FAQs MBBS in Bangladesh Admission process

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NEET Score will count to Study MBBS in Abroad Session 2020

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Q: Disadvantages of studying MBBS in Bangladesh

Ans: First year fees comparatively high in Bangladesh. 40-50 percent of total package have to pay in 1st year of MBBS Study. There are no night life, no disco, no pub, no bars.

Selection process is little strict as compare to other countries to maintain quality standard of the medical education in Bangladesh.

  • NEET qualifying marks required
  • Class 12 passout in 2020 or 2019 only can apply
  • Class 12 Physics, Chemistry, Biology (PCB) minimum 60 percent marks required
  • Individual Biology minimum 60 percentage marks needed

Q. What is GPA and how to Calculate GPA?

Ans: GPA means Grade Point Average. GPA is one of the most important factors to get admission in a good medical college in Bangladesh. Smile Education first time introduce online GPA Calculator to check eligibility for MBBS Admission in Bangladesh. Now Parents/Students can Calculate your GPA online Click here

Q: When MBBS Admission will start when should I contact?

Ans: Just after Class 12 result or NEET Result when you decide to take MBBS admission in Bangladesh
Important Dates for MBBS Admission process in Bangladesh
Find all important dates including MBBS seat booking, invitation letter, provision admission, confirmation letter, submission of admission form, Student VISA Processing, MBBS Orientation Class

Admission Process Starts June 9, 2020
MBBS Admission Seat Booking and Issue Student invitation Letter July 5, 2020
Seat Booking Money $2000 (T.T) Send by August 05 , 2020
Provision Admission Letter issue starts August 10, 2020
1st installment payment October last week
Admission confirmation letter issue with in seven working days after 1st installment
Full Application along with Money receipt submission November 10, 2020
Student Visa Processing will start Nov 3rd Week  – 2020
Student reporting to medical college first week of January 2021
Orientation and MBBS 1st year class starts from January 10, 2021
All admission process will be complicated by January 28, 2021
Fee should be send direct to colleges
All transaction made in U.S Dollar ($) by Telegraphic Transfer (T.T)

** Do not pay any cash/draft/cheques to any person or admission agents, college not liable.

Q: Is NEET required to Study Medical is Bangladesh?

Ans: For current session 2020-21 NEET qualifying score need to study MBBS abroad.

NEET Is Mandatory to Study MBBS in Bangladesh

This Academic Session 2020-21 NEET Required to Study MBBS Abroad.

Non-Appeared NEET Candidates Cannot Enroll to study MBBS in Bangladesh, if candidates don’t seat in NEET or Not Register in NEET or Skip NEET candidates unable to get MCI eligibility certificate to appear in FMGE after completion his MBBS program.

Yes, for Candidates Appeared in NEET must have minimum qualifying scores. This is required for MCI Equivalent Certificate, From Session 2020-21 NEET qualifying score is mandatory for NEET  Appeared Students to study MBBS in Bangladesh.

NEET 2020 – Minimum Qualifying Percentile

CategoryMinimum Qualifying Percentile
Unreserved (UR)50
Unreserved Physically Handicapped (UR-PH)45
Scheduled Caste (SC)40
Scheduled Tribe (ST)40
Other Backward Classes (OBC)40

Q. Is last year NEET qualified candidate can apply?

Ans: Yes, if student qualify NEET in 2019 and wish to process MBBS Admission abroad in current year, definitely he/she can apply. Since NEET Score will valid three years.

Q: What is the eligibility to Study MBBS in Bangladesh session 2020 ?

Ans: To study in Bangladesh you have to meet the MCI eligibility which is 60% in Physics, Chemistry and Biology average and pass in English in Class 12 and minimum 17 years of age in December 31 of the year of Admission. In ADDITION the University in Bangladesh may have a HIGHER cut off than specified by MCI. So read the requirement of the University in addition to the MCI requirement. Click Here Eligibility Criteria

Q: What is the MCI Screening Test? How many times can I give Screening Test?
Ans: After you finish MBBS from Bangladesh Indian doctors opt for FMGE. When finish up 5 years MBBS Degree program from Bangladesh back to India you have to sit for a competency test popularly known as the MCI Screening Test. The official name is FMGE or Foreign Medical Graduate Examination conducted by the National Board of Examination (NBE).

Bangladesh MBBS Degree popular due to high rate of passing FMGE (MCI Screening Test), in first attempt generally students clear FMGE

The MCI does not conduct the test.

If you fail the test then there is NO LIMIT on the number of attempts in the MCI test. If you have studied properly in your college then you will pass the MCI test easily.

​Q: Will my Degree be recognized in India and overseas?

Ans: Yes. The degree is recognized by the MCI in India All state medical councils and by all other countries overseas. Each country has a process for recognizing a foreign medical degree. You have to follow that process. Usually each country needs you to give a competency examination such as the USMLE for USA. So you have to find out the process in each country and comply with it.

Q: Where can I do my internship?
Ans: You can do your internship in India or in Bangladesh. After clearing your FMGE (MCI Screening Test) you can apply for one year internship in any Govt. or Private Medical Institutes in India.

You’ll get stipend during internship in Bangladesh.

Q: How to pay Fees ? What is the Mode of Payment and in what currency?
Ans: Fees for the Medical College has to payable in US$ thru Forex TT. Ask your local Forex enable bank. You Must have valid Indian passport and college invitation letters to pay college fees. All transaction thru parents/guardian’s bank to college account.

