Our Lady of Fatima University

Among the Top Most University in Philippines for Foreign students with dedicated USMLE preparation and High USMLE Success rate.

The OLFU College of Medicine is one of the Philippine’s most distinguished centers for medical education. Constantly responding to the rapid changes in science, technology and the social environment, OLFU fulfills its commitment to produce competence, world-class medical practitioners.

It strives to create the best environment for students to master the principles and theories of medicine and obtain sufficient knowledge and experience to launch into a successful practice.

It’s the first and only Philippine medical school to have an institutional clerkship program with a foreign hospital. In fact, the University has sent over 100 medical students for clerkship training at the Brooklyn Medical Center and Peninsula Hospital in New York and Jackson Park Hospital in Chicago. Thus, creating career opportunities abroad for young men and women.

In its almost more than 40 years of existence, OLFU has graduated more than 70,000 medical and allied medical health practitioners from all disciplines. Proof that makes OLFU a valuable contributor in the development of the medical and paramedical professions in the Philippines and abroad.

The OLFU College of Medicine is housed in five buildings where you’ll find the school’s lecture halls, seminar and conference rooms, research and teaching laboratories, classrooms, amphitheater, library facilities with audio-visual monitors, and administrative offices of the departments.

  • Our Lady of Fatima University was established in the Year 1967 and the School of Medicine has been operational since Year 1979 at Valenzuela, Metro Manila
  • OLoFU has been One of the top medical schools in the Philippines, graduating the National Toppers in the Medical Licensing Examination almost every year
  • OLoFU attracts more international students and has been one of the most successful institutions in producing Doctors for the US Healthcare Workforce
  • OLoFU is accredited by Association of the Philippine Medical Colleges, Philippines, Commission of Higher Education – CHED, Etc. It was also granted Autonomous Status and Deregulated Status by CHED
  • OLoFU is approved and listed with MCI, WHO, WDOMS, ECFMG and FAIMER IMED – USA, MCC – Canada, GMC – UK, etc
  • OLoFU is approved by State Medical Boards of New York, California, Illinois, etc meaning their graduates can practice in all the states in USA
  • OLoFU is affiliated with On-Campus Fatima Medical Center and many other hospitals with a combined capacity of over 1000 beds in and around Manila for Clinical rotations.
  • OLoFU is the First and the Only Medical School in Philippines to have a Clinical affiliation with foreign hospitals for Clinical Clerkship
  • OLoFU has graduated more than 30,000 medical and allied medical health practitioners from all disciplines.
  • OLoFU is rated “A(t)” by CHED’s IQuAME (Institutional Quality Assurance through Monitoring and Evaluation) and was recognized as a ‘Mature Teaching Institution’
  • OLoFU’s location in the Tropical region and Philippines’ policy of not over-restricting medical students in hospitals are major benefits for Indian students since they get excellent Clinical exposure of tropical diseases which are similar to Indian disease pattern
  • Late Dr. Vicente M. Santos, the Founder of OLoFