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MBBS Scholarships Seats in Nepal-2023

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Unlock the door to a rewarding medical career and become a dedicated healthcare professional serving our nation. The path to achieving this noble goal lies in pursuing the Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) program. Each year, the esteemed government of Nepal generously offers 430 prestigious scholarship seats for aspiring individuals like you to embark on this transformative journey.

By seizing this unparalleled opportunity, you can join the ranks of esteemed doctors, making a meaningful impact on the health and well-being of our fellow citizens. The MBBS program equips you with comprehensive knowledge, practical skills, and a deep understanding of medical science, enabling you to provide top-notch healthcare services and save lives.

The government of Nepal allocates 1895 seats for candidates who want to pursue MBBS in Nepal. In 2023, the government allocated 430 scholarship seats for students who wish to study MBBS in Nepal. 

Available scholarship seats are divided into the general scholarship (55%, i.e., 237 seats) and the reservation scholarship (45%, i.e., 193 seats). In both categories, the candidates are selected purely based on ranks within this cluster. 

For example, for the general scholarship, the 237 highest-ranking students in the MECEE-BL for the MBBS exam are chosen irrespective of gender, religion, and ethnicity. For reservation, the competition will be only among the eligible clusters of students within each reservation sub-category. For example, six students who are dalit females will be selected to study MBBS based on the merit list.

Medical Colleges affiliated with two Universities (Kathmandu University and Tribhuvan University) and three health science academies (PAHS, KAHS, and BPKIHS) offer MBBS programs in Nepal.  

Get more information about MBBS programs and medical colleges offering MBBS programs in Nepal.

  1. MBBS-Tribhuvan University
  2. MBBS (Kathmandu University)
  3. MBBS (Patan Academy of Health Sciences-PAHS)
  5. MBBS (Karnali Academy of Health Sciences-KAHS

The distribution of MBBS scholarship seats is as follows: 

Total MBBS Scholarships seats 430
General Scholarship (55% of total scholarship) 237
Reservation Scholarship (45% of total scholarship) 193
Female (28%) 54
Dalit Female (3%) 6
Muslim Female (2%) 4
Dalit (9%) 17
Adibasi Janajati (15%) 29
Khas Arya (17%) 33
Madheshi (9%) 17
Madhesi Dalit (3%) 6
Tharu (4%) 8
Muslim (2%) 4
Pichhadiye Ko Kshetra (4%) 8
Apanga (2%) 4
Shahid Pariwar (2%) 3

Scholarships in different medical colleges in Nepal

Name of College Affiliation Scholarship Seats
BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences BPKIHS 75
Birat Medical College KU 10
Chitwan Medical College TU 10
College of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital KU 20
Devdaha Medical College and Research Institute KU 5
Gandaki Medical College TU 10
Janaki Medical College TU 5
Karnali Academy of Health Sciences KAHS 23
Kathmandu Medical College KU 10
KIST Medical College TU 10
KU School of Medical Sciences KU 10
Lumbini Medical College KU 10
Maharajgunj Medical Campus TU 75
Manipal College of Medical Sciences KU 20
National Medical College TU 10
Nepal Medical College KU 10
Nepalese Army Institute of Health Sciences TU 38
Nepalgunj Medical College KU 10
Nobel Medical College Teaching Hospital KU 10
Patan Academy of Health Sciences (PAHS) PAHS 49
Universal College of Medical Sciences and Teaching Hospital TU 10
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