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The University of Medicine, Magway was opened on May 22, 2001 and the Department of Microbiology was set up and opened on March, 2003. The third M.B,B.S (5/2003) course was started on May 5, 2003 when the first batch (intake) of students reached the third year. There were 384 students in third M.B,B.S course at that time. Students were divided into four groups (A, B, C and D) and each group was rotated to University of Medicine, Magway for lectures on non-clinical subjects and to teaching hospitals for clinical posting. Only the Professor and Head of the Department was the permanent teaching staff at that time and Associate Professors were attached to University of Medicine (Magway) from University of Medicine (I), University of Medicine (II) and University of Medicine (Mandalay).
The Master course was started in December, 2010.