In Bangladesh medical school considered as medical college. Allopathic and alternative medicine related medical education are provided by this medical colleges. This medical colleges are under Ministry of Health and family welfare (MoHFW).
In Bangladesh there are three types of medical college, public medical college , semi public medical college and private medical college. Bangabandhu sheikh mujib medical University is the first and only medical college where postgraduate degrees are provide like MD, PhD, MS, MPhil, MDS, Diploma and FCPS Courses.