Studying MBBS in the USA is a dream come true for most of the medical aspirants not only from India but also from the world. The medical Universities of the USA are an example for the others around the globe with world-class quality education backed with hands-on experience.
MBBS course and duration
The MBBS course in the USA is referred to as MD and there are presently 143 such accredited schools that offer these MD courses.
The MD course in the USA is for four years, but students are usually given 3-7 years of residency in the USA to stay there and practice. For practicing in India post completion of the course the student is required to clear the MCI screening test.
Getting admission to the top medical universities in the USA is not an easy task. It requires a lot of hard work, good marks, and a certain amount of luck. But once the course is completed the student comes out as one of the best in the business on which every well-wisher feels proud to be acquainted with. The requirements are as follows:-
- 12th pass with a 50% score in each of the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. The percentile is 40 for SC, ST, and OBC candidates.
- Good NEET score
- Good MCAT score. This MCAT examination is a common entrance examination for getting admission to the medical schools of the USA. The total marks are 528 and for getting admission to the best medical colleges, marks of more than 500 are required.
- IELTS or TOEFL scores- these are English proficiency tests that are extremely important for admission in US medical schools.
Depending on the school, the minimum marks required vary and there can be other requirements as well which needs to be satisfied before admission.
The MD house offers support to the medical aspirants from India in getting admission to the best medical schools in the USA. They are in the field for more than 15 years and help the aspirants and their families in every possible way.