As the course fees is comparatively higher in Philippines than few other countries hence the university provides the students flexible payment options when the student can pay the fees in yearly instalments, makes the education much more affordable to deserved students.
In Philippines MBBS degree is called BS-MD. In few colleges the BS course is taught for the first year whereas in some colleges it is also taught for one and half years. Therefore it makes the student to study four years of MD.
Students have to appear for an NMAT test as well.
Low tuition fees
Mode of study is English medium
English speaking country
Easy availability of Indian vegetarian food
Higher passing percentage of FMGE in comparison to Russia, Nepal, Ukraine, Georgia
Five year course
US pattern education: More chance for students to clear USMLE and settle in United States of America
|S. No.||Universities||Course Duration||University Location||Tuition Fee for BS Program, 1st Year||Rank|
|1||Bicol Christine College of Medicine||5 years||Lezapi City||16,630||A+|
|2||Uni. Of Perpetual Help System Dalta||5 years||Manila City||16,630||A+|
|3||Ama Medical college of Medicine||5.5 years||Manila City||16,630||A+|
|4||St. Jude College||5.5 years||Manila City||16,630||A|
|5||Our Lady of Fathima University||5 years||Manila City||10,000||A|
|6||Manila Central University||5 years||Manila City||10,000||A|
|7||Davao Medical School Foundation||5.5 years||Davao||8,500||B+|
|8||Emilio Aquinaldo College of Medicine||5 years||Manila City||8,500||B+|
|9||Angeles University College Of Medicine||5.5 years||Angels City||7,500||B|
|10||Cebu Doctor's Ubiversity||5.5 years||Cebu City||7,000||B|
|11||Cagayan State University||5.5 years||Tuguegarao City||4,900||C|
|12||University Of Northern Philippines||5.5 years||Vigan City||4,900||C|
A minimum aggregate of 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology
For students belonging to SC/ST or OBC- A minimum aggregate of 40% marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology
All students who wish to study MBBS in any country in abroad have to qualify NEET from 2018 onwards to obtain NOC for screening/licensing exam
Philippines is among one of few countries which offers 4-year MBBS course to those students who have already finished their graduation from India. While opting for MBBS after graduation, the student would save precious 1-2 years of their life. As the students join MBBS in Philippine after graduation hence there would be subsidized package for students as they have already covered most of the important topics in degrees such as B.Sc, BAMS, B.Pharma.
In comparison to some other country, it is relatively easy for students of Philippines to pursue their dream of higher education in USA. As the Philippines follow the US pattern for MBBS hence the passing percentage for clearing the USMLE is higher than the students for some other country.