Frequently Asked Questions

  • Is the MBBS BS/MD degree from Philippines valid in India?

    There varied university in Philippines provides MBBS BS/MD degrees which are now recognised by MCI. With Yash Overseas many Indian students have started going to University of Perpetual Help, Our lady of Fatima University, AMA School of medicine, Emilio Aguinaldo College of Medicine and South-Western University (SWU) etc.  Are among one of the top medical universities are well profound and facilitated colleges/school/university in Philippines available.

  • Is the MBBS Degree valid in USA/Canada?

    The MBBS degree of Philippines is  accepted by  major countries offers a great career opportunity of working in the US, Canada, Australia and other developed countries.

  • Can an Indian work in Philippines?

    More than 500 Indian doctors have applied to employment in the Philippines to ease a continual shortage where the Indian doctors could have filled the vacant posts at various government hospitals due to the large amount of Filipino medical professionals who seek work abroad.

  • How much income do you get as a doctor in Philippines?

    In Philippines a doctor’s average income of the ₱569898 per year also depending on the hospital credentials.

  • Is it possible for me to do MBBS in Philippines in 18-20 lakhs overall?

    It depends on the student’s choice of MBBS University in Philippines and the expenses done by the students once they reach Philippines, usually a budget of 20-25lakhs.

  • Which is the best university in Philippines?

    It is recommended that University of Perpetual Help Rizal and Emilio Aguinaldo College - School of Medicine are mostly chosen by candidates.

  • It NEET required in Philippines to get admission in MBBS colleges/university/school?

    NEET qualification is made compulsory to get admission into foreign medical colleges since 2018 MCI notification. NEET score card submission is valid up to 3 years where the student submits in Philippines embassy to get Visa interview slot also a valid Birth Certificate is to be submitted to get the admission in any universities.

  • Is Philippines good for MBBS studies?

    The Philippines is has gained its popularity in tourist attraction and travel destination. But, what many people do not know is the fact that this nation is also famed as MBBS Destination too. MBBS In Philippines is an excellent choice among Indian Medical Students who wish to study overseas.

  • In which medium is the studies conducted in Philippines for MBBS in Philippines?

    Usually for foreign student there is no need to worry since Philippines are the 3rd largest country in the world English speaking and has the medium of education conducted in English.

  • How many Indian students are studying MBBS in Philippines?

    More than 10000 foreign students are in Philippines today studying MBBS in Philippines. In the recent past, the number of Indian students has increased in Philippines Medical Universities because it is credited by MCI Screening Test/FMGE.

  • What is the cost of living in the Philippines as an international student?

    An International student who gets admission in the Philippines will be thankful to read that living costs are very low – you'll only need around US$4,300-6,000 per year. Tuition fees are relatively on the low side.

  • What about the cost of facilities like laundry, library, internet, Wi-Fi, etc. in Philippines?

    All of the above facilities are available with minimal cost.

  • Are the degrees recognized by the WHO?

    The medical university and college are recognized by World Health Organization (WHO) and Medical Counsel of India (MCI).

  • How is the weather in Philippines?

    The weather of the Philippines is tropical where from June to September considerably is rainy season when showers can be frequent and heavy although they do tend to pass relatively quickly. From October to February the climate is cool and dry according to the locals however the temperature only very rarely drops below 25 degree Celsius. Overall the weather is perfect for a holiday in paradise and long hours of sun make this a dream destination. In terms of what to pack it is advised that lighter clothing is taken, shorts and bathing suit are of course essential although in the rainy season be prepared for a sharp shower.


  • How prestigious are the Universities is Philippines in medicines studies?

    University of Perpetual Help Rizal and Emilio Aguinaldo College - School of Medicine has most foreign students from all around the world like India, Nepal, and Pakistan etc.

  • Is there any market available nearby?

    In Philippines market are large and easily accessible since it depends on the University chosen by the student but the transportation like taxis, cab, jeeps are availed to get easy access to the markets.

  • When the intake in MBBS BS/MD does begin?

    In Philippines university/school/colleges the classes for Medicine Program begin usually by the first week of November, while for other program, there are two intakes (depends on the University and Program), mostly in June and November.

  • What is BS/MD?

    In Philippines (according to US Pattern) MD is done after BS (Bachelor of Science). Nations which are having 10+2 example, their understudies can take Admission in BS-MD course. By and large BS is of One Year to One and a Half Year Degree Course, MD is Four Years Course. Like in "Our Lady of Fatima University College of Medicine" understudies enlisted for BS-MD course, BS-Biology in One Year, MD is of four Years. Along these lines for the most part BS-MD takes 5 Years in OLFU, which is comparable to MBBS in India.

  • What is the time difference between India and Philippines?

    In Philippines is 2 hours and 30 minutes ahead of India

  • Is crime high in the Philippines?

    The Philippines has a moderately high rate of violent crime, particularly in the capital city of Manila. Incidents of violent robbery and assault occur frequently, and visitors are often targets.