"The best part of your life is now over!" is a
common statement made to school leavers as they make their career choices after
their 12th standard. The truth is, better years are yet to come and students
who choose medical careers will understand that.
India boasts an impressive 535 medical colleges across India offering a range of medical courses that are recognized by the Medical Council of India. Educating more than 80 thousands students every year, India does churn out the best and most sought after medical practitioners in the world. Students who have completed their 12th standard with physics, chemistry and biology can apply for an array of medical courses.
We have curated some of the top medical courses that you can study in India after your 12th classes.
Take a list of our selection here:
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
The Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) is a popular undergraduate medical degree. The course duration is 5 and half years and includes one year of full time internship at a medical practice. Since this is a popular course, seats are limited.
Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)
The Bachelor of Dental Surgery course is the only approved and recognized course in India to become a dentist. The duration of the course is 5 years and students must complete one year of full-time internship in dentistry. Dentistry advances students in the study and diagnoses of any diseases or disorders in the oral cavity. It also teaches treatment and prevention methods of these diseases.
Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Parm)
The Bachelor of Pharmacy degree in India is an approved professional degree where students are trained to become certified pharmacists or chemists. Students are taught to produce, manage and dispense medicine to patients. The duration of this course is 4 years and includes an internship.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSC.Nursing)
The Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree prepares students for an array of professional jobs. In this degree, students will perfect nursing science, learn medical research, train for leadership and learn the art of nursing. The duration of the course is between 3 and 4 years.
Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT)
The Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree prepares students to help patients who suffered from injuries resulting from accidents, surgeries or traumas. This professional field of work trains the muscles and bones by using massages, exercises and movement of the muscle to help rehabilitate the muscles and the bones. The duration of this course is 4 years.
These are our top picks, however, there are plenty more of medical courses that students can choose from, depending on their passion.
Students can find an array of medical courses on our website. Should you require any assistance with the admission process, feel free to contact us. We boast over 25 years of education admission experience and have placed thousands of students across the world and we would be delighted to help you realize your dreams.