Mission

Shalamar Medical & Dental College aims to equip medical students from diverse backgrounds with the knowledge, skills and attitudes required to become ideal healthcare providers.

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Making students the center of everything we do at SMDC, our ultimate goal is to deliver and inculcate the best medical practices in order to produce competent and compassionate health professionals who discover better ways to fight disease.

Message from


Prof. M. Zahid Bashir

I welcome you to the Shalamar Medical &Dental College, Lahore with immense pride. The College was established in 2010 and was named due to its proximity to Shalamar Gardens.

It is an honour and a privilege to be the Principal of an institute that stands for excellence and persistently sets the highest standards of medical education.

SMDC aspires to give this land many leaders in diverse fields of medicinal sciences. Catering to more than 700 students, SMDC is considered amongst the best and most sought after colleges in the city of Lahore or I would say in the Punjab province.

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