Spartan Health and Science University
Name: Spartan Health & Science University
Tuition Fees: Rs. 60 Lacs.
Duration : 5.4 Years.
Application Deadline : 15th August and 15th December.
Departure : 14th September and 8th January
MCI Status : Approved (List of MCI Approved Universities)
This is only one Medical university accredited in Saint Lucia.
Spartan Health and Science University is one of the oldest available university teaching MBBS to prepare you for USA at Caribbean Islands. Established since last 36 years at St. Lucia Islands, it has the highest accreditation including CAAM-HP (which very few universities have). The success ratio for the much sought after residency in USA from Spartan Health and Science University is more than 85% for USMLE 1 exam.
Spartan Health and Science University supports a high-quality education for USMLE – 1 preparation. It offers a smooth transition for US based hospitals for Clinical Rotation. Lastly, Residency to do MBBS in USA right up to PG level to become MD / MS is done with high match score.
COUNTRY WISE LIST OF TOP MBBS UNIVERSITIES WITHIN YOUR BUDGET!
|Your Budget (Rs)||Suggested Country||Steps Recommended University|
|10-15 Lacs||Kyrgyzstan||Kyrgyzstan State Medical University|
|15-20 Lacs||Russia (B Grade)||Ryazan State Medical University|
|20-30 Lacs||Ukraine||Ivano Frankovsk Medical University|
|China (B Grade)||Nanjing Medical University|
|China (B Grade)||Jilin University|
|30-40 Lacs||Russia (A Grade)||Pirogov Russia NRM University|
|China (A Grade)||Huazhong University of Science & technology|
|40-60 Lacs||Poland||University of Lodz|
|65 Lacs above||USA||Spartan Health Science University|
|65 Lacs above
with high NEET score
|India||Indian Private Medical Colleges|
- Tuition fees for the entire MBBS course
- Hostel accommodation for the entire course
- Food and Living cost through the course
- Miscellaneous Costs including
We represent more than 35 Medical universities from various countries. However, these are TOP 10 Universities from suggested on various parameters. Though studying medicine in America is an expensive proposition, it is still beneficial to the Indian students and costs lesser than Indian private medical colleges! Let us understand the program carefully.
ABOUT SPARTAN SUCCESSFUL JOURNEY FOR 36 YEARS.
All throughout Caribbean islands (West Indies), there are more than 12 different universities List of MCI Approved Universities. The list includes American University of Antigua (AUA) managed by the most famous Indian medical University Manipal University. All these universities prepare you to be a Medical professional to USA. However, you have to be very careful in the selection of the universities. USMLE is extremely strict on the rules on credit hours earned at various stages of the program. Spartan Health and Science University gives full 142 credit hours during the pre medical course ensuring smooth intake during residency as per USMLE compliance.
The current match ratio for resident-ship at Spartan is 82% (You need to score 230+ at USMLE Step 1 exam to ensure your PG seat in USA). The success ratio of passing USMLE exams from Spartan is more than 95% (To pass, you need only 192 Marks at USMLE Step 1 exam). It means, USMLE exams are cracked very successfully to get into the PG in Medical in USA.
WHY SPARTAN IS RECOMMENDED FOR INDIAN STUDENTS.
Many smaller universities would put you in trouble over such important issues. There are few very low-quality universities in Granada (Only 2% success ratio for Residency) and Belize Islands (World’s highest crime recorded here, check Google before finalizing these dangerous locations!) which you must avoid going. Of course, there are far superior universities as well such as Ross Medical University / AUCMED at St Marteen or even AUA at Antigua Islands (Owned and managed by Manipal University of India). However, these top ranked US programs costs more than Rs. 1.50 crore only towards the tuition fees! The student to faculty ratio is maintained at 20:1 at Spartan health and Science university, St Lucia as per USMLE specification to ensure high teaching standards and superb reputation among the US hospitals to get maximum calls for residency!
