Philippines Flag

Philippines Flag

The Philippines is an archipelago that is comprised of about 7100 islands, and it is known for its world-class beaches and tropical climate. Its capital is Manila, which is a part of the bustling metropolitan National Capital Region that houses key cities such as Makati city (Financial district) and Valenzuela city (Industrial district).

The country boasts of a unique identity that is a mixture of different cultures and communities from western as well as its neighboring eastern countries. Philippine culture shares a lot of similarities with Western culture as it was occupied by Spain for around 300 years and the United States for about 50 years.  Filipinos are known for their hospitality and “bayanihan” spirit or camaraderie.  The Philippines has the highest English literacy rate in Asia – 93.8%. The Philippines is the 3rd largest English speaking nation in the world

The Philippines attracts students from more than 65 countries. These are USA, European countries such as France and Germany, Singapore, Malaysia, Taiwan, Thailand, Hong Kong and Korea to name a few and now from India.

Students from many countries have graduated with doctorate, post graduate and bachelor degrees from Philippine universities including OLFU & UNP.

WHY STUDY IN THE PHILIPPINES?

Many parents believe that Philippines is the right place for their children to study because it offers many good reasons for quality education.

MEDIUM FOR LEARNING ENGLISH

  • philippines mapThe world’s third largest English-speaking country
  • Highest English literacy rate in Asia
  • Mode of instruction in all levels of education
  • Widely-used language for business, education, communication and trade

CENTER FOR HIGHER EDUCATION

  • US System of Education
  • Quality medical education as recognized by World Health Organization (WHO), IMED of ECFMG- USA and similar other bodies.
  • Top Universities renowned worldwide
  • Integrated problem-based learning approach
  • Modern teaching methods with first-rate facilities

AFFORDABILITY

  • Affordable overseas degrees and tuition fees
  • Economical accommodation and living expenses
  • Excellent and comfortable boarding facilities
  • Affordable medical and dental expenses
  • Inexpensive travel cost
  • Student-assisted visa application

OPPORTUNITIES FOR GLOBAL GROWTH

  • Better opportunities to secure employment and permanent residency in other developed countries
  • Opportunities to make significant contributions to your society and to your country after graduation
  • Good opportunity to travel around the world
  • Education gateway to other countries like the United States of America, the United Kingdom, Canada, and many others

WEATHER:

In the entire country, weather is warm & tropical throughout the year, which is identical to Indian climate.  This gives an advantage to the students during the clinical practice due to similar body conditions of the patients. The average temperature is 30 degrees.

TRANSPORT: Philippines is well connected to all major cities of the world and has three international airports at Manila, Cebu & Davao. Manila has various means of public transport system in the form of Buses, Metro rail, sharing taxis (Gypnys), Taxis etc.,

CURRENCY: Philippines currency is PESOs’. 1 PESO = INR 1.30\(appox.)