MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) is the most popular and designated degree of doctors. These are the two bachelor degrees in one domain as the Bachelor of Medicine and the Bachelor of Surgery. This is the tradition of United Kingdom and many universities in various countries are following this tradition.While in the US, both of the degrees are awarded separately as the M.D (Doctor of Medicine) and D.O (Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine). It is the only bachelor degree that makes the students eligible to carry the term “doctor” with their name.

The MBBS is an undergraduate degree programme in Medical field. It takes the duration of 5 years for the completion of the degree. It is very tough to pursue the MBBS course. This course is now in heavy demand by the students after 12th. Through this course, the students are taught all about the human anatomy, human cytology, medicine, chemistry, chemistry, Pharmaceutical drugs formulation & effect and method of surgery.

The Medical Council of India is the only accredited body of medical courses.

Course & Duration

The MBBS is a 5.5 year (4.5 years academic education + 1 year mandatory internship) UG degree programme leading to the two degrees as Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery.

The MBBS is one of the most sought courses after 12th science in medical field. There are so many colleges and universities from across the countries which are offering the MBBS course.

The students, who have cleared the 10+2 examination and they had the Physics, Chemistry and Biology in 12th stream, may go for the MBBS degree course.

The MBBS is the only course in India to become a medical doctor. The MBBS course contains the basic subjects like physiology, biochemistry, microbiology, anatomy, pharmacology and pathology.

It is the course with hands on training with five years long. The students interact with the patient and get the practical knowledge of diseases.

The skills required to make a career in MBBS:

  • Ability to work with a team
  • Deep interest in being a helping professional
  • Good Stamina
  • Responsible Attitude
  • Patience and Compassion
  • Constant updating of skills and knowledge
  • Mental alertness at all times

Eligibility & Admission

How to get admission into MBBS programme?

  • To get admission into MBBS programme in India, students have to complete their 10+2 education with Physics, Chemistry & Biology and score minimum 50% marks (40% in the case of reserved category).
  • Student’s age should be between 17 years to 25 years.
  • The given qualification is not enough to get admission into MBBS course, students have to appear for the National Level Examination conducted by the CBSE, New Delhi, i.e. NEET (National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test). Students also apply for AIIMS & JIPMER MBBS Entrance Exam to get admission into MBBS programme.
  • From the year 2016, the Supreme Court bans the state level or university level examinations for admission into MBBS & BDS courses.
  • Now, all the admission into MBBS course through NEET Exam.

Top Universities/Institutions in India offering MBBS Course:

1. Kasturba Medical College Manipal
2. Sri Ramachandra Deemed Medical University Chennai
3. CMC Ludhiana
4. Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre Kochi
5. Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College Pune
6. Osmania Medical College Hyderabad
7. SMS Medical College Jaipur
8. AJ Institute of Medical Sciences (AJIMS) Mangalore
9. MS Ramaiah Medical College Bangalore
10. MGM Medical College Aurangabad
11. BJ Medical College Ahmedabad
12. Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences Bangalore
13. Padmashree Dr D Y Patil Medical College Pune
15. KJ Somaiyya Medical College & Research Centre Mumbai
16. PGIMS Rohtak
17. Siksha O Anusandhan University (SOA) Bhubaneswar
18. KLE Society’s Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College (KLE JNMC) Belgaum
19. Dr MGR Educational and Research Institute University (MGRDU) Chennai
20. Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College Wardha
21. SGT Medical College – Hospital & Research Institute Gurgaon
22. Saraswati Institute of Medical Sciences Ghaziabad
23. MVJ Medical College and Research Hospital  Bangalore
24. Smt Kashibai Navale Medical College and General Hospital Pune
25. Dr BR Ambedkar Medical College  Bangalore
26. Raja Rajeswari Medical College Bangalore
27. Shri Aurobindo Institute of Medical Sciences Indore
28. Maharashtra Institute of Medical Education & Research Pune
29. Pramukhswami Medical College Anand
30. Terna Medical College Mumbai
31. Santosh University Ghaziabad
32. Sree Balaji Medical College Chennai
33. Index Medical College and Research Center Indore
34. Sri Guru Ram Das Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Amritsar
35. Deccan College of Medical Science Hyderabad
36. Maharaja Agrasen Medical College Hisar
37. Mahatma Gandhi Mission’s Medical College Mumbai
38. ACS Medical College Chennai
39. Vydehi Institute of Medical Science Bangalore
40. Maharishi Markandeshwar Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Ambala
41. Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Medical College Rajkot
42. Gian Sagar Medical College Patiala
43. Gujarat Adani Institute of Medical Sciences Bhuj
44. Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre Thiruvalla
45. Padmashree Dr DY Patil Medical College Mumbai
46. KPC Medical College Kolkata
47. Konaseema Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Foundation
48. Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences Bhubaneswar
49. Jubilee Mission Medical College & Research Institute Thrissur
50. Konaseema Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Foundation Amalapuram
51. KLE University Belagavi
52. Teerthanker Mahaveer University Moradabad
53. Adesh Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Bhatinda
54. Bhaskar Medical College Hyderabad
55. LN Medical College & Research Centre Bhopal
56. CU Shah Medical College Surendranagar
57. Guru Govind Singh Medical College Faridkot
58. Mahatma Gandhi Medical College Jaipur
59. Sree Gokulam Medical College & Research Foundation Thiruvananthapuram
60. Dayanand Medical College Ludhiana
61. Kesarsal Medical College & Research Institute Ahmedabad
62. Alluri Sitaram Raju Academy of Medical Sciences Eluru
63. MVP Samaj Medical College Nashik
64. Sree Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences Ernakulam
65. NITTE University Mangalore
66. PSG Institute of Medical Sciences Coimbatore
67. Prathima Institute of Medical Sciences Karimnagar
68. Shyam Shah Medical College Rewa
69. Ruxmaniben Deepchand Gardi Medical College Ujjain
70. AJ Institute of Medical Science Mangalore
71. Maharajah’s Institute of Medical Science Nellimarla
72. Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences & Research
73. Geetanjali Medical College Udaipur
74. Sree Mookambika Institute of Medical Sciences Kanya Kumari
75. SGRD Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Amritsar
76. JSS Medical College Mysore
77. NRI Medical College Guntur
78. KMCT Medical College Kozhikode
79. Amala Institute of Medical Sciences Thrissur
80. SCB Medical College Cuttack
81. Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences University Karad
82. M.P. Shah Medical College Jamnagar
83. Chettinad Hospital & Research Institute Kanchipuram
84. Basaveshwara Medical College and Hospital Chitradurga
85. Narayan Medical College & Hospital Jamuhar
86. Kamineni Institute of Medical Sciences Narketpalli
87. Azeezia Institute of Medical Sciences Kollam
88. MNR Medical College & Hospital Andhra Pradesh
89. Dr Panjabrao Deshmukh Memorial Medical College Amravati
90. VSS Medical College Sambalpur
91. ACPM Medical College Dhule
92. Sri Siddhartha Medical College Tumakuru
93. Hind Institute of Medical Sciences Lucknow
94. Indira Gandhi Medical College Shimla
95. Yenepoya University Mangalore
96. Katihar Medical College Bihar
97. Academy of Medical Sciences Kannur
98. Dr Ulhas Patil Medical College Jalgaon
99. Guntur Medical College
100. S D M Medical College Dharwad