Eligibility

Am I eligible to study MBBS abroad ?

Yes. As per the requirements of Medical Council of India ( MCI ),You are eligible to study MBBS in abroad if you satisfy the following two conditions:

  • Forward Community students : Scored atleast 50% in Physics, Chemistry, Biology & English individually and must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks taken together in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology in the 12th examination OR
    Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes or Other Backward Class Students : Scored atleast 40 % in Physics, Chemistry and Biology individually and must have obtained a minimum of 40% marks taken together in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology in the 12th examination.
  • You shall complete the age of 17 years on or before 31st December of the year of admission to the MBBS Course.

What is the Eligibility criteria for admission in MBBS course in China ?

  • In China, International student’s admission is accepted by the Universities on the basis of marks scored in the qualifying examinations held in India & Age.
  • Each University prescribes minimum marks ranging from 40 % to 90% in Physics, Chemistry, Biology & English.
  • Each University prescribes entry age ranging from 17 completed years to 35 years.

What is the Medium of Study of MBBS Course in China ?
ENGLISH .
What Degree China Awards for UG Medical course?
MBBS degree.

Recognition

Are MBBS from abroad recognised in India ?
Yes.

What are the foreign Universities recognised by MCI for MBBS Course ?

  • As per rule, MCI can not recognise foreign Universities. MCI is empowerd to recognises / de-recognises Medical colleges in India
  • MCI accepts all the MBBS degrees awarded by all the foreign Universities, if those Universities are recognised by the country in which they are located.

Can I work in India after completing MBBS Abroad ?
Yes.

You have to satisfy all the following three conditions:

  • You should have studied in a University which is recognised by the country in which you studied MBBS course and the degree should be equivalent to MBBS in India.
  • You should have passed the Screening test conducted by Nationl Board of Examination , India and
  • You should have completed 365 days continuous internship

Screening Test

Is Screening test compulsory ?
Yes, for who studied MBBS in abroad

All the MBBS students who studied abroad has to pass the screening test before doing internship in India or to register as a doctor in India

Is there any exemption from Screening test for MBBS Students studied abroad ?

No. Even if you do MBBS in Europe / USA / UK / Germany you have to pass the screening test in India.

Is there any exemption from Screening Test if i do  PG and  MBBS  abroad ?

Yes.

If you do  both MBBS & PG in UK/USA/Canada/Australia/Newzealand . Both MBBS & PG should be from these 5 countries. For other countries you have to pass the screening test.

 

Internship

Recognised Internships : China, Bangladesh, Nepal

Un-Recognised Internships: Russia, Philippines, Ukraine, Georgia, Armenia, Kyrgistan, South America,etc

If you study in Russia, Philippines, Ukraine, Georgia, Armenia, Kyrgistan, South America,etc you have to do 2nd internship in India after passing screening test.

China

Can student work during study in China ?
Yes, International students can work in China.However,there are certain exceptions to certain Nationalities,which are not applicalbe to Indian Students and MBBS students.

Can Indian Students Practice in China after MBBS in China ?
Yes. All International students have to mandatorily pass the Licensing Examination to work in China.

Is Indian Food available in China ?
Yes. Indian foods are available In all the Universities recommended by edXcare.

Can Students cook food in the hostel ?
Yes. Students can cook themselves in the common kitchen available in each floor of the hostel. In common kitchen, gas is available free of cost.

Are FOREIGN TEACHERS AVAILABLE IN THE UNIVERSITY?

      • All Chinese universities are permitted to hire foreign experts. All the Universities promoted by edxcare except Harbin Medical University have foreign experts from India, Nepal and Bangladesh.
      • Harbin Medical University doesn’t hire any foreign experts.
          • All these foreign experts teach in English.

DOES INDIAN GIRL STUDENTS ALSO STUDYING IN CHINA?
Out of total students going to China to study MBBS from India, more than 50% are Girl students

DOES STUDENTS LIVE SINGLE IN ONE ROOM IN THE HOSTEL?

“No” for UG students, “Yes” for PG Students.
Our recommended Universities encourage UG students to socialise with other students to enhance the Networking opportunities and in acquiring soft skills. Hence normally two or three bedded rooms with International standards are available in the hostels for MBBS Students.

DOES BOYS AND GIRLS ROOMS ARE IN THE SAME BUILDING OF THE HOSTEL?
All the universities recomended by edxcare have separate Boys and Girls hostel building.

DOES STUDENT GET FREE ELECTRICITY IN THE HOSTEL?
Electricity is not free of charges in hostels. Students need to pay according to their usage. But in China electricity is very cheap compared with India.

DOES STUDENTS GET FREE DRINKING WATER IN THE HOSTEL?
Free drinking water is available in Library, Class rooms and other places in he campus. However in the hoste, students have to buy drinking water.

WHAT ARE THE PROCEDURES STUDENTS NEED TO DO AFTER REACHING THE UNIVERSITY?
Soon after arriving in the University campus all students need to fill the registration form. edXcare officials & University officials will support for police report, medical checkup, visa extension etc.

DOES STUDENTS FLY ALONE TO THE UNIVERSITY FROM INDIA?
edXcare officials will accompany new students to the university in groups.

