|Currency||UK Pound Sterling|
|National Anthem||God save our gracious Queen! Long live our noble Queen! God save the Queen! Send her victorious, Happy and glorious, Long to reign over us: God save the Queen!|
GMT + 1
India is 4 hours and 30 minutes ahead of London
|ISO code||ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code|
|Climate||London has temperate oceanic climate with mild summers and cool winters. The city has modest precipitation.|
|Government||UK has a parliamentary democracy led by the Prime Minister|
|Major UK Cities||
By choosing to pursue MBBS from UK, you choose to be a part of one of the biggest over-populated nation in the world. Common and popular as United Kingdom (UK), UK is the sixth largest economy in the world and medical education in UK rewards you with opportunities of working in the National Health Service – one of the biggest publicly-funded healthcare system in the world. In welcoming close to 4,00,000+ international students every year, living in UK safely with all modern amenities is extremely easy. Furthermore, your bucket list will certainly be overloaded once you finalize your medical education program in UK with MBBSUniversities.com.
Popular tourist spots in UK that you can experience as tourist or during your MBBS program in UK:
UK is bordered by the following countries –
|Land border||Island of Ireland|
|Maritime border||Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway, and the Faroe Islands|
|Capital & Largest city||London|
|Other important cities||
The major religion in UK is Christianity (Anglicians, Catholics, Presbyterians, Methodists and Baptists).
Other religions are Islam, Hinduism, Sikhism, Judaism and Buddhism.
There are 40+ airports in the UK. Some of the busiest ones are as follows:
English is widely spoken across UK in many dialects as well.
In UK, healthcare is only free for the permanent residents. Thus, Indian students who head to UK for medical programs can opt for either NHS or private medical services based and have to pay for their own treatment. In case of complex medical problems, MBBSUniversities.com recommends Indian students to come home, get treatment and get back to UK at their best health.
Common diseases that happen in the UK are liver, lung and heart diseases.
According to UKCISA official website, in 2017-18 the total number of international students in UK was 4,00,000+ from close to 200 countries.
Retaining its popularity as a popular destination for medical education (undergraduate and postgraduate), UK sets benchmarks with top-ranked medical universities UK, strong research infrastructure, earning opportunities while studying, scholarships and high employability opportunities.
There are 2 ways of pursuing MBBS admission procedure in UK –
|Degree Awarded||Doctor of Medicine degree (Equivalent to MBBS, UK)|
|Course Duration||4 years|
50% in 12-th final exam (Science stream compulsory with English)
IELTS (7 band)
17-25 years age
|Medium Of Teaching||English|
|Fees Structure||18,00,000 INR.|
|Cost Of Living||Depends on student|
|Accommodation Facility||University hostel|
|Medical Universities, UK Recognition||MCI, WHO, ECFMG and GMC|
The course duration of MBBS in UK is 4-years.
Prior to this, students need to complete a pre-clinical foundation course of 1-2 years.
On successfully completing MBBS from the UK, students can opt for postgraduate medical course for 2 years, followed by super-specialization course of up to 7 years.
|Foundation course + MBBS course + Postgraduate course + Specialization||15 years|
The medium of instruction for MBBS course in UK is English. In fact, IELTS score is mandatory for MBBS admission in UK medical colleges.
The cost of studying medicine in UK for UK students and fee structure of medical university at UK for international students is very different.
As per our experience, the MBBS UK fees is not same for medical colleges of UK. Some charge expensive fees while some offer low-cost medical education in UK.
Yet the average UK medical colleges fees (only tuition fees) charged by the 8 MCI approved medical colleges UK in INR ranges around 18,00,000 INR.
When you plan your MBBS course in UK with MBBSUniversities.com, do not let the worry of UK MBBS fee structure come in your way of pursuing your medical career. Every year, we help potential students and their parents with best education loan for MBBS in UK. With education loan, it becomes easy to afford the UK MBBS fees including tuition fee, session fee, stationary cost, hostel fee, exam fee and more. MBBS in UK fees structure can be also subsidized by scholarships. Scholarship for MBBS students in UK are available on eligibility basis only.
While calculating the fees for MBBS in UK, both parents and students must consider the following expenses other than tuition fees:
|Stationery & Books||12,000 INR|
|Utility Bills||25,000 INR|
|Personal expense||21,000 INR|
|Food, outing & trips||20,000 INR|
|Monthly Transport Ticket||11,000 INR|
|80,000 INR – 90,000 INR|
All MCI approved medical schools offers mandatory halls of residency to foundation course students. This continues till first year after which students are free to choose their mode of accommodation in university hostel or off-campus hostel.
Common hostel amenities in UK hostels are as follows:
Please note, hostel charges are not included in the tuition fees of MBBS courses in UK.
While calculating the cost of education in UK, you can estimate the hostel fees in UK to be 25000 INR – 30000 INR (per month) depending on the amenities provided. Students who clear hostel fees and complete all hostel joining formalities during admission to MBBS colleges of UK are allowed to avail hostel facilities.
MBBSUniversities.com representatives personally take care of hostel accommodation requirements of students in all medical colleges in UK.
Following is the intake for MBBS Studies in UK schedule usually maintained every year for UK student’s admission to top medical university of UK. It is important for applicants to abide by the below intake schedule during MBBS admission in UK.
MBBSUniversities.com as the fastest growing international medical education consultant in UK, helps applicants to make all applications, registrations and process within deadline:
|Last date of application to MBBS medical universities in UK||June|
|Travel to UK for medical course||September|
|Last date of application for UCAS||July|
|Foundation course Year I||
Fundamentals of Clinical Science
|Foundation course Year I I||
Fundamentals of Clinical Science 2
|MBBS Year I||
|MBBS Year II||
Integrated Clinical Care
|MBBS Year III||
The Life Cycle and Specialist Practice
|MBBS Year IV||
Preparation for Practice
|GAMSAT Graduate Australian Medical School Admissions Test||UKCAT||BMAT|
|Graduates applying at Liverpool and Plymouth||Graduates applying in United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand||Graduates applying in United Kingdom, Singapore, Spain, Malaysia, Thailand, Hungary, Croatia and the Netherlands|
Let’s look at the MBBS in UK eligibility:
Only Science stream students (with Physics, Biology, Chemistry and English) can study MBBS at UK. The score eligibility for MBBS in UK is 50% marks in your 10+2.
The age criteria to study medicine in UK is minimum 18 years.
International students need to clear IELTS mandatorily for MBBS course in UK.
Other entrance exams, students need to clear depending on the UK medical colleges they are applying from the following -
GAMSAT (Graduate Australian Medical School Admissions Test)
**Authorization of all documents from the Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi
**Legalization of all documents from the UK Embassy
** Carry 3 sets of photocopies of all aforementioned documents when travelling to UK for MBBS
To further encourage our students, make a medical career in the USA and UK, MBBSUniversities.com offers MU’s Exclusive PLAB Program and MU’s Exclusive USMLE Program during the MBBS course. While PLAB is mandatory for a medical career in the UK, USMLE is aimed for the USA.
Special team of medical experts and education trainers conduct the MU’s Exclusive PLAB Program and MU’s Exclusive USMLE Program both online (via app) and offline (when students return to India in vacation) to ensure student success in the first attempt itself.
MBBSUniversities.com as the fastest growing international medical education consultant in India prepares medical undergraduates for PLAB (UK) and USMLE (USA) entrance exams by conducting extensive preparatory classes for all MBBS in abroad Indian students. MU’s Exclusive PLAB Program and MU’s Exclusive USMLE Program classes by our team is composed of multimedia study materials, live lectures, podcasts, mock tests and doubt clearing sessions such that every student can comfortably cope with the PLAB and USMLE preparation without affecting their ongoing MBBS course.
As the list of MCI approved medical colleges, UK offers quite a many choices, it becomes tough to understand which one is the best. Thus, based on our industry experience, here is stating important tips that aspiring students and their parents must consider while applying for medical MBBS education program in UK:
1. Is NEET mandatory for MBBS in UK?
2. How many entrance exams required for MBBS in UK?
Depends on the medical university of UK you are applying to
3. How to move to UK or UK after MBBS course abroad?
You can simply apply for MBBS UK after clearing the PLAB exam.
4. Do MBBS medical colleges of UK prepare for MCI screening test?
5. How many MCI approved medical universities are there in UK?
6. Is veg Indian food available in UK?
7. What is the duration of MBBS in UK?
|MBBS in UK + PG in UK + Specialization||15 years|
|MBBS abroad + PG in UK + Specialization||12 years|
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MBBSUniversities.com is the fastest growing international education consultant in UK that started its journey in 2007. So far, we have experience of successfully placing 15000+ students in prestigious medical universities worldwide. The best part is, the MBBSUniversities.com comprises education experts and 14 real-life doctors who offer their best consultancy to both parents and students in order to set sail to a fantastic international medical career.
MBBSUniversities.com conducts webinars and seminars on a daily basis. Reputed doctors discuss about the benefits of studying MBBS in abroad countries, how to opt for it and related practical tips. Students from any part of the world can join the MBBSUniversities.com webinars and seminars.
MBBSUniversities.com counseling services are available on-phone. Wherever you might be located, our team of education experts are always ready to talk to you and your parents. Counseling by our experts help to understand the perks of international medical education.
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