The stream of medicine demands dedication, perseverance, honesty, and determination. Examinations, future prospects and competition cause stress in a medical student’s life. Medical Students Stress Questionnaire can be useful to reduce the burden of these students and help them in a positive manner.

Medical Students Stress Questionnaire Sample:

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Q1. Which medical course are your pursuing and what is the year of study?


Q2. How many hours of medical training are you needed to attend?

a)   Less than 20

b)   Between 20-40

c)   Between 40-60

d)   More than 60

Q3. Are you stressed during examination times?

a)   Yes

b)   No

Q4. Is the quantum of studying to be done for exams appropriate for the time given?

a)   Yes

b)   No

Q5. How difficult is it to pursue the stream of your choice in future?

1 = Very easy, 2 = Easy, 3 = moderately difficult, 4 = Difficult and 5 = Very difficult

a)   1

b)   2

c)   3

d)   4

e)   5

Q6. Are you happy with the quality of faculty and education being provided in your college?

a)   Yes

b)   No

Q7. Have you taken an educational loan to pay your medical fees?

a)   Yes

b)   No

Q8. Is the assessment done in your college fair and transparent?

a)   Yes

b)   No

Q9. If the answer to the above question is ‘No’, then quote the reasons


Q10. Do you think your coursework and portion in examination need to be reduced?

a)   Yes

b)   No