The “Medical field” is one of the best, reputed and respected professional fields in India and abroad.
When we talk about Medical, an image of an MBBS rises in our mind.
It is not so!!There are various courses other than MBBS, in the medical field in India.
But the question is still there!
What is the best medical Course after 12th in biology?
What should i do after 12th in medical field?
So listen carefully.
Are you interested in medicines, formulations, diseases, diagnosis, wearing a white coat; serve the human and humanity and medicinal research?
Yes? Then go ahead……for medical.
Medical field contains a broad range of academic education other than MBBS. It contains the certificate courses, medical diploma courses, bachelor degree courses, master degree courses and many short time knowledge booster courses for medical professionals. The candidates having PCB or PCMB group in their +2 can appear in NEET exam for admission to the top medical colleges of the country.
Various institutions and universities from abroad and in India is offering some of the medical courses by Online. IGNOU is one of the leading universities that provide the education in the medical field by online admission.
For admission to bachelor degree, the students must have to prepare for medical entrance test after 12th standard. The students must have science with Biology in 12th standard.
NEET is the only national level medical entrance test after 12th. All universities like AIIMS & JIPMER also included in this NEET entrance examination.
It is an expanded field of educational study and there are so many courses including medical diploma courses, degree courses, certificate courses and LAB technical courses & other medical technical courses.
List of Medical Courses
The best medical courses are as the following:
- M. B. B. S. (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) – 5.5 years
MBBS is the bachelor degree in medical field for cure & diagnose, awarded in many countries.
- B. D. S. (Bachelor of Dental Surgery) – 4 years
BDS is a professional degree programme in dentistry.
- B. H. M. S. (Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine & Surgery) – 5.5 years
BHMS is a bachelor degree in Homeopathic Education in India regulated by the National Institute of Homeopathy.
- B. A. M. S. (Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery) – 5.5 years
BAMS is a bachelor degree in ayurvedic system of medical field. In India, the Ayurvedic Education is regulated by the Central Council of Indian Medicine (CCIM).
- M.D. (Doctor of Medicine) – 3 years
This degree is awarded to the doctors who are physicians. The minimum eligibility for this course is MBBS.
- M.S. (Master of Surgery) – 3 years
This degree is awarded to the doctors who master course in surgery. The minimum eligibility for this course is MBBS.
- D.M (Doctorate in Medicine) – 2 to 3 years
DM is a doctorate degree equivalent to the PhD degree awarded by the many universities in the USA. Doctors having M.D degree are eligible for this course.
- B.Pharm (Bachelor of Pharmacy)– 4 years
Candidate must have passed 10+2 with at least 50% marks with biology/mathematics as one of the compulsory subjects, or D.Pharm (Diploma in Pharmacy). This degree involves the knowledge of pharmacy.
- B.Sc Nursing – 4 years
Candidate must have passed 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry & Biology with a minimum of 45% marks. The motive of B.Sc Nursing programme is to produce the qualified nurses, as a member of the health care team.
- B.P.T (Physiotherapy) – 4.5 years
Candidate must have passed in 12th class or equivalent with a minimum 50% marks in physics, chemistry and biology. Physiotherapy helps the temporary disabled people in their rehabilitation.
- B.O.T (Occupational Therapy) – 3 years
Candidate must have passed 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry & Biology. Some institutions may opt for an entrance examination. The Occupational Therapy helps the people to enable in their everyday life and treats the emotionally and physically challenged people.
- B.U.M.S (Unani Medicine) – 5.5 years
BUMS degree is equivalent to the BAMS, but in Unani medicines. Candidate must have passed 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry & Biology. Urdu is compulsory up to 10th class or equivalent Education. Candidate must have attained minimum 17 years of age at the admission.
- D.Pharm (Ayurvedic, Siddha Medicine) – 2 years
It is a medical diploma course in pharmacy of ayurvedic medicines. Candidate must have passed 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry & Biology.
- BMLT (Bachelor of Medical Lab Technicians) – 3 year
It is a bachelor degree of medical laboratory technology, contains the entire laboratory practices of the medical system. Candidate must have cleared the 10+2 exam with PCB. Various institutions are offering the B.Sc. programme in medical laboratory technics in India.
- DMLT (Diploma of Medical Lab Technicians) – 1 year
It is a medical diploma course of medical laboratory technology, contains the laboratory practices of the medical field. Candidate must have cleared the 10+2 exam with PCB.