Where can I do my Internship?
It’s optional depending upon your choice whether to do in China as well as in your home country.
What shall be the total expenditure including Hostel & Food?
Please refer to the Fee Structure of different Universities.
What is the procedure for admission?
Kindly check Admission Procedure.
What is the mode of travel & cost?
Mode of travel shall be by air from Kolkata/Delhi/Bangalore Airport to Kunming/Shanghai (2 hrs 10 mins/6 hrs) and then from Kunming/Shanghai airport to the city where the particular airport is located. In some cases we will take the student from Beijing/Shanghai airport to the city of the University by fastest train (2 5 hrs)
What is the course duration for an MBBS in China?
In all the Medical Universities in China the course duration is 5 years and 1 year for Internship to be done in China or the student's home country.
What is MCI Screening Test?
The Medical Council of India stipulates that all students studying MBBS programme from Medical Colleges outside India and wanting to practice in India after completion of their programme, need to appear for a "Screening Test" which is a 300 marks no negetive marking MCQ test.
What happens if I fail to clear the screening test of MCI?
Normally a student who passes MBBS from Medical Universities in China is always expected to clear the test due to its high standard of Medical education in China. After graduation one can attempt any number of chances to pass the MCI screening exams which is held twice a year in March & Sept in New Delhi. We provide comprehensive but optional coaching for MCI screening in the campus of Guangxi Medical University, China through which students are confident enough to clear the Screening Test. We just expect the students to clear MCI test who study properly according to the guidelines told to them by us and the University from time to time.
What about my food? Will I have to eat only Chinese food?
In all the Medical Universities in China there are canteen within the campus where Indian food is available, so no need to eat Chinese food. However Chinese canteens are also there, so students can change their taste whenever they wish. All kind of vegetable available in the sub continent are also available in China due to the same kind of climate. SimilarlyEgg, all kinds of fresh water Fish, Chicken, Mutton are also in abundant. In every hostel room there is a kitchen attached, so if the student wish then he/she can cook sometimes.
Is the course approved by MCI?
The MCI cannot approve or disapprove any foreign degree. But they conduct a screening test just to see what they have learned in medical colleges ouside India and allow successful candidates to register with them to practice in India only to those students who have studied and obtained MBBS degree from those Medical Colleges which are listed in the MCI and WHO and MOE list see list
Is MBBS in China expensive?
No. MBBS from medical universities in China is much cheaper compared to studying MBBS at any private Medical College in the sub continent plus the basic facilities are of 1st world standard. Infact the total expenses in these universities is almost one - third than the cost in any private medical college in India.
How much time is required to reach the college from India?
Guangxi Medical College is just 3 hrs 20 mins away from Kolkata with one change in Flight and the other Universities are max 6 hrs from Kolkata, 9 hrs from Delhi. see details
How many times can I come home in a year?
There are two vacations in all the Medical Colleges in China, winter and summer. The winter vacation is during Jan-Feb & the Summer Vacation is during July-August. The Summer vacation is normally for 5 weeks and you can easily visit your home during this period. That is also the end of term.
How is the weather & climate in Nanning (Guangxi)?
Located in the subtropical zone and in the south to the tropic of cancer, Nanning has a humid subtropical monsoon climate with plenty of sunshine and rainfall and without any snow. Its winter is relatively short while summer is long, so it is warm for most of the time with a mean yearly temperature of 21.6. It is lowest monthly average temperature is 12.8 in January and the warmest period is in July and August when the average temperature reaches 28.2.
How do I get eligibility from Medical Council of India?
If one satisfies the above requirements then he/she can apply in prescribed format to MCI. MCI on due appraisal at their end shall issue necessary certificate. We shall assist in this.
How do I get a Visa? Will you be arranging it for me?
Yes we will process your visa application in case of students from india and our Overseas Office will assist the students from Bangladesh and Nepal. We will assist students from Africa with the necessary visa papers.
How are the living expenses in China?
Living cost in China is very less, food cost just Rs 40,000/- ( 700 USD) a year in the Canteen within the campus & student's pocket money cost less than Rs 2000/Month (35 USD).
Does studying in China is worthful?
To secure admissions in Medical Colleges in India, Bangladesh and Nepal for a student has become very tough day by day due to severe shortage in medical seats in comparison to the number of students aspiring for MBBS whereas we have booked a certain number of seats in different Medical Universities in China for International students , which will be filled through us only. It is absolutely worthful as in these University's Medical education and other facilities is at par world standard and is recognized throughout the world for its mass-oriented phase and students passing out from there are eligible to sit for even USMLE (USA), PLAB (UK) etc.
Does everybody get MCI eligibility?
Yes, we arrange MCI Eligibility Certificate for all the students from India who go to China through us.
Do I have to learn Mandarin (Chinese)?
In Guangxi and Bei Hua you dont have to pass Chinese Language exam (HSK4), but language classes will be there every week. You just attend the classes which will help you to learn Chinese language which may be required while you travel. But if you wish to do the 1 year internship in China or pursue PG course in China, then you would have to learn Mandarin properly. This is required in order for you to converse / communicate with patients during your internship program and PG course. In some Universities you will have to pass HSK4 exam from the 3rd year.
Do any Indian professors teach there?
Yes. In the Universities in China mostly all the teachers and professsors are of Indian sub continent origin and some are from other SAARC countries too.
Can I practice in my Homeland on my return?
Yes. You can practice in your homeland. In order to practice as a medical practioner you have to register yourself with the State or Indian Medical Council or BMDC or NMC depending on your origin. In case of India you have to appear for a screening test. On clearing the screening test you are eligible for registration as a doctor and allowed to practice on par with all other doctors.
Can I get a job in a Government Hospital or allied medical institutions in India?
Yes. You are eligible for any government appointment at par the same salary structure of your counterpart who have done MBBS from your Homeland.
Can I do MD/MS, meaning, Post-Graduation there?
Yes on successful completion of MBBS you may pursue PG courses there. In case of india, once you clear MCI screening Exams you are entitled for Permanent Medical registration, after that you can apply for PG course in India.
Are there many students from the sub continent studying there?
Yes. There are currently over 30,000 students from Indian sub continent studying in the the Medical Universities in China out of which almost 35% are girl students. Security wise China is most probably the best in the whole world.
Is the Medical Universities Government owned or Private?
All medical universities in China are government owned.
Will Omkar Medicom assist me, support me till I become a Doctor?
Yes. We will support and assist you in all possible respects till you become a Doctor. Our only expectation from the students is that they should study and give their full effort in that. Leave the rest to us. We are there with you always to help you in all possible respects.