Davao Medical School Foundation Admissions 2020-21
Davao Medical School Foundation, Philippines
Davao Medical School Foundation is ranked among the top 6 medical colleges in Philippines. Davao Medical School Foundation (DMSF) has a legacy of 44+ years in providing world-class MBBS education at affordable costs. Davao medical college is recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI). Davao Medical School Foundation, with its hi-tech modern campus and committed faculty, provides a truly international quality MBBS education. MBBS graduates from Davao medical college have shown very high pass percentage in MCI screening tests conducted by Medical Council of India. As a result, every year 100s of Indian students choose Davao Medical School Foundation to study MBBS abroad in Philippines!
Davao Medical School Foundation admissions for 2020-21 is already underway. Davao medical college MBBS seats are filling fast! Apply now and make your family proud by becoming a doctor. Study MBBS at one of Philippines’ best medical college – Davao Medical School Foundation! Call/whatsapp our Davao medical college Indian Admissions Office, Chennai, at +91 9444068050 for more details.
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Davao Medical School Foundation was the first medical college in the city of Mindanao, Philippines. DMSF was established in the year of 1976. Davao medical college is dedicated to providing medical education and training of the highest order to its international community of students. Located in the beautiful and peaceful Davao City, Davao Medical School Foundation has become one of the landmark medical colleges in the whole of South Asia. Davao Medical School Foundation employs more than 125 expert faculty members who are all pioneers in their own fields. Over 1500 students from all over the world are fulfilling their dreams of becoming a doctor at Davao campus.
Over the years, Davao Medical School Foundation has become one of the most trusted medical college by Indian students who want to study MBBS in Philippines. Let us see some of the reasons why Indian students choose Davao medical college!
Why is Davao Medical School Foundation the most preferred medical college by Indian students!
Davao Medical School Foundation - Quick Highlights 2020
|DMSF Details||Davao Medical College Highlights|
|DMSF Founded in||1976 - 44+ years of excellence in medical education & medical service.|
|DMSF MCI Pass %||82.6% - Highest pass percentage along with many top-rankers from Davao medical college|
|University Ranking||Country Rank - 6, World Rank - 18214|
|Medium Of Teaching||English|
|Annual Tuition Fees (Approx)||3.57 lakhs per year|
|In-Campus Hostel||Yes - with 24/7 security and CCTV monitoring. With comfortable, spacious, air-conditioned rooms.|
|Indian Food||Available - with veg, non-veg and Jain food options|
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Davao Medical School Foundation - MBBS Fee Structure 2020
Studying MBBS is a dream for many. Very high competition and high tuition fee & exorbitant donations in Indian medical colleges makes it difficult for many students. As a result, many Indian students opt for studying MBBS in Philippines. Davao Medical School Foundation has come out as the most trusted & high-performing medical college in the Philippines, by Indian medical aspirants. In addition, Davao medical college provides a great campus experience and a world-class medical education at such a low tuition fee – just 22.28 lakhs for the entire period of 5.5 years!
Davao Medical School Foundation opens up a world of opportunities for Indian medical aspirants by offering a world-class MBBS degree at the most affordable tuition fee. Just 3.57 lakhs per year!
Philippines government prohibits any university from collecting any kind of donation or capitation fee beyond the tuition fee. Davao Medical School Foundation strictly follows the rule. There is no donation of any kind at Davao medical college!
Over the years, Davao Medical School Foundation has become the most trusted medical college by Indian students in Philippines. Over 1000 students from India have been graduated from Davao medical college. Those proud DMSF MBBS graduates are all presently working in India and all over the world successfully!
|Academic Year||Davao Medical School Foundation Fee Structure||Tuition Fee in Indian Rupee (Approx. INR Value)|
|For 3 Semester and 1 Summer||INR 8,50,000|
|MD - 1st year||USD 5,100||INR 3,57,000|
|MD - 2nd Year||USD 5,100||INR 3,57,000|
|MD - 3rd Year||USD 5,100||INR 3,57,000|
|MD - 4th Year||USD 5,100||INR 3,57,000|
|Total Tuition Fee at Davao Medical School Foundation for 5.5 years||INR 22,78,000|
Davao Medical School Foundation - MBBS Syllabus
Davao Medical School Foundation follows an advanced American-based medical syllabus. Davao medical college syllabus ensures great future careers with high salary packages for its students. As a result, Indian medical graduates who pass out from Davao Medical School Foundation find it easier to get good ranking in the MCI screening test. DMSF MBBS graduates are always able to get good job offers with good salary package from reputed hospitals all over the world.
