The Department of Microbiology at Dhaka Central International Medical College, Dhaka was founded in 2013 and is presently located at the Centre for Basic Sciences Building .Over years the department has witnessed seminal progress in the field of medical microbiology leading to national reputation. The department is well organized with expertise and sufficient teaching stuffs. The department actively involves in teaching, clinical diagnostic services to the tertiary care hospitals and adjoining health cares system. The department is also involved in teaching to the diverse Faculty streams (nursing i.e. Basic BSC, Post basic and Diploma in nursing.)
The department hosts an array of major laboratories which include: Bacteriology laboratory, Antimicrobial testing laboratory, Serology laboratory, Mycobacteriology laboratory, Immunology laboratory, Mycology laboratory, Parasitology laboratory. These laboratories cate to the diagnostic services and derive constant sources of health problems faced in the clinical medicine. All the laboratories have expertise, state of the art infrastructure and automation to function independently.