Jahurul Islam Medical College, established in 1992 by Jahurul Islam, is the second oldest private medical school in Bangladesh. Located at the village of Bhagalpur, in Bajitpur Upazila of Kishoreganj District, it is the first medical school situated in a rural area of the country. It is equipped with most modern instruments and facilities, offering round the clock services including emergencies, for indoor as well as outdoor patients. At present there are more than 500 beds covering all the departments of a general tertiary level teaching hospital. In its final and ultimate phase of completion, the Hospital will have more beds and specialized departments to provide management and services of all aspects of medical, surgical or emergency requirements.