Medical College Kolkata is a government medical college which was founded in the year of 1838. The college has around 183 years of teaching experience. The Medical College of Kolkata offers 250 MBBS seats which were later raised to 250 by National Medical Council (NMC). Medical College also offers specialisations and super specialisations along with diploma degrees in various courses such as Thoracic Surgery, Psychiatry, Radiology, Orthopaedics, General Medicine, Paediatrics, ENT, General Medicine, etc. MBBS fees in Medical College Kolkata sum up to 1.3 Lacs. The college is affiliated to West Bengal University of Health Sciences. Medical College Kolkata NEET cut off 2021 is given below:
Medical College All India Cut-off: 662
Medical College State Cut-off: Not available
Table of Contents
2.MBBS Fee Structure 2021-22
4.Admission Procedure & Eligibility
5.Chances to get in Medical College, Kolkata in West Bengal NEET 2021 Counselling
6.PG in USA after MBBS in India
7.PG in Germany after MBBS in India
|Year of Establishment:||1838|
|No. of Seats (MBBS):||250|
|Speciality in PG Courses:||27|
|Seats in PG courses:||246|
|Affiliated (University):||West Bengal University of Health Sciences, Kolkata|
|Listing and Recognition:||National Medical Council (NMC)|
|Affiliation (Hospital):||Medical College Hospital|
|Postal Address:||Medical College Kolkata, 88, College St, College Square, Kolkata, West Bengal 700073|
MBBS Fee Structure 2021-22:
|Seat Type||Government Seat|
|Total MBBS Course Fee (INR)||INR 1.3 Lacs|
The duration of MBBS is 5 and half years that includes 12 months of internship. The internship comprises of practical training in orthopaedics, medicine, obstetrics and gynaecology, community health, child health, emergency medicine, surgery and various specialties. The guidelines are provided by the erstwhile MCI (Currently NMC). Admission in any MBBS programs is granted on the basis of marks scored in the NEET UG exam which is held by National Testing Agency (NTA).
Medical College, Kolkata accepts students through All India Counselling 2021 and West Bengal State counselling conducted by Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna West Bengal Medical Education University (HNBUMU).
Admission Eligibility and Procedure
The candidate must be of 17 years or above as on 31st December of the enrolment year. The candidate must be a graduate of a Higher Secondary School with 10+2 degree in science stream with Biology (or bio-technology) along with Physics and Chemistry as their subject. Minimum 50% marks are eligible (40% in case of SC/ST and 45% for OBC Category).
It is a compulsion for a medical aspirant to appear in National Eligibility and Entrance Examination (NEET) which is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) after graduating 12th grade. The selections in all the government, central, private and deemed colleges are based on the NEET scores. The seats for all medical Institutions/Colleges/universities are offered via counselling based on the fulfilment of eligibility Score/Rank, preferences of colleges and seats available. There will be multiple rounds of counselling viz. round-1, Round-2, Mop Up round and Stray Rounds. Conduct of every subsequent round depends on the availability of seats. If vacant seats remain at the end of one round, the next round will be conducted.
In Medical College, Kolkata, 15% seats will be filled through All India Quota whereas rest 85% seats will be filled through West Bengal State NEET UG counselling 2021.
|Counselling Round||All India Counselling||State Counselling|
|Round-1||Oct 2021||Oct 2021|
|Round-2||Oct/Nov 2021||Nov 2021|
|Mop Up Round||NA||Nov 2021|
|Stray Round||NA||Dec 2021|
What are your chances of getting a seat in Medical College, Kolkata through NEET 2021 Counselling?
The most difficult time for any of the students is to wait after NEET till the counselling process to know whether he/she is getting a college of his/her choice or not? Sometimes this dilemma continues for couple of months due to multiple rounds of counselling. It has become more difficult due to parallel counselling of All India Quota and various States due to COVID-19. The counselling process is very complex where 550+ Govt. and Private colleges offer 83000+ Seats and fee variation is also huge that ranges from less than 1 Lac to 2.5 Cr for the course.
Dreams shatter when any silly mistake in choice filling or wrong selection of college leads to getting a poor ranked college. Imagine getting paid seats or no seats at all due to lack of genuine guidance!
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PG IN USA AFTER MBBS IN INDIA
The system of licensing physicians in USA is closely monitored by ECFMG which conducts USMLE. Indian students looking forward to pursue post-graduation in USA after MBBS from India need to prove themselves at every level, all over again.
While doing MBBS in India, you will have to appear for USMLE Step 1 and USMLE Step 2 CK. Though this exam is highly competitive, it may not seem so when compared to the Indian NEET PG. The exam is online and can be taken at the USMLE exam centers present across India. MOKSH is the leading name in USMLE Coaching. Currently, 1000+ Students from Indian and Abroad medical colleges are preparing for USMLE steps via MOKSH Platform.
With the introduction of NEXT, maximum students in India are getting attracted to USMLE prep from 1st year of MBBS since it simulates the new NMC Competency-based curriculum much easily. MOKSH Coaching focuses on patient-centred learning approach which helps students score high on both USMLE & NEXT.
PG IN GERMANY AFTER MBBS IN INDIA
PG in Germany after MBBS in India is another great option, though it requires you to learn the German language. Of the 6 levels starting from A1 to C2, you need to clear A1 and A2 that would qualify you to apply for visa.
Once the Language formalities are done, you get into the phase where you do Observer-ship from a German hospital approved by the German Medical Council. This is followed by Residency.
This may sound simple here but the process is quite complicated. For further info about PG in Germany, refer to the link below.
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