MBBS

KATIHAR MEDICAL COLLEGE - FACULTY OF MEDICINE

 

The graduate medical curriculum (Competency Based Medical Education) is oriented towards training students to undertake the responsibilities of a “physician of first contact” who can look after the preventive, promotive, curative and rehabilative aspect of medicine while maintain global standard of care.

With wide range of career opportunities available today, a graduate has a wide choice of career opportunities. The training, though broad based and flexible, should aim to provide an educational experience of the essentials required for health training and should be able to meet internationally acceptable standards.

 

1. The graduate medical curriculum (Competency Based Medical Education) is oriented towards training students to undertake the responsibilities of a “physician of first contact” who can look after the preventive, promotive, curative and rehabilative aspect of medicine while maintain global standard of care.

2. A medical student will undergo a period of certified study extending over a period of four and half academic years from the date of commencement of course to the date of completion of examination, which shall be followed by one year of compulsory rotatory internship training.

3. Each academic year will have atleast 240 teaching days with minimum of eight hours of involvement in teaching learning activities including one hour of lunch.

4. There shall be one main (Annual |) examination at the end of each professional phase and a supplementary (Annual Il) examination will be held not later than 90 days of publication of result of Annual | examination

5. No more than four attempts shall be allowed to a candidate to clear the first professional examination. The total period for successful completion of first professional course shall not exceed four years. Partial attendance in examination of any subject will be counted as an attempt. A student shall not be entitled to graduate later than ten years of her/his joining the MBBS course.

6. Internal assessment: Internal assessment of students will be based on day to day assessment on the basis of involvement in various teaching learning activities in addition to regular periodic written theory and practical examinations held at regular intervals. There shall be no less than three internal assessment examination in each pre clinical/para clinical subject & no less than two internal assessment examination in each clinical subject in a professional year. Learner must secure at least 50% marks of total marks (combined in theory and practical/clinical); not less than 40% marks in theory and practical/clinical separately in order to be eligible to appear at the final university examination of that subject.

7. Attendance: 75% attendance is mandatory in different sessions of foundation course held at the commencement of first professional phase to be eligible to sit at First professional phase university examination. Attendance in the any other subjects cannot be compensated for absence in foundation course. 75% attendance in theory classes and 80 % attendance in practical/clinical is mandatory for all the subjects at all the phases. 80% attendance in electives and maintenance of logbook is mandatory to sit at final professional phase part II examination

 

 

Candidates seeking admission in MBBS course 2021-22 session have to apply for NEET examination 2021 directly. No direct application for admission in MBBS or postgraduate courses shall be entertained by the university or the college. NEET examination is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) or agency authorized by the Central Government/NMC. For the purpose of admission, after qualifying the NEET examination, the candidate must apply through BCECE Board, Government of Bihar.

Candidates must have passed 10+2/ISc or equivalent examination from a recognized board, council or university and must have passed in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology and English individually and must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Biotechnology taken together. Candidates should have passed English as a compulsory/core subject. For candidates belonging to SC/ST or OBC, the minimum qualifying score is 40% and for the candidates with locomotor disability of lower limbs as defined by MCI/NMC, the minimum qualifying score is 45% taken together in the qualifying examination. Prevailing MCI/NMC regulations shall apply.

NEET: Candidates must have qualified NEET examination and obtained minimum score of 50th percentile in ‘National Eligibility-cum- Entrance Test' held for the academic year 2021-22. However, in respect of candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC, the minimum score shall be 40th percentile. In respect of candidates with locomotor disability of lower limbs as defined by the MCI/NMC, the minimum score shall be 45th percentile. In case, the score mentioned above is modified by the Government of India/NMC, the revised qualifying score shall be applicable for respective categories.

AGE: The age of the applicant should not be below 17 years as on 31st December in the year of admission.

 

ALLOCATION OF SEATS

Total number of seats in MBBS course: 150 (Recognised-100, Permitted-50)
a. Students belonging to Muslim Minority Community :50% of the total seats (75 seats)
b. Student belonging to General category : 35% of the total seats (52 seats)
C. NRI candidates :15% of the total seats (23 seats)

In case reserved seats are not filled by candidates of the respective category, the remaining vacant seats will be filled up by the candidates from general category. However, NRI fee structure shall be applicable for the candidates joining vacant NRI seats.

