The Philippines is a beautiful island nation and is known as the land of beautiful smiles. Recently ranked 3rd happiest country in Asia, the people of this wonderful archipelago are in general considered as optimistic and cheerful. It is one of the world’s largest archipelago nations, made up of 7,107 islands, situated in Southeast Asia in the Western Pacific Ocean. The country is bounded by Malaysia in south-west, Indonesia in south, and Vietnam in west, Taiwan, and mainland China to the north. The country is divided into geographical areas of largest Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. Its capital, city of Manila, is in Luzon. Due to its archipelagic nature, Philippines is a culturally diverse country in terms of language, religion, ethnicity.
As the world’s 3rd largest English-speaking nation, after the United States and United Kingdom, the Philippines provides huge knowledge resources and a multi-cultural learning atmosphere with high literacy rate. Philippines offer globally recognized degree following US System of Education. Universities are approved by World Health Organization (WHO) and Medical Council of India (MCI) and offer modern teaching methods with first-rate facilities with affordable overseas degrees and tuition fees. With its tropical climate backed up with the perfect mix of cultural ethnicity modern lifestyles, the Philippines is the ultimate setting for international students. Additionally, its rich history of Asian, European, and American influences together with the Filipinos’ innate hospitable character give them the charisma and warmth that foreigners are constantly looking for. With the country’s topnotch education system, Philippines medical education is a gateway to USA, UK, Canada and Australia.