Philippines


About

The Philippines takes its name from Philip II, who was king of Spain during the Spanish colonization. It is divided into three island groups: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. It is made up of more than 7,000 islands.it is a unique blend of eastern and western cultures. It is the world's 5th largest island country Located in the southeastern Asia Archipelago which is situated in the western Pacific Ocean. Bounded by the South China Sea on the west, the Philippine Sea on the east and the Celebes Sea on the southwest, the Philippines shares maritime borders with Taiwan to the north, Japan to the northeast, Vietnam to the west, Palau to the east, and Malaysia and Indonesia to the south. The Philippines is one of the world's largest producers of coconuts. The Philippines is known for having an abundance of beautiful beaches and delicious fruit. The queen of all the beaches is probably White Beach in Boracay, constantly rated as one of the Top 10 beaches of the world. Camaguey, Known as the Island Born of Fire and it is a pear-shaped island with 7 volcanoes.

Filipinos are crazy about basketball and local teams playing in every community hall. The Philippines Basketball Association (PBS) is the second oldest in the world after only the NBA.

Filipinos are very social, spending as much time as possible with family and friends.

WHY TO CHOOSE PHILIPPINES

  • No donation is required for admission
  • No entrance exam is required for admission
  • Low college fees
  • Safe environment and well-disposed individuals
  • The Philippines is the third largest English speaking nation. So while studying your medical degree in Philippines the medium of teaching, as well as the language of surrounding people, will be English and hence there will be no barrier of languages, and no need to learn a new language.
  • The MCI screening test is called Foreign Medical Graduate Exam (FMGE). The passing rate of this MCI screening test for the Philippines is 24.6% which is higher than, Nepal, Ukraine, China, Belarus, Kazakhstan, and other countries.
  • The medical degree from the Philippines is recognized worldwide. The medical universities of the Philippines have recognition from the World Health Organization (WHO), Medical Council of India (MCI), Educational Commission of Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG), and World Federation for Medical Education (WFME).
  • While taking admission to the Philippines top medical universities, one of the eligibility criteria states that students need not appear or clear any entrance tests like IELTS/TOEFL.
  • The medical universities of the Philippines promise to provide quality education to the students. It helps a lot to improve students practical skills in handling the patients. The education system of the Philippines follows the US education pattern which itself is a promising thing to believe in.

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