After attaining the MCI registration, an individual can practice in any medical institution in any part of India. And that is just the reason why it is very important, even after having completed MBBS from abroad.
Though the medium of instruction during any MBBS program abroad is English, a student needs to learn the local language of the country for better understanding. And at times they are also included in the course of the syllabus, depending on the country and the institute.
All countries allow an MD, MS, or Post Graduation after completion of the MBBS study. However, this can be pursued only after the internship has been completed.
If a student wants, he can return to his home country once he attains his MBBS degree abroad. There is no bounding of any sort on the students, once the course is over.
The total course fee of a MBBS program abroad is not a unanimous one. It differs from college to college and country to country. However, the details of the cost structure of the program are furnished on the website of the college for better access.
This will depend completely on the country chosen by the student. Every country has a different set of rules on these said matters. If the student chooses a program that’s based in UK, the duration would be 6 years whereas a US based one would require a total of 8 years.
Generally, there is no age limit for the students in most countries. However, a few countries do not accept students above the age of 40, but then, it must be remembered that this is not the case in most of the countries.
For a student aspiring to study MBBS abroad, the mark sheets of his secondary and higher secondary examinations, along with his birth certificate and passport are required during the admission procedure. A few other information might also be needed, depending on the country and the requirement of the same.
The MCI screening test is an examination which all students have to go through after completing MBBS abroad. As per reports, 2017 onwards, Indian students will also have to appear for this qualifying examination, just like foreign candidates.
Only the candidates aspiring to study MBBS in Europe will have to comply and show bank deposit.