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King Edward Medical University

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I, being the first Vice Chancellor, welcome you to the website of King Edward Medical University, Lahore-Pakistan.This University formerly known as King Edward Medical College, is one of the most historical and prestigious Institution in this part of the world.The graduates of the University are serving the ailing humanity in every part of the world. I wish the University a great success.

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The original idea for the establishment of a medical college for the undivided Punjab was placed before the Imperial Government in 1857, but shelved because of ‘War of Independence’, The need was so great that is was decided to make the beginning by establishing a Medical School in 1860. At that time the only other Medical School in Indo-Pakistan Sub-Continent was situated in Calcutta. In August, 1860, Dr. IB. Scriven of the General Hospital in Calcutta was invited to become the Principal of



Address: Nelagumbad, Anarkali، Lahore 54000

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