Currently, more than 100 Indian happy and hard working students from different parts of India are placed by Steps studying at Spartan Health and Science University with an aim to do MBBS in USA. Steps can connect you with them or connect your parents with their parents for transparent understanding and your clarity on road map to your MBBS in USA program.
The University is approved by WHO, USMLE, FAIMER, CAAM-HP and is highly reputed among others.
COST OF STUDY – MBBS in USA Fees Structure
The overall cost to study MBBS in USA is mentioned in the table given below in USD:
|COST SHEET FOR SPARTAN HEALTH SCIENCE UNIVERSITY, ST LUCIA IN USD|
|HIGH INITIAL COST WITH SPLIT CLINICAL ROTATION – 2 IN CARIBBEAN & 3 TRIMESTERS IN USA|
|First 16 Months||Year-2||Year-3||Year-4||Year-5||TOTAL|
|Living Cost incl. Food||4,615||2,231||2,231||3,077||3,077||15,231|
|Scholarship with PCB 60%||6,923||7,462||5,000||0||0||19,385|
|Tuition Fees after scholarship / Year||10,000||11,538||7,692||21,308||21,308||71,846|
|Total Cost after scholarship / Year||20,154||18,462||18,308||29,308||29,308||1,15,538|
|FINAL COST FOR 5 YEARS INCLUDING FEES + ACCOMMODATION + FOOD + LIVING + OTHERS||1,15,538|
The clinical rotation in the 4th year is calculated on the basis of clinical rotation in India and Caribbean Islands. In case the rotation is done in USA, an additional USD 10,000 would be applicable.
Other minor costs also need to be added such as health Insurance and USMLE as well as NBME exam Fees.
MBBS/MD Fees in Spartan Health and science university (in INR)
|COST SHEET FOR SPARTAN HEALTH SCIENCE UNIVERSITY, ST LUCIA|
|HIGH INITIAL COST WITH SPLIT CLINICAL ROTATION – 2 IN CARIBBEAN & 3 TRIMESTERS IN USA|
|First 16 Months||Year-2||Year-3||Year-4||Year-5||TOTAL|
|Living Cost incl. Food||3,00,000||1,45,000||1,45,000||2,00,000||2,00,000||9,90,000|
|Scholarship with PCB 60%||4,50,000||4,85,000||3,25,000||0||0||12,60,000|
|Tuition Fees after scholarship / Year||6,50,000||7,50,000||5,00,000||13,85,000||13,85,000||46,70,000|
|Total Cost after scholarship / Year||13,10,000||12,00,000||11,90,000||19,05,000||19,05,000||75,10,000|
|FINAL COST FOR 5 YEARS INCLUDING FEES + ACCOMMODATION + FOOD + LIVING + OTHERS||75,10,000|
The Scholarship is based on your merit of 12th Marks in PCB and generally, it gets depleted with the initial 15 applications. However, one should try their best to be an early applicant to ensure Scholarship approval.
*Others include cost towards Medical insurance, Resident permit extension, Text Books etc.
To understand the cost break up clearly, you must know the cost per trimester. During pre-medical, the cost is USD 4,250 (4 Trimesters). During basic Science, the fees structure is USD 6,250 (5 trimesters). The cost of Clinical rotation (5 Trimesters) is USD 10,500 in USA and in India / Caribbean Island it varies right up to USD 7,000. You can do 3 trimesters in the Caribbean while pursue minimum 2 trimesters in USA.
The total tuition fees to study MD / MS in USA at Spartan Health and Science University would be USD 90,250 for 5.5 years of MD program (Bachelor level). However, there is Scholarship up to 40% (USD 19,300) being allotted to various students based on Merit and Need. Most of the students who apply early (Before the Scholarship dries out) in this university can pursue MBBS in USA with the offered scholarship (Maximum amount of Rs. 12,60,000). The total MBBS in USA fees structure reduces to almost Rs. 60,45,000 for 5.5 Years bachelor level program. This is almost equivalent to the fees of the Private medical colleges in India. The private colleges in India have raised their fee structure to almost Rs. 13 Lacs per year on average. Accordingly, the cost to study in Indian private medical colleges has become more expensive than to study MBBS in USA. The difference is the roadmap in USA is right up to PG and not limited to bachelor level!
