Calcutta School of Tropical Medicine (CSTM), is one of the seven  such  Institutions dedicated to research, care and cure of tropical diseases. CSTM was founded by Sir Leonard Rogers way back in 1914. The corridors of CSTM had regular footfall of eminent researchers like Leonard Rogers, Ronald Ross, R Knowels,  UN Brahmachari, JB Chatterjee, RN Chopra and many others. The foundation stone of the Calcutta School of Tropical Medicine was laid by the Governor. Lord Carmichael in the year 1914 on 24th February at the initiative of Sir Leonard Rogers.

The School started functioning independently in its own building  in 1921 with Lt. Col. JWD Megaw as the first Director, the first batch of students obtaining their Diploma in Tropical Medicine (DTM) in 1922. It is the only institution in India engaged exclusively in research, Post-graduate education and healthcare for tropical diseases. Basically, the objectives have remained uncharged and the school provides facilities for research, post-graduate teaching, training, investigation and treatment in tropical diseases. Presently the institute is under West Bengal University of Health Sciences that governs all the medical colleges in the state of West Bengal. The hospital section of the institute is known as Carmichael Hospital for Tropical Diseases. more..

Smt. Mamata Bandopadhyay, Honourable Chief Minister, Govt. of West Bengal in her speech while inaugurating Cord Blood Bank in CSTM.

> Advertisement for One Senior Research Assistant in WB-HESTBT funded project - Notice dated 15.11.2018
> Walk-in-Interview for the post of One Research Assistant at STM will be held on 26th November 2018
> Advertisement vide memo no. STM/1477 dated 24.10.2017 for posts of Data Entry Operator, Lab Technician, Counselor and Scientist on contractual basis is cancelled due to termination of project - Notice dated 15.09.2018
> Prof. (Dr.) Subhasish Kamal Guha took over the charge of Director of CSTM from Prof. Dr. Nandita Basu (retired), on the afternoon of 30 June, 2018.
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