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MBBS in Philippines Fees starts from Rs 20 Lac, Hostel & Food cost excluded

MBBS in Philippines | Top MCI Approved Universities | Fees from Rs 20 Lac without Cost of Hostel | Direct Admission in English medium Medical Colleges.

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MBBS in Philippines in Best Three Medical Universities

We do Admission in MCI Approved Top Ranking Medical Universities in the Philippines.
1st Year
   All Fees
       Rs 8,33,000
1st-6th Year
Hostel extra
  @1500 $
6 Years
   Grand Total
Rs 23,43,000
Hostel and food extra
UPHS is one of the Top Medical Colleges in the Philippines for MBBS in English medium in medium cost.
1st Year
   All Fees
       Rs 6,64,000
1st-6th Year
Hostel extra
  @1500 $
6 Years
   Grand Total
Rs 19,79,000
Hostel and food extra
AMA Medical College, Manila, is one of the Best in the Philippines for MBBS in English medium at low Fees.

our lady of fatima University

1st Year
   All Fees
     Rs 11,08,000
1st-6th Year
Hostel extra
 @1500 $
6 Years
   Grand Total
Rs 29,37,000
Hostel and food extra
OLFU is One of the Top Medical Colleges in the Philippines for MBBS in English medium but with high fees and cost of living.

MBBS in Philippines | Understanding the country


About Philippines History

The Philippines or the Republic of the Philippines is situated in Southeast Asia. Philippines was a colony of Spain till the USA captured the Philippines, defeating the Spanish rule. Later on, the USA ruled here for nearly 50 years. During this period, all education system was Americanized. Hence the Philippines follows mostly the American system of education to date.


Importance of Philippines

The Philippines is a founding member of:

  • The United Nations,
  • World Trade Organization,
  • The Association of Southeast Asian Nations,
  • The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum, and
  • The East Asia Summit.

The headquarters of the Asian Development Bank is also ion the Philippines. The Philippines is also a founding member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

The Philippines was elected many times into the UN Security Council. The country has taken an active part in the Human Rights Council and peacekeeping missions.


Geography of the Philippines

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Location of the Philippines:

The Philippines is the 5th largest island country in the world. It is an archipelago of 7,641 islands. The Philippine's total land area is 3,00,000 square kilometers. These islands are located between the Philippines Sea and the South China sea. The main countries near to the Philippines are:

  • Taiwan and China in the North,
  • Vietnam in the West,
  • Indonesia and Brunei in the South,
  • Guam island of the USA in the far East.

The three main islands of the Philippines are:

  • Luzon,
  • Mindanao, and
  • Visayas.

The largest is Luzon, where the capital Manila is located. The 2nd largest island is Mindanao and Visayas is the 3rd. 

Climate of Philippines:

The Philippines has a tropical climate. Most of the year it is hot and humid. However, November and May are comparatively dry, and June to October is the wet season. The hottest month is May, with an average temperature of 34°C. January is the coldest month at an average of 21°C. Cyclones are quite frequent in the Philippines.

Study MBBS in Philippines | Salient features, Advantages and Disadvantages

Salient features of MBBS in Philippines in top medical colleges

Salient features of MBBS in Philippines

MBBS in the Philippines is one of the popular destinations for Indian medical students. The degree's name is MD. This is the same undergraduate degree like MBBS in India.

Several thousand students come from countries like the USA, UK, Germany, Ukraine, Nigeria, Kenya, and India to study MBBS in Philippines. The top universities in the Philippines follow the US education system.

Students, who can finally complete the medical degree course in the Philippines, will get a golden opportunity to build a career in the medical profession.

The Philippines study system ensures the proper mix of theory and practical education. This empowers the students to gain maximum knowledge helping them to become successful doctors.

The MCI approves 39 medical universities in the Philippines. All these universities are also listed in the World Health Organization (WHO), FAIMER, etc.

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MBBS Course Duration in the Philippines

MBBS Course Duration in the Philippines:

  • Students will not get direct admission to the medical course in the Philippines.
  • 1st they will get admission to the BS course, which is the Bachelor of Science (Pre-Medical course mainly in Psychology).
  • After completion of the 2-year's BS course, all students will have to clear an Entrance exam in the Philippines, known as the NMAT (National Medical Admission Test)
  • A student will get a maximum of 3 chances to clear the NMAT exam.
  • After clearing the NMAT exam, the student will get admission to the medical course of 4 years in the same University or at different universities.
  • The total duration of MBBS in Philippines is six years + 1-year Internship if a student can clear NMAT in the 1st chance.
  • In the final year of the 6th year (4th year of MD), students will do clinical rotations in the hospitals. This is similar to an Internship in India. But this Internship is not valid in India. So, after getting an MD degree from the Philippines, students will 1st clear MCI Screening Test or NEXT Test in India. Then they must do a One-year Internship in India.

