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Lumbini Medical College Nepal

Today we will discuss ” Lumbini Medical College Nepal “.

Lumbini Medical College Nepal

This Medical College was started in year 2009 in the region Lumbini of Nepal .Now Lumbini Medical College have completed almost fourteen years. Although it’s a private college yet it offered good quality of medical education to the students. During their MBBS course the medical students do pre-clinical and clinical training to become successful doctors in their country . Good quality of academics  is provided here. The faculty members also take lots of pain and gives  their best in theory class  as well as in Labs(practicals).Hundreds of Indian students have already completed their degree from Nepal and doing practice successfully in India.

Location and weather

If we talked about Lumbini Medical College (LMC) location is situated in the district of Palpa, a hilly district about 295 kms west of Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal.Palpa is a  beautiful city of Nepal(in Himalayas) where lots of recreational activities like hiking and paragliding can be done.

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As far as weather  condition is concerned in Palpa (Nepal) ,it is pleasant throughout the year with an average annual temperature of 20 degrees celsius. The average annual rainfall is 4.2 mm.

Vision & Mission of college

Lumbini Medical College (LMC) was started  keeping in mind the vision to develop Palpa as an excellent center for medical education. Starting up a medical college in this hilly area was not an easy task mainly due to it’s location.

The college is having more than 300 bedded hospital which is having latest medical equipment as per the norms of   Ministry of Health and Population of Nepal .

The medical college and hospital caters hundreds of  rural peoples of Palpa and surrounding area. If we talked about populations residing in Palpa, Gulmi, Arghakhanchi, Syangja and parts of Rupandehi, Kapilvastu and Nawalparasi districts, it  is more than 15 Lakhs.

Lumbini Medical College location is very good, and because it is situated in Hilly area so this place is pollution free and covered with greenery and mountains.

This college is approved by MCI(Medical council of India).

In addition to this it is accreditation from Australia,WHO, Canada and USA medical organizations. The MBBS course duration is exactly same as of India (Total  5.5 years which includes one year of internship). General medical Council of United kingdom has also recognized this medical college. South Asian association of Regional Cooperation (SAARC) countries also recognize the MBBS degree offered by Lumbini Medical College college.

Lumbini Medical College fee structure is designed in accordance to government regulations. Actual fees is 48 Lakhs (complete course) for Indian students .In addition to this they have to pay for hostel .Lumbini Medical College fee structure for management seats is little bit higher than normal students. Click here to visit official website.

Approvals and Affiliations

Lumbini Medical College, Palpa is approved by Nepal Medical Council and affiliated to Kathmandu University.

Medical College Admissions -Lumbini

If we talked about academics and environment for Indian students who take admission  Lumbini Medical College, Palpa ,it is very good. This college is very good option for all those students who are sincere and wants to focus on study only. This is the reason in last few years thousands of students came here to do MBBS from India and other nearby countries.



For the upcoming admission 2020,applicant must have completed 10+2 years of education or equivalent with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate and not less than 50% of marks in each subjects of Physics, Chemistry and, Biology (PCB).

Completed Bachelor of Science Degree, recognized by the University, with one of the following subjects viz. Physics, Chemistry, Biology and at least one other prescribed science subject of study up to the ancillary level and having scored not less than an overall aggregate of 50% marks, provided that such candidate shall have passed the earlier qualifying examination (10+2 or an equivalent examination) with the subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
Completed requisite course equivalent to I. Sc. (Biological Group) with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English, as main subjects after Certificate Level in Health Sciences from Dhulikhel Medical Institute,Kathmandu University and having minimum of 50% marks in aggregate and not less than 50% of marks in each subjects of Physics, Chemistry and, Biology (PCB).

Entrance Test

Entrance Test for MBBS will be conducted as per the curriculum for MBBS Entrance Examination published by the Ministry of Education. Copy of the curriculum along with the model questions is printed, published and marketed by Janak Education Materials Centre Ltd., Sanothimi, Bhaktapur.

