Why Germany?

Why Germany?

There are innumerable reasons that make Germany an attractive and feasible option to consider for pursuing your medical post-graduation. Some of the many reasons are as follows: 
  1. Germany is considered to have a world-class healthcare system and has high demand for health care professionals in all medical, surgical and dental fields.
  2.  No work experience or externships are required during or after MBBS.
  3.  Entrance exams are non-competitive allowing you to easily clear them. You can pick the specialization or even super specialization of your choice after completing the exams.
  4.  The exams take place multiple times per year, giving you ample time to prepare for them comfortably.
  5.  Germany has one of the best public medical systems that is recognized throughout the world.
  6.  Provides opportunities to easily transfer between different medical and surgical fields until you find your preferred option.
  7.  The German medical system puts more emphasis on clinically oriented medicine and less emphasis of rote learning.
  8.  Germany has comparatively easy immigration policies.
  9.  Offers more opportunities for research and exposure to cutting edge medical technology.
  10.  The medical system is designed in such a way that it offers better work-life balance.
  11.  Germany has extensive Employees’ Rights.
  12.  There is the option to settle anywhere is Europe after you manage to obtain a Blue Card.
  13.  You are given the opportunity to settle in one of the most beautiful countries with the option of cheap travel to the rest of Europe.
  14.  Most German universities and PG programs require no Tuition/Capitation/Donation fees.
  15.  Doctors have the highest base salaries of any graduate in Germany and therefore have better pay.
  16.  The working hour is around 40hrs/week. You are given leave on weekends and public holidays.
  17.  You are also offered a leave of 24-32 days per year.
  18.  You have options to get paid even more by volunteering for overtime, weekend, and holiday shifts.
  19.  Opportunities to take part in pioneering research and attend international conferences are plenty.
  20.  You are offered respect and dignity at work, equal treatment, and are considered to be much more than a mere subordinate.
Post-graduation in Germany can offer you life-time job security and give you the opportunity to gain experience in one of the best health systems to exist in the world as of yet.