Medicine Study in Singapore
Singapore houses two of Asia’s top universities for medical education to overseas students. According to World Health Organization, Singapore is ranked 6th in the world for its health care systems. MBBS in Singapore is 06-year degree programme, inclusive of the internship.
Singapore has a high literacy rate of 95% and it spends 20% of its total revenue on education with 35.5% on higher education itself. Easy accessibility to scholarships, high employment potential, no language barrier as English being a common language and medium of study, diverse culture peacefully existing in coherence, scope of permanent residency are the other attractive features.
The admission process involves, admission test, qualifying scores in TOEFL/IELTS/MCAT, 75% plus marks in board exams (P-G-B-E stream), interview, etc.
MBBS course options available at the following universities in Singapore.
• National University of Singapore, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
• Nanyang Technological University, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine
• Duke NUS Graduate Medical College (Doctor of Medicine MD programme with pre-med course instead of MBBS)