The selection of the candidates is by:
a) Nepali students –  Entrance Examination and Counseling .
b) Foreign students – Entrance Examination and Counseling or students passing  recognized Entrance Test of concern year of MBBS/BDS program in their respective country internationally recognized test will be eligible for admission in the respective program of Kathmandu University.
c) Nomination from Nepal Government – As per Ministry of Education (MOE) directives, any successful applicant, who seek admission under MOE Scholarship in the colleges/institutions under Kathmandu University must appear for KU entrance test. Those medical aspirants will be selected by MOE as per their selection criteria after successful in KU Entrance Test.

Source: Official website of Lumbini medical college,Nepal

Lumbini Medical College Courses

Lumbini Medical College, Palpa is a medical school located in Palpa. The college maintains the vision of providing good healthcare condition through EXCELLENT standards of medical education.

There are various courses and specialization offered by colleges in the field of medical education. Lumbini Medical College, Palpa offers MBBS,Nursing and Post Graduate courses in medical education.

Lumbini Medical College comparison with other colleges

This Medical college in having good academics with nominal MBBS fee structure. This college is having good faculty members having good experience and are very cooperative to students.

Lumbini Medical College Fees

This Medical College is equipped with modern teaching techniques and equipment’s.

The Lumbini Medical College Fees structure is easily affordable and students from all income groups can fulfill their dreams of becoming doctors:

Total No of MBBS Seats One Time Payment (Fees)

Fee payment System

100 General Fee:45,00,100/- 1st Year 24,00,100/-2nd Year 6,00,100/-


3rd Year 6,00,100/-

4th Year 6,00,100/-

5th Year 6,00,000/-

Total – 48,00,500/-

Hostel : 125000 Per Year Approx.

Feel free to contact us @ 8826-86-11-47/93-50-990-408 for counselling and admission related inquiry in MD/MS/PG Diploma/DNB and MBBS.You can call us for any query and questions related to  NEET UG/PG examination .We are ready to assist you anytime.You can also visit our You Tube channel by clicking here.

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Frequently asked question related to MBBS admission Nepal

Question : Is LMC  recognized by MCI and WHO ?

Ans: Yes, LMC is recognized MCI,WHO and by the Ministry of Education and Science of Nepal.

Question : Is Indian food easily available ?

Ans: Yes, Indian food is easily available at nominal rate.

Question : How safe is  Nepal for Indian students?

Ans: In Nepal  there is no issue related to safety ,even you will never feel that you are one of the safest place for all Foreign nationals including India.

Question : Is there any entrance test at the time of admission or during the MBBS course in LMU ?

Ans: Yes, it may be implemented from coming session but it will not be difficult to crack entrance exam for those who can qualify NEET UG.

Question : What is the best time to visit Nepal?

As we have mentioned that weather and culture of India and Nepal is almost similar, so you can plan accordingly.

Question : Is it necessary to learn any special language to complete the MBBS course like in  some other countries  ?

Ans: No,there is  need to learn any special language to complete the MBBS course  in Nepal as whole syllabus is in English only and most of the people understand hindi in Nepal.

Question : What is the medium of Instruction in LMU ?

Ans: Medium of instruction in Nepal is English.

Question : What types of courses are offered by LMC ?

The Lumbini Medical College courses include UG Specialization and PG Specialization.

Question : What is the FMGE/MCI screening test passing Ratio in LMU ?

Ans: As far as FMGE/MCI passing rate of Nepal is comparatively very good in comparison of other country’s .Click here to see the complete details of FMGE test.
Lots  of Indian students have completed their medical and nursing students education and are now working in reputed national and international hospitals of India.

Question : What is total MBBS course duration at LMC ?

Ans: Total MBBS course duration in Nepal is 5 years and 6 months , including of one year internship, like in India.
Five and half years
Pre-clinical: Two years
Clinical: Two and half years
Internship: One year of compulsory Rotating Residential

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