MBBS full Form

What is Full Form of MBBS?

MBBS Full form is Bachelor of Medicine and a Bachelor of Surgery, which is an abbreviation of a Latin word which is Medicinae Baccalaureus Baccalaureus Chirurgiae.

This term is used for those students who are pursuing the five year degree programme in medicine. MBBS is the professional undergraduate medical degree awarded by medical schools and universities in medicine and surgery. The students who have studied Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English in the higher secondary level are eligible to appear for this course.

MBBS Highlights

Course Name

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery










10+2 with physics, chemistry and biology


5.5 years

Some of the major fields where MBBS students can get jobs-

  • Hospital
  • Biomedical Companies
  • Medical College
  • Private Hospital
  • Laboratory
  • Pharmaceutical Company
  • Bio-Medical Company
  • Bio-Technology Company

mportant roles you can play as an MBBS doctor-

  • Doctor
  • Junior Surgeon
  • Junior Doctor
  • Medical Professor
  • Scientist
  • Radiologist
  • Psychiatrist.

At the same time, some students also like to go for higher education and get specialization in any field.

Here, let us tell you that after doing MBBS course you become a general doctor, who can see all kinds of diseases and can cure, but you do not get specialization in any field, for Specialization you Have to do masters course.

Higher education options after MBBS course-

  • MD- Master of Medicine
  • MS- Master of Surgery
  • PG Diploma