MBBS curriculum

1.   Student centered (rather than teacher centered)

2.   Problem based (rather than subject based)

3.   Integrated(rather than discipline based)

4.   Community oriented(rather than hospital centered)

5.   Electives embodied (rather than standard program oriented)

6.   Systematic(rather than apprentice based)

           Course Duration

           Five and half years

  • Pre-clinical: Two years
  • Clinical: Two and half years
  • Internship: One year of compulsory Rotating Residential

               Eligliblity Criteria

Completed 10+2 years of education or equivalent with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate and not less than 50% of marks in each subjects of Physics, Chemistry and, Biology (PCB). 

Completed Bachelor of Science Degree, recognized by the University, with one of the following subjects viz. Physics, Chemistry, Biology and at least one other prescribed science subject of study up to the ancillary level and having scored not less than an overall aggregate of 50% marks, provided that such candidate shall have passed the earlier qualifying examination (10+2 or an equivalent examination) with the subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Biology. 

Completed requisite course equivalent to I. Sc. (Biological Group) with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English, as main subjects after Certificate Level in Health Sciences from DMCRI,Kathmandu University and having minimum of 50% marks in aggregate and not less than 50% of marks in each subjects of Physics, Chemistry and, Biology (PCB).

Entrance Test

Entrance Test for MBBS will be conducted as per the curriculum for MBBS Entrance Examination published by the Ministry of Education. Copy of the curriculum along with the model questions is printed, published and marketed by Janak Education Materials Centre Ltd., Sanothimi, Bhaktapur.

Admission Modality

Applicant who have successfully passed KUMET and meet the above mentioned eligibility criteria can take admission in any medical institution under Kathmandu University.Selection Criteria

         The selection of the candidates is by:

  1. Entrance Examination and interview for Nepali Citizens
  2. Entrance Examination and Interview for Foreign Candidates, and
  3. Nomination from Nepal Government.

               The full marks for the Entrance Examination will be 100 and the duration of the examination will be of 2 hours.

             Admission will be made on the basis of performance in the Entrance Test followed by interview. Interview will be                  taken by the College.