The country Bangladesh is officially known as the “People’s Republic of Bangladesh” which is situated at the southern-east Asia, spanning over an area of fourteen thousand square kilometres sufficing a population of 164 million people. It is the eighth-most populated country in the world.
The country shares its borders with Myanmar, Bay of Bengal and India and is extremely famous for its rich culture, strong political views, economic aspects and great history which it had before the British rule and is still in demand.
The country’s national anthem which is “Amar Sonar Bangla” showcases its diverse culture, language, ethnic groups due to which it comes across as a harmonious and a diversified country.
Although, the country has the largest Muslim population which makes it the third largest Muslim-majority country in the world but even people from different caste and religion form a part of this country. The country proves to be one of the huge-emerging and growth-leading countries in the world, thriving through great adversities of Rohingya refugee crisis, corruption, floods, etc.
Apart from all this, from Bangladesh to different countries major industrial hubs include pharmaceuticals, steel, textiles, construction materials, food processing, etc makes about forty billion worth exports.
Moreover, declared as UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the country has three major mosques such as The Mosque City, The Buddhist Vihara and Sundarbans. It also has umpteenth number of schools, institutions, and college with a high literacy rate up to eighty percent.
The most important propaganda held by the educational department of Bangladesh is that it comes under the UNESCO’s Education for all objectives.
Dhaka is the sixth most densely populated cities in the world, with a population of 8 million people and it is the capital city of Bangladesh, also known as Dacca; As it is the capital, the city is the commercial, economical and entertainment hub of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
The capital city, Dhaka is quite famous for its social exquisiteness, population coverage due to which it has emerged as the major beta global city, World Cities Research Network and the centre of Globalization.
The capital is also well known for its base for cultural heritages, varied languages, multicultural events celebrated and the majority of the population being Bengali.
Dhaka is also famously known to be the hub of educational institutes as it has huge numbers of schools, universities and colleges wherein English is used as the medium of instruction along with Hindi. The Marks Medical College come under the top medical colleges in Bangladesh, which provides good quality of education at an extremely affordable fees for their citizens as well as the aspirants from another countries.
Established in the year 2011, by Late Brig. General Prof. M. R, Khan an eminent ENT-Head & Neck Surgeon of the country and the founder member, MARKS Medical College (MRMC) is considered as one of the best private medical colleges in Bangladesh. The sole aim of the professor was to provide world class medical education research and health care service to people of Bangladesh at an extremely affordable cost.
Moving ahead, in order to train aspirants for high-priority skill set in the field of Medicine, Nursing, and other healthcare related programs, Marks Medical College had been established under the MARKS Group which highly aims for welfare and humanitarian services.
This medical institute provides aspirants with an appropriate study environment in order to perform better in medical education and also ensures quality teaching to students under proper guidance and supervision which enables aspirants to become better with every medical year. It also provides facilities related to research work which will motivate aspirants to take a better and a bigger role in future upliftment in the field of Medical Science in any part of the world.
In Addition, the Marks Medical College aims at training the students to provide quality health and medicine; carrying out research arenas in medical science to accelerate advancement of medical education and health services and to provide relevant education to students through high-end technologies during Marks Medical College courses.
Calculating in general, there are more than a one hundred and twenty international medical aspirants who are currently pursuing medical courses in Marks Medical College, out of which more than seventy are Indian medical aspirants who are pursuing MBBS because of its high quality of education, highly subsidized Marks Medical College Tuition fee along with the favourable distance of Dhaka from Kolkata which is just fifty minutes away by flight.
