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Table 5 Mental health requirements of the Nepal Medical Council [33]

From: Mental health education in undergraduate medical curricula across Nepalese universities

Areas Requirement
General requirement For 75–100 students: a psychiatry department with 3 faculty members and an inpatient unit with 30 beds
For 50–75 students: a psychiatry department with 2 faculty and an inpatient unit with 10 beds
Content to be covered Not specified
Duration of theoretical teaching Not specified
Duration of clinical rotation Not specified
Examination pattern Not specified
Internship requirement Not specified
Coverage of mental health NMC licensing Examination 2/180 = 1.1 %