WHAT IS THE DURTION OF THE COURSE?
The duration of MBBS course in China is six years including Internship.

DOES STUDENTS NEED TO DO INTERNSHIP IN CHINA AND INDIA BOTH?

      • No. All students pursuing MBBS in China need to do internship once, either from China or India.
        • If any student has done Internship from China he is exempted to do Internship again in India.

DOES THE SYLLABUSIN CHINA IS SIMMILAR TO MCI IN INDIA?
Yes. Syllabus is almost same like MCI.

DOES STUDENTS HAVE PRACTICALS IN CHINA?
Yes. In China students have to perform practical in the entire subject where it is required.

WHEN STUDENT WILL FLY TO JOIN THE UNIVERSITY?
Normally, Students fly to China in the second week of November to join the University.

WHO WILL LOOK AFTER THE STUDENTS IN CHINA?
edXcare have their international coordinator in China to look after the students. These coordinators assist and help students in need.

HOW MUCH BAGGAGE WEIGHT IS ALLOWED IN THE AIRLINES?
Normally 23Kgs is allowed in check in baggage. But in some circumstances airlines provides more than 23kgs of weight.

DOES STUDENTS NEED TO LEARN CHINESE LANGUAGE DURING THE COURSE?
Yes. In all the universities of China, students need to learn Chinese language and they have to pass HSK Level-3 or Level-4.

WHAT IS HSK?
The HSK is an international standardized exam that tests and rates Chinese language proficiency. It assesses non-native Chinese speakers’ abilities in using the Chinese language in their daily, academic and professional lives. HSK consists of Eight levels, namely the HSK (level I), HSK (level II), HSK (level III), HSK (level IV), HSK (level V), and HSK (level VI), HSK (level VII), HSK (level VIII) .

Philippines

 China or Philippines, which is best  for MBBS ?

China is best, Philippines is High risk for doing MBBS because:

Philippine’s B.S degree is not recognised in India

Philippine’s MBBS (MD) Degree is not as per MCI Rule

Philippines Internship is not recognised by MCI

                              1. Indian Embassy in Philippines has now clarified that ” Indian Students studying in Philippines Medical colleges are not allowed to write the Licensure examination in Philippines”. This means that Indian students can not practice medicine in Philippines. Hence the MBBS degree from Philippines is not a recognised medical qualification in India as per MCI Rule
                              1. Philipines has 4 years MBBS course, But MCI rule requires a minimum of 4.5 yrs duration for MBBS. Since Philippine’s MBBS system does not meet MCI requirement,  your career is at high risk and may affect you any time in  future.
                              1. Philippines Internship is not recognised by MCI, , so you have to do 2nd internship in India after passing the Screening Test.
                              1. Hence,  your registration as a Doctor will be delayed by one year even after passing the screening test.
                              1.  Additionally if  you fail in the screening test, your 2nd internship will be further delayed by 6 months for every attempt
                              1. China’s Internship & Degree are  recognised by MCI, so you will do only 1 internship. This saves 1 year time and you can register as Doctor in India 1 year earlier than those from Philippines.
                      1. Watch the video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=itSc85I5TCI
                                1. Read the Indian Embassy advice Click here

Russia, Ukraine, Georgia, Armenia, Kyrgistan, Kazakistan, Europe

China or Russia, Ukraine, Georgia, Armenia,Kyrgistan, Kazakistan, which is best  for MBBS ?

China is best, because:

                              1.  Internship did in Russia, Ukraine, Georgia, Armenia,Kyrgistan, Kazakistan are not recognised by MCI, so you have to do 2nd internship in India after passing Screening Test.
                              1. So  your registration as a Doctor will be delayed by one year even after passing the screening test.
                            1.  Additionally if  you fail in the screening test, your 2nd internship will be further delayed by 6 months for every attempt
                              1.  China Internship is  recognised by MCI, so you will do only 1 internship. This saves 1 year time and you can register as Doctor in India 1 year earlier than those from Russia, Ukraine, Georgia, Armenia,Kyrgistan, Kazakistan

Admission Procedure

What is the admission process ?

International students’ admission is purely on the merit of Marks Senior secondary board exams.

Visa

WHAT IS THE VISA PROCESS?

  • The edxcare sends scan copy of passport, mark sheets of class 12th examination along with physical examination form to the university. The Universities after scrutinizing all the documents sends it to the Ministry Of Education who later on satisfaction with the documents issues JW202 form.
  • After obtaining JW202 form in original The edxcare submits all original documents to the Embassy of China in India to get the visa.

DO STUDENT GET VISA FOR THE ENTIRE PERIOD OF STUDY?

  • Embassy of China in India issues student’ entry visa valid for 30 days only.
  • After arriving China all the students under goes process like registration in the university, reporting to Police, medical checkup in the hospital etc.
  • After receiving all the reports from concerned departments, Chinese government extends the visa for one year or may be less than one year.
  • All students need to get the visa extended before the expiry of the visa. The University will arrange the process of the visa and its extension whenever required although students will bear the entire visa extension fee.

DO STUDENTS HAVE TO TAKE INSURANCE?

  • It is compulsory to buy insurance because medical checkup is very expensive in China.