M.D. in Asia

Top Doctors of Medicine (MDs) 2018 in Asia

An M.D., or Doctor of Medicine, is an academic achievement that can take years of schooling to obtain. It is only awarded once students have shown they have the knowledge and experience required to practice medicine competently.

Asia is the world's largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the eastern and northern hemispheres. It covers 8.7% of the Earth's total surface area and comprises 30% of its land area.

M.D. in Asia

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MD in Medicine

University of Nicosia
Campus Full time 6 years September 2018 Cyprus Nicosia

The University of Nicosia Medical School, the largest in Cyprus, offers a 6-Year MD degree programme designed for high school leavers. [+]

The University of Nicosia Medical School, the largest in Cyprus, offers a 6-Year MD degree programme designed for high school leavers. Innovative curriculum with early clinical exposure Experience in international medical education Brand new, high tech facilities Financial aid opportunities General Objectives

This programme of study provides students with the opportunity to receive high-quality education in Medicine. The general program objectives are:

To train students in the practice of scientific evidence-based medicine. To encourage students to practice medicine holistically, encompassing ethical, legal, psychological and social considerations. To produce highly competent and caring physicians. To foster the development of lifelong commitments to scholarship and service toward patients. To promote health and wellness through disease prevention and research. To contribute toward the establishment of Cyprus as a regional center of excellence in medical education. Learning Outcomes ... [-]

Doctor of Medicine (MD)

Kursk State Medical University
Campus Full time 6 years September 2018 Russia Russia Online

The program is designed to train qualified physicians oriented to the practice of medicine. Standardized patients are used to evaluate medical students and resident’s ability to take patient histories, communicate with patients, and determine diagnosis and treatment. [+]

The program is designed to train qualified physicians oriented to the practice of medicine. Standardized patients are used to evaluate medical students and resident’s ability to take patient histories, communicate with patients, and determine diagnosis and treatment. The curriculum offers a six-year program leading to a Doctor of Medicine (MD)/Physician in General Medicine degree.

Study program

The first four semesters of the General Medicine study program mainly cover theoretical subjects (Anatomy, Biology, Biochemistry, Biophysics, Histology, Physiology). Preclinical subjects (Pathology, Microbiology, Pharmacology) are taught in semesters 5-7. Clinical subjects are introduced in the following semesters (Internal Medicine, Surgery, Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Neurology) together with subjects associated with public health care (Social Medicine, Medical Law). The whole sixth year is devoted to bedside training in Internal Medicine, Surgery, Gynecology and Obstetrics. The program concludes in the 11th and 12th semesters with final state examinations in Internal Medicine, Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Preventive Medicine.... [-]


MD-6 Doctor of Medicine

University of Nicosia Medical School
Campus Full time 6 years September 2018 Cyprus Nicosia

The first medical school in Cyprus offers a 6-year degree in Medicine for high school leavers: [+]

6-Year Undergraduate Entry

The first medical school in Cyprus offers a 6-year degree in Medicine for high school leavers:

Innovative curriculum with early clinical exposure Experience in international medical education Brand new, high tech facilities Financial aid Programme Profile General objectives

This programme of study provides students with the opportunity to receive a high-quality education in Medicine. The general program objectives are:

(1) To train students in the practice of scientific evidence-based medicine.

(2) To encourage students to practice medicine holistically, encompassing ethical, legal, psychological and social considerations.

(3) To produce highly competent and caring physicians.... [-]


Doctor of Medicine (MD) / PhD Track

Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
Campus Full time 7 years July 2018 Singapore Buona Vista area

For students wishing to further their academic training, Duke-NUS offers a combined MD/Ph.D. track. This can be done at the time of initial application or at select points after matriculation into the MD program, including at the time of entry into the 2nd year. [+]

For students wishing to further their academic training, Duke-NUS offers a combined MD/Ph.D. track. This can be done at the time of initial application or at select points after matriculation into the MD program, including at the time of entry into the 2nd year. Each year, an estimated 20% of the MD class may be offered a place in the MD/Ph.D. track. Applicants holding an MD or MBBS degree are not eligible for the MD/Ph.D. track, but if interested, may apply to the Duke-NUS Ph.D. program in Integrated Biology and Medicine.

All applicants for the MD/Ph.D. program are required to sit for the MCAT. This program does not accept GRE scores. Assuming successful fulfillment of requirements, students in the MD program will be awarded a joint Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree from Duke University and the National University of Singapore. For those having completed the MD/Ph.D. option, the Ph.D. degree will be awarded by the National University of Singapore.... [-]


Doctor of Medicine (MD) Program

Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
Campus Full time 4 years July 2018 Singapore Buona Vista area

This program spans 4 years and graduates are awarded the degree of Doctor of Medicine (MD) jointly by Duke University and NUS. [+]

This program spans 4 years and graduates are awarded the degree of Doctor of Medicine (MD) jointly by Duke University and NUS. Duke-NUS is the first medical school in Southeast Asia to follow a Graduate Entry Medicine model, whereby all students are at a minimum required to have a bachelor’s degree. The school’s mission is aimed at producing outstanding leaders in medical research, education, and patient care. Its innovative program with a distinctive focus on research is modeled after the curriculum at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, and adapted to the local learning environment and learner needs.

The application to our program opens in April, and December 1st is the final deadline for each year. Particularly strong candidates are encouraged to apply by September 1 to be considered for early acceptance. Admissions requirements are the same for both the early and regular acceptance options. We select and accept candidates throughout the application period. Admissions decisions are made by the Duke-NUS Admissions Committee and are final. Admission to Duke-NUS is highly selective. The MD curriculum at Duke-NUS is rigorous and proven academic success is key to gaining admission to the program. Our Admissions Committee evaluates all applications based on a variety of criteria to enroll truly talented individuals.... [-]


Doctor of Medicine

National Yang-Ming University
Campus Full time September 2018 Taiwan Tainan Taipei

Our new curriculum intends to evolve as areas of medical knowledge advance. It is built to be both foundational and integrative, aims to offer knowledge beyond just memorizing information, encourages intellectual curiosity, enhances students’ competence in reflection and analysis, encourages scholarship and independence of thought, and develops an appreciation for humanity and a profound sense of the rewards of learning. [+]

Doctor of Medicine

Into this new era of medicine, the Faculty of Medicine is looking forward to new challenges and constructive breakthroughs while striving for a higher level of excellence and leadership in education, research, and service. The Faculty is determined to bring a modern approach to academic medicine as well as constantly evolving to meet the most demanding and up-to-date needs of our faculty and students. First, we have invested in the architecture and infrastructure that form the physical expression of our ambitions in the education of sciences, medicine, humanities, and international outreach. Our medical education building, medical humanities library, a center for faculty development, studios, laboratories, and buildings form the permanent foundations of our collective future. Second, the Faculty is one of the first medical schools in the region to undertake fundamental reforms in the medical curriculum. We offer academic opportunities to our students that are virtually unsurpassed in Taiwan. The curriculum encourages both active individual learning and group collaboration. Courses are available on topics that span the globe, cover the latest scientific discoveries, and delve deeply into the past. Our students are mentored by our faculty to pursue knowledge both in breadth as well as depth of learning. Third, we have invested heavily in the faculty by supporting and facilitating the members of our faculty in their academic development and personal growth. The Faculty of Medicine recognized that the introduction of a new curriculum would require the redeployment of many resources, as well as the development... [-]


Medical Doctor (MD)

Teaching University Geomedi
Campus August 2018 Georgia Tbilisi

The Faculty of Medicine aims to engage students in the learning process that will help them become highly competent and compassionate physicians who promote health and have a lifelong thirst for learning. [+]

Best M.D.s in Asia 2018.

The Faculty of Medicine aims to engage students in the learning process that will help them become highly competent and compassionate physicians who promote health and have a lifelong thirst for learning.

They are assigned to clinics where they observe doctor's work, interact with patients and develop skills for communication and physical examination. Degree earned: The degree of a Medical Doctor Length: 6 years (360 ECTS credits) Candidates for admission should apply to the National Center for Educational Quality Enhancement. Information is available at www.eqe.ge. For securing admission the approval of the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia is required. Georgia citizens are required to pass the National Unified Exams. Mission of the Faculty Educate and train students in the field of fundamental biomedical sciences and clinical courses. Provide clinical courses at the best clinics of Georgia with skilled specialists in the field. Committed to the development and growth of future physicians with a dedicated approach to medicine thus promoting the health and well-being of the community. Build good communication skills, enthusiasm for life-long learning. Objectives of the Program Correspond to the medical education of both national and international healthcare system requirements and capabilities; Maintain contemporary medical education that corresponds with scientific knowledge and technological advancement; Provide the graduates with basic, clinical, behavioral and social science education necessary for medical activities. [-]

MD in Medical Studies - Global Health

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev: The Medical School for International Health
Campus Full time 4 years July 2018 Israel Beersheba

Global Health teaching should fire the imagination and take medical students out of the classroom and into the local community. This is exactly what we plan to do. Students pairs, attached to MSIH faculty and physicians will visit a patient and their family in pairs and explore cultural and social determinants of health. Israel’s history and diversity provide an excellent laboratory for the study of Global Health in the wider world. [+]

About the Medical School for International Health (MSIH)

The Medical School for International Health (MSIH) at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) is the first and only medical school in the world to incorporate global health components into all four years of the core M.D. curriculum. We offer an M.D. program that prepares you for a career going far beyond the hospital or private clinic. Gain the training necessary to practice medicine while meeting the challenges of global health — and make a real impact. With classes entirely in English, the M.D. program is taught by experienced physicians with personal involvement in global health.

Together we are dedicated to preparing a new generation of doctors who have a comprehensive view of health around the world — whether they practice medicine locally or internationally. Exciting Path to Residency With three years of study and training in Israel, fourth-year electives in North America and an eight-week global health clerkship at one of our sites around the world, our M.D. program is designed to provide an exciting path to residency in the United States, Canada and beyond. Match rates for MSIH graduates parallel match rates of top medical programs in the U.S., with more than 90% of students matching with one of their top residency choices over the past decade.... [-]


MD in General Medicine

Novosibirsk State University
Campus Full time 6 years September 2018 Russia Novosibirsk

At the very outset, the University realized that the current pace of development and the specificity of the present-day medicine (introduction of molecular and personalized medicine) require training doctors with sufficient knowledge in different fields of science. [+]

Description

At the very outset, the University realized that the current pace of development and the specificity of the present-day medicine (introduction of molecular and personalized medicine) require training doctors with sufficient knowledge in different fields of science. Therefore, the General Medicine Educational Program is based on an approach combining high-quality medical training by top specialists in different fields of medicine with a comprehensive education in natural sciences, social and economic disciplines, mathematics and humanities and students’ participation in research projects. The idea behind the introduction of this specialty is to train highly qualified medical doctors/researchers with expertise in clinical disciplines and having research skills and knowledge of natural sciences required for biomedical research. The objective of the specialized clinical training is to prepare medical doctors with necessary behavioral and critical clinical skills for the application of algorithms of providing medical care for urgent and life-threatening conditions, prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation. The program graduates are prepared to pursue preventive, diagnostic, therapeutic, educational, and organizational and research careers; they can continue their education in an internship, residency, doctoral program according to post-graduate professional education programs.... [-]


Medical Doctor (MD)

BAU International University Batumi
Campus Full time 6 years August 2018 Georgia Batumi

BAU International University, Batumi offers American model one-cycle higher educational program "Medicine" that corresponds to international standards and is conducted in the English language. [+]

BAU International University, Batumi offers the American model one-cycle higher educational program "Medicine" that corresponds to international standards and is conducted in the English language. The university features "anatomy theatre", anatomy laboratory for cadavers, laboratories for teaching histology, microbiology, molecular genetics and biochemistry and the center of “clinical skills”. The teaching process is led in a partnership with Bahcesehir (Istanbul) University and a network of hospitals "Medical Park" incorporating dozens of hospitals around Turkey. The aim of the educational program is to equip students with theoretical knowledge as well as with proper clinical skills that will prepare them for their future medical career. The educational program lasts for six years and leads to the qualification of Medical Doctor. ... [-]


Doctor of Medicine, MD

European University Cyprus
Campus Full time 6 years September 2018 Cyprus Nicosia

Students are taught and trained in Cyprus. Teaching is conducted in English, with a minimum workload of 360 ECTS of the education and training required to complete the Doctor of Medicine Degree over six years. No ‘premedical’ coursework is required as the program of study provides an all-inclusive, full basic sciences thematic unit. The early exposure of students to clinical experiences emphasizes the importance of the basic sciences to its clinical application and serves to stimulate students’ interests in medicine. Graduates of European University Cyprus School of Medicine can exercise their profession in any country of the European Union and other international healthcare systems.

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Students are taught and trained in Cyprus. Teaching is conducted in English, with a minimum workload of 360 ECTS of the education and training required to complete the Doctor of Medicine Degree over six years. No ‘premedical’ coursework is required as the program of study provides an all-inclusive, full basic sciences thematic unit. The early exposure of students to clinical experiences emphasizes the importance of the basic sciences to its clinical application and serves to stimulate students’ interests in medicine. Graduates of European University Cyprus School of Medicine can exercise their profession in any country of the European Union and other international healthcare systems.... [-]