HOW TO GET THE SCHOLARSHIP 2017.
The university is offering a limited scholarship for Indian students after 12th to pursue MBBS in USA. The students tend to save around Rs. 12.50 Lacs if they apply within the time frame and are eligible for the same. The eligibility for scholarships for MBBS students is based on Merit and need. The application can be done to the university through our website. However, before you apply for the scholarship to study MBBS in USA, you need to ensure that the balance money is available with you or you are eligible for an education loan. There are 2 ways to get the scholarship for getting the scholarship.
- Apply before 31st March for Scholarship for September batch.
The students can apply for the admission cum scholarship to study medicine in USA. The university would issue a Conditional Scholarship Letter along with allocating a medical seat for the student for Sept batch. The condition would be 12th % in PCB and the students would be allocated the Scholarship to study MBBS in USA.
|12 Level PCB %||Fees (at Spartan)*||% of Scholarship||Scholarship (USD)||Scholarship (INR @ 68)||Number of Students||Total Scholarships|
|60%||USD 48,250||20%||USD 9,650||656,200||2||13,12,400|
|65%||USD 48,250||30%||USD 14,475||984,300||5||49,21,500|
|70%+||USD 48,250||40%||USD 28,950||19,68,600||8||157,48,8800|
|TOTAL (BEFORE 31ST MARCH)||15||219,82,700|
DIRECT SCHOLARSHIP TO STUDY MBBS IN USA – APPLY BEFORE 31ST MARCH.
- There are only 15 Scholarships amounting to Rs. 2.20 Crores available through direct applications.
- The scholarship would be allocated for the first 3.4 years of period to be studies at Spartan Health Science University. The clinical rotations done in US based ACGME approved hospitals would not be a part of this scholarship.
- Those who get lesser than 60%, the admission would hold good but the required fees would have to be paid for the entire 3.4 years to get the scholarship. This way, the students applying for MBBS in USA scholarship would show case the confidence to improve during their course at Spartan.
- In case the scholarship is not applied by the students before due date, the amount allocated to Steps by the university would collapse. This amount would not be renewed.
- The provisional scholarship letter for the fresh students whose 12th level examination results are not still announced would have the above terms. However, in case of repeater students, a final scholarship letter (without any conditions) would be issued by the university.
The students who did not apply before 31st March for the admission cum scholarship would have to appear for an Online Scholarship examination (USMS) conducted by Steps in India and one can register for it.
Appear for US Medical Scholarship Exam (USMS) conducted by Steps.
The table for Scholarship to study MBBS in America remain exactly as above. The only difference being that the student would have to appear for USMS exam and be on top of 15 Students in the merit. Few students scoring lesser in 12th Level such as 60% and scoring well in the scholarship test Could be considered for higher scholarship by Steps and Spartan.
THE COST TO STUDY MD / MS IN USA VIA SPARTAN:
The capitation fees for PG in Private Medical Colleges in India has touched almost Rs. 2 Cr and above. As against this, once you get Residency in USA, you tend to earn anything between US$ 3,500 to US$ 5,500 (depending on the hospital). This way, you can earn back the whole amount that you spent at the Bachelor level. An Approximate living cost in USA is US$ 800 per month during student life and the students save around US$ 3,000 or US$ 36,000 per year. This amount is equivalent to Rs. 23 Lacs.
Kindly add the cost of Steps service charges towards Counselling, Guidance, Admission, travel services (Air Ticket + Visa + Hostel Drop) as per the Registration Form.
PAYMENT SCHEDULE TO STUDY MBBS IN USA.
- The tuition fees will now be required to be paid on annual basis for the first 3 years program.
- In case the student opts for the University provided hostel and food facilities, the payment shall be on annual basis. Alternatively, many students opt for the independent apartments (on shared basis) and self-cooking option. This option reduces the cost greatly. In the case of this alternative, the payments are generally for every trimester basis.
