Behavioural Sciences is an important subject of MBBS curriculum. Both PMDC and UHS have recommended that its teaching should commence in second year and continue throughout the third year of MBBS course. Behavioural Sciences Examination comprising 200 marks is part of the Second Professional MBBS Examination by UHS.
Wah Medical College, as per recommendations of the PMDC and UHS, is following a schedule of teaching the subject in second and third years.
Psychiatry department of POF has in-patient facility for 20 male & 8 female patients in addition to out-patient facility (every MON, WED, FRI). Indoor capacity for admission of male patients can be extended to 26. It also provides emergency and liaisons services to the hospital. The nursing staff for male ward and OPD is provided by Army Medical Corps. Various forms of psychological interventions are also provided by the Clinical Psychologist.