uv gullas college of medicine

Visit Our Campus in Philippines

Why Philippines?


American (USA) pattern of Education
English Speaking Country: English is an official language of Philippines with the Filipino language.

Philippines a former colony of USA and has strong ties with US. 94% of the population speaks English.

It is the 3rd largest English speaking country after USA and UK.

Talk to patients in English.

Easy to understand and follow to improve the skills

Strong culture of USMLE preparation and going to the USA for jobs.

Many toppers went to the USA from the Philippines.

Have tie ups with US Colleges for Clinical clerkship/rotation. Recommendation letters help in getting jobs in the USA after graduation.
A tropical country with diseases common in India such as Malaria, Typhoid etc.

Great training and clinical experience for students.

Indian food, Asian foods available
Weather: Tropical – like India ranges from 21 to 37-degree centigrade.
Course takes 5½ years in the Philippines for students who have finished class 12
The course takes 4 years in the Philippines for students who have finished Bachelors of any pre-medical or equivalent course of two years after school – i.e. they have 14 years of education of which the last 4 years had Biology, Chemistry, and related subjects.
Very easy to get a tourist visa and visit the Philippines.
Located in Metro cities like Manila, the Capital city and CEBU City, a population of over 20 million, lots of hospitals and lots of patients.
Excellent Track Record. Over 90% success rate of MCI test ( of INDIA) and Very high success rate in USMLE ( of USA)

Other Countries

Non-American Pattern of Education
Chinese / Russian: Is the official language.

Medical Students need to learn the local language and pass an exam.

Less than 4% of the population speaks English

Patients speak the local language – Chinese or Russian – very difficult to understand and follow.
No culture of USMLE preparation or going to the USA for jobs.
No such tie-ups or culture in China / Russia / Ukraine
Temperate country. Cold. Snows for 2-3 months in a year.

No tropical diseases and No such training in these diseases.

Food is expensive and Asian / Indian food not easily available
Temperate: Three months of Snow

Winter temperature is -20 (minus 20 degrees) so students find difficulty in winter.

Course takes 6 years in China / Russia
The course takes 6 years in China / Russia even with pre-medical subjects.
Visa processing is complicated for Russia / Ukraine
Usually located in smaller cities- not the METRO
The lower success rate in MCI and USMLE.
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