Philippines is an Island country located in south-east Asia in the western pacific ocean.It consists of some 7100 islands and islets lying about 800 kms off the coast of Vietnam. Manila is the capital of Philippines.Even though the city named Quezon city is the country most populous city.Philippines is basically a group of Islands,Luzon is the largest Island and Mindanao is the second largest.

Philippines has a tropical maritime climate that is hot and humid similar to India.Philippines climate varies from 23 degree C to 32 degree C throughout year.


MBBS in Philippines is one of the largest destination for Indian students. The Universities are recognised by NMC (MCI) ,WHO, MCC, ECFMG and FAIMER.

Philippines is also one of the safest countries in the world due to its excellent bilateral relationships,they maintain with all the countries around them.

The Climate suits Indian students for studying and practice. With a lot of Practical  knowledge, since clinical starts from 2nd year itself. 

Why Study MBBS In Philippines?

  • Philippines is the 3rd largest English speaking country around the world.
  • Globally recognised medical degree.
  • The mode of instruction is English in all universities in Philippines.
  • Philippines and India have same tropical climatic conditions, which helps Indian students a lot.
  • Philippines and India have same disease spectrum, which helps Indian students to practice as well and work in Philippines.
  • Philippines have American pattern of education system, which help Indian students to qualify for USMLE.
  • Separate coaching available (USMLE and NEXT) for Indian students.
  • Excellent hands on Clinical Practice as students have clinical exposure from 2nd year.
  • No Donation and capitation fees Universities.
  • Cost of living in Philippines is very low.
  • 82% average pass aggregate in USMLE till now for 40 years.
  • 1 year internship before coming back to India ensures that they are already well versed and confident in facing patients. 


Recognition and Accreditation

Brief Features About MBBS in Philippines

Medical Degree AwardedMD Equivalent MBBS in India
IntakeSeptember - October
Duration of the course5.5 Years [1.5 Year -BS Program]
[ 4 Year - MD ]
Eligibility for MBBS 50% marks in 12th(PCB) and NEET qualified
Medium of InstructionEnglish
Tuition Fees Structure4500 USD - 6000 USD Per Year
Cost of Living in Ukraine100 - 150 USD Per Month
Recognitions & AccreditationsNMC (MCI), WHO, FAIMER, WFME, USA, UK, MCC, Thailand.
Recommended Medical Universities in the Philippines with world ranking by EOEUV Gullas College of Medicine, Cebu City
[World Ranking - 7244, Country Ranking - 3]

When it come for pursing Medical from overseas countries,Philippines is one of the best and cheapest countries you get.More than 15000 students are studying in Philippines.

Here at EOE we make sure that you have a very simple and easy way for taking admission.

There are many Medical Universities in Philippines, some are even govt Universities.The ratio of MCI screening test (NEXT)  is also high in these Universities.

Please click on the universities if you want detailed information about them.

Interesting Facts and Features About Kazakhstan

Official LanguageFilipino and English
English Speaking PopulationAn approx of 58.2 % of the population can speak English.
Max Temperature An average of 52 degrees C in May
Min TemperatureAn average of 19.9 degrees C in January
International Boundaries shared bySurrounded by Sea, the Philippine Sea to the east, the Celebes Sea to the south, the Sulu Sea to the southwest, and the South China Sea to the west and north.
CurrencyPhilippine peso
Exchange rate to INR1 Philippine peso = 1.48 INR
Flying Time From Chennai to PhilippinesApprox 7 hours
Time Difference From IndiaThe Philippines is 2 Hours 30 min ahead of India.
ReligionRoman Catholic 79.53%, Protestantism 9.13% , Other Christians 3.39%, Islam 6.01%, Evangelicals 2.68 %, Other religion 2%, unspecified 2%.
PopulationApprox 10.96 Crore Approx
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