TAU is very welcoming place, and from the first day, I felt at home here
The MBChB program trains students to become competent doctors with the necessary skills, knowledge, and attitude to succeed in a dynamic environment.
Study Medicine in Zambia, the Bachelors of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB) is the required program to become a doctor in Zambia.
The program offers a comprehensive approach to healthcare that is balanced between preventive, promotive, curative, and rehabilitative healthcare in primary healthcare or community settings.
Eligibility for MBChB Program:
‘A’ levels with Pass in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics
Life Science and Physical Science with an associate degree/diploma in Health science program.
Duration: 5 years
|Year 1 – Teaching and Learning Plan||18 Credits|
|Basic and Applied Human Anatomy and Development||5|
|Basic and Applied Physiology||5|
|Medical Biochemistry and Genetics||2|
|Immunology & General Microbiology||2|
|Community Based Education & First Aid||2|
|Behavioural Science s & Communication Skills in Medical Practice (20 Weeks)||2|
|Year 2 – Teaching and Learning Plan||19 Credits|
|Pharmacology & Therapeutics||4|
|Community Based Education & Scientific Method||2|
|Clinical Methods and Skills Lab||2|
|Year 3 – Teaching and Learning Plan||18 Credits|
|Internal Medicine I||4|
|Obstetrics & Gynaecology||4|
|Paediatrics & Child Health I||4|
|Communications Skills, Professionalism, & Health Care Ethics||2|
|Year 4 – Teaching and Learning Plan||18 Credits|
|Internal Medicine II||4|
|Forensic Medicine & Medical Jurisprudence||4|
|Psychiatry & Mental Health||4|
|Year 5 – Teaching and Learning Plan||16 Credits|
|Internal Medicine III||4|
|Obstetrics & Gynaecology II||4|
|Paediatrics & Child Health II||4|
Upon completion of 2 years of basic sciences curriculum, students to get involved directly in the study and care of patients in hospitals, with other team members.
|Internal Medicine||30 Weeks|
|General Surgery||30 Weeks|
|Obstetrics & Gynaecology||20 Weeks|
|Community Medicine||10 Weeks|
Students to Texila American University (TAU) are selected on the basis of their academic, personal, and extracurricular abilities. Each student will be assessed based on the educational background, age, and intended course of study. Additionally, students must have the intellectual, physical, and emotional capacities to meet the requirements of a successful medical career.
TAU-Zambia’s intensive medical program requires students who are intellectually and emotionally prepared to take on the stress of studying medicine with a view to becoming global doctors.
Please provide details below and we will mail you the details of MBChB Program for Tuition Fees and Scholarships.
Upon completion of our MBChB program, you will gain:
Pursuing MBChB in Zambia is the best option to pursue a career in the healthcare field. One can opt for job opportunities both in the private and government sector. Due to the dearth of doctors, qualified professionals are always in demand in Zambia and across the African continent. With a bachelor’s degree in medicine, one can opt for the following professions:
There are several academic and research opportunities open to those who study medicine in Zambia. One can opt for higher academic pursuits such as:
Ms. Najma Mohamed Abudullahi
Accredited by Higher Education Authority
Our Healthcare programs are approved by Health Professions Council of Zambia
Approved by General Nursing Council of Zambia
Listed in World Directory of Medical Schools
Member of Distance Education Association of Southern Africa
Member of Zambia Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Member of Association of African Universities
Member of Zambia Institute of Marketing
Member of Zambia Institute of Human Resource Management
MOU with Zambia Medical Association to topup programs
Pathologyv Clinical Skills and Fieldwork
Maina Soko Military Hospital
Levy Mwanawasa Hospital
University Teaching Hospital
Maina Soko Military Hospital
Lecture to Lab ratio per week is 3 hrs:2 hrs (3 Lecture & 2 Laboratory)
In teaching hospital under supervion of a consultant