• Studying MBBS from foreign universities depends on the country, medical college and other factors mentioned earlier.
  • Comparisons between medical education in India and abroad:
S. No MBBS in India MBBS Abroad
1. Better theory syllabus International exposure
2. Better clinical experience Student exchange programs
3. No language barrier while studying and practising medicine in India Admission process is easier in some foreign government medical universities as compared to the ones in India. It’s tough to get a government college seat in India for aspiring candidates.
4. Appear for NEET for UG/PG studies, obtain NLE license to practice in India Student who obtains MBBS under MCI approved colleges abroad is eligible to practice in India. But they have to clear MCI screening exam and complete 1 year of internship in India and register with MCI as a medical practitioner.
  • Students studying MBBS abroad have to appear and clear the MCI screening test to get a license for practising medicine in India. However, clearing the MCI screening test is tough and students should have a strong foundation in their MBBS curriculum if they wish to crack it. Foreign Medical Graduate Examination or MCI screening test is conducted by National Boards of Examination. There are plenty of opportunities after graduating with an MBBS degree in India and abroad.