Metropolitan Homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital is the dream child of some elites of Kolkata who observed the suffering of low income group of people of this locality and thus being inspired by such observation they determine to established a Metropolitan Homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital
This college is recognised by the Govt. Of. India. Ministry of Health & Family Welfare. Deptt. Of Ayush and Govt. Of. W.B. Deptt . of Health & Family Welfare Ayush Branch. Affiliated to the Central Council of Homoeopathy. New Delhi and the W.B. University of Health Sciences.
Initially a building at 160 B.B. Gangaul Street, Kolkata- 700012 was taken on rent for functioning as hospital and respected Late Dr. Pradosh Majumder who was the founder of this institution rented a building latter on purchased at 77 B.B. Gangaul Street, Kolkata- 700012 , where the college was established. The first committee was included with honourable (1) Late Dr. Pradosh Majumder [Founder] (2) Late Sankar Das Banerjee, the coach of All India Football Team and some other famous personality of the then Kolkata.
The college was established for D.M.S. Course on 2nd june , 1972 with 400 students ( 200 in day & 200 in night ) when Principle was Dr. Satya Brata Sinha & Dr. Pradosh Majumder was rector. The institution got a favourable and fabulous response from the local inhabitants and very soon upgraded to D.H.M.S. Course with 100 students during 1986.In the mean time a lot of students passed the diploma course with outstanding results out of which a number of them were awarded with Gold Medel from W.B. State Council of Homoeopathic Medicine.
It is our good luck that some of them are now working as teacher at this institution.It is no matter to mention here that a good number of student have gone to overseas study and now in private service.Some have joined West Bengal Government Service.
During 1999 the institution has got the affiliation in degree course from Central Council of Homoeopathy, department of AYUSH, Government of India transferred to Ramchandrapur, P.O. Sodepur, Kolkata:- 700 110. Two numbers of three (3) storied buildings were constructed on bighas of land with the help of Local Panihati Municipality and aid from Central Government.
It is in the walking distance from Sodepur Railway Station ,13 km. from Sealdah Railway Station, 12 km. from Netaji Subhas International Air terminus ,Kolkata i . e . well communicated by bus , train & air .
The student from all the provinces of the country can be found. In true sense it has got the national character . The girl ‘ hostel is within the campus and well secured.The students have the sports opportunities. The ground is also within the campus.
The institution is guided by a strong and socially established Governing body consisting the local MP,MLA and Chairman of Local Municipality. The teaching faculty is empowered with highly qualified teaching professional both from Homoeopathy & Allopathy stream.
Dr. Tridib Chakraborty
Institution is under the management of a competent governing body of METROPOLITAN HOMOEOPATHIC MEDICAL SOCIETY the member of which presently are as follows:
|Mr. Asok Kumar Bhaumik
Ex Head Master-Sodepure High School,President Award Winner
|Mr. Swapan Kumar Ghosh
Chairman Panihati Municipality
|Mr. Dipta Bhanu Dutt
Advocate Cal. High Court
|Prof. (Dr.) Mukundu Lal Bera
|Dr. Anup Kr. Das
|Dr. Tarak Narayan Bhattacharyya
|Prof. (Dr.) Saugata Roy
M.P - Dumdum Loke Sabha
|Mr. Nirmal Ghosh
Panihati Constituency Honble M.L.A
|Mr. Sankar Kanti Paul
|Mr. Madhab Nandi
|Dr. Manohar Bera
|Mr. Jahar Chakraborty
|Dr. Swapan Ghosh
Professor & H.O.D. Surgery
|One Member from Teaching Staff||Member|
|One Member from Student Union||Member|
|One Member from Hospital Staff||Member|