MBBS in Georgia FAQ’s

Where is Georgia located?

Georgia is bordered by the continents of Eastern Europe and Western Asia, prides its years of robust economic growth and is considered to be one of the most credible economies of Europe and Central Asia. It manifests its Educational and Economic standard towards Europe, and cultural and architecture towards Asia; An amazing amalgamation thereby making Georgia exceedingly unique !

Economy wise, it is considered as the Fastest-Growing 6th Best Business-Friendly Economy in the world, thereby making it as one of the most reliable economy in the world.

Is Georgia a safe Country?

Yes, Georgia is an extremely safe country. In terms of Crime Index, 2018-2019 report placed Georgia as the 5th Safest Country Globally, following countries like Qatar, Singapore, Taiwan, Austria, United Arab Emirates, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, China, Russia, India, USA, UK and Hong Kong.

Global Peace Index (GPI) 2019-20, Rank’s Georgia 99th Position, making its stance in Top 100. While Other Countries like China Ranked 110th | USA Ranked 128th | India Ranked 141st | Ukraine Ranked 150th | Russia Ranked 154th

“Democratic, Peaceful, and European, that is what #Georgia is, as a nation”
- Salome Zurabishvili - The President of Georgia

Which language is spoken in Georgia?

Georgian is the official language of Georgia. Georgian is a Kartvelian language spoken by Georgians and it is written in its own writing system, the Georgian script.

However it is easy to find locals who speak Russian language (especially the older generation) and English language (among the younger generation).

Which currency does Georgia use?

Georgian Lari is the official currency of Georgia.

How’s Climate in Tbilisi - Urbanised Mega City, Georgia.?

The city received its name "Tbilisi" meaning “a warm place”

The hot season lasts for 6 months from May to October, with an average daily high temperature above 79°F. The hottest month of the year is July, with an average high of 88°F and low of 68°F.

The cold season lasts for 6 months, from November to April, with an average daily high temperature below 52°F. The coldest month of the year is January, with an average high of 61°F and low of 30°F.

How are Georgia’s Relations with India.?

In 2019, India and Georgia signed a joint program on Free Trade Agreement (FTA) which will make the relationship between India and Georgia set in higher level of genuine diplomatic friendship, and offer great opportunities to boast the growth of both countries on business and related spheres including strong broad-range opportunities in professional education such as the Medical Field particularly for Indian students.

Why Choose Georgian National University - SEU?
  • 1. Its Spread in 21 Acre Campus with 4 Hospitals with Campus Area. Biggest University of Georgia
  • 2. Its 250 Crore Medical Infrastructure - Ranked in TOP 5 in Europe.
  • 3. Majority Indian Students started Going to Georgia in 2019.
  • 4. Many Indian Students already studying.
  • 5. 35 Students in One Classroom
  • 6. Ultra-Modern Medical Labs & Robotic Surgery Labs.
  • 7. In total - 5300+ Beds Hospitals. HAND-ON Clinical Practice
  • 8. No Agents / Consultants
Is there Indian Embassy in Georgia.?

Bigger New Indian Embassy Coming soon in Georgia under FTA February 2020. Upcoming initiative between Georgia and Indian delegation is the possibility of opening a Larger New Indian Embassy in Georgia.

Why Georgia is becoming the most preferred destination for Indian Students?

International Students feel like ‘at home’ in Georgia. More than 12,000 International students are enrolled in 2019-2020.

    • Georgia has one of fastest growing economy in the world • Good reputation of the best European and American Educational Systems • The Authorization and Accreditation of Georgian universities are in full compliance with the European and American Standards of higher education • Most Affordable - Low tuition fee • Simple, low & fair taxation • Access to 2.3 billion markets without customs duty • Stable & transparent business environment
Why Georgia is most favourable destination for studying medicine - MBBS (MD)?

Fifty percent (85%) of Foreign Students in Georgia study health related courses such as Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Public Health Health-care and Pharmacy among others.

The results of the ISET research demonstrate that the reputation of Georgia as a safe country and having low tuition fees play a decisive role in attracting foreign students.

Factors which 12000+ International Students Considered and YOU too should consider in selecting Georgia:

Safety | Low Cost of Tuition Fee | Affordable Cost of living & Food| Globally-Reputable Educational System | Favourable Visa Regulations | Pleasant Climate | Language of Instruction – English | Good Location of the University in Georgia

Is there any age limit for applying for MD (Doctor of Medicine) Program?

There is no age limit for applying for a degree program in Georgia. High school applicants must have a 12th Grade High school certificate (GCE Equivalent).

Why Georgia is better than other country?

There are many beneficial sides of studying MBBS in Georgia; among the course duration is the foremost from our point of view. Universities of Georgia like Georgian National University - SEU offer MBBS course of 5 years duration, whereas other countries have certainly longer duration like, MBBS in Russia is about 6 years, MBBS in Ukraine is about 5.8 years, MBBS in Philippines is about 5.5 Years and MBBS in Kyrgyzstan is about 6 years. The conclusion is MBBS in Russia apparently mitigating your 1 years of study and expense too and therefore Georgia is better in all the conditions than other country.

Does these 5 years duration incorporates internship?

For the internship student requires to clear MCI or FMGE screening test, only after he/she is eligible for the internship in the respective country, which is excluded from the 5 years duration of MBBS course in Georgia. There is no single college who offers the course, including internship, and who ensures are only misguiding you.

What is Course Duration of Georgian National University – SEU?

Ans. In European Education System has total 360 Credits to be Studied for Course of Medicine (MD). Students can take up to 75 Credits per Year Approved by European Education Board (Refer Policy Copy).
Usually Students Study 60 Credits Per Year.
If student is Brilliant Can complete within 5 Years also or in Routine 5.8 Years.

Which is the Biggest Medicai college or University in Georgia?

Georgian National University – SEU

Are there Indian Students in Georgion National University – SEU?

Yes, In-fact it’s the first choice of International Students from UAE, UK, CANADA & INDIA

Is there any difference between MD in Georgia and MBBS in India?

There are mainly two study pattern that the world follows, one is USA based and other is UK, the countries who follow medical education pattern of the USA give the degree of MD, whereas the others who follow medical education pattern of the UK give the degree of MBBS, there is no other difference between MD and MBBS and hence both are equivalent and are accepted by the all the countries.

After having MD degree from the Georgian university, what are the job prospects in at there?

The student who has completed his/her MBBS from the Georgian university can immediately start job in any of the Schengen countries (Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and Switzerland) and other country as well. The universities to which we are associated in Georgia are all recognized by the WHO, Georgian health ministry as well as European Medical Council and hence the student who has MD degree from the Georgia is eligible to work in the country he/she wants.

How much time it takes to reach Georgia?

Almost 7 hours to reach the capital city of Georgia, Tbilisi

What if student feels sick in college campus?

The Georgian college is famous for taking care of all the sides, the colleges have own hospitals and doctors who take care of students during the sickness.

How much time the entire process can take?

The processing time may vary in small extent, however generic time the process takes is 60 days (2 months) to process the visa, and hence approx 2.5 months to fulfill all the formalities.

Do Georgian National University - SEU Provide scholarships?

Yes, medical universities of Georgia provide scholarship to the students based on the merit from the second year of the study. The scholarship is solely based on the performance of the individual and may vary from 25% to 50%.

Due to pandemic, Financial Assist and Scholarship to Each and Every student from 1st Year Fees - $2400 Scholarship (Rs 1,75,000) - Guaranteed (Academic Year 2024-25)

Can students apply for the PG medical entrance after completing MBBS (MD) in Georgia?

Students are eligible for the PG medical entrance; however, they have to clear MCI screening test (NEXT - National Exit Test) ahead of.

Can student work during the MBBS in Georgia?

Yes, students are entitled to work during their study as per the law.

Can a student with a low English communication skill can apply for Georgia?

Yes, Student with low communication skill can apply for medical universities in Georgia. However student have to appear for interview before get the admission. We will train & prepare students to clear the initial admission interview.

What is ECTS?

European Credit Transfer System through which a students can change his/her University across Europe or European Union Countries.

Can my parents visit me?

Yes sure. For more information on visa visit www.mfa.gov.ge

Would anybody from Atmia Education be there with students while travelling?

Yes. As a part of service extended from Atmia representative will accompany the students batch till the university. And Atmia Education has 24/7 Full-time Staff in Georgia to help all students.

Can I open a Bank account in Gerogia?

Yes, a student could open a bank account in his name.

Is NEET mandatory for the students to get admission MBBS (MD) course in Georgia?

Yes, as per the recent rules of MCI, NEET examination has become mandatory for the MBBS (MD) students

What are the parameters parents and students should check while selecting university?

As a Parent & Student Parameters to Check for Medical College in Georgia or Abroad:

  • 1. Faculty & Quality of Education
  • 2. Modern Learning Infrastructure
  • 3. Attached Hospitals
  • 4. Language of Instruction
  • 5. Hands-On Clinical Practice
  • 6. Recreational Facilities
  • 7. Presence of International Student Unit
  • 8. Authorized Support Centre’s of University from the country you are going.

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How Many Subjects are I have to Study for MBBS (MD) ?

19 Subjects
Forensic State Medicine and Toxicology
Otolaryngology (ENT)
Community medicine
Obstetrics and Gynaecology