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MBChB in South Africa is a highly challenging and equally rewarding program equipping you with the medical, clinical, and research skills for pursuing a career in the field of medicine.
Texila American University’s MBChB program educates, trains, and prepares students for efficient practice in the healthcare systems. We are one of the leading medical schools in Zambia, employing wide-ranging teaching and learning methodologies to help our students become proactive learners.
The bachelor of health science program integrates theoretical science and experiential learning with clinical exposure and in-depth knowledge about the intricacies of the human body to help you apply scientific knowledge and concepts to your clinical practice.
Study the best MBChB program that will equip you to apply learnings and intellectual and practical skills to understand and manage the complex healthcare requirements of individuals and society and build resilience to meet the demands of the constantly transitioning healthcare landscape.
TAU offers the best MBChB degree in South Africa with a global reputation for excellence in teaching and research, enabling you to meet the core requirements for pursuing residency programs.
We believe in creating excellence through creativity and innovation and providing our students with wide-ranging career choices. We are fully committed to broadening the development process of students through teaching and research.
Eligibility for MBChB Program:
‘A’ levels / PreMed with Pass in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Mathematics
Life Science and Physical Science with an associate degree/diploma in Health science program.
Duration: 5 years
|Year 1 – Teaching and Learning Plan||18 Credits|
|Basic and Applied Human Anatomy and Development||5|
|Basic and Applied Physiology||5|
|Medical Biochemistry and Genetics||2|
|Immunology & General Microbiology||2|
|Community Based Education & First Aid||2|
|Behavioural Science s & Communication Skills in Medical Practice (20 Weeks)||2|
|Year 2 – Teaching and Learning Plan||19 Credits|
|Pharmacology & Therapeutics||4|
|Community Based Education & Scientific Method||2|
|Clinical Methods and Skills Lab||2|
|Year 3 – Teaching and Learning Plan||18 Credits|
|Internal Medicine I||4|
|Obstetrics & Gynaecology||4|
|Paediatrics & Child Health I||4|
|Communications Skills, Professionalism, & Health Care Ethics||2|
|Year 4 – Teaching and Learning Plan||18 Credits|
|Internal Medicine II||4|
|Forensic Medicine & Medical Jurisprudence||4|
|Psychiatry & Mental Health||4|
|Year 5 – Teaching and Learning Plan||16 Credits|
|Internal Medicine III||4|
|Obstetrics & Gynaecology II||4|
|Paediatrics & Child Health II||4|
Upon completion of 2 years of basic sciences curriculum, students to get involved directly in the study and care of patients in hospitals, with other team members.
|Internal Medicine||30 Weeks|
|General Surgery||30 Weeks|
|Obstetrics & Gynaecology||20 Weeks|
|Community Medicine||10 Weeks|
Students to Texila American University (TAU) are selected on the basis of their academic, personal, and extracurricular abilities. Each student will be assessed based on the educational background, age, and intended course of study. Additionally, students must have the intellectual, physical, and emotional capacities to meet the requirements of a successful medical career.
TAU-Zambia’s intensive medical program requires students who are intellectually and emotionally prepared to take on the stress of studying medicine with a view to becoming global doctors.
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Upon completion of our MBChB program, you will gain:
Pursuing MBChB in Zambia is the best option to pursue a career in the healthcare field. One can opt for job opportunities both in the private and government sector. Due to the dearth of doctors, qualified professionals are always in demand in Zambia and across the African continent. With a bachelor’s degree in medicine, one can opt for the following professions:
There are several academic and research opportunities open to those who study medicine in Zambia. One can opt for higher academic pursuits such as:
Ms. Najma Mohamed Abudullahi
5 Year Program
TAU Zambia has Clinical Affiliations with the below hospitals.
Maina Soko Military Hospital
Biochemistry; Anatomy; Physiology; Pharmacology, Microbiology, Neuroscience, Pathology, Clinical Skills and Fieldwork.
Faculties are there to support students throughout their journey to discuss academic issues. Students will also have an opportunity to interact more closely with faculty through their Learning Management System (LMS) platform.
Lecture to Lab ratio per week is 3 hrs:2 hrs (3 Lecture and 2 Laboratory)
Academic Progression of a student is tracked via LMS (Learning Management System)
MCQ /Written Examinations.
1. Special classes are arranged based on the needs of the students.
2. Frequent feedback and faculty-student interaction sessions are also conducted.
The internship is provided in a teaching hospital under supervision of a consultant.