Why study
MBBS in Philippines

In the last 10 to 15 years, the Philippines has emerged as a world leader in providing excellent medical education. Students from all over the world prefer to study MBBS in Philippines especially countries like the US, UK, Singapore, Malaysia, India, Sri Lanka, etc flock to the Philippines to pursue their dreams of becoming a doctor because of the quality medical education provided by the universities in the Philippines at the most affordable cost.

  • Global Recognition:

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:

The Philippines is the 3rd largest English speaking country in the world. It makes not only 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 the Philippines, compared to the experiences of Indian students in even developed countries like the UK, USA, and Australia.


  • Cost of Living

The cost of living in the Philippines is very less compared to other countries. It’s said to be one of the 5 cheapest countries to live in, 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 the Philippines at such an affordable rate.


  • No Donation & Low Tuition Fee

The average College tuition fee in Private and Government Medical colleges ranges from 2Lakhs per/year. Which makes even the middle-class students achieve their dream within their budget. Philippines medical colleges are regulated by the Philippines ministry of education. They have strict rules against the collection of any money above the tuition 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 the 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 in the Philippines, you’ve got the best of everything - both money-wise and quality-wise.


  • Modern and Well Equipped Facilities:

As the advancements in the medical industry happen around the world, the 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.


  • A growing community of Indian Students:

The Indian student community is growing ever stronger in the Philippines. More than 6000 Indian students are studying in various Universities in the 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, but it also helps them 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 the Philippines has similar weather conditions as India, the disease patterns are the same. So training as a doctor in the Philippines helps easier transition when the students want to work in India after they graduate. Compare that to students who study medicine in countries like Russia and Australia which are so different from India.

Thousands of Indian students have already graduated as doctors from universities in the Philippines in the last 10 years. They are successfully working as doctors all over the world for practising in India. A huge number of students have also gone for higher education in countries like the USA, UK and Germany.

Apart from these advantages, MBBS universities in the Philippines are the most suitable for Indian students because of the following additional factors as well:

  • American based syllabus that will help the MBBS students get a truly world-class degree.
  • Excellent hi-tech campus and facilities
  • Comfortable, spacious, air-conditioned in-campus hostels.
  • Separate hostels for boys and girls.
  • Indian food made available for Indian students - both veg and non-veg.
  • High pass percentage in MCI screening test to practice in India.
  • Job opportunities worldwide.
  • Higher education is made easier for Indian students with an MBBS degree from the Philippines.
  • Indian MBBS students from the Philippines find it easier to crack PG entrance exams such as NEET PG and USMLE because of the quality of MBBS education in the Philippines.

It is a dream of any Indian parent to see the children become a successful doctor. Doctors get huge respect from society. A doctor in the family brings pride to the entire family for generations to come.

All these advantages make MBBS seats in Philippines most lucrative and in-demand! The seats are limited. It is always first-come, first-serve. Make a smart choice about your future. Get admissions to study MBBS abroad in Lyceum Northwestern University. Good luck!

Apart from being one of the top-ranking medical colleges in Philippines, Lyceum Northwestern University fees structure is also the most affordable. Lyceum Northwestern University fees structure gives many Indian students the golden opportunity to study MBBS in one of the best medical colleges in the Philippines!

Pre-Medicine (BS) First Year - 1st term 3,50,000/- Rupees
First Year - 2nd term 2,50,000/- Pesos
Doctor of Medicine Second Year 2,00,000/- Pesos
Third Year 2,00,000/- Pesos
Fourth Year 2,00,000/- Pesos
Fifth Year 2,00,000/- Pesos

Hundreds of Indian students choose to study MBBS at Lyceum Northwestern University, Philippines, every year! Here are some of the reasons why Indian students think Lyceum Northwestern University is the best medical college in Philippines to Study MBBS abroad!


South Indian Food

Healthy and tasty South & North Indian food is provided for Indian students at Lyceum Northwestern University campus throughout the year.


Simulation Lab

Simulation Lab & Digital Anatomy Labs to practically learn to operate in simulated real-world conditions. LN-U curriculum is a practical based curriculum that gives hands-on training to our MBBS students.


In Campus Hostel

Comfortable, spacious in-campus hostels separately for boys and girls. Lyceum Northwestern University takes immense care in making the students comfortable so that they can focus more on their studies more freely!



A well-stocked library and an ever-expanding digital library available at all times. The 24/7 library is where most of our students spend most of their study hours and leisure time at the LN-U campus!