The results of NEET 2020 examination broke the internet by 2 toppers scoring full 720/720. It is expected that 15,97,435 candidates registered for the examination out of which 7,71,500 managed to make it to the qualifying side. As compared to previous years, NEET scores for this year have gone exceptionally high. This also means that the cutoffs to get admission into Indian medical colleges is going to rise too. With the limited number of seats available for MBBS, BDS and paramedical courses, what are the options for students with average or qualifying NEET scores? Read on to find the answer!
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NEET 2021 Results
The experts have stated that the cutoff for the year 2021 is expected to go higher than the previous years’ because of the high scores attained by students. Thus, for those who have attained average NEET scores, the only option to pursue MBBS and likely courses will be at private institutions.
Generally, candidates tend to choose government-based institutions for pursuing medical and paramedical courses as the tuition fee is economical and fits under the budget of all. On the other hand, pursuing similar studies in private institutions in the country costs around INR 70,00,000- 1,00,00,000. But do you know that in similar or even lesser expenses you can seek overseas education in the field of medicine? Yes, there are a variety of leading foreign nations that offer quality education in MBBS, BDS, and paramedical courses at pocket-friendly prices.
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Owing to the advancements of technologies in the medical field as well as the in-depth knowledge required to excel in this field, seeking an MBBS degree abroad would be a better option at economical prices. Many top universities in the world offer world-class education in medical courses that have been approved by the MCI and DCI. Thus, if you plan to seek a degree from the institutions approved by MCI and likely authorities, you will be entitled to practicing in India as well as abroad. Studying an MBBS degree abroad expands one’s horizon in terms of knowledge, skills as well as career opportunities.
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Find out with our exclusive blog on – Best Countries for MBBS Abroad
Countries like Ukraine, Philippines, Germany, Japan, Russia, etc. have emerged out to be the hotspot of Indians students attaining the MBBS degree. Let us take a quick look at some of the reasons which make studying MBBS abroad worth it-
- No additional entrance exam required
- NEET qualifying score is mandatory, no cut-off system
- Pocket-friendly cost of studying
- The medium of instruction of the program is English
- Comprehensive curriculum incorporated with latest technological advancements
- The degree is recognised by WHO, UNESCO, MCI and DCI
- Economical living expenses
Top Universities for MBBS from Abroad
Let us take a look at the top ranked universities for pursuing MBBS abroad as per the QS World University Rankings 2020 for medicine:
|University||Country||QS World UniversityRankings 2020|
|Harvard University||United States of America||1|
|University of Oxford||United Kingdom||2|
|University of Cambridge||United Kingdom||3|
|Stanford University||United States of America||4|
|John Hopkins University||United States of America||5|
|University of California, Los Angeles||United States of America||7|
|University College London||United Kingdom||8|
|Yale University||United States of America||9|
|Imperial College London||United Kingdom||10|
We hope this alternative pathway to get to your dream career was helpful. How do you get to these universities? What is the application process? When is the upcoming intake? These are some common questions that you might have. Call us at 088262 00293 or register for a free counselling session with Leverage Edu experts and find all your answers in a single go! Do not let your NEET scores be a hurdle on your way to your dream career!