Visit Here MBBS in Bangladesh Fees Structure

You can take money to Bangladesh in the form of US $ (US Dollar). You can legally carry US$3000 in cash and US$20000 as travelers cheques. Take a receipt for the Cash you are carrying for the customs authorities. You can transfer some fees to the University by way of Bank or SWIFT transfer. Read the relevant advice.

Q: What is the Total Expense including hostel and food?
Ans: For Hostel and Fees Details structure – refer to the fee structure of each institute Click Here

Q: How to get a study Loan for MBBS Education in Bangladesh?
Ans: You can apply for a Bank loan. Under RBI guidelines Banks can give upto 15-20 lakh for higher education for study Medical Abroad. Banks look at parent’s assets, income, security, college admission letter, MCI Eligibility and affiliation certificates and mark sheet before granting loan. You have to pay 1st years installment rest amount can be arrange education loan.

Q: What is the mode of travel, cost and time of travel?
Ans: Travel By Air/Train/Bus from India to Bangladesh. Most major cities of India are connected to Bangladesh by air. The time take for travel is usually within one day – dependent on the planning.
You can Book flight Ticket Online or from Counters.

Airtime : From to Bangladesh City
40 min From Kolkata (Calcutta) to Dhaka Fare Starting from Rs 3,370 (Spice Jet Airlines, Air India, Biman Bangladesh, US Bangla, Regent Airlines)
55 min From Kolkata (Calcutta) to Chittagong Fare Starting from Rs 5,800 (Regent Airlines)
2h 10m ( Non-Stop ) Delhi to Dhaka Starting Fare Rs 5,035
5:40 hr (With one Stop)
6:45 hr (With one Stop) Chennai to Dhaka Starting Fare Rs.5,994

Train: Kolkata to Bangladesh
Bandhan Express Every Thursday 7:10 AM Kolkata to Khulna (13129 Travel Time: 4h 49m 2 halts Distance: 172 km)
Maitree Express Every Week Tuesday, Friday 7:10 AM – Kolkata to Dhaka (13109 Travel Time: 8h 25m 2 halts Distance: 393 km )

Q: What is the MBBS course duration in Bangladesh?
A: MBBS Course Duration is 5 years. and one year is internship.

Q: What about food in Bangladesh?
A: Most of the Medical Colleges in Bangladesh have canteens where reasonably priced food is available. All Hostels usually have a mess system managed by students.

Q: What is the dress code in Bangladesh for MBBS course?
Ans: There is no such dress code. Should wear formal dresses, leather shoe and you have to buy white aprons.

Q: Is MBBS in Bangladesh expensive?
Ans: No. Bangladesh is cheaper than any Private medical Colleges in India or Nepal. Even it is cheaper than Georgia, Philippines, China, Russia, main reasons are (1) No hidden Cost (2) Cheap travel cost (3) Very Low food and living cost which ultimate make cheapest MBBS Study Abroad option.

Q: How many times can I come home in a year?
Ans: There are two vacations both in Eids (Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha). And after professional Exams you’ll get long break. So you can come back twice a year if you want to. 20-25 days during Eid al-Fitr and 10-15 days in Eid al-Adha.

Q: How is the Weather and Temperature in Bangladesh?
Ans: Weather very similar to India. Not too cold no too hot.

Q: Do I have to learn Bengali?
Ans: No prior Bengali knowledge needed. Yes. Don’t worry about it. Medical Education will taught in English Language and local citizens are expert in Hindi also. Bengali required after 2 years when student attend community medicine classes interact with local patient. Bengali Speaking required Interact with Outdoor Local village patients.

Q: How do I get my visa?
Ans: Smile Education Consultancy (SEC) India will process your Student VISA.

Q: How parents/Guardian get VISA?
Ans: Smile Education Consultancy also arrange parents tourist VISA charges extra during admission time.

Q: Can I work while I am a studying in Bangladesh?
Ans: No. You cannot. You are on a student visa. And if you study then you have no time to work. So do not plan to work on a student visa.

Q: Can I get a job when I come back to India in the Private or Govt. Sector?
Ans: Yes, you can get a job in India in the private and Government hospitals/ medical institutes / health care sector on return to India after clearing the MCI process.

Q: Can I do PG Medical MD or MS in India after my MBBS?
Ans: Yes you can apply for NEET-PG for doing Post Graduate Medical  in India after study MBBS from Bangladesh. Indian MBBS Doctors from Bangladesh very likely to clear NEET-PG since they already clear similar exam patter FMGE/NEXT. So you can do PG medical in India after completing MBBS from Bangladesh and once MCI registration in India is over.

Q: How many Indians are studying there?
Ans: Last year more than 1075 enroll in 1st year MBBS Degree program in Bangladesh. Exact data can be obtain from Bangladesh embassy. There are over 8650 Indians studying MBBS in Bangladesh. Each year on average 1100-1200 Indian medical students moves Bangladesh for pursue MBBS and medical related degree program number is increasing every year.

Q: Is Smile Education is agent?
Ans: No, we are not agent like others. Smile Education officially direct representing top medical colleges in Bangladesh. We are only promoting medical education in Bangladesh since 2011. We don’t do other countries or any type of other admissions. Smile Education authorized to process all student documentations, processing each and every jobs to get MBBS in Bangladesh.

Q. What is the admission Process?
Ans: Admission process you have contact Smile Education head office in Kolkata.

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