Uzbekistan is officially known as the Republic of Uzbekistan after attaining Independence on August 31, 1991. It is a landlocked country in Central Asia. Uzbekistan is the 56th largest country by land and ranked the 42nd largest population in the world. It has a continental climate with 40°C hot in summer & winter temperature around -2°C cold or even more.
Culturally, Uzbekistan has a rich and diverse heritage which is backed by its layers of history and its beautiful location. The people of Uzbekistan speak the Uzbek language and the Russian language is mainly used in public governance.
At present, Uzbekistan has a number of Medical Universities offering MBBS in Abroad and other degrees in the field of medicine to all the local as well as international students. These universities are recognized by the World's major medical institutions like WDOMS, MCI, etc and the literacy rate of Uzbekistan is 99.9%.
Why study? Studying MBBS in Uzbekistan has become an ideal option for Indian Medical Aspirants. The Top Medical Universities in Uzbekistan offers a 6-year MBBS course in English Medium and at an affordable cost. The standard of education is equivalent to that of the developed countries like the USA, UK, Canada, etc. Medical students who graduate MBBS from Uzbekistan are eligible to apply for a Medical Licensing Examination to obtain a certificate to work in any part of the world.
The Duration of MBBS in Uzbekistan is 6 years which includes 5 years of theoretical and clinical rotations and 1 year of mandatory internship. In the 5 years of the MBBS course, students are given a chance to learn through practical training and are encouraged to attend clinical rounds at the university's affiliated hospitals to help them gain better experience in the medical field to become excellent doctors.
Education cost: Tuition fees vary in Uzbekistan by the type of program. For specialties like General Medicine and Pharmacy, on the Master's level, the cost is $3100-3500 per year. For specialties in nursing (Bachelor's level) it is $2200-2300 per year. A specialty in pharmacy (Bachelor's level) is $2200-2300 per year. Clinical residency costs are around $2500 per year and post-graduate work is around $3000 per year in US dollars.