DOCTOR OF MEDICINE - 4.5 YEARS

Opening the Doors for a Brighter Tomorrow

Texila American University upholds a world-class benchmark of healthcare education and prepares students to outshine as renowned professionals in the global healthcare industry. 

TAU offers Doctor of Medicine (MBBS / MD) that prepares the dynamic youth like you for an exceptional career as a Physician.  

Our medical program is one of the most highly regarded degrees of its kind and is imparted by experts who are passionate about a host of medical specialties. During your studies you'll master clinical sciences and a range of practical skills, to be prepared for the challenges and rewards of being a doctor.

The Doctor of Medicine degree is a highly popular one and prepares students for the following:

 

  • To become highly competent physicians with compassion for the poor and rich alike
  • To understand and implement advanced clinical training
  • To apply their Basic Science knowledge to clinical situations and real-life scenarios
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Clinical Training

Medical students can do their clinical rotations in Guyana, USA (American Track).

 

Duration : 4.5 years 

Who Can Apply

  • Students with +2 or Higher Secondary Education with Science background
  • Students who have completed Cambridge A level with 3 credits and with the subjects Physics, Chemistry and Biology are also eligible. 
  • MD American track

    Students enrolling for the degree of Doctor of Medicine in the Caribbean will be able to do the 2 years of medical program in affiliated hospitals in USA.

Curriculum

  • Pre Clinical Curriculum
    Subject Theory (Credit/ Hrs) Practical (Credit/Hrs.) Total (Credit/Hrs)
    Semester 1  
    Gross Anatomy 5-75hrs 5-150hrs 10
    Histology, Cell and Molecular Biology 3- 45hrs 2-60hrs 5
    Medical Embryology 3- 45hrs 1-30hrs 4
    Medical Genetics 3- 45hrs - 3
    Epidemiology & Biostatistics 4-60hrs - 4
    Health Corps   25 hours 0
      18 8 26

    Semester 2      
    Medical Biochemistry 5-75hrs 2-60hrs 7
    Medical Physiology 5-75hrs 2-60hrs 7
    Neuroscience 4-60hrs - 4
    Evid. Based Med. & Research 2-30hrs - 2
    Behavioral Sciences 2-30hrs - 2
    Research Writing 3-45 hrs - 3
    Health Corps - 25 hours 0
      21 4 25

    Semester 3      
    Pathology - I 3-45 hrs 2-60hrs 5
    Medical Microbiology 4-60hrs 2-60hrs 6
    Medical Parasitology 2-30hrs 1-30hrs 3
    Immunology 2-30hrs 1-30hrs 3
    Medical Ethics 2-30hrs   2
    Integrated Clinical Medicine-I 3-45 hrs 3-90hrs 6
    Health Corps - 25 hours -
      16 9 25

    Semester 4      
    Pathology- II 3-45 hrs 2-60hrs 5
    Pharmacology 4-60hrs 2-60hrs 6
    Community Medicine/Preventive Medicine (Voluntary Health Work) 4-60hrs 2-60hrs 6
    Forensic Medicine and Toxicology 3-45 hrs 2-60hrs 5
    Integrated Clinical Medicine-II 2-30hrs 3-90hrs 5
    Health Corps - 25 hours -
      16 11 27
    Grand Total Credits (Hours) 71 32 103


  • Clinical Part

    CORE ROTATIONS DURATION

    Subjects Credit Units
    Medicine 12 12
    Surgery 12 12
    Obs. & Gyn. 6 6
    Pediatrics 6 6
    Orthopedics 6 6
    Psychiatry 6 6
    TOTAL 48 weeks 48
  • ELECTIVE ROTATIONS

    •    Radiology
    •    Dermatology
    •    Anaesthesia
    •    Dentistry
    •    Family Medicine
    •    Ophthalmology (EYE)
    •    Otorhinolaryngology (ENT)
    •    Emergency Care
    •    Allergy and Immunology Neurology
    •    Cardiology Occupational Medicine
    •    Critical Care Medicine Oncology
    •    Dermatology Ophthalmology
    •    Emergency Medicine Orthopedics
    •    Endocrinology Psychiatry
    •    Family Practice Pulmonology
    •    Gastroenterology Radiology
    •    General Medicine Rehabilitation Medicine
    •    Hematology Rheumatology
    •    Infectious Diseases Surgical subspecialties
    •    Nephrology Urology

Mohammad Ali Mansour
I am Mansour, currently in my 3rd year of the MD - Doctor of Medicine Program with Texila American University, I decided...
 
 
Amey Prabhu
I am very much satisfied and fulfilled with the academic programme and the overall progress of the university. My hearti...
 
 
Karishma Rajesh Makwana
I am glad to be a part of Texila to study Medicine in the best Caribbean University and to pursue my career as a doctor....
 
 
Rumana Paterson
I studied in Texila American University and I have completed my Clinical Rotations. I had a very good learning experienc...
 
 
Krishna Patel
I had a great experience doing Clinical Rotations in Atlanta with Texila American University. Currently I�m pursuing the...
 
 
Ayesha
It's been a great pleasure and I had a very good experience pursuing Clinical Rotations with Texila American University....
 
 
Dr. Marwan Al Hashimi
My most valuable experience is the clinical knowledge that I have gained and a critical thinking that pushed me to "thin...
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

  • Does a medical degree from TAU enable one to practice in the U.S. and Canada?

    The graduates of Texila American University who intend to apply for Residency in the USA / Canada are required to write and clear the USMLE Step 1, 2 & 3 Exams, which are administered by Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) in the United States. The medical graduates who study in the universities located in the United States are also required to take the USMLE Step 1 & 2 Exams.

  • Where can do students do their clinical rotations?

    TAU's clinical program is delivered at world-class hospitals spread across multiple countries. Students pursuing their medical degree from TAU can pursue their clinical rotations in the affiliated hospitals in Guyana, the USA, and South Africa.

  • Is Texila American University a recognized institution?

    Texila American University (TAU) is registered with National Accreditation Council (NAC) Guyana, Listed in Medical Council of Guyana, India, Nigeria & Many more.

  • How long does the admission procedure take place?

    The Admissions Officer (AO) at TAU will send an Acknowledgment of Receipt within two weeks of receiving your application. After ensuring that you have sent a complete application with all the required documents, the university will get your documents verified. Subsequently, a decision for a possible interview will be taken within the next two weeks. Once the interview takes place, you will be informed of the final decision within the next two weeks.

  • Are TAU students eligible to receive financial aid?

    Students enrolled under TAU are eligible for private educational loans from various private loan lenders. TAU also offers a number of full and partial scholarships to meritorious and deserving students in each semester.