MBBS in Philippines
Philippines Medical degree is globally recognized by World Health Organisation (WHO), United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE), Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG), Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER), Medical Council of India (MCI), Commission for higher education (CHED).
English speaking Country:
Philippines is the 3rd largest English speaking country in the world. It makes not only the communication easy for our Indian students but also their lives in a foreign country. Filipinos are known worldwide as natural born friendly and hospitable people. They welcome Indian students with all heart. There is no discrimination or hatred of any kind in Philippines, compared to the experiences of Indian students in even developed countries like the UK, USA, and Australia.
Cost of Living
Cost of Living at Philippines is very less compared to other countries. It’s said to be one of 5 cheapest countries to live, our students will get to enjoy a higher standard of life. Thanks to their world-class educational institutions, Indian students are getting this golden opportunity to study expensive courses like Medicine in Philippines at such an affordable rate.
No Donation & Low Tuition Fee
Average College tuition fee in Private and Government Medical colleges ranges from 2Lakhs per/year. Which makes even the middle-class students to achieve their dream within their budget. Philippines medical colleges are regulated by the Philippines ministry of education. They have strict rules against collection any money excess of the tution fee. That’s why there is no exorbitant capitation fee or donation of any kind. This is a great opportunity for Indian students to pursue their dream education of studying medicine, as studying in Philippines comes at way cheaper a price than studying at most private institutions in India. Add to that, the world-class infrastructure and American-based syllabus taught at Lyceum Northwestern University at Philippines, you’ve got the best of everything - both money wise and quality wise.
Modern and Well Equipped Facilities:
As the advancements in medical industry happens around the world, philippines does not fail to provide it to their students. Anatomage table & simulation lab has revolutionized the teaching of Anatomy and Surgery in Medical Education.
Growing community of Indian Students:
The Indian student community is growing ever stronger in Philippines. More than 6000 Indian students are studying in various Universities in Philippines. More than 250 Indian students are pursuing Medicine at Lyceum Northwestern University at present. This kind of strong student community not only helps our Indian students to get comfortable in a foreign country, it also helps to find mentors in their seniors and peers who will guide them in academics and even in career opportunities later when they graduate.
Similar to Indian Conditions:
Since Philippines has similar weather conditions as in India, the disease patterns are the same. So training as a doctor in Philippines helps easier transition when the students want to work in India after they graduate. Compare that to students who study medicine at countries like Russia and Australia which are so different from India.