MBBS and MD are primary medical qualifications. The major difference is that the degrees are recognized by different countries. MBBS is the British system of education whereas MD is the American system of education.
Philippines is known for one of best medical education in the world. Every year thousands of student graduates doing MD (Doctor of Medicine , equivalent to MBBS) from Philippines, this is ascertained from the fact that every one doctor out of ten in USA has graduated from Philippines.
5 years and 8 Months. With One Year Rotational Internship/Clerkship.
The student must be above 17 years of age. Should pass 12th Grade or equivalent with a minimum of 50% in Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects and NEET Qualified.
Yes. The students can take their internship only after clearing the Screening Test in India and procuring the Provisional Registration of the MCI, you can complete your internship in India.
Yes, only after the completion of Screening test and Internship, the student is eligible to register with the MIC and can practice medicine in India.
The nominal exam fees are to be borne by the students.
A student can appear any number of times for the Screening Test. Generally, students who pass the MD degree of an American System of Education are expected to clear the Screening Test in their first attempt .
Yes, only after the successful registration with MCI/State Councils, the student is eligible for the job in Government hospitals.
Yes, educational loans are available from all nationalized banks. The students have to apply directly at the place of their permanent residence.
Yes. Students from UV GULLAS are eligible for appearing for USMLE.
Yes, separate hostel facilities are available for both boys and girls.
For Indian students, we have separate hostel facilities with Indian cuisine.
Yes, the final year students will be involved in clinical rotations which allows the students to practice in hospitals with more than 5000+ beds, Hands-on Clinical Practice is available.
Yes, students who wish to study MBBS in Philippines should have to take NMAT exams before MD. Minimum Score is NOT Mandatory for Foreign Students, Only Appearance is Mandatory.
Yes, In UV GULLAS College of Medicine, Foreign Students are given scholarships based on their NMAT SCORE and Later Based on your Grades of Semesters.
Forensic State Medicine and Toxicology
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Arrangements are made for spoken English training classes for students from the indigenous medium of education at UV Gullas College of Medicine.
There is a US pattern and method of teaching in all the universities in Philippines. There is enhancement of clinical skills and lectures with problem based learning. New teaching techniques deployed ensure that the students are exposed to research projects ensuring them to develop skills.
Philippines is the best place in medical education for girls. It is a female dominated society there where you would find females working in all work places; more than 60% population is of females there. Thus Philippines is the safest bet for girls.
What is the religion followed by major Philippines citizens? Philippines sees a Christian dominated religion. More than 90% are Christian.
It is a beautiful country with the world class beaches and tropical climate .Its capital city is Manila. The country has a breath-taking beauty of nature and has mixture of different cultures and communities. Filipinos’ love fast food, film, and music. Fast food outlets are found on many street corners. American global fast food chain stalwarts have entered the market.
The weather in the Philippines is tropical weather. There are 3 main seasons.
From June to September. Showers can be frequent and heavy.
October to February it is cooler and is supposedly winter time. But the temperature rarely drops below 25°C.
From March to May when temperatures can soar and be similar to a summer in India but of a lesser intensity.
No. A student cannot be employed in any job while studying
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