- During Clinical Rotation, you would be allowed to pay the fees in 5 installments.
- The expenses for returning to India during vacation period would be at your cost separately. Generally, the route taken on your vacation return path is with Transit Visa through Paris / London so as to get more stamps on your passport helping you get B1 Visa during Clinical Rotation.
Roadmap to MBBS USA at Spartan Health & Sc. University:
Clinical Rotation in USA at Teaching Hospitals:
1. Weiss Memorial Hospital, Chicago
2. American Norwegian Hospital, with st. Bernard and St. Elgin, Chicago
3. Sunrise Hospital, Las Vegas
4. Horbor hospital, Baltimore
5. GSH, Baltimore
6. Larkin Hospital, Miami
The current affiliation of Spartan Health and Science University within USA is at various teaching hospitals as given above for conducting 2 years of Clinical Rotation. These are considered to be few of the finest 2 years clerkship / Clinical Rotation possible for completing Bachelor level of MBBS in USA after 12th in India. Further, the teaching hospital in Phoenix, Arizona is being finalized for Clinical Rotation with Visa issuance guarantee under B1 category to ensure the completion of the program exactly as per the initial plan.
Medical Program in USA after completion of MBBS in India
Till March, 2016 the Indian students completing MBBS in India used to give USMLE-1 exam which is an On-Line exam. However, the success ratio was low due to USMLE designed program is completely different than Indian MBBS. The alternative route was provided by us to the Indian doctors.
However, from April, 2016, the Government of India came out with its latest regulation to not to issue NORI (No Obligation to return to India) required for Indian MBBS students. Accordingly, it is advisable for the students to pursue the program right from Bachelor level in USA to ensure that you make your medical career in USA!
TELE – COUNSELLING:
Steps has an extremely knowledgeable and experienced team of MBBS counsellors who have an expertise in a specific topic like MBBS in Russia, China, USA, Ukraine, Germany, etc right up to PG. You can be in touch with one of the counsellors constantly via phone calls, SMS, Whats app, Emails, etc and they shall be there to solve your doubts and help you carve the right path towards your MBBS journey!
You can call on,
- +91 907 077 7666 for MBBS Abroad like Russia, China, Ukraine, Georgia, Poland, Kyrgyzstan, etc ( if you have a budget in the range of Rs. 15lacs and above)
- +91 9999448829 for MBBS in USA right up to PG ( If you have a budget of Rs. 60-70 lac)
- +91 907 077 7666 for PG in Germany
ADMISSION DEADLINE 2017 FOR SPARTAN UNIVERSITY:
In order to guarantee your place for MBBS in USA programs at Spartan Health and Science University, you shall really have to time your application perfectly. The ideal time to apply is always before 30th July (with Scholarship – Earlier applicants have the chance to get the full Rs. 12.60 Lacs of Scholarship through Steps. One must apply in time so that the medical seat with scholarship could be allotted to you. The total amount of scholarships granted in 2016 by Spartan was around Rs. 6 Cr for all the students. Steps has already proposed the university management to enhance the scholarship amount for 2017.
Also, the cost of airfare becomes extremely high if you buy it near to your departure date. The Scholarship application form is available with us and you may request by emailing at or preferably by calling at 9699-360-370.
Steps has its branch offices in 12 cities of India now so there is no need to travel all the way to the Mumbai Head office for a personal counselling! You can still do so if you wish though. To get to a Steps office in your own city for a free personal counselling session on MBBS Abroad right up to PG in USA/ Germany, You call on +91 907 077 7666 and our counsellor shall arrange a Personal counselling session in your city or the closest location to you.
Indian students having lower academic such as 60% in PCB can apply to this university. The Indian students wishing to go for high quality and lower cost MBBS in USA with Scholarship choose Spartan Health and Science University. Even students with 50% in PCB group may apply and secure the admission here through Steps without any Scholarship however, it is advised that lower % students may choose other countries such as MBBS in Russia or MBBS in Ukraine as their preferred countries.
