MBBS in BPKIHS, Dharan-Scholarship Seats, Question Pattern

B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS) is a Nepalese autonomous health sciences university established on Jan 18, 1993, which was upgraded as an autonomous Health Sciences University on Oct 28, 1998. It is a Nepal-India cooperation based institution situated in Dharan in Sunsari District.
MBBS in BPKIHS, Dharan-Scholarship Seats
MBBS in BPKIHS


BPKIHS consists of following departments or faculties:
  • Faculty of Medicine(MBBS)

  • College of Dental Surgery(BDS)

  • College of Nursing

  • School of Public Health and Community Medicine

The MBBS program began on March 10, 1994. The details about which is as given:


BPKIHS enrolls 100 new students every year.


Scholarship seats in Dharan (BPKIHS):

Total scholarship seats = 75 seats
General Category(55%)=41 seats
Reserved Category(45%)=34 seats

Sub categories of Reserved Seats

Women(28%)= 9 seats
Janajati(27%)= 9 seats
Madhesi(17%)= 6 seats
Dalit(9%)=3 seats
Madhesi Dalit(3%) =1 seat
Dalit Women(3%)= 1 seat
Muslim Women(2%)= 1seat
Handicapped(2%)= 1 seat
Muslim(2%)= 1 seat
Remote district(4%)= 1 seat
Family Members of Disappeared, Martyrs, Injured Family(3%)= 1 seat

Paying Seats Distribution


SN
Category

No. of Seats

1

 Heavily Subsidized Tuition Fee Scheme (HSTFS)

1.1  Nepali Nationals

a.  Ward of BPKIHS Faculty

1

b.  Ward of BPKIHS  staff

1

c. Ward of BPKIHS Faculty/staff

-

1.2 Indian Nationals

4


2


Partially Subsidized Tuition Fee Scheme (PSTFS)

2.1 Nepali Nationals

a. Ward of BPKIHS Faculty

3

b. Ward Of BPKIHS Staff

1

2.2 Indian Nationals

6


3


International Tuition Fee Scheme


9

          Total

25


















Fee Structure
Fee is comparatively high compared to TU and KU affiliated medical colleges.

1. Heavily subsidized tuitions fee scheme (HSTFS)-About 4 lakh NRs.(Rs.7000 per month)

2. Partially subsidized tuition Fee Scheme (PSTFS)-About 38 lakhs

3. International tuition Fee Scheme-Nepalese candidates cannot apply for this scheme (Total of $65,000)

Selection Procedure

Selection process is strictly based on Merit list for all available schemes.


Candidates are to solve a Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) based paper on entrance exam. There is no negative marking on wrong answer. Duration of entrance exam is 3 hours.


The full marks is 200.There are altogether 200 MCQs. Marks allocated for different subject is as shown:

  1. Physics 50

  2. Chemistry-50

  3. Zoology-25

  4. Botany- 25

  5. English, Introduction to Health, Aptitude for Medical/Dental and General Knowledge-50

Eligibility criteria:

Candidate must have:
  • passed class XII examination of the 10+2 system or NEB system or A Level or equivalent level with Biology, Physics, Chemistry and English as their major subjects

  • obtained at least 50% marks each in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and also 50% marks in aggregate or at least 2.4 GPA in aggregate and minimum C+ in Biology, Physics and Chemistry and minimum C in rest of subjects.

  • must be at least 17 years of age as on 31st December of the entrance exam year

  • NEET qualified(for Indian candidates)

Program Duration

4 and half years plus 1 Year community-oriented  rotatory internship


Application Fee:


Nepali Candidate: NRs 4000/-

Indian Candidate: IRs. 4000/-

Foreign Candidates(expect Indian): $100

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