Medicine is considered to be the most pursued career in India as well as in the world. Many students either fail to qualify the admission criteria or unable to bear the high education fees. MBBS course from India costs from INR 20 lakhs to INR 1.5 crores vary on the marks scored in National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET). On the contrary, Georgia offers the same course at much affordable course fees. Georgia is a country located at the intersection of Asia and Europe. The country is neither a part of Europe nor a member of the European Union.
MBBS in Georgia was not very famous among international students especially among Indians till 2011. Most preferred country for pursuing MBBS course abroad was Ukraine but due to the war with Russia on the eastern side, students were advised to choose Georgia for pursuing MBBS than Ukraine. Nowadays, Georgia is obtaining an importance as the best destination to pursue higher studies among medical students.
To get Admission in Medicine course in Georgia-Student must attain 18 years of age, must have passed 10+2 or equivalent qualification scoring minimum 50% marks comprising of Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. There is no Entrance Test like IELTS, GMAT, SAT, etc.
From 2018 onwards, Indian Health Ministry has made it mandatory for all the medical students of India to qualify NEET in order to get admission in any foreign country. Documents Required for Admission for Medicine Course (MBBS) in Georgia .
Georgia follows Europe Pattern of education which is comprised of 360 credits and 6 years for MBBS course. Five years of coursework comprises 10 semesters with 300 credits (30 credits per semester), the Sixth year will be a practical work year comprising of 60 credits.
Teaching university Geomedi:
The University provides the students with the high quality education based on the theoretical knowledge and skills and ensures the graduates with competences necessary for their success in their future career. Lots of former graduates have succeeded in their medical careers working at the best clinics in Georgia and abroad.
Educational programs at the University are based on the modern European standards.
The University collaborates with foreign educational and scientific-research institutions. Teaching University Geomedi is an accredited higher educational institution founded in 1998. The founder of the University is Professor Marina Pirtskhalava.
The assessment of study process and students’ knowledge is done in accordance with the ECTS system.
There are four faculties at the University:
Medical Council of India (MCI) maintains a list of universities. students studying in Teaching university geomedi are eligible to take the MCI screening test. So, students are advised not to take admission for MBBS study in Georgia without checking the list on MCI website. Only the following universities in Georgia are approved by MCI of India for medical study abroad.
MCI coaching classes for FMGE examinations have started at Teaching University Geomedi. The classes are being conducted by teachers invited from India.