Which Countries Are the Best to Study MBBS for Indian Students?

As medication is a significant field in each country, for virtually all nations offer MBBS courses. In any case, for Indian students, the nation’s offering MBBS can be classified as those requiring an entrance test and those that don’t.

Countries, for example, US, New Zealand, Singapore, Australia, France, Canada and Malaysiawill all require you to take their entrance test compulsorily for admission to MBBS courses. Eligibility criteria also varies based on the destination nation, for example, if you are interested in studying medicine in the US, you need to have completed your graduation (either 4 years course or a distinctions course) before you can apply for the MBBS entrance exam.

In comparison, countries without selection tests have been observed to be progressively well known with Indian students looking for a MBBS abroad. Common destinations incorporate China, Philippines, Russia and Ukraine. These nations offer reasonable MBBS courses with a simpler admission process.

Here are some of popular MCI-recognized universities abroad offering MBBS courses:


UV Gullas College of Medicine

Davao Medical School Foundation

Angeles University Foundation

AMA School of Medicine

Bicol Christian College of Medicine

University of Philippines

Cebu Institute of Medicine

University of Northern Philippines

Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila College of Medicine

Saint Luke’s College of Medicine

West Visayas State University College of Medicine

Our Lady of Fatima University

University of Perpetual Help


Ningbo University

Jiangsu University

Wuhan University

Southeast University

China Medical University

Hebei Medical University

Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Capital Medical University

Jilin Medical University


Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry

Russian National Research Medical University

Mordovia State University

Northern State University

Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University, Moscow

Siberian State Medical University

Ryazan Medical University, Ryazan

Kuban State Medical University


Odessa National Medical University

Sumy State University, Sumy

Bogomolets National Medical University

Ternopil State Medical University

Donetsk State Medical University

Kyiv National Medical University

Vinnitsa National Medical University

Kharkiv National Medical University

Advantages of these countries:


o No Donation

o English speaking country

o Maximum Indian students

o Reasonable cost

o Tropical Climate similar to India

o Varieties of food available which includes Indian food also

o MCI, WHO,UNESCO,IMEDrecognized

o Follow US Education System

o Designed the quality Internship program


o No entrance exam

o No Donation

o Ukraine University World ranking is averagely high


o Medicine in Ukraine is much cheaper compared to other places.

o The general daily life cost in Ukraine is relatively cheaper.

o Educational System in Ukraine are widely accepted worldwide


o Education in Russia has been one of the best one in the whole Europe, specifically engineering and Medicine.

o Studying in Russia is very cheap, compared to other parts of Europe.

o Living cost is very affordable

o International students in Russia are sure to enjoy multicultural environment.

o No Entrance needed

o No donation

o Accommodation in Russia is very comfortable and most are on-campus


o Globally recognized

o Living costs and tuition are considerably lower in China

o Study in a society with excellent public security

o Plenty of quality hospitals for internship

o Colorful and fulfilling campus life.

Qualification Criteria for MBBS Abroad

The definite qualification for admission to an MBBS course globally would largely rely upon the specific medicinal school in considerations. However, there are a couple of general qualification requirements to pursue an MBBS degree abroad.

  • Your age ought to be over 17 years as of the 31st December of the year you are looking for admission for.

  • You ought to have finished Class twelfth with the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English.

  • Least total level of Physics, Chemistry and Biology must be in at least 50 percent.

  • From 2018 onwards, you ought to have cleared NEET.

Expenses of Studying a MBBS Abroad

The expenses to consider abroad rely on the education costs, cost of living and duration of course obviously. A MBBS course for the most part finishes in 5-6 years, including compulsory internships.

Here is a glance at an expected aggregate of the costs for seeking after MBBS in different nations:

China: Rs. 22-45 lakhs

Philippines: Rs. 10.25-30 lakhs

Russia: Rs. 18-40 lakhs

Ukraine: Rs. 20-40 lakh

In India, the expenditure for a MBBS degree from government institutes is normally not as much as Rs. 4 lakh. However, the expenditure of a MBBS degree from a private institute in India can go around Rs 45 lakh.