MBBS: Entrance Exams, Top Colleges, Career, Future Scopes

The bachelor of medicine bachelor of surgery is the professional course for the students to aspire to become a doctor or surgeon.  MBBS is the course study and is mainly recognized as a medical degree of the doctors. MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery is the two first-professional degrees in the field of medicine and surgery. The course study refers to the study where the college offers to graduate degrees.  The course studies are based on the way which has subjects such as biochemistry, physiology, anatomy, forensic medicine etc.

The sole purpose for the course study is to inculcate the standard protocols of the examinations, different diagnosis and complete patient management. This course field contains a thorough practical knowledge and the use of performance of standard clinical protocols and procedures.


Students having a keen interest over learning the basics of the human body and the diagnosis of diseases and their cures should catch to this course. In the medical field, to be a surgeon, a specialist should go for this, as this course study is the foundation and also provides an introduction to all the course material.

Course Level
5 and 1/2 years
Examination Type
Semester Examination held year wise as per the Institution
Course Fees
Ranges from INR 35000 to 2 Lacs

Course & Eligibility





Bachelor's Degree5 and 1/2 yearsMinimum of 60% aggregate mark (except AIIMS) in 10, +2 with physics, chemistry, and biology as mandatory subjects.NEET-UG, AIIMS MBBS 

Top Recruiters For MBBS:

Here are the top recruiters for MBBS course.
  • Cura
  • Doctors Recruitments
  • Technisearch Consultancy House (P) Ltd
  • G & R Management Consultancy Pvt Ltd.
  • Pioneer Consultancy Services
  • 7Skyee Consultancy Pvt Ltd

Admission Process:

The admission process for the MBBS courses provided as based over the entrances of the respective institutions the student is interested in. The admission for the students for MBBS is based on the entrance basis. The other entrances examination which is held during the months of May-June, also after the declaration of the 10+2 results. On the basis of the merit prepared, the counselling for the respective students are held, at which the students are called for it. The marks or the score obtained in the entrance examination and of the qualifying 10+2 exam the admission is proceded ahead.

Syllabus and Courses

The syllabus and the courses for the respective MBBS courses are based over the span for 9 semesters which is four and a half year followed by a mandatory internship of a year. The syllabus is divided as Pre-Clinical, Para-clinical and Clinical. 

  • Semester 1-2 (Pre-clinical): Anatomy, Biochemistry, Physiology
    The sole purpose aiming is the basic knowledge to gain the basics and various structures in the body, the molecular organization of the cell and the functioning of the organs.
  • Semester 3-5 (Para-clinical): Community Medicine, Forensic Medicine, Pathology, Pharmacology, Microbiology, Clinical postings, OPDs.
    This field, the focus is mainly over the awareness of the medical practices involved in the crimes, understanding the infectious diseases. These topics cover the concepts of cell injury and its healing, understanding the principles of pharmacology involved.
  • Semester 6-9 (Clinical): Community medicine and allied subjects (Psychiatry, Dermatology), Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, Surgery and allied subjects, Clinical postings.
    The field is based on the use of the anaesthesia, mainly to encourage the student to work effectively as a community physician, also diagnose and manage the common skin diseases acquire the skills for a general practitioner. The course field will also govern the common problems of the musculoskeletal system and its remedies

Skills Required

The skills required for the MBBS aspirants are:
  • The ability to work for long hours and often under pressure.
  • The ability to solve problems with effective decision making.
  • Must be  good with the leadership, management skills, communication skills, compassionate with the manner
  • Drive to continue learning throughout the career.
  • Analytical Ability


Top Entrances

Here are the top entrances that allow the students to get into MBBS course.
  • NEET UG - National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for MBBS BDS Admission
  • AIPVT - All India Pre-Veterinary Test
  • AIIMS MBBS - All India Institute of Medical Sciences
  • AIPMT - All India Quota in Government medical and dental colleges of India excluding Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, and Jammu & Kashmir.
  • MH CET - Maharashtra Common Entrance Test
  • CMC Vellore Common Entrance Test

Career and Job Prospects

Job Profile

Job Description

Average Salary Per Annum

The primary responsibility of anesthetists is the safe administration of anesthesia and other pain killers to their patients both before, during and post-surgery, and other major medical procedures. Positioning patients on operating tables, ensuring they are warm and comfortable.
8 - 10 lakhs
They evaluate patients through questions, examinations, symptom reviews, and medical testing. Perform exercise tests, diagnostic image tests, cardiac catheterizations; may perform or recommend procedures like echocardiograms.
7 - 8 lakhs
Neurologists are licensed medical specialists who diagnose and treat disorders that affect the brain, spinal cord, nerves and muscles of patients. They examine a patient’s mental and physical status, conduct medical tests and scans, and evaluate the results to diagnose and treat the patient.
4 - 5 lakhs
Medical pathologists are usually either clinical or anatomical pathologists. Clinical pathologists mainly examine body fluids, including blood, urine and bone marrow. Anatomical pathologists analyze samples of tissue and cells to aid in determining the diagnosis and cause of diseases.
3 - 4 lakhs
The surgeon is responsible for the preoperative diagnosis of the patient, for performing the operation, and for providing the patient with postoperative surgical care and treatment. During the course of an operation, the surgeon must make important decisions about the patient's health, safety, and welfare.
10 - 14 lakhs


Q: Is there any medical courses without NEET?
A: Yes. Healthcare being the major concern for today, there are also medical courses in the medical system to pursue the career.  Few of the alternate medical career field are:
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Biotechnologists
  • Biomedical Engineer
  • Microbiologist (Non-Clinical)
  • Cardiovascular Technologist
  • Perfusionist
  • Respiratory Therapist
  • Nutritionist
  • Psychologist

Q: Are there any options for self-employment after MBBS?
A: Yes, there are options for self-employment through public and private sectors. The MBBS course allows one to practice medicine independently, so choosing an option for this can gain good hands. Sectors of the public like the Public health is the area where the course can lead to options like the Psychiatric and medical social worker, and also over the research consultants, also as trainers.

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