If you are a student looking forward to becoming an aspirant doctor and serving society with the best profession, then you need to go for an MBBS degree. Let us know more about the course and understand how to proceed.

The full form of MBBS is a Bachelor of Medicine and a bachelor of surgery. This is 5.5 years, one of the longest undergraduate degrees in medical education. This has a double undergraduate degree. This course is made for all who want to become a doctor.

MBBS is a professional degree necessary to practice Medicine, prescribe medications, perform surgery and diagnose ailments.

Eligibility criteria for the course 

The NEET Test is the most important test for MBBS admissions. To qualify for the NEET exam, the student must be above 17 and have completed their chemistry, mathematics, biology and physics metrics. It is important to fulfil the cut-off percentage to take admission to the degree.

MBBS Admission Process In India

  • You must complete Class XII with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.
  • The student must qualify in NEET for admission to MBBS.
  • After qualifying for the NEET exam, students must appear for counselling.
  • Some other exams are AIIMS and JIPMER for medical college admission.
  • Students can also appear for the entrance examination for seven AIIMS.

Why Pick Government Medical Colleges in India?

  • Indian Govt. universities charge low fees.
  • Admissions to Govt. colleges in India are possible by clearing the NEET exam.
  • The quality of medical education provided in Govt. medical colleges in India is excellent.
  • The professors teaching in the medical field are knowledgeable and experienced, which gives a plus point to the students studying.

Some specific specialisations in MBBS

  • General Medicine
  • General Surgery
  • Paediatrics
  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Dermatology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedics
  • ENT
  • Psychiatry
  • Anaesthesiology
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Neuro Surgery
  • Cardio-Thoracic surgery
  • Continues Urinary surgery
  • Paediatric Surgery
  • Gastroenterology
  • Endocrinology
  • Clinical Haematology
  • Nephrology
  • Cardiology

Career after MBBS-

After earning your MBBS, you can pick from various professional paths, work prospects, and courses for further education. MD (Doctor of Medicine), Master in Hospital Administration, MS in Clinical Pathology, Masters in Public Health, MTech in Biomedical Engineering and Biological Sciences, and diploma degrees in Sports Medicine, Paediatrics, Psychology, and Occupational Health are among the top courses following MBBS.

  • Masters in Medical Science & Technology (MMST)
  • Diploma/Master’s in Operational Health
  • M.Tech in Biomedical Engineering & Biological Sciences
  • Diplomate of National Board (DNB)
  • Master’s in Public Health
  • Combined Medical Services (CMS)
  • Masters in Health Administration

Professional jobs 

  • Health Center Practice
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Health/Medical Journalism and Medical Writing
  • Investment Banking
  • Teaching
  • Academic Medicine
  • Health Informatics and Analytics
  • Clinical Research
  • Exercise Medicine/Sports and Exercise Science

 Best recruiters after MBBS 

  • Fortis Healthcare
  • Apollo Hospitals
  • Columbia Asia
  • Medanta
  • Max Health Care
  • Dr Lal Path Labs
  • Global Hospitals
  • Wockhardt Hospitals and
  • Care Hospitals