MBBS CurriculumStudent centered
(rather than teacher centered)Problem based
(rather than subject based)Integrated
(rather than discipline based)Community oriented
(rather than hospital centered)Electives embodied
(rather than standard program oriented)Systematic
(rather than apprentice based)
Five and half years
• Pre-clinical: Two years
• Clinical: Two and half years
• Internship: One year of compulsory Rotating Residential
Completed 10+2 years of education or equivalent with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate and not less than 50% of marks in each subjects of Physics, Chemistry and, Biology (PCB).
Completed Bachelor of Science Degree, recognized by the University, with one of the following subjects viz. Physics, Chemistry, Biology and at least one other prescribed science subject of study up to the ancillary level and having scored not less than an overall aggregate of 50% marks, provided that such candidate shall have passed the earlier qualifying examination (10+2 or an equivalent examination) with the subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
Completed requisite course equivalent to I. Sc. (Biological Group) with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English, as main subjects after Certificate Level in Health Sciences from Dhulikhel Medical Institute,Kathmandu University and having minimum of 50% marks in aggregate and not less than 50% of marks in each subjects of Physics, Chemistry and, Biology (PCB).
Entrance Test for MBBS will be conducted as per the curriculum for MBBS Entrance Examination published by the Ministry of Education. Copy of the curriculum along with the model questions is printed, published and marketed by Janak Education Materials Centre Ltd., Sanothimi, Bhaktapur.
Applicant who have successfully passed KUMET and meet the above mentioned eligibility criteria can take admission in any medical institution under Kathmandu University.
The selection of the candidates is by:
a) Nepali Citizens - Entrance Examination and Counseling .
b) Foreign Citizens - Entrance Examination and Counseling or Candidates passing recognized Entrance Test of concern year of MBBS/BDS program in their respective country internationally recognized test will be eligible for admission in the respective program of Kathmandu University.
c) Nomination from Nepal Government - As per Ministry of Education (MOE) directives, any successful candidates, who seek admission under MOE Scholarship in the colleges/institutions under Kathmandu University must sit for KU entrance test. Those candidates will be selected by MOE as per their selection criteria after successful in KU Entrance Test .
The full marks for the Entrance Examination will be 100 and the duration of the examination will be of 2 hours.
• The merit list of the successful candidate will be published on the basis of 70% of its Entrance Examination Score and 30% of Total Aggregate Score of 10+2/I.Sc./ or equivalent qualification or B.Sc. or equivalent qualification.