The process of application has been simplified for the Indian students by Steps for Spartan Health and Science University. The MBBS admission process is very simple here and is available ON LINE. The only thing that you must take care is the timing of the application. If you apply within the specified time, there is absolutely no problem to complete the admission process and depart by 1st September to study MBBS in America. The On-line and direct admission system ensures complete transparency for the Indian students applying to study MBBS in USA with Scholarship. The students are able to track the entire admission system progress through our latest technology “SATS”. Steps provides a completely hassle-free admission to MBBS in USA for Indian students!
- Scan all your documents and store it in a folder on your PC
- Click on “Apply Now” button
- Start filling up information on Step 1 (Personal details) & Step – 2 (Academic details)
- Upload all your documents including Steps Registration Form (Giving Steps service fees)
- Payment stage – Pay only University Application Fees – On-Line or NEFT (Check bank account in Steps Registration Forms)
- You will receive a login & password in your e-mail.
- On your left side of the screen, you can see a “Student Login” icon. Click on this and use your login & password to edit, update your documents.
LIST OF DOCUMENTS TO BE SUBMITTED.
At the time of Application:
- 10/11/12th Marksheets.
- identity proof such as Aadhar Card / Passport copy if available.
- Steps registration Form.
- Digital Photograph.
After personal interview:
- 3 Letter of Recommendation.
- Statement Of Purpose / Motivation letter.
- University application & Scholarship form.
- Copy of Passport, if not submitted in the first phase.
Registration form for September batch
INDIANS AT ST. LUCIA:
Steps, a reputed overseas education consultant in Mumbai with expertise in medical programs has been placing Indian students for MBBS in USA. Steps has placed around 100 students at Spartan & at IAU (International American University). As an official representative for Spartan Health Science University, Steps conducts the scholarship allocations to the students. Getting admission to Indian government medical college is not an easy task. So the students can apply through Steps to study MBBS in USA. Steps CEO personally escorts the students to St Lucia Islands and settle each of the Indian students.
Moreover, the Indian students can self-cook the Indian food (very economical) or order ready-made Indian ‘Tiffins’ (around US$ 300 per month). Similarly, you would have an option of staying at the University provided apartment (Around US$ 300) or at students shared apartment near to the University (US$ 250 approx per month).
- The hostel for Girls is available for Indian students at Spartan University.
- Around 100+ Indian students are currently studying at Spartan.
- Indian food (North Indian & South Indian) available at Spartan.
- Pure Veg Food is also available at Spartan.
- New upcoming hostel building for the 2017 batch is in the pipeline.
Spartan Batch September 2016 through Steps Overseas Education Consultants.
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I just missed the Government seat in India through MH-CET 2014 and was devastated. It was just one meeting with the CEO of Steps with my father and my life is absolutely changed. I am now the topper at Spartan, St Lucia! Aiming to transfer in USA in 2018, I am confident for Residency! Call me if you look to do MBBS in USA!
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Steps gave complete guidance and clarity of this grand opportunity to study MBBS in USA right up to PG. I was dropped right up to my apartment and now I am fully set to pursue my dream career in USA! Do get in touch with me to know how good we all Indians are doing here at St. Lucia!
The brochure for Roadmap to MBBS in USA for International students is available. We request you to go through the same carefully.
Steps holds an Online Scholarship Test every year where in the students get the NEXT Online Coaching on a huge discount or even 100% scholarship which otherwise costs more than Rs.1, 25,000. It is a 360 marks MCQ test focused on the 12th Board exams syllabus. If a student scores 180 marks and above, he shall avail of 50% discount on the Online NEXT exam coaching and if a student scores 300 marks and above, he is eligible for 100% scholarship and shall get the coaching free of cost!
The students who register with Steps for MBBS Abroad get a higher priority in the scholarship test. You can call on +91 907 077 7666 to get further information on the scholarship test of 2018!