So in total, if a student passes in all subjects in all the years in the Philippines, then his/her total MBBS duration is seven years.

BS Course details and Subjects of NMAT exam:

  • Integral and Differential Calculus,
  • Geometry,
  • English Grammar,
  • Rizal's Life, Works, and Writings,
  • Physics,
  • Chemistry,
  • General Psychology,
  • Cell and Molecular Biology,
  • Freshwater Biology,
  • Systematic Biology,
  • Radiation Biology,
  • Fundamentals of Genetics Education,
  • Entomology,
  • Analytical Plant Physiology,
  • Plant Morphology-anatomy Research,
  • Animal Physiology,
  • Taxation & Agrarian Reform,
  • Tagalog language.

MBBS In Philippines | Advantages For Omkar Medicom Students

These are the few crucial advantages of studying MBBS in Philippines through Omkar Medicom.
MBBS in the Philippines Fee is affordable and much cheaper than private medical colleges in India.
Apply through Omkar Medicom and get Direct Admission without any Capitation Fees.
Admission Procedure is easy when you take through Omkar Medicom.
100% Visa Guarantee for all Omkar Medicom students.
Total MBBS Fees in our universities in Philippines are quite low than private medical colleges in India and No Hidden Cost in our packages.
All our medical universities in the Philippines are recognized by MCI, WHO, MCI, ECFMG & WFME.
Every Philippines medical universities follow the US pattern of education, which directly helps the students who desire to give USMLE exam.
MBBS in the Philippines is entirely taught in the English language with some classes in the Tagalog language.
The Philippines is the 3rd largest English speaking country.
It becomes easy for our students to communicate with the locals, at least in the cities like Manila and Cebu.
Indian mess is Available in most of Omkar Medicom Universities.
Satisfactory result in MCI Screening Test since in most of Omkar Medicom Universities, MCI Screening Test coaching facility is available.
MBBS degree from the Philippines is globally recognized, except in a few countries like Singapore.
Pass out students from Omkar Medicom Philippines are working in Top Hospitals Across the World, including all cities in India.
Weather in the Philippines is warm and hot, like in India.

Disadvantages of Study MBBS In Philippines for Indian Students

Unfortunately, there are a lot of Disadvantages too in studying MBBS in the Philippines.
Admissions are not direct to the medical course.
Two years pre-medical is compulsory in all universities and colleges in the Philippines.
The most significant disadvantage is a failure in the NMAT exam.  NMAT is taken every six months.
A student will get only three chances to clear NMAT.
If a student fails to clear NMAT, then he/she is bound to discontinue study in the Philippines. 
A massive loss of money and time if a student fails to clear NMAT. 
All Universities or Colleges are private. Hence infrastructure is lacking.
Corruption is high in Philippines and a few faculty or staff members are corrupted too.
Universities do not have their own hostels.
Students have to live in rented apartments outside the campus.
The cost of rent is quite high if a student wishes to stay within walking distance of the campus.
The Philippines follows a system of a free society; hence Living in apartments can attract other vices.

Important Note: Some agencies in India are trying to do the BS course in India, but it is absolutely illegal. The CHED or Commission of Higher Education of the Philippines does not approve these kinds of practices.
Several instances are there that students were bound to do a BS of 2 years again in the Philippines even after wasting two years in doing BS courses in India.

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  • Most of the Universities in China have better World Rank than AIIMS Delhi.
  • Huge scholarships are in all Universities in China.
  • All the Universities in China are owned and managed by the Chinese Government.
  • All admissions in China are direct based on 10+2 marks and NEET marks.
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Advantages of MBBS in Bangladesh:

  • The MBBS course in Bangladesh is only for Five years. After that, a one-year Internship in Bangladesh or India. MBBS course in Philippines usually takes more than 7 years. After that, 1 Year Internship to be done compulsory in India. 
  • Total MBBS Fees package in Bangladesh starts from Rs 23.60 Lac including hostel cost, which is much less than any medical college in Philippines.
  • MBBS course in MCI approved Medical Colleges in Bangladesh is also taught in Full English Medium. No BS Course, no NMAT exam like Philippines. No need to learn any foreign language like Tagalog in Philippines
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