Keeping in tune with the National Faculty Development Programme, the Medical Education Unit of Jorhat Medical College was created in 2010.


  • To improve the quality of medical education  by training the teachers
  • To oversee undergraduate and postgraduate educational and co-curricular activities
  • To keep abreast of all newer educational technologies
  • To provide a platform for networking of faculties in the region


  • Sensitize teachers about new concepts in teaching and assessment methods
  • Develop knowledge and clinical skills required for performing the role of competent and effective teacher, administrator, researcher and mentor
  • Assist clinicians to acquire competency in communication and behavioral skills
  • Update knowledge using modern information and research methodology tools
  • Hold seminars, conferences and continuing professional development for teachers
  • Support innovations and educational research