India also called the Republic of India is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country (with over 1.2 billion people), and the most populous democracy in the world. It is bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the southwest, and the Bay of Bengal on the southeast. It shares land borders with Pakistan to the west; China, Nepal, and Bhutan to the northeast; and Myanmar and Bangladesh to the east. In the Indian Ocean, India is in the vicinity of Sri Lanka and the Maldives. India's Andaman and Nicobar Islands share a maritime border with Thailand and Indonesia.
India is a member of the Asia-Pacific Trade Agreement (APTA) and the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC).
Education in India is provided by the public sector as well as the private sector, with control and funding coming from three levels: central, state and local. Under various articles of the Indian Constitution, free and compulsory education is provided as a fundamental right to children between the ages of 6 and 14. The ratio of public schools to private schools in India is 7:5.
In India, the MBBS program is controlled and monitored by the National Medical Commission (NMC), India (Earlier controlling Authority - Medical Council of India. (MCI). The aspirants of MBBS must take the entrance examination conducted at the national or at university level. The candidates need to score minimum cut off marks in these examinations and must go through the counselling process to get admission into the medical universities.
The Infrastructure facilities in Private Colleges is at par with other developed countries.
The Affiliated Hospitals have huge patient flow therefore, it is beneficial for students while having internship.
Stipend is provided during internship.
There is a Common Entrance Examination for admission in all Colleges. So, a student is not required to give multiple examinations.
Since, Entrance Examination is a requirement for seeking admission, it provides competitive environment for studies.