Getting MBBS/MD in China and practise in USA/Singapore? - Salary.sg Forums
Salary.sg Forums  

Go Back   Salary.sg Forums > The Salary.sg Discussion Forums: > Education and Personal Growth

Education and Personal Growth Schools, further studies, getting ready for employment, and motivation stuff




Getting MBBS/MD in China and practise in USA/Singapore?

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 25-07-2013, 12:43 PM
Verified Member
 
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 13
ravonboy is on a distinguished road
Default Getting MBBS/MD in China and practise in USA/Singapore?

FYI, i'll be graduating from NUS after 3 years. I have a mind to become to study MBBS/MD in China and practise overseas, preferably in Singapore. However, the Singapore Medical Council requires doctors educated in China to have at least a MD. A MD in China is 8 years, so that's a huge investment. Is it better to settle for a MBBS (6 years) and take USMLE to practise in USA?

Anyone knowledgeable about this niche route? Please do share your opinions.

Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 25-07-2013, 02:48 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by ravonboy View Post
FYI, i'll be graduating from NUS after 3 years. I have a mind to become to study MBBS/MD in China and practise overseas, preferably in Singapore. However, the Singapore Medical Council requires doctors educated in China to have at least a MD. A MD in China is 8 years, so that's a huge investment. Is it better to settle for a MBBS (6 years) and take USMLE to practise in USA?

Anyone knowledgeable about this niche route? Please do share your opinions.
Why not quit NUS and then -3 +8 = 5 < 6 years for MD?

Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 25-07-2013, 07:53 PM
Verified Member
 
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 13
ravonboy is on a distinguished road
Default

NUS degree is a safety net. And the degree (Computer Science) I'm studying for is in high demand, although the financial remuneration may not scale as well as doctors'.

Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 25-07-2013, 10:11 PM
Banned
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 204
warning can only hope to improve
Default

one foot cannot stand on two boats.
make up your mind, young man.
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 26-07-2013, 12:58 AM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by warning View Post
one foot cannot stand on two boats.
make up your mind, young man.
jeng jeng. Shifu has spoken.
Reply With Quote
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 26-07-2013, 12:59 AM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

To be honest, if you dont have the intelligence to get into medicine here in Singapore, you should just forget it. This is people's lives at stake, not just about making money. Not smart enough, don't dream so much.
Reply With Quote

  #7 (permalink)  
Old 26-07-2013, 08:16 PM
Banned
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 204
warning can only hope to improve
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
To be honest, if you dont have the intelligence to get into medicine here in Singapore, you should just forget it.
I'm not so concerned about him not being able to enter the local med school. heck, go to any hospital in singapore and you'll see tons of doctors from foreign med schools.

What I'm more concerned about is a doctor who is in it just for the financial remuneration. And a doctor who thinks he needs a computer science degree as a safety net.
Reply With Quote
  #8 (permalink)  
Old 03-09-2013, 08:33 PM
Verified Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 10
yuyyder is on a distinguished road
Default

how is this ?
Reply With Quote
  #9 (permalink)  
Old 05-01-2015, 06:03 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default Recruit MBBS CHINA

I do admission for Zhengzhou University and Tongji Medical College. You can choose and then let me know which University you want to apply for. Do not hesitate to contact me for more information. I can send you all documents by e-mail if you're interested to apply. I have all fees and everything. You can e-mail me on recruitmbbs(at)outlook.com

Regards,
Dr. Selvon
Reply With Quote
  #10 (permalink)  
Old 06-01-2015, 12:12 AM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Exclamation

It's a sad day for the medical profession..Young man, u should go join and work for the best investment bank with your computer science degree...Please dnt enter the medicine profession unless u hv the heart to save lives!

Likewise in future if u wan to serve the society, truly work for your fellow citizens...for the betterment of their lives...join e govt...This is what happens when we priorities growth at all cost...we forgot about the basic human nature of caring for each other...the sharing..the helping of fellow brothers in need...our society is very sick...very very sick...everyone only interested to make the most money in the fastest timeframe...n join the WIM...Real sad...whatever our forefathers builds over so many years...WILL BE DESTROYED BY US all in time to come...

For those for r able...please save yourself..migrate if possible otherwise...better not to have any children unless u r sure u can groom them up to be useful person for the society!
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

« Previous Thread | Next Thread »
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
why salary is different, because we are from china? bosonee General Discussions 3 22-02-2013 07:04 PM
Principal and Pre-School Teachers required in Ningbo, China hrjobsopp Marketplace and Find Work 0 25-09-2012 05:26 PM

» 30 Recent Threads
Q: Big4 - Yearly salary increment ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
2,589 Replies, 1,266,304 Views
HDB (under MND) ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
456 Replies, 368,806 Views
Lawyer Salary ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
13,628 Replies, 4,578,932 Views
Compare civil service salary ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
12,547 Replies, 7,326,911 Views
How is life as a doctor in... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
2,728 Replies, 1,403,528 Views
How much are you earning per annum? ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
12,657 Replies, 4,343,497 Views
AML/Compliance/KYC professionals... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
1,514 Replies, 728,594 Views
GIC (Government of Singapore... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
327 Replies, 451,739 Views
MINDEF DXO (All FAQ on it) ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
4,057 Replies, 2,515,732 Views
Career as Teacher ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
3,997 Replies, 2,490,000 Views
Civil Svc/ Statboard - Typical... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
3,909 Replies, 1,740,084 Views
IMDA (under MCI) ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
112 Replies, 56,547 Views
MAS for Mid Career Professionals ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
470 Replies, 270,470 Views
Banks' Pay and Bonuses ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
350 Replies, 150,870 Views
Comp Science Frsh Grad Salary ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
615 Replies, 95,474 Views
Exxon Mobil Equipment tech or... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
1,844 Replies, 605,618 Views
ST Electronics ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
2,330 Replies, 568,300 Views
Breaking the Letter Of Commitment... ( 1 2 3)
27 Replies, 25,866 Views
DBS tech seed programme ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
865 Replies, 218,138 Views
DSTA (under Mindef) ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
1,020 Replies, 736,174 Views
High Finance Thread ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
298 Replies, 98,904 Views
Perm to contract, increase > 2k... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
30 Replies, 3,829 Views
Queries about Cpib application ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
1,266 Replies, 639,377 Views
Unilever UFLP 2018 ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
81 Replies, 23,698 Views
How rich/poor am I compared to... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
81 Replies, 69,731 Views
Anyone jobless for a long time... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
3,093 Replies, 1,309,524 Views
Starting Pay for CS/Ministries... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
229 Replies, 106,601 Views
Band 4 and Band 5 in Standard... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
31 Replies, 32,959 Views
UOB Management Associate Program ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
434 Replies, 272,027 Views
GovTech Tech Associate Program... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
62 Replies, 34,342 Views
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2



All times are GMT +8. The time now is 08:55 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2