Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB)

Texila American University, Zambia

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Next enrollment cycle

March 2022

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First Year Course Fee

USD 5,200

Course Accredited By

HPCZ

  • 5 Years
  • On Campus
  • Undergraduate
  • Degree

The Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery ( MBCHB) degree program instills in students the requisite attitude , knowledge and skills required to be competent doctors and enter the health care field with confidence . 
 

The MBChB program trains students to become competent doctors with the necessary skills, knowledge, and attitude to succeed in a dynamic environment.The program offers a comprehensive approach to health care that is balanced between preventive , promotive , curative and rehabilitative health care , in a primary health care or community setting

Study Medicine in Zambia, the Bachelors of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB) is the required program to become a doctor in Zambia.

The program offers a comprehensive approach to healthcare that is balanced between preventive, promotive, curative, and rehabilitative healthcare in primary healthcare or community settings.

Enrollment Cycles

  • March 2022
  • September 2022

O Level with minimum of C grade in: Biology , Physics , Chemistry , English and Mathematics Eligibility :

 A Level with pass in Math , Physics , Chemistry and Biology or one year Pre - Med program or relevant health science program

The Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery program trains students to become competent doctors with the necessary skills , knowledge and attitude . Program Details 1 year of Health Professions Foundation Program followed by 5 years of Medicine program .

Year 1 – Teaching and Learning Plan (18 Credits)

  • Basic and Applied Human Anatomy and Development - 5
  • Basic and Applied Physiology - 5
  • Medical Biochemistry and Genetics - 2
  • Immunology & General Microbiology - 2
  • Community Based Education & First Aid - 2
  • Behavioural Science s & Communication Skills in Medical Practice (20 Weeks) – 2

Year 2 – Teaching and Learning Plan (19 Credits)

  • Neurosciences - 4
  • Pathology - 4
  • Microbiology - 3
  • Pharmacology & Therapeutics - 4
  • Community Based Education & Scientific Method - 2
  • Clinical Methods and Skills Lab – 2

Year 3 – Teaching and Learning Plan (18 Credits)

  • Internal Medicine I - 4
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology - 4
  • Surgery I - 4
  • Paediatrics & Child Health I - 4
  • Communications Skills, Professionalism, & Health Care Ethics - 2

Year 4 – Teaching and Learning Plan (18 Credits)

  • Community Medicine - 2
  • Internal Medicine II - 4
  • Surgery II - 4
  • Forensic Medicine & Medical Jurisprudence - 4
  • Psychiatry & Mental Health – 4

Year 5 – Teaching and Learning Plan (16 Credits)

  • Surgery III - 4
  • Internal Medicine III - 4
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology II - 4
  • Paediatrics & Child Health II - 4

Clinical Rotations
Upon completion of 3 years of basic sciences curriculum, students to get involved directly in the study and care of patients in hospitals, with other team members.

Clinical Rotations-Progression

  • Internal Medicine - 30 Weeks
  • General Surgery - 30 Weeks
  • Paediatrics - 20 Weeks
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology - 20 Weeks
  • Psychiatry - 10 Weeks
  • Community Medicine - 10 Weeks

YEAR 1 (DIRECT ENTRY) - $ 4000

 YEAR 2 - $4000

YEAR 3 -$4000

 YEAR 4 - $ 4000

 YEAR 5 - $4000

 TOTAL : $ 20000

 TOTAL INCLUSIVE OF HPFP : $ 27000

Ancillary Charges will be 1535 USD

The application fee is 30 USD 

Tuition Fee can be paid in 2 installments on half yearly basis Free Hostel accommodation for 1st semester Hostel Fee ( applicable from 2nd semester) At the beginning of the application process , all students are advised to pay one - time admission processing fee of ZMW 1500 in addition to the application fee of ZMW 200. 

1st 6months accommodation is mandatory.

International students to pay admission processing fee of US $ 150 and application fee of US $ 49 respectively . 

Fees should be paid prior to the commencement of semester . 

Students can choose any one of the following mode of payments based on their eligibility : Yearly payment Semester - wise payment TAU - Zambia also offers scholarships based on academic merit . 

Consult our Enrolment Advisers to learn about scholarship details and check eligibility

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