Students from Medical (MBBS or BDS doctors) science have plenty of further higher students options at Masters level in the UK. Are you a student just finished your degree in medicine or similar background? UK has a lot to offer further higher studies in medical science. Most of the doctors would like to study further in order to specialise their concentration. Doctors can emphasis their career in hundreds of specialists areas.
This is very common for MBBS graduates searching next possible options for their career. After 5 to 7 years of medical education they wonder how their career will establish. Many start their medical career as an MBBS doctor and many wants to pursue higher education in abroad to their related field.
After successfully completing MBBS degree it is not an easy path for Bangladeshi doctors settle their feet in the ground. As a result they keep seeking alternative options. Study in UK is a very attractive among Bangladesh student.
Further medical studies in abroad
Whether you like it or not this is one of the lucrative options for medical practitioners. Large number of Bangladeshi MBBS graduates looking for better career. Practicing medical in Bangladesh is very stable options for them but after a while they start thinking to do it in abroad. Here comes the hurdle. Some foreign countries like UK, Australia, USA and Canada do not accept Bangladesh equivalent MBBS. So any doctor want to practice to these countries require to attend a licence examination for that specific country.
An alternative options could be further postgraduate. study in medical science subjects like microbiology, genetics, biomedical science or public health.
What can you study in UK?
UK is very well know for it world leading education and research facilities. UK’s top universities have range of medical science programs including MD/MS in their related field. Here’s few programs that Bangladeshi MBBS graduates can consider to study life science courses in UK.
- Biomedical Science MSc
- Cardiovascular Disease MSc
- Diabetes MSc
- Exercise Medicine (Shrewsbury) MSc, PGDip, PGCert
- Gastroenterology MSc
- Infection and Immunity MSc
- Medical Genetics MSc
- Medical Science (MRes) MRes
- Medical Science (MRes) – Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine pathway
- Oncology MSc
- Orthopaedics MSc
- Physician Associate Studies MSc
- Psychiatry (International Training Fellowship) MSc
- Psychiatry (UK home student route)
- Respiratory Medicine MSc
- Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine MSc
- Public Health MSc/MA
There’s just a list but not limited. Hundreds of other study option available for interested student in medical field to chose top universities. Most of the degrees are 12 to 18 months in duration.
UK is comparatively affordable for studying than Australia, Canada or USA. It’s not either expensive or cheap but reasonable. While one year Masters of Public health (MPH) costs around 15-20 lacs BDT minimum in Australia or USA but in UK you can more affordable fees like 10-15 lac BDT. If you want to enhance your employability skill and get more practical research facilities UK is one of the best option you can consider.
However, tuition fees in the UK also does vary a lot. On average Masters degree tuition fees in the UK is £10,000 to £15,000 per year. You may think about scholarships and bursaries. Scholarships are very limited for medical and life science department. Postgraduate research programs may have scholarship.
Annual livings costs £8,000 to £12,000 in UK. This may vary based on location and personal living style. London would be the most expensive city if your university London based.
How MBBS doctors can apply to UK Universities?
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