It’s been a dream for many medical Indian students to study abroad. The reason to study abroad is not
money, but the value of the education you will get there. The education system is highly developed with more practical knowledge than theoretical knowledge.
WHY STUDY MBBS IN USA
The MBBS degree is the basic medical degree in the medical field. The USA has the most advanced education programs in the world.
It is totally different from European countries (United Kingdom, Germany, Russia, etc.) and Asian countries (India, China, Philippines, etc.). Though the fees of studying in the USA is slightly higher than any other country it’s worth it. You get the best and highly qualified faculties in your course. You get advanced and high grades of study materials along with all equipment for practice. It is easy to practice in USA than in India. You can get a postgraduate in the USA and practice in India. The infrastructure of the colleges is very astonishing along with every facility of living or studying in the USA.
REQUIREMENTS TO STUDY MBBS IN USA
If you are interested in learning MBBS in the USA you must keep in mind that this is not going to be an easy job. You will only get admission when you are passionate enough about medicine. There are some requirements which you must qualify.
1. You must score 50% in PCB (Physics,
Chemistry, Biology) from the science stream.
2. 40% if you are from SC/ST or special
3. MCAT EXAM – you must qualify for this
computerized test for taking admission in
4. IELTS & TOEFL – It is mandatory for every
abroad student to clear this exam to study
anything in the USA.
5. The minimum course fees for one year is
TOP COLLEGES IN USA :
1. HARVARD UNIVERSITY
Harvard University was established in 1636 situated in Cambridge, Massachusetts. It is one of the oldest universities around the world which offers higher education to students all across the world. Although it has a number of fields to study it is best known for its medical studies along with business studies. 23,731 students study in Harvard University currently. It has 400k+ alumni all around the world.
2. STANFORD UNIVERSITY
Stanford University was established in 1885 by Leland Stanford in memory of his child Leland Stanford Jr. Stanford University is situated in Stanford, California. It is renowned as one of the most important universities around the globe. It has outstanding rankings in medical and business bachelor’s and master’s courses. Stanford University has a huge 2,180 number of highly qualified faculties. It has 90+ fields of courses you can master from. The student-faculty ratio of this university is 5:1.
3. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology was established on April 10, 1861. The MIT focuses on modern applied science, engineering, mathematics, and technology. MIT has 1,074 highly educated academic staff along with a total of 11,520 students. Till December 2020 26 Turing Award winners, 97 Nobel laureates have been associated with MIT either as a student or faculty.
4. UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA
The University of California was one of the founding members of the Association of American Universities. It was started in 1868. It allows some 350 degrees in all his 14 schools and colleges. It is situated on around 8,163 acres of land in California. The total number of students enrolled is 43,000 in the fall of 2019. The university is renowned for not only medical education but also mathematics and space science along with advanced technology and laboratories for practice. It has 1,629 faculties which are full-time and 896 as part-time faculties in more than 130 academic departments.
5. COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY
Columbia University is a private university. Columbia University was established in 1754 In Manhattan, New York. It is the oldest higher education university in New York. It is organized in 20 schools including 5 under-graduate and 15 graduate. A number of research has been carried out through the faculties and students. One of the most important projects was the Manhattan Project during World War 2. Along with medical research and studies university mostly focuses on nuclear energy and technology and Applied computer science. They have total faculty of 4,370. At the end of 2019, more than 33,000 students were enrolled.
6. THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO
The University of Chicago is a private university for research. It was started in the year 1890 in Chicago. The university focuses on Law, medicine, and school of business. Considered as one of the oldest and most important universities of USA. The campus is stretched on around 217 acres of land. They have an academic staff of 2,859 in various fields. The total number of alumni in the fall of 2019 was 16,445.
7. UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
The University of Pennsylvania is also an Ivy League university in research. It was started in 1740 and is among the nine colonial colleges prior to the Deceleration of Independence of the USA. The university campus is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Mostly famous for studying applied science, engineering and Nursing. They have a teaching staff of 4,793 in 2018 and 22,432 alumni in the fall of 2019. The two presidents of the states along with Donald Trump are associated with this college.
SCOPE OF MBBS ASPIRANT IN USA
The doctor profession is given respect not only in India or the USA but all over the world it is regarded as one of the most important parts of society. In the USA after doing Mbbs you can directly start to work in any governmental or private hospitals. Or you can work on your own. The annual salary of MBBS physicians and Surgeons is around 2,08,000 US Dollars. Which is more than any field in India.
But for achieving this one should be passionate about it and have faith in his/her decision.