The candidates shall undergo internship training at Katihar Medical College only. Request for transfer of internship will not be entertained except in the extreme circumstances on compassionate ground.

On completion of successful internship training, it will be mandatory for selected candidates to serve the college for a minimum period of one year as Junior Resident or equivalent suitable post during which they will be paid salary at par with Government of Bihar. Selection of candidates will be as per the existing requirements of the institution.

 

1. Tuition fee shall be Rs. 9,35,000/- (Rupees nine lakhs and thirty-five thousand) per annum.

2. Development fee shall be Rs. 1,20,000/- (Rupees one lakh and twenty thousand) per annum.

3. For Non-Resident Indian/Foreign and other students admitted on seats reserved for NRI the tution fee shall be USD 25,000.00 (USD twenty-five thousand) per annum.

4. Air-conditioned hostel is available for boys and girls students separately. It is mandatory for the students to reside in the university/college provided hostel. The hostel fee shall be Rs. 2,50,000/- (Rupees two lakhs and fifty thousand) per annum. Hostel fee is payable for 5.5 years. Candidates staying in the hostel for more than 5.5 years either due to failure in examination or extension of internship or any other reason shall be required to pay additional hostel fee for their additional stay. The extended duration shall be divided in a fraction of 6 or 12 months and accordingly fee shall be payable as per scheduled date every year.

5. Student Services and Amenities Fee: Rs. 50,000.00 (Rupees fifty thousand) per annum. (Transport, Sports, Gymnasium, WiFi etc.) as per the policy of the university/college

6. Refundable Security Deposit: Rs. 1,00,000.00 (Rupees one lakh) (The refundable security deposit is payable once at the time of admission and will be refunded on completion of internship training after deducting dues if any)

7. The tuition fee and development fee shall be charged for a total of 4.5 years. Hostel, and student services and amenities fee shall be charged for the entire duration of stay.

8. In accordance with clause 36(4) of the Bihar Private Universities Act 2013, the above mentioned fees are subject to revision after three years in accordance with the budgetary needs of the institution and general economic parameters and the revised fees shall be applicable to the student admitted in session 2021-22, 2022-23, 2023-2024, 2024-25, 2025-26 & 2026-27.

9. The annual fees as mentioned above are charged for the subsequent academic years payable annually. The selected and admitted students shall be required to deposit the all annual fee through Bank Draft/RTGS/NEFT each year before the end of the month of June failing which he/she shall be charged a fine of Rs. 500/- per day from 1st July onwards till the date of payment. The student shall clear all his/her dues before university examination failing which he/she shall not be allowed to appear for the university examination.

10. A candidate once admitted in the college shall not be allowed to leave the college without paying every category of fee (tuition, development, hostel and student services and amenities fees) for the remaining period of the MBBS Course.

11. At the time of the admission, while paying the tuition fee for 1st year through Bank Draft, the candidate shall have to furnish Bank Guarantee/Bond for the payment of tuition fee for the remaining period of MBBS course.

 

FEE CONCESSION

In accordance with clause 36 (2) of the Bihar Private Universities Act 2013, the fee concession shall be provided to twenty-five percent of the students who are domicile of Bihar and who belong to SC, ST, BC, EBC, women and economically weaker section. Fee concession shall be based on merit-cum-means as follows :-


(i) One-fifth of twenty-five percent shall be granted full fee concession;

(ii) Two-fifth of the twenty five percent shall be granted fifty percent fee concession;

(iii) The balance two-fifth of the twenty five percent shall be granted twenty five percent fee concession.

The above fee concession shall be applicable only on tuition fee payable each year excluding NRI seats. Candidates will make full payment of fee at the time of admission. After closing date of admission, eligible category wise candidates amongst the admitted candidates will be granted fee concession and their fee already paid will be either refunded or adjusted.

 

Candidates seeking admission in MBBS course 2021-22 session have to apply for NEET examination 2021 directly. No direct application for admission in MBBS or postgraduate courses shall be entertained by the university or the college. NEET examination is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) or agency authorized by the Central Government/NMC. For the purpose of admission, after qualifying the NEET examination, the candidate must apply through BCECE Board, Government of Bihar.

 

Graduates can pursue career in wide areas of medicine according to their area of interest.