With the 25 public universities and 50 private universities for medical education, MBBS in Bangladesh is a good choice for Indian students. It is one of the low-cost MBBS programs among foreign countries for Indian citizens.
Students have to clear the eligibility criteria of the government of Bangladesh for MBBS admission in Bangladesh. According to the eligibility criteria of Bangladesh, they choose the best of the students which improve the quality of MBBS in Bangladesh.
The quality of teaching of Bangladeshi Medical Universities reflects by the MCI passing percentage of MBBS in Bangladesh which is quite higher than any other country, i.e. 27-30%.
Apart from the quality, the cost of MBBS in Bangladesh is also a positive point. The fees of MBBS course in universities in Bangladesh is very low as it comes under the SAARC quota admission criteria.
The students who graduate from the best medical universities in Bangladesh are eligible to appear for major tests like the USMLE, PLAB; the screening examination conducted by MCI and can practice in any country across the globe.
Complete information about MBBS in Bangladesh
|Last Date to Apply||March, 2020|
|Basic Eligibility||10+2 (PCB) with 50%|
|IELTS & TOEFL||Not Required|
|NEET Exam||Yes, it is compulsory|
|Minimum Course Fee||$ 6600 Per Year|
|Maximum Course Fee||$ 10000 Per Year|
|Cost of Living in Bangladesh||Rs.15-20 Thousands/Year|
|MBBS Course Duration (in Years)||5+1 with Internship|
|Recognition of Universities||MCI & WHO|
|Medium of Education||English language|
|Top Medical University||Bangladesh Medical College|
All the MCI approved Bangladeshi Medical Universities and their fee structure
|Name of the Universities||College Fee||Hostel Fee||Total|
|University of Dhaka||Rs. 31,50,000||Rs. 6,04,800||Rs. 37,54,800|
|Rajshahi University||Rs. 30,17,000||Rs. 5,04,000||Rs. 35,21,000|
|University of Chittagong||Rs. 25,20,000||Rs. 6,04,800||Rs. 31,24,800|
|Shahjalal University of Science & Technology||Rs. 26,60,000||Rs. 6,55,200||Rs. 33,15,200|
|Bangladesh University of Professionals||Rs. 30,17,000||Rs. 5,04,000||Rs. 35,21,000|
|University of Science and Technology, Chittagong||Rs. 25,20,000||Rs. 6,55,200||Rs. 31,75,200|
|Gono Bishwabiddyalay (Gono University)||Rs. 22,40,000||Rs. 5,60,000||Rs. 28,00,000|
Note: All the amounts mentioned above are supposed to change as per the rate of currency and university policies. For calculation purpose 1$= Rs. 70 .
Top medicine courses offered in MBBS universities of Bangladesh:
|Application Start Date||March 2020|
|Last Date of Application||June/July 2020|
|Course Commences From||September/October 2020|
The above-mentioned universities are top universities in Bangladesh. These are the only medical colleges which are approved & recognized by the higher authorities:
The Bangladeshi medical universities are recognized by:
We will take you through the simple admission procedure & on behalf of you we will perform every process of admission honestly. You just need to submit all the required documents to us.
Students scoring good marks in 10+2 exam will be given an opportunity to obtain scholarship in Bangladesh medical universities.
We assure your admission to medical universities in Bangladesh, if you are eligible for below criteria:
Step 1: Fill the application form/ or get it filled by online staff of institutes.
Step 2: Submit the scan copies of your passport, and other necessary documents.
Step 3: Collect the admission letter from university.( Within 10 working days)
Step 4: After the confirmation of admission, the immigration procedure shall be started.
Step 5: Visit the Bangladesh Embassy in Delhi after receiving the invitation letter (within one month).
Step 6: Check, Evaluate and authenticate every document before applying for visa.
Following documents are required to complete your admission process. Let’s check them out:
In Bangladesh, the years and course are known as “Phase”. After completing all four phases, students need to go for 1 year of internship in Bangladesh. This internship in Bangladesh is optional for the Indian students.
The study pattern of Bangladeshi medical colleges is similar to Indian medical colleges and MCI. Check out the complete MBBS syllabus in Bangladesh
Syllabus of MBBS in Bangladesh with Study Pattern:
|Phase and year||Subject||Parts||Marks (Written + Oral + Practical + Formative)||Total|
First Phase (1 and a half year)
|Anatomy||180 +150 +150 +20||500|
|Physiology||180 +150 +150 +20||400|
|Biochemistry||180 +150 +150 +20||400|
Second Phase(1 year)
Third Phase(1 year)
|Pharmacology & Therapeutic||90+100+100+10||300|
Fourth Phase (1 and a half year)
|Medicine and Allied Subjects||180+100+100+20+100(clinical)||300|
Neonatology & family planning
|Obstetrics and Gynaecology||180+100+100+20+100 (clinical)||500|
Following is the list of top Bangladesh medical universities with their rankings according to Ranking Web of Universities.
|University Name||Country Ranking||World Ranking|
|University of Dhaka||2||1965|
|University of Chittagong||6||3054|
|Shahjalal University of Science & Technology||10||3236|
|Bangladesh University of Professionals||46||8716|
|University of Science and Technology, Chittagong||56||11004|
|Gono Bishwabiddyalay (Gono University)||73||15113|
Course duration of MBBS in Bangladesh is 5 years with clinical & electives.
MBBS course structure in Bangladesh: Semester is divided into 3 phases:
Though there are not severe disadvantages, it is like a challenge for students. And challenges are meant to be tackled. So following are some demerits while studying MBBS in Bangladesh:
After completing MBBS from Bangladesh, students need to clear the MCI screening test or the screening test of the country where they want to have a career. After clearing the screening test following are the opportunities one can have:
Bangladesh has a subtropical rainstorm atmosphere described by wide seasonal varieties in rainfall, temperature and mugginess. Mostly, the seasonal climate of Bangladesh is likely associated with Indian climate.
The timing zone for Bangladesh is +6MT. (Indian time +5:30 GMT). It means that, the difference between Indian and Bangladesh climates is about half an hour.
Bangladesh is a country situated in the east of India. It is one of the most populated countries in Asia. The capital of Bangladesh is Dhaka. Bangladesh has the Padma, Jamuna and Meghna rivers which have made the beautiful fertile plains. Bangladesh has Islam as the official and maximum religion. There are also Hinduism, Buddhism, and Christianity religion with a few numbers of people. Due to the rivers in Bangladesh, traveling through the boat is very common in the country.
|Currency||Bangladeshi Taka (BDT)|
|Exchange Rate (as of January 2020)||1Rs.= 1.20 BDT|
|Climate||Winter min 11-degree Celcius - max 34-degree Celcius|
|Time Difference||Bangladesh is 30 minutes ahead of India|