The MBBS program in the Philippines is called M.D. (Doctor of Medicine). First, you need to complete the Pre-Med program. After that, you need to clear NMAT and then complete the M. D. program which is equivalent to MBBS in India. Here is a detailed look at the Davao medical school syllabus for the entire 5.5 years:
Davao Medical School Syllabus - Pre Med
|First Term||Second Term||Third Term||Fourth Term|
|Calculus & Analytical||Plant physiology||Ecology||Rizal's life, works, and writings|
|Geometry||Fundamentals of genetics||Education for sustainable||Econ. taxation & agrarian reform|
|Biochemistry||Animal physiology||Development||Human genetic|
|Plant morpho-anatomy||Entomology||Research methodology||Radiation biology|
|Comparative vertebrate anatomy||Freshwater biology||Systematic biology||Histology & micro-technique|
|General psychology||General microbiology||Cell and molecular biology||Research in bio. sc. (thesis writing) immunology|
|Parasitology||Philosophy of man||Comparative religion|
|Plant morpho-anatomy||Developmental biology||Politics and governance|
Davao Medical School MD (Doctor of Medicine) Syllabus
|First Year||Second Year||Third Year||Fourth Year|
|Histology||General and Clinical Pathology||Surgery-2||Medicine|
|History of medicine||Pharmacology||Radiology||Obstetrics and Gynecology|
|Preventive and Communicative Medicine -Bioethics||Pediatrics-1||Neuroscience-3|
|Neuroscience 2||Advanced pathology|
|Obstetrics and Gynecology|
Davao Medical School Foundation is among the first medical institutions to introduce this modern teaching method. Anatomage Table is the most technologically advanced anatomy visualization system on the market. It aids in providing the students with a solid foundation in human anatomy!
Davao medical college students are trained on mannequins in simulated real-time environments before they go for the actual internship or clinical rotation. As a result, this significantly boosts the understanding and confidence of the students at Davao Medical School Foundation when they encounter real-life medical situations.
Long before advent of online classes during the covid-19 crisis, Davao Medical School Foundation had already jumped into the digital revolution bandwagon. Davao medical college implemented smart classrooms with various digital tools that makes Davao medical college a truly high-tech medical college campus!
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Davao Medical School Foundation Hostel
Davao Medical School Foundation hostel provides separate accommodation for girls and boys inside the campus. Firstly, this ensures students can be 100% comfortable in their living spaces. DMSF also ensures that students are well-rested and comfortable in their living spaces. Davao medical college hostel believes that students tend to focus on their studies better when they are rested well. Davao Medical College provides:
- Spacious rooms
- Fully air-conditioned
- Spacious study halls
- Nutritious veg and Non-veg Indian food provided for Indian students.
The in-campus Davao Medical School Foundation hostel has fully air-conditioned rooms for Indian students. Indian food prepared by Indian cooks is available for students. Davao medical college hostel rooms are spacious & are equipped with comfortable furniture. The hostel present inside the DMSF campus has rooms that come with attached washrooms and toilets. Conference study halls are there for the students to collaborate and study together. In conclusion, comfort and safety is of utmost importance at Davao medical college hostel.
Davao Medical School Foundation Campus
Davao Medical School Foundation ranks in the top-6 medical colleges in the Philippines, because of our huge investment in campus infrastructure!
Davao medical college campus has all the ultra-modern facilities including Smart classrooms, Simulation Labs, 3D Anatomy dissection center, 24/7 modern library, sports facilities, conference halls, corona safety systems and everything that a medical student needs to access! In conclusion, one can say there is no compromise in Davao Medical School Foundation campus facilities!
Davao Medical School Affiliated Hospital
Davao Medical School Foundation has affiliated with various hospitals in Davao city, with a total bed count of 4,000 plus!
