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MBBS

MBBS-Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

MBBS or Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery is a 5.5 years of an undergraduate degree. It allows candidates to pursue their career in the Doctor's field. An MBBS degree is an undergraduate course for applicants who want to fulfil their dream of becoming a doctor. Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery is a professional degree in medical science. A person belonging to the MBBS degree becomes a certified medical specialist. The duration of MBBS course is five years and six months including one year of rotational internship at hospitals, health centres, and health camps organised by non-profit organisations (NGOs). The MBBS course syllabus includes studies on anatomy, pharmacology, pathology as well as community health & medicine, paediatrics, and surgery. The career specialisations for MBBS students are Nephrology, Cardiology, Gynecology, Anesthesiology, Organ Transplant, Endocrine, and General Surgery, etc.

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Course Highlights:

Course Name

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

Short Name

MBBS

Course Level

Undergraduate 

Course Type

Degree Programme

Course Duration

51/2 Years (41/2 Years of the Programme + 1 Year for Internship)

Course Mode

Full Time

Minimum Qualification Required

10+2 with  Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Zoology and English as mandatory subjects.

Selection Process

NEET Entrance Exam

Course Fee

INR 25,000 per annum - INR 21 lakhs per annum

Relevant Field 

Medicine

Core MBBS Subjects

Anatomy, Biochemistry, Physiology, Community Medicine, Forensic Medicine and more.

Average Annual Salary

INR 2.8 LPA - INR 65 LPA

Employment Sectors

Laboratories, Nursing Homes, Hospitals, Biomedical Companies, Health Centres, Biotechnology Companies, Pharmaceutical Companies

Job Roles

Anesthetist or Anaesthesiologist, Bacteriologist, Cardiologist, Chiropodist, Dermatologist, etc

Top Recruiters

Medanta Hospitals, Fortis Healthcare Ltd, Apollo Munich Health Industries Co Ltd, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd, Cipla Ltd, etc

Admission Process:

The top colleges offering MBBS in India, one needs to clear NEET examination with a great score. NEET is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA). 

Eligibility:

MBBS Entrance Exams:

NEET is considered as the most crucial examination by the aspirants.

Colleges:

Outlook Ranking 2019

College Name

  Location

Average Annual Fees (INR)

1

AIIMS

New Delhi

1,628

2

Armed Forces Medical College

Pune

31,900

3

Christian Medical College

Vellore

48,530

4

St. John’s Medical College

Bangalore

5,56,000

5

JIPMER

Puducherry

5,000

6

King George’s Medical University

Lucknow

55,000

7

Grant Government Medical College & Sir J J Group Of Hospital

Mumbai

60,000

8

Institute of Medical Sciences

Varanasi

10,400

9

Seth GS Medical College & KEM Hospital

Mumbai

91,650

10

Kasturba Medical College

Manipal

14,40,000

Cut Off:

NEET 2020 Cut Off can be expected on lines of previous year NEET Cut Off. NEET 2019 Cut Off is tabulated below:

 

Category

Cut Off Percentile

Cut Off Score

Number of Candidates

Unreserved

50th 

701 – 134

704335

OBC/ SC/ ST

40th 

133 – 107

90243

Unreserved – PH

45th 

133 – 120

266

OBC/ SC/ ST – PH

40th 

119 – 107

388

Top Medical Colleges Cut Off

Name of the College

Number of Seats

Closing Rank

Maulana Azad Medical College

250

32

VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital

150

157

University College of Medical Science

150

171

Govt. Medical College

250

360

Seth G.S Medical College

180

638

Lady Hardinge Medical College

150

489

CSM Medical University

250

3692

SMS Medical College

250

356

Grant Medical College & Sir J. J. Hospital

200

382

Pt. B. D. Sharma PGIMS

200

600

King George Medical College

NA

506

Sardar Patel Medical College

250

1083

Madras Medical College

250

501

Dr S.N Medical College

250

1128

T. D. Medical College

150

747

M. G. M. Medical College

100

1375

Rural Institute of Med Science & Research

150

1953

Syllabus:

MBBS syllabus for the entire course duration is divided into three phases, Pre-Clinical, Para-Clinical and Clinical. 

Phase

Semesters

Subjects covered

Pre-Clinical

Semesters 1-2

Anatomy

Biochemistry

Physiology

Para-Clinical

Semesters 3-5

Community Medicine

Forensic Medicine

Pathology

Pharmacology

Microbiology

Clinical postings in wards

Clinical

Semesters 6-9

Community Medicine

Medicine and allied subjects

Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Paediatrics

Surgery and allied subjects

Clinical postings

Specialisations:

Jobs and Career Prospects:

Many jobs are available for these professionals in the field of Biomedical Companies, Health Centres, Hospitals,Laboratories,  Nursing Homes, Polyclinics, Private Practice, etc.

Job Profile

Job Description

Average Salary Package (INR)

Medical Surgeon

Having done specialization in the fields of cardiology, dermatology, oncology, nephrology, neurology, gynaecology, ophthalmology, etc, Surgeons are responsible in carrying out surgeries on patients.

10 LPA

Dietician

Their role is to promote nutrition among the patients or the general public and prepare a healthy diet plan for them.

5 LPA 

Physician

Physicians examine patients; take their medical histories; prescribe medications; and interpret diagnostic tests.

6 LPA 

Paediatrician

A medical practitioner is the one responsible for treating the illness in children and examining their general growth and development.

5.4 LPA 

Medical Officer

These professionals advise and  provide medical support, spotting problems, and give  recommendations on health issues and disease control.

7 LPA

Medical Coder

Medical coders are responsible for converting diagnostic and treatment terms from doctors into coded form for record keeping purposes, and often for billing and insurance purposes.

4 LPA

Top Recruiters:

The top recruiters for MBBS degree holders are majorly Hospitals, Medical Research Centres, and Pharmaceuticals, etc. The list of recruiters for MBBS degree are: