Philippines have one of the best education systems in Asia. It is one of the best places for students to study completely in English, at affordable prices and high quality. Philippines have a 90% literacy rate. It proves that Education is of primary concern in the country.
Philippines is the largest English – Speaking country in the Southeast Asian region. English issued as a medium of instruction in higher education. Also, Filipinos are considered one of the most competent English speakers in the world. It is known for its highest standard of education, high– caliber education institutions. The country is the major exporters of English teachers, nurses, doctors and skilled workers abroad.
It offers Doctor of Medicine or MD degree which is equivalent to MBBS in Indian System of Education
Every year, almost 8000 foreign students take admission in Philippines Medical universities and out of which around 50% are Indian students. The standard of education in Philippines universities is well known around the world. Thousands of doctors from these medical universities are sent to various countries like USA and UK every year. There are around 2299 higher educational institutions and 40 medical colleges. The main benefits of pursuing MD degree from Philippines universities are:
Weather: - Tropical Country
Language:- The Philippines has two official languages: Filipino and English. Only around 37,000 Filipinos speak English as a first language. However, a little over 92% of the population can speak it as a second language. Out of the latest Filipino population, it is estimated that there are 90 million English speakers in Philippines.
Currency: - Philippines Peso