MBBS Study Abroad



‘Doctor’, ‘Physician’, ‘Life saver’ are one of the many terminologies used to address a medical practitioner and the value, respect and regard remains the same, irrespective of geographical location, race or other factors.

MBBS Studies – Pursuing a study in medical sciences, to become a physician and to serve the community, is a dream to many.

In order to achieve this goal, there exist varied options not only in India but abroad as well. The opportunities for study as well as a career are endless. A major factor that parents prioritize is their affordability to provide quality education to their children. Safety and security of their ward is another that they consider. Students on the other hand, ambitiously start figuring out ways and means to excel in their undergraduate MBBS study and also aspire and prepare harder to go obtain a postgraduate degree.

Kyrgyzstan is an Asian country, situated north of Jammu & Kashmir, is the least expensive country overseas for students to pursue their MBBS study. The country has a rich culture and exotic sceneries and is a country in good terms with India. The living expenses are very economical and the fee structure for the course, inclusive of food and accommodation is 18 lakhs, for the total course duration of 6 years. Authentic Indian cuisine is available.

Osh State Medical University is one of the best universities in Kyrgyzstan and possesses good academic strength, facilities and infrastructure. The medium of instruction is in English for MBBS.

The next best destination is for MBBS is Ukraine, which is a part of European Union bordering the countries Poland, Slovakia and Hungary to the west, Romania and Moldova to the south, Russia to the north and the south eastern region covered by the Black Sea. Ukraine as a country has a lot of agricultural wealth, and produces the best wheat varieties in the world. Ukraine has very good relationship and ties with India.

It hosts some of the best and oldest medical universities in the world such as Kharkiv National Medical University (220 years old), V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National Medical University .Kiev is the capital of Ukraine and the Kiev National Medical University is a 176 year-old institution. These universities boast of having noble laureates as faculty members, who graduated from these institutions.

The 6 year MBBS course in this country will cost close to 25 lakhs, inclusive of food and accommodation.Authentic Indian cuisine is available.The medium of instruction is in English.

MBBS in Philippines is one of the most sought countries for students intending to pursue their Study. Close to 93% of the citizens in Philippines, communicate in English, making it the best destination for students to pursue their study. Our Lady Of Fatima University – Manila, Philippines is one of the best universities rated for its academic credibility and strength. The medium of instruction is in English and American curriculum is followed.

Students from India, feel at ease in Philippines as the English is commonly spoken, the food habits are partly similar to India and easily adaptable and especially the climatic and living conditions. United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) is a pre-requisite for doctors interested in practicing their profession in the USA and training is provided for USMLE Stage-I and Stage-II examinations.

Upon clearing the USMLE examinations as well as their pre-requisites for the award of degree, the candidates will have the opportunity to obtain employment as Resident Doctors in hospitals, based in countries such as Australia, Canada & New Zealand.

People’s Republic of China, offers MBBS study courses for foreign students, in only 45 of the 242 universities, with a total capacity of 3,420 seats for international students each academic year.

The curriculum is Chinese and they teach allopathy medicine along with local Chinese medication techniques. The course is bi-lingual, meaning in Chinese and English. It is compulsory for the students to learn Mandarin Chinese for the first 3 years and the students have to pass the language course to proceed to the next year.

The climatic conditions are extreme in certain regions of the country and Indian cuisine is not available. The country is not advisable for vegetarians. The students have no choice but to cook and eat by themselves.

Russia also offers MBBS Study opportunities in Russian and English languages (Bi-lingual). It is compulsory for the students to learn Russian language for the first 3 years and the students have to pass the language course to proceed to the next year.

The climatic conditions are extreme in certain regions of the country and Indian cuisine is not available. The country is NOT advisable for vegetarians. The students have no choice but to cook and eat by themselves.