Davao medical college affiliated hospitals provide DMSF students with clinical practice in the various hospitals. Extensive clinical practice at Davao Medical School Foundation Affiliated Hospitals gives them hands-on training to treat patients. This level of practical training at Davao medical college makes medical graduates from DMSF get better career salary packages and higher study opportunities in USA, UK!
Poblacian District, Davao city, Davao del sur, Philippines
Davao Doctors Hospital
Poblacian District, Davao city, Davao del sur, Philippines.
San Pedro hospital
Poblacian District, Davao city, Davao del sur, Philippines.
Southern Philippines Medical Center
J.P. Laurel Ave, Bajada, Davao City, 8000 Davao del Sur, Philippines
Madapo, Davao City, Davao del Sur, Philippines.
Advantages of choosing
Davao Medical College Philippines
Especially for Indian students, there are multiple benefits to choosing Davao Medical School Foundation, Philippines. Apart from low tuition fee, American-based syllabus, MCI recognition, there are other advantages to choosing DMSF. Tropical climate, Similar disease patterns to India and Ease of communication in an English speaking country also make Indian students choose Davao medical college to study MBBS in Philippines
Philippines has a tropical climate similar to India. Therefore, Indian students find themselves at home at Davao medical school foundation campus with ease. Indian students find it easier to adapt to the living conditions in Davao city, Philippines. Comparatively, Indian students suffer in cold countries such as Russia, Ukraine, UK, etc!
Philippines has same climatic conditions as India. Hence the ‘disease patterns’ learned by Indian students in Philippines and their treatment are the same as the home country. This helps Indian MBBS students to easily transition to practicing in India as a doctor once they finish their degree. The transition is much easier compared to the Indian students who study in countries like Russia, China, Ukraine, etc.
The medium of teaching and communication in Philippines is English. Hence, Indian students at Davao medical college campus find it easier to communicate with and understand the lectures by their professors. There is no requirement of learning a new language or to clear TOEFL exams to study MBBS smoothly in Philippines.
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Frequently asked Questions
Here are answers to some of the frequently asked questions (FAQ) about studying MBBS at Davao Medical School Foundation!
If you have any queries or doubts, please feel free to call/whatsapp our Davao medical college Indian Admissions Office, Chennai, at +91 9444068050 any time! Our guidance counselors at Davao Medical School Foundation Indian Admissions Office are always happy to help you. 🙂
1. I have low scores in my NEET exam. Am I eligible for admissions at Davao Medical School Foundation?
Yes. Do not worry about your low NEET scores. Basic eligibility pass marks in NEET is enough to qualify for admissions at Davao Medical School Foundation. You admission will be based on your application and your interview. Everyone gets a chance to follow their dreams at DMSF. Contact our admissions office at +91 9444068050 for more clarifications.
2. What is the difference between MBBS and MD?
Doctor of Medicine [MD] is as per American curriculum which is equal to MBBS in India. The difference is that MBBS follows the British system of education whereas MD follows the American system of Education. The degrees are considered equal in stature. DMSF’s MD degree is recognized by MCI and WHO.
3. Is Indian food available in Davao Medical School Foundation [DMSF]?
Yes, the in-campus Davao Medical School Foundation hostel provides vegetarian & non-vegetarian Indian foods of student’s choice.
4. Can I complete my Internship in India?
Yes. After completion of the Screening Test and procuring the Provisional Registration of the MCI, you can complete your internship in India. But you’d get more rigorous clinical experience at DMSF because we have associated with international standard hospitals with more than 4000 bed capacity in total.
5. Will I get any assistance during VISA processing during admissions to Davao Medical School Foundation?
Yes! Davao Medical College India Admissions Office, Chennai, will guide you and help you through the VISA processing and VISA interviews. Our guidance counselors at DMSF Admissions Office will also guide you through the entire admission process – from application filling to VISA processing and till they reach the Davao medical college campus safely.
6. Will I get any student concession for flight tickets to Philippines?
Do not worry! Davao Medical School Foundation India Admissions Office will help you get a great deal in flight tickets to Philippines at a discounted price, as they book tickets as a group. Also, you won’t be travelling all the way to DMSF campus in Philippines alone. You’ll be accompanied with other Indian students. Your pickup and transportation from the Philippines airport to Davao medical college campus will also be taken care of.
DMSF Admissions Office in Chennai takes complete care of making our students and their parents feel safe and secure!