Lincoln American University

LINCOLN AMERICAN UNIVERSITY

Lincoln American UniversityLincoln American University is one of the top University for MBBS in America. It is located in Guyana. It is the only English speaking country in South America. It was founded in the year 2016. Courses offered by Lincoln American University is in English language. It offers Bachelors, Masters and Doctorate degrees in the field of medical science. It is considered as one of the best medical university for studying MBBS in America.

Lincoln American University is accredited by World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).  It is also recognized by the Foundation of Advancement for International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER) and the World Directory of Medical Schools. Lincoln American University is also approved by the World Federation for Medical Education (WFME), Global Alliance for Medical Education (GAME) and Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).

The programs of Lincoln American University are available in English language. The schedule of the courses are designed as per the medical institutions of Caribbean Islands and USA. The university has best technology and infrastructure to give high quality education to their students. The university offers programs at reasonable tuition fees. It is ranked as one of best medical college for studying MBBS in America and is highly recommendable for the students who want to pursue general studies in Lincoln American University. 

FEES FOR LINCOLN AMERICAN UNIVERSITY

MBBS/M.D. PROGRAM FROM LAU

Lincoln American University offers MBBS in America to local as well as international students. The curriculum of the M.D. program is according to the international standards. The program is of 5 years. The program is in three phases: Premedical, Preclinical & Clinical Rotations. The university also offers two tracks for M.D. program that is Normal Track and USA track. In Normal Track, all three phases of the program is pursued in Guyana only. On the other hand, in USA track, first two phases are in Guyana and in the third phase can be pursued their MBBS in America.

The M.D. program of the university is outlined with the consultation of the doctors, healthcare professionals, students and leaders in the research sector. Moreover, the curriculum of Lincoln American University is designed to meet the requirements of current and prospective students, patients and also the healthcare sector of the world.

The main advantage of studying MBBS in America is that students have the opportunity to pursue clinical rotations in USA. Apart from this, the faculty member of the Lincoln American University are highly qualified and have plenty of knowledge in their own field. The university also arrange various seminars, conferences and projects for students. In addition to this, graduates of the Lincoln American University will have good career opportunity in and outside the nation after clearing the United States Medical Licensing Examination.

PHASE 1 – BASIC SCIENCE PROGRAM

The Basic Science program of the Lincoln American University is consists of one year. The curriculum of this program is as per the US standards. This program act as a foundation for M.D. program for the students and is very important part for the students to have basic knowledge about general medicine. After the successful completion of premedical program, student is moved to the preclinical program.

PHASE 2 – PRE CLINICAL PROGRAM

Pre Med program is for the pupils who have strong base in medical and have academic background.  It is of two years that is 2nd and 3rd year of M.D. program. In this phase, more emphasizes is given on problem based learning and clinical correlations. This phase provides in depth knowledge about basic medical sciences. Student can go for clinical training after successful completion of this phase.

PHASE 3 –CLINICAL SCIENCE PROGRAM

Clinical Science Program is of 2 years that is 4th and 5th year. This program provide opportunity to the students to have in hand experience in the clinical services. In this phase, students interacts with the patients and hospital administrators in the hospitals which are affiliated by Lincoln American University. After the clinical rotations, students come out as professional clinical researchers and doctors and they have been awarded with the degree of Doctor of Medicine.

ABOUT LAUMED

Per Year Fee Structure for LAUMED

YEAR OF STUDY TUITION FEE
First Year $11000
Second Year $6000
Third Year $6000
Fourth Year $6000
Fifth Year $6000

Total Fee

$35000

REQUIREMENTS FOR UNDERGRADUATE MEDICINE PROGRAMS:

  • The candidate must complete the age of 17 years on or before 31st December of the year of admission. To put it simply, if you are born on or before 31st December 2002, you can apply for 2019 intake.
  • The candidate must have passed in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology and English individually and secure at least 50% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects of 12th standard. Students belonging to the reserved category (OBC/SC/ST) get a relaxation of 10%. Further, physically challenged students in general/ unreserved category get relaxation of 5%. Minimum aggregate marks required for different category of students are tabulated as under:

Student Category

Required Minimum Aggregate Marks in PCM in 12th Standard

 Unreserved/ General

 50%

Unreserved with benchmark disability

45%

Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, Other Backward Classes (with or without benchmark disability)

 40%

Note: For Indian Students, NEET is mandatory if they want to Practice in India. Candidates do not have to appear for any additional entrance exam to get admission in LAU MD Program.