Why Study MBBS abroad for Indian Students in 2023-24

by Ameet Lokhande MBBS Abroad Counselor

Every medical aspirant in India wants to get admission in India at Government Medical College, but the seats are limited. Less number of MBBS seats are available in Government medical colleges in India which is 50% lower than scholars appear in NEET UG test. This makes it harder for medical scholars to score high and gets admission in India and, in that situation, scholars choose to study MBBS abroad.

Apart from affordable tuition fees, government, and top medical universities abroad with world class structure, global exposure, scholars can get admission abroad without any donation fluently. Unlike India, top medical universities abroad have sufficient medical seats which accept admissions of international scholars.


Medical profession has become important and in demand during recent pandemic times. People have realized medicine is important field that's in a lot of demand and why so. numerous scholars drop the idea of medical courses due to the high education cost of private medical institutes in India. On the other hand, scholars can complete MBBS at affordable cost between Rs 18 lakh to 40 lakhs, including or excluding hostel and mess cost abroad depending upon the university.

There are numerous countries in the world that are considered to be best for Indian scholars to study MBBS Abroad like Georgia and Russia. They've invested a lot in the education system for R&D. Due to this, medical education is enough affordable there.


 Duration of MBBS in India v/ s abroad

The duration of MBBS studies varies among countries and their education system.

Scholars can complete their MBBS degree in 6 years in India including internship duration( 12 months).

On the other hand, countries like MBBS in Russia, China, Belarus, or Georgia also offer 6 year course including one year internship.

Benefits of studying MBBS Abroad v/ s India

1. Affordable Cost- MBBS education figure only in India at private colleges starts from Rs. 40 to Rs. 50 lakh. In comparison, the MBBS education cost in developed countries like Georgia and Russia is between Rs. 18 to Rs. 40 lakhs.


 2. World- class infrastructure- Not all private colleges in India have their own hospitals to offer practical training to scholars. Whereas, aspirants will get training in the related sanitarium of the university under educated medical professionals after MBBS abroad.


 3. Top ranking medical colleges- Most of the colleges in India indeed government colleges have a low ranking in the international ranking list of medical colleges. On the other hand, about 30 Russian medical universities are listed in the top 100 medical universities in the world.


 How can scholars get admission abroad?

When it comes to getting admission to a medical university abroad, it all depends on qualifying for the NEET UG examinations for Indian students which is tough. After NEET UG result, comes counselling and also the rest of the admission process. Colleges set their cut- off list and elect only those scholars who are top scorer in the NEET.

On the other hand, NEET score doesn't play a vital part in MBBS Admission at NMC approved medical universities abroad. For MBBS abroad you just bear 50% in 12th with subjects Physics, Chemistry and Biology. Scholars who scored 450 or more are applying for admission to top medical colleges abroad. The reason behind that's the high competition in India. The only condition for MBBS abroad in 2023 is that you complete the eligibility and just qualify the NEET test.


 What to do after MBBS abroad?

Most of the popular universities are approved by the National Medical Commission( NMC) and WHO. Hence the Medical degree is valid in India and other countries as well. To exercise in India, scholars have to pass the FMGE/NEXT test after MBBS abroad.

FMGE test was for MBBS abroad scholars only but NEXT test will be mandatory for MBBS in Indian scholars too for rehearsing in India. After passing screening test FMGE/NEXT, you can exercise in India. They can also study PG in India or abroad after qualifying separate countries eligibility criteria for PG or for licensing.

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About Ameet Lokhande Advanced   MBBS Abroad Counselor

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