Kyrgyzstan, formally known as the Kyrgyz Republic is a beautiful country located in Central Asia. Kyrgyzstan is known for its natural beauty and varied traditions. Kyrgyz Republic is a landlocked country, covered by mountains sharing its borders with Kazakhstan to the north, Uzbekistan to the west, Tajikistan to the southwest and China to the southeast. The capital of Kyrgyzstan is Bishkek which is the largest city of in the country. Bishkek covers a total area of 49 square miles with an estimated population of about 1,250,000. Kyrgyzstan was occupied by by Russia in 1876 and in the year 1991, the country successfully achieved its independence from the Soviet Union.
Glance: Number of Universities- 25 (MCI approved-6)
Recognition- MCI, ECFMG, FAIMER, WDOMS
Course Duration- 6 years
Average cost of stay (Fee included)- 18-32 lakhs
Intake- February & September
Why study? Today, Kyrgyzstan is counted among the top choices by the international students at low cost. The country consists of many top medical universities that offer MBBS, MD and other medical degrees. Thousands of students from many countries like India, Nepal, Pakistan, Bangladesh, China etc apply in the medical universities of Kyrgyzstan to pursue their medical degree in abroad. The quality of medical education provided in the universities of Kyrgyzstan is comparable to the European standards. The medical universities of Kyrgyzstan are recognized by the world’s major organizations including WHO, MCI, UNESCO and the Medical Councils of many other countries.
Education cost: Kazakhstan uses the Tenge (KZT) at its currency. Your tuition fees will depend on where you choose to study and at what level, as well as whether the institution is public or private. On average, you should expect to pay between $200/€175 and $4,000/€3,500. There are a wide variety of scholarships offered by institutions, assessed by academic excellence or financial situation.
Your living costs will depend on where you choose to stay for the duration of your course. If you live in a bigger city then you will pay more than in a smaller city. On average, you should budget for between $1,000/€900 and $1,500/€1,400 per month. This accounts for your accommodation, groceries and travel.