Frequently Asked Questions
How do I get eligibility from Medical Council of India?
If one satisfies the above requirement then he/she can apply in prescribed format to MCI. MCI on due appraisal at their end shall issue the necessary certificate according to the rules of MCI. We shall assist in this.
Does everybody get MCI eligibility?
Yes, subject to the prerequisites submitted by the candidate to MCI.
Can I practice in India on my return?
Yes, you can practice in India. In order to practice as a medical practitioner, you have to register yourself with the State or Indian Medical Council. For this, you have to appear for a screening test. On clearing the screening test you are eligible for registration as a doctor and allowed to practice on par with all other doctors.
Can I get a job in a Government Hospital or allied medical institutions in India?
Yes, after clearing the screening test & getting your registration with the State or Central Council you are eligible for any government appointment.
What happens if I fail to clear the screening test of MCI?
Normally a student who passes MBBS from a WHO recognized college is expected to clear the test. One can also take coaching towards preparation for the same.
What is MCI Screening Test?
The Medical Council of India stipulates that all students studying MBBS programme from Medical Colleges outside India and wanting to practice in India after completion of their programme, need to appear for a Screening Test. Which is conducted twice in a year, having 300 questions & you have to score 50 % , there is no negative marking.
How many times can I come home in a year?
There are two vacations. Winter and summer. The winter vacation is around the last week of December and is normally for 10-15 days. I suggest you enjoy there in that country during this period. The summer vacation is normally for 7-8 weeks and around July/August/September depends upon the University and you can easily visit your home during this period. That is also the end of term. However the travel by air takes totally about 3 hrs from Delhi ( India ) with some intermittent time for flight changeover.
Are there many Indian students studying there?
Yes there are many students studying there from Rajasthan, Gujrat, Delhi,North India & Other states . Apart from Indian students there are few students from other countries also.
How is the weather & climate in Abroad?
The climate is little bit cold when compare to India.
How are living conditions? Is it Safe? Local Guardian?
All countries where students go are safe. There is good law, order and security in place. That is why International Students go there. There is a large contingent of students from India and many other countries. Students have a comfortable and pleasant stay. There are senior students who will assist in time of need. A representative for students from India is there, who you can go to if needed.
Is the MBBS in Abroad recognized by MCI?
Yes , Medical college in Abroad are recognized by MCI but the students have to clear his screening test in India to practice in India. Visit www.mciindia.org What is the medium of Instruction in Abroad? The medium of Instruction is in ENGLISH. However local Language class is included for the First 2 years as a extra Subject. This is to make the students stay comfortable by enabling him to communicate with the locals and more with patients.
Where can I do my Internship?
In INDIA from those Hospital Which is recognized by the Government and on due certification the college shall confer the final MBBS degree. And the permission of MCI.
Who does the student contact in Abroad if he / she have any queries or problems at the University / hostel?
Students can contact the relevant authorities at the University / hostel to solve their problem. Also you can contact Shri Hari consultancy regarding your problem in case you need.
What shall be the total expenditure including Hostel & Food?
It depends on the University and Country, Please refer to the Fee Structure of the particular institution.
What is the accommodation given by the University?
Students live in a University hostel. There are rooms with either two or three beds, a common bathroom or common kitchen. Each room comes with beds, tables and cupboards. Hostels are within the University campus or a 5-10 minute ride. There are internet facilities in shops near the hostel food stores, restaurants and other facilities are nearby.
What will be the procedure for admission?
Firstly you need to submit your 10th & 12th Marksheet and Registration fee . After the Registration & application process is duly completed your visa application will be processed by the college. On receipt of Visa your travel plans will be finalized and a confirmed admission order will be issued to you.
Can I do MD/MS meaning Post Graduation there?
Yes on successful completion of MBBS you may pursue PG courses there.
How do I get a Visa? Will you be arranging it for me?
Yes we will assist for the visa application and process.
Is medical treatment available in the Universities?
Yes. The medical treatment in Abroad is free of cost and the university covers the medical insurance for the students.
What will be the mode of payment and in what currency?
All payments will be calculated in US Dollars. However you may pay in INR if you pay in India. At Abroad your food and other miscellaneous expenditure has to be paid in their local currency.
What is the mode of travel & cost?
It depends on the airlines which you opt to travel and approximately 30000-35000 rupees (two way) ticket.
Is there any donation or capitation fee?
No. There are no donation or capitation fees.
Can I do internship/training in India?
Yes. You can do your internship/training in India. However, you would have to arrange it yourself. The University can arrange internship for you in study country only. Most students do their internship at the various affiliated hospitals of the University.
Is MBBS in Abroad expensive?
No. MBBS from International School of Medicine & Tajik State Medical University are much cheaper compared to studying MBBS at private universities in India.