NMC issues new curriculum regulations for MBBS course

Representational Image. Photo: iStock/ MartinPrescott

New Delhi: The National Medical Commission (NMC) has notified the new curriculum regulations for the MBBS course.

Medical students need to mandatorily study an ‘elective’ subject. At least 75 per cent attendance in the elective is required to appear for the final-year examination and qualifying exam NEXT, states the new guidelines.

Significantly, each student must adopt three to five rural families.

From now on, there will be no supplementary/additional batches for those who fail to clear the first year.

The supplementary exam and results will be announced within 3-4 weeks of the declaration of the results. If that is also not cleared, students should join the subsequent batch.

The comments posted here/below/in the given space are not on behalf of Onmanorama. The person posting the comment will be in sole ownership of its responsibility. According to the central government's IT rules, obscene or offensive statement made against a person, religion, community or nation is a punishable offense, and legal action would be taken against people who indulge in such activities.