While taking the most important decision in life, especially a profession as noble as being an MBBS doctor, aspirants should explore about all the medical universities thoroughly and only after in-depth research, they should finalize the university. Mentioned below are some of the quick highlights about the Marks Medical College which will help the aspirants to understand better and choose the university accordingly without having a second thought:
|Marks Medical College, Dhaka Bangladesh (MRMC)|
|Year of Foundation of MRMC||2011|
|Government or Private||Private|
|International MBBS students in MRMC||130+|
|Number of Indian Students||80+|
|No. of hospitals in MRMC||4 hospitals|
|Class Commencement||January every year|
|Eligibility Criteria in 10+ 2||60% in PCB Minimum 7 GPA|
|NEET Criteria||NEET qualified|
|MBBS Course Duration||5+1 Year internship|
|Medium of Instruction||English|
|Is Bengali language taught?||No, Not required|
|Recognition & Affiliations||WHO, MCI, BMDC, NMC|
|Recognition of MRMC||MCI and WHO approved|
|Nearest International Airport||Dhaka International Airport|
|Nearest Domestic Airport||Dhaka Airport|
|Distance from India||50 minutes from Kolkata by Air|
|Average Weather in Dhaka||January Lowest: 13 degrees CJune Highest: 32 degrees C|
Marks Medical College is affiliated with University of Dhaka and it is also accredited by the Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council- BM and DC and the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Government.
Apart from all this, Marks Medical College is also recognized by MCI as well as WHO in order to provide license to all the foreign graduates who wish to practice medicine in their home country after completing the course of medical, dental and nursing from Marks Medical College.
On the other hand, all those medical aspirants who have a record of great academic achievement and extracurricular activities, Marks Medical College provide huge scholarships to them. But however, there is tough competition among the applicants applying for Marks Medical College admission as the Marks Medical College Scholarships are quite few.
The Marks Medical College hostels are quite comfortable for all the international medical aspirants with appropriate modern lodging so that the aspirants do not feel out of the place after coming to a new country.
Many a times, in certain cases, aspirants face a lot of difficulty while trying to adjust in a new country and thus this affects their mental health, due to which their studies are also affected.
Pursuing MBBS in a new country is the main aspect that an aspirant has taken to travel to another country and if the studies are only affected while trying to adjust in anew country then there is no point staying there.
In order to make all the aspirants stay comfortable and homely, Marks Medical College provide best hostel facilities in terms of modern living and it gives aspirants both the options to choose from personal or sharing, depending on an individual’s choice. Medical aspirants are also provided with kitchen, bathroom and other amenities apart from a common television room at recreational centre.
Moving ahead, other modern amenities such as a basic gym and a sports field are also provided within the campus of the Marks Medical College hostel in order to motivate aspirants to take care of their physical health and enjoy some leisure time while taking a break from studies.
Adding to it, there are many other cultural events and there is highly integrative cultural fusion which is often observed in the cultural events at the Marks Medical College between the two countries India and Bangladesh as these countries share the same history and now are neighbours to each other.
Moreover, in order to take good care of Indian aspirant’s health, the Marks Medical College hostels also provide Indian food to them so that they do not have to face the drastic change in terms of food as major change in their lifestyle is not good for studies.
Not only this, the Marks Medical College is well equipped with library, cafeteria, auditorium, sports club, etc. in order to promote all round development of all the medical aspirants.
For the sole purpose of setting a high standard and quality medical education, Marks Medical College focus on the following objectives strongly with the aim to be the best medical institute in the country:
All the aspirants completing their course of MBBS from the Marks Medical College successfully will have to undergo one year internship training in the college hospital (MMCH). Not only this, during internship training, subsistence allowance is given to the interns.
The course of MBBS offered at the Marks Medical College is of 5 years duration. In order to get the degree, one year internship is mandatory for all the aspirants and the curriculum of the Marks Medical College is approved by the University of Dhaka and BM&DC is strictly followed in the college.
Generally, all the aspirants are taught by the following methods:
The Academic progress reports of students are sent to their guardians from time to time and they are timely informed about their academic and extracurricular activities.
The Foundation Courses on English Language and computer of three months duration are mandatory for all students and a privilege charge will have to be paid which is subject to change at any time of the academic year. The medium of instruction is English in the Marks Medical College throughout the course duration of MBBS.
In order to secure MBBS admissions in the Marks Medical college all the aspiring candidates will have to follow the below mentioned criteria which are mandatory:
Well-defined academic activities are carried out smoothly in a friendly and pleasant environment having sufficient
MBBS in Bangladesh has emerged as one of the most preferred destinations by many international aspirants all over the world, as the medical colleges in the country strictly focusses on providing high quality of medical education at an extremely affordable fees rather than earning fame and money.
Below mentioned table provides description of the fees structure for the course of MBBS for all the Indian medical aspirants at the Marks Medical College: