International MBBS Program Curriculum

Book List

SL Subject Textbook for South Asian students Reference Book for South Asian students Practical Books/Bedside Clinics for South Asian students Students aspiring for USMLE,PLAB,AMC,HMC & other international exams please add.
1. General Anatomy Handbook Of General Anatomy by B.D.Chaurasia N/A N/A N/A
2. Regional Anatomy B.D.Chaurasia’s Human Anatomy (3 Volumes) 1.Clinical Anatomy by Regions by Richard.S.Snell
2. GRAY’S ANATOMY for STUDENTS by Richard L. Drake, A. Wayne Vogl, Adam W.M. Mitchell
Cunningham’s Manual Of Practical Anatomy by G.J.Romanes(3 Volumes) 1.Clinically Oriented Anatomy byKeith L. Moore, Arthur F. Dalley ,Anne M.R. Agur
2.BRS Or Kaplan Anatomy
3. Surface & Radiological Anatomy Surface & Radiological Anatomy by A.Halim N/A N/A Surface Anatomy: The Anatomical Basis of Clinical Examination by
4. Histology 1.Textbook Of Human Histology by Inderbir Singh
2.Histology & Cell Biology: Examination & Board Review by by Douglas F. Paulsen
1. Junqueira’s Basic Histology by Anthony L. Mescher
2. Wheater’s Functional Histology by Burkitt H.G., Young B. and Heath J.
1.Netter’s Essential Histology by William K. Ovalle, Patrick C. Nahirney
2.Colour Atlas of Histology by by Leslie P. Gartner, James L. Hiatt
1. Wheater’s Functional Histology byBarbara Young, Phillip Woodford, Geraldine O’Dowd
2. BRS Cell Biology and Histology by Leslie P. Gartner, James L. Hiatt, Judy M. Strum
5. Embryology Langman’s Medical Embryology by T.W.Sadler With CD-ROM N/A N/A Larsen’s Human Embryology by Schoenwolf, Bleyl, Brauer, & Francis-West
6. Genetics Emery’s Elements Of Medical Genetics by Peter D Turnpenny,Sian Ellard N/A N/A Follow Text Book & USMLE Road Map: Genetics by Jr.George H. Sack
7. Neuroanatomy Neuroanatomy In Clinical Context by DUANE E. HAINES Clinical neuroanatomy by N/A Follow Both
8. Osteology Textbook of Human Osteology by Inderbir Singh N/A Bone Set
(arrange from China)
Human Histology by by Tim D. White, Michael T. Black, Pieter A. Folkens
9. Physiology 1. Ganong’s Review of Medical Physiology by Kim E. Barrett, Scott Boitano, Susan M. Barman, Heddwen L. Brooks
2.Guyton and Hall Textbook of Medical Physiology by John E Hall
1. Best & Taylor’s Physiological Basis Of Medical Practice For Students by OP Tandon, Y Tripathi
2.Samson Wright’s Applied Physiology by Samson Wright , Cyril A. Keele
3. Berne & Levy Physiology by Bruce M. Koeppen,Bruce A. Stanton
No practical Physiology book should be bought from India by any student. 1.Physiology by Linda S. Costanzo.
2. USMLE Road Map Physiology by James Pasley<br/
3. Kaplan Medical USMLE Step 1 Lecture Notes: Physiology
10. Biochemistry 1.LIPPINCOTT ‘S Illustrated Reviews Biochemistry by Richard Harvey & Dennis Ferrier
2.Harper’s Illustrated Biochemistry by Victor Rodwell , David Bender,Kathleen M. Botham,Peter J. Kennelly,P. Anthony Weil
3.Biochemistry bySatyanarayana & Chakrapani
4.Fundamentals of Biochemistry byA.C.Deb
1. Lehninger Principles of Biochemistry byDavid L. Nelson, Michael M. Cox
2.Biochemistry by Jeremy M. Berg , John L. Tymoczko ,Lubert Stryer
No practical Biochemistry book should be bought from India by any student 1.BRS Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Genetics by Michael Lieberman,Rick Ricer
2.BIOCHEMISTRY by Voet & Voet
3. Textbook of Biochemistry with Clinical Correlations by 3. Textbook of Biochemistry with Clinical Correlations by Thomas M. Devlin
11. Microbiology 1. Textbook Of Microbiology by Ananthanarayan & J. Paniker
2. Medical Microbiology byJawetz,Melnick &Adelberg
1. Medical Microbiology by Greeenwood
2. Medical Microbiology by Patrick R Murray, Ken S Rosenthal,Michael A Pfaller
Not Required 1.Review Of Medical Microbiology And Immunology by Warren Levinson
2.Sherris Medical Microbiology by Kenneth j. Ryan, C. George Ray
3.Pre-Test Microbiology by Matthew Grisham
12. Immunology 1. Textbook of Immunology by Mohanty SK,Leela K Sai,Reddy P Veerendra Kumar
2. Basic Immunology by Abul K. Abbas & Andrew H. Lichtman
3. Immunology for Medical Students: With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access by Roderick Nairn, Matthew Helbert
1. Essential Immunology by Ivan M Roitt
2. Immunology by David K. Male, Jonathan Brostoff, David Roth,Ivan M. Roitt
3. Medical Immunology by Tristram G Parslow ,Daniel P. Stites
Not Required 1. Review Of Medical Microbiology And Immunology by Warren Levinson
2. Lippincott Illustrated Reviews for IMMUNOLOGY by Thao Doan,Roger Melvold ,Susan Viselli , Carl Waltenbaugh
3. Essentials Of Clinical Immunology byChapel & Haeney
13. Parasitology ParasitologyK D Chatterjee
2. Textbook of Medicine Parasitology by Paniker
3. Textbook of Medical Parasitology : Protozoology & Helminthology by Subhash Chandra Parija
Essentials of Medical Parasitology by Sastry Apurba Sankar, K Sandhya Bhat Not Required 1. Human Parasitology by Burton J. Bogitsh, Clint E. Carter, Thomas N. Oeltmann
2. Markell and Voge’s Medical Parasitology by David T. John, William A. Petri, Edward K. Markell, Marietta Voge
14. Pathology Robbins and Cotran Pathologic basis of Disease by Kumar,Abbas,Fausto,Aster N/A Robbins and Cotran Atlas of Pathology by Edward C. Klatt 1.Rapid Review Pathology by Edward F.Goljan
2. USMLE Step 1, Lecture Notes; Pathology by Kaplan
3.Robbins Basic pathology International Edition by Kumar,Abbas,Aster
4. BRS Pathology by Arthur S. Schneider,Philip A. Szanto
5.Pre-Test Pathology by Earl J.Brown
15. Pathophysiology Pathophysiology of Disease An Introduction to Clinical Medicine By Gary D. Hammer, Stephen J. McPhee 1.Understanding Pathophysiology by Sue E. Huether, Kathryn L. McCance
2. Porth’s Pathophysiology: Concepts of Altered Health States by Sheila Grossman
N/A 1.Essentials of Pathophysiology: Concepts of Altered Health States by Carol Porth
2. Pathophysiology – Text And E-book Package: The Biologic Basis For Disease In Adults And Children by Sue E. Huether & Kathryn L. McCance
16. Community Medicine Parks Textbook of Preventive and Social Medicine by K. Park 1. Textbook of Preventive and Social Medicine by Mahajan & Gupta
2. Community Medicine(With Recent Advances) by Suryakantha AH
Field Visits and PHC/CHC visits 1.Kaplan Notes
2.First AID
17. Pharmacology 1. Essentials of Medical Pharmacology by by K.D. Tripathy
2. Katzung Basic and Clinical Pharmacology by Bertram Katzung, Susan Masters , Anthony Trevor
1. The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics by Goodman & Gilman
2. Rang & Dale’s Pharmacology by Humphrey P. Rang,M.M.Dale, James M. Ritter,Rod J. Flower, Graeme Henderson
No practical Pharmacology book should be bought from India by any student. 1. Katzung & Trevor’s Pharmacology Examination and Board Review by Anthony Trevor, Bertram Katzung, Susan Masters, Marieke Knuidering-Hall
2. Lippincott’s Illustrated Reviews Pharmacology by Richard A. Harvey
18. Forensic Medicine and Toxicology 1.Essentials of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by Narayan Reddy , O P Murty 1. Principles of Forensic Medicine by Apurba Nandy
2. J B Mukherjee’s Forensic medicine and toxicology by R.N.Karmakar.
AUTOPSY AT University Level First AID
19. General Surgery Bailey & Love’s A Short Practice Of Surgery by Norman Williams,Christopher Bulstrode, P Ronan O’Connell
A Manual on Clinical Surgery by S.Das
1.Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery by F. Charles Brunicardi
2. Sabiston Textbook of Surgery by Courtney M. Townsend
3. Principles and Practice of Surgery by O. James Garden, Andrew W. Bradbury,John L. R. Forsythe,Rowan W. Parks
Bedside Clinics in Surgery by Makhan Lal Saha 1.Kaplan USMLE Step 2 CK Surgery Notes
2.NMS Surgery by Bruce.E.Jarrell
3.Pre-Test Surgery by Lillian S. Kao,Tammy Lee
20. Orthopaedic including Traumatology and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 1. Essential Orthopaedics by J.Maheshwari
2.Textbook of Orthopaedics by John Ebnezar(Jaypee)
Textbook of Orthopedics and Traumatology by Mayil Vahanan Natarajan Essential Handbook Of Practical Orthopaedic Examination Book by Kaushik Banerjee Mercer’s textbook of Orthopaedics and Trauma by Sureshan Sivananthan,Eugene Sherry
21. Internal Medicine 1.Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine by Dan L. Longo, Anthony S. Fauci, Dennis L. Kasper, Stephen L. Hauser, J. Larry Jameson, Joseph Loscalzo (2 Volumes)
2. Davidson’s Principles and Practice of Medicine by Brian R. Walker, Nicki R Colledge, Stuart H. Ralston, Ian Penman
1. Braunwald’s Heart Disease: A Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine by Douglas L. Mann, Douglas P. Zipes, Peter Libby, and Robert O. Bonow
2. Wintrobe’s Clinical Hematology by John P. Greer, Daniel A. Arber, Bertil Glader,Alan F. List ,Robert T. Means
3. Abeloff’s Clinical Oncology byMartin D. Abeloff, James O. Armitage, John E. Niederhuber, Michael B. Kastan, W. Gillies McKenna
Bedside Clinics In Medicine Part 1 & Part 2 by Arup Kumar Kundu 1.Harrison’s Principles of Internal Med Self -Assesment and Board Review by Weiner 2. Kumar and Clark’s Clinical Medicine by Praveen Kumar & Michael L. Clark
3.Kaplan Medical USMLE Step 2 CK Lecture Notes
22. Diagnosis Macleod’s Clinical Examination by Graham Douglas, Fiona Nicol, Colin Robertson Hutchison’s Clinical Methods: An Integrated Approach to Clinical Practice by Michael Glynn, William M Drake Follow the First 2 Books 1.USMLE Step 2 CS First Aid
2. Most Likely Diagnosis USMLE Step 2 CK by Amninder S Dhesi.
23. Neurology 1.Merritt’s Neurology byLewis P. Rowland,Timothy A. Pedley
2.Clinical Neurology by David Greenberg, Michael J. Aminoff, Roger P. Simon
Bradley’s Neurology in Clinical Practice ( 2-Volume Set ) by Robert B. Daroff, Gerald M Fenichel, Joseph Jankovic, John C Mazziotta Not required Follow the Reference Book
24. Radiotherapy Follow Class Notes Walter and Miller’s Textbook of Radiotherapy: Radiation Physics, Therapy and Oncology by R Paul Symonds , Charles Deehan, Catherine Meredith, John A Mills Not required N/A
25. Infectious Disease 1.Harrison’s Infectious Diseases by Dennis L. Kasper, Anthony S. Fauci
2.Follow Harrison’s Principle of Internal Medicine & Parks Textbook of Preventive and Social Medicine
Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett’s Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases by Gerald L. Mandell, John B. Bennett,Raphael Dolin Atlas of Human Infectious Diseases (Wiley-Blackwell Publisher ) 1.USMLE Road Map in Infectious Disease.
2. Kaplan Medical USMLE Lecture Notes for Infectious Disease
26. Anesthesia 1.Essentials of Anaesthesia for Undergraduates by Chandrasekaran R, Lakshmi R
2.Clinical Anesthesia by Arun Kumar Paul
3.Anaesthesia for Undergraduates and Practitioners by Manjushree Ray & Enakshi Saha
1. Morgan & Mikhail’s Clinical Anesthesiology by John Butterworth ,David C. Mackey, John Wasnick
2.Essentials of Anesthesia and Critical Care by Anshul Jain
Manual of Anesthesia for Undergraduates bySatish G. Deshpande 1.Basics of Anesthesia by Ronald D. Miller, Manuel C. Pardo
2.Smith and Aitkenhead’s Textbook of Anaesthesia by Alan R. Aitkenhead
27. Emergency Medicine (Critical care) 1.The ICU Book by Paul L.Marino
2. Oh’s Intensive Care Manual by Andrew D Bersten , Neil Soni
The Washington Manual Of Critical Care by W. J. Wilkins 1.Practical Application of Mechanical Ventilation byKamat Shaila Shodhan
2.Mechanical Ventilation Made Easy ( With CD ) by S. Ahanatha Pillai
Textbook of Critical Care by Jean-Louis Vincent, Edward Abraham, Patrick Kochanek, Frederick A. Moore and Mitchell P. Fink
28. Radiology 1.Textbook of Radiology & Imaging (South Asian Edition) by David Sutton
or2. Diagnostic Imaging by Andrea G. Rockall,Andrew Hatrick,Peter Armstrong,Martin Wastie
Fundamentals of Diagnostic Radiology byWilliam E. Brant, Clyde Helms Practice with Radiographs Grainger & Allison’s Diagnostic Radiology A Textbook of Medical Imaging (CD-ROM)
29. Psychiatry Kaplan and Sadock’s Concise Textbook of Clinical Psychiatry (South Asian Edition) byBenjamin Sadock,Virginia Alcott Sadock Kaplan and Sadock’s Synopsis of Psychiatry : Behavioral Sciences/Clinical Psychiatry by Benjamin James Sadock, Virginia Alcott Sadock Not Required 1.Blueprints in Psychiatry by Michael J Murphy, Bradley Marino,Ronald Cowan, Lloyd I. Sederer, Ronald L. Cowan
2. NMS Psychiatry by Joshua T.Thornhill
30. Medical Ethics Study from Harrison’s Principle of Internal Medicine. N/A Not Required Kaplan Notes
31. Obstretrics & Gynaecology 1.D C Dutta’s Textbook of Gynecology and Obstetrics by Hiralal Konar (Total 2 volumes )
2. Shaw’s Textbook of Gynaecology by V G Padubidri & S N Daftary
Manual of Obstetrics by Shirish N Daftary & Sudip Chakravarti ( Updated edition of Holland and Brews )
1. Williams Obstetrics by F. Cunningham, Kenneth Leveno , Steven Bloom , Catherine Y. Spong , Jodi Dashe
2. Berek and Novak’s Gynecology by Jonathan S. Berek
1. Bedside Clinics & Viva-Voce in Obstetrics and Gynaecology by Hiralal Konar.
2. Bedside Clinics In Obstetrics: Practical Approach to Theoretical Discussion by Arup Kumar Majhi
3. Bedside Obstetrics & Gynecology by Richa Saxena
1.USMLE Step 2 CK Obstetrics and Gynecology
2.Pre Test Obstetrics and Gynecology
3. Obstetrics and Gynecology : Corelations and clinical scenarios for USMLE Step 3
4.First Aid for the Obstetrics and Gynecology clerkship
5. NMS Obstetrics and Gynecology by Samantha M. Pfeifer
32. Pediatrics And Neonatology 1. Ghai Essential Pediatrics by Vinod K. Paul & arvind Bagga
2. IAP Textbook of Pediatrics by A. Parthasarathy
Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics (Restricted South Asian Student) by Kliegman ,Stanton, St. Geme, Schor(2 Volume Set ) Bedside Clinics In Paediatrics by Sibarjun Ghosh 1.USMLE Step 2 CK Pediatrics
2.Pre Test Pediatrics
3.Pediatrics : Corelations and clinical scenarios for USMLE Step 3
33. Ophthalmology 1.Comprehensive Opthalmology by A.K. Khurana
2. Textbook of Ophthalmology by by H.V. Nema & Nitin Nema
3.Basic Ophthalmology by Renu Jogi.
1. Parson’s Diseases of the Eye by Ramanjit Sihota & Radhika Tandon
2. Clinical Ophthalmology : A Systematic Approach by Jack. J Kanski & Brad Bowling
Bedside Clinics in Surgery, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, ENT by U.N.panda(Study only the Ophthalmology portion ) Kaplan Medical ophthalmology
34. Dermatology & STD Illustrated Synopsis of Dermatology and Sexually Transmitted Diseases by Neena Khanna Dermatology ( 2 Volume Set ) by Jean L. Bologni, Joseph L. Jorizzo, Ronald P. Rapini Not Required Archer’s Online USMLE Reviews in Dermatology
35. ENT 1.Diseases of Ear, Nose and Throat by PL Dhingra & Shruti Dhingra
2. Logan Turner’s Diseases of the Nose, Throat and Ear: Head and Neck Surgery by Musheer Hussain
3. Diseases of Ear, Nose & Throat by Mohan Bansal
4.Fundamentals of Ear,Nose and Throat & Head-Neck Surgery by Shyamal Kumar De
1. Ballenger’s Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery by James B. Snow Jr. & P. Ashley Wackym Bedside Clinics in Surgery, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, ENT by U.N.panda(Study only the ENT portion ) Step 2 CS Clinical Notes


Year Semester Subject Hours Credits
Total Theory Practical
1st Year 1st Sem Spoken Chinese I 72 4
Integrated Chinese I 72 4
Introduction to Traditional Chinese Culture 36 2
China Today 36 2
2nd Sem Spoken Chinese II 72 4
Integrated Chinese II 72 4
Anatomy I 252 14
Biochemistry 180 -10
2nd Year 3rd Sem Spoken Chinese III 72 4
Integrated Chinese III 72 4
Physiology I 180 10
Histology and Embryology 108 6
Anatomy II 144 8
4th Sem Spoken Chinese IV 72 4
Integrated Chinese IV 72 4
Pathology 252 10
Physiology II 180 10
3rd Year 5th Sem Chinese Reading I 36 2
Pathophysiology 90 5
Microbiology 234 13
Pharmacology I 144 8
6th Sem Chinese Reading II 36 2
Pharmacology II 108 6
Medical Psychology 36 2
Medical Ethics 36 2
Medical Genetics 54 3
Community Medicine 216 12
4th Year 7th Sem Medical Chinese I 72 4
Traditional Chinese Medicine 54 3
Medical Radiology 72 3
Diagnosis 126 5.5
Fundamentals of Clinical Skills 54 2
General Surgery 72 3
Anesthesiology 36 2
8th Sem Medical Chinese II 72 4
Internal Medicine I 72 3
Surgery I 72 3
Obstetrics and Gynecology 90 4
Pediatrics 90 4
Infectious Diseases 36 1.5
Acupuncture and Moxibustion 36 2
5th Year 9th Sem Medical Chinese III 36 2
Internal Medicine II 72 3
Surgery II 72 3
Psychiatry 54 2
General Oncology 36 2
Emergency Medicine 36 2
Stomatology 36 2
Traditional Chinese Medicine Patent Drug 36 2
Fundamentals of Nursing 54 2
10th Sem Medical Chinese IV 36 2
Forensic Medicine 72 4
Neurology 36 1.5
Ophthalmology 36 1.5
Otorhinolaryngology 36 1.5
Dermatology 36 1.5
Clinical Pharmacology 36 2
Clinical Imagiology 36 2
Patient Safety 36 2
6th Year 11th & 12th Sem Internship in Medicine 16 Weeks 16
Internship in Surgery 16 Weeks 16
Internship in Obstetrics and Gynecology 8 Weeks 8
Internship in Pediatrics 8 Weeks 8
Other 4 Weeks