To be considered as the most sought-after medical course, MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) course, or in its Latin name, Medicinae Baccalaureus, Baccalaureus Chirurgiae, is the most demanding undergraduate course among Class 12 science students. Candidates, parents and guardians has accepted MBBS as the route to become a doctor of modern medicine in the country.
MBBS being a predominant medical course, it is obvious that competition for the seat is intense. Through the data by Medical Council of India (MCI), it has been revealed that the total number of MBBS seats in the country is around 76,928, while the number of registrations for admission to these seats are more than 13 lakhs every year. While it takes clarity of thought, immense dedication and unending hard work to become a success in the profession, so many students are willing to put themselves through the grind of studying MBBS primarily because becoming a doctor is undoubtedly one of the most rewarding professions there is.