M.B.B.S. (Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery)

The Curriculum Development and Monitoring Committee of National Medical College has drawn the detail program outline for the MBBS course in strict adherence to the curriculum of Tribhuban University and the requirements of Nepal Medical Council. The Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery program runs over a total period of five and a half years (four and a half years followed by a compulsory rotating internship of one year). Integrated teaching, problem-based and community oriented and community based learning are the key features of the core curriculum for the MBBS program.
The phasing of the core curriculum of MBBS program is well designed to facilitate the systematic teaching and learning process.
 

Eligibility
i) 10+2 or Intermediate Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology) with minimum 50% mark in individual subjects.
ii) Must have studied English as a subject at 10+2 levels
iii) Must have to pass the entrance exam conducted by T.U., IOM

Phase – I : First year:
i) Integrated Basic Medical Sciences (Anatomy, Physiology, Bio-chemistry, Pathology, Pharmacology, Microbiology)
ii) Community Medicine.
iii) Clinical orientation (History taking/Communication skill)

Second year:
i) Integrated Basic Medical Sciences (Anatomy, Physiology, Bio-chemistry, Pathology, Pharmacology, Microbiology).
ii) Clinical Orientation (clinical examination skills)

Phase – II : Third year:
i) Community Medicine (Applied Epidemiology, Family Health Exercise)
ii) Forensic Medicine.
iii) Clinical Disciplines: Internal Medicine, Surgery, Pediatrics, Gynecology/ Obstetrics
iv) Clinical training at Teaching Hospital.

Phase – III : Fourth year:
i) Clinical Disciplines: Psychiatry, Dermatology, Ophthalmology, ENT, Orthopedics, Radiology, Anesthesiology, Dentistry, Accident & Emergency Medicine
ii) Community Medicine (Community and Clinical Experience and field management)
iii) Clinical training at Teaching Hospital.

Fifth year: Clinical Rotation in major subjects with case presentation and seminar.

EVALUATION:
The University examinations are held at the end of 1st, 2nd, 3rd , 4th and final year.

1st year :
i) Integrated Basic Medical Sciences.
ii) Community Medicine.

2nd year : i) Integrated Basic Medical Sciences.

3rd year :
i) Forensic Medicine
ii) Community Medicine

4th year:-
i) ENT
ii) Orthopaedics
iii) Ophthalmology
iv) Community Medicine

Final year :
i) Medicine ( Internal Medicine, Psychiatry, Dermatology, Radiology)
ii) Surgery (General Surgery, Anesthesiology, and Dentistry )
iii) Obstetrics & Gynecology.
iv) Pediatrics


Internship:
A student after passing the final MBBS Examination has to undertake compulsory rotating internship of one year (at the Teaching Hospital of this medical college) for which he/she must get registered provisionally with Nepal Medical Council. On completion of internship he/she will be given full registration by Medical Council as per its rule and regulation for practicing allopathic system of medicine.