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All you need to know about USMLE

USMLE stands for United States Medical Licensing Examination. It is made up of USMLE 3 Steps, USMLE Step 1, USMLE Step 2 CS, USMLE Step 2 CK and USMLE Step 3. It is licensing examination to practice, do residency and fellowships in USA. Becoming a doctor is not an easy job! There co...

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Importance of MCI/FMGE Screening Test

Medical Council of India (MCI) which is also known as Foreign Medical Graduates Examination (FMGE) is a licensure examination conducted by the National Board of Examination (NBE) in India. MCI Examination is compulsory for those Indian stude...

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Medical Studies Abroad – MBBS in the UK

Regarded as of one of the most competitive courses, the UK, every year accepts thousands of international students in the various medical schools established there. In order to be eligible to be accepted for a course in medicine a student is required to obtain AAA grades with either chemistry or biology as a requirement. International students willing to pursue medi...

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Medical Studies Abroad – MBBS in Canada

There is a keen competition for entry into the faculty of medicine in Canada. Majority of the medical schools in Canada enroll students who have completed a degree in bilogical sciences except for the Quebec province which accepts students on the basis who have completed their class 12 exam and one year of diploma. MBBS in Canada is known as MD (Doctor of Medicine, ...

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Medical Studies Abroad – MBBS in Germany

For students wishing to pursue a career in medicine, Germany is one of the most preferred destinations owing to its low course fees as compared to other countries abroad offeing the same. Also, Germany is said to offer world class medical education and has been proposed as the finest medical system in the world. 5% of seats are available for international students. ...

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Medical Studies Abroad – MBBS in Hong Kong

A degree in medicine from the various universities in Hong Kong is considered to be at par with the quality of education offered by the UK and the US. Students have to have to obtain a minimum score of 7 in the IELTS/TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) along with the performance in an international examination like Read More

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Medical Studies Abroad – MBBS in Singapore

The MBBS curriculum in the various universities in Singapore has been specifically designed to meet the medical and healthcare needs unique to Singapore. Students applying for medical courses in Singapore are reuired to obtain a decent score in the IELTS or TOEFL to prove their proficiency in the English language and must have qualified the BMAT examination. Applica...

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Medical Studies Abroad – MBBS in the US

The US offers a well structured MBBS program keeping in track with the latest developments in the fields of technology and medicine. The medical degree offered in the US is known as Doctor of Medicine (MD)/Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO). Students willing to pursue medical courses are required to mandatorily appear in the MCAT test. The applicants must have a fo...

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Medical Studies Abroad – MBBS in Russia

Russia has gained popularity over the years as a favourite destination of students willing to pursue medicine abroad. The main reason for this could be attributed to its low course fees and level of education that is at par with the global standards. Education in Russia is subsidized by the governmment as well which lowers the costs even further. There is no separat...

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Medical Studies Abroad – MBBS in Malaysia

The MBBS program offered in Malaysia is aimed towards producing medical professionals who are competent and qualified and are equipped with latest developments in the medical industry. The medical colleges in Malaysia follow a rigorous process for selection with some new colleges offerig a foundation courses in medicine before admission of the students into full-tim...

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Check out the expected cut off for NEET, 2019

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) for 2019 will be conducted on 5 May, Sunday. Timings will be 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., by NTA (National Testing Agency).

Soon, the NTA is going to release admit cards for NEET to the shortlisted candidates. Students are well aware of the facts, that if they are planning to study MBBS f...

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India Changes MBBS Syllabus After 21 Years, Special Focus On Practical Training, Attitude, Ethics an

The MBBS curriculum has been finally revised after a long span of 21 years. The new MBBS curriculum is aimed at instilling affinity and universally admissible knowledge in the medical profession. At present, the curriculum and regulations formulated in the year 1997 are being followed.

The new curriculum was decided by the Medi...

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The government of the United Kingdom has finally taken the crucial step to launch a long-anticipated education strategy for the benefit of international students who intend to study in UK. The newly minted strategy mainly focuses on creating specific targeted goals that aim to increase the number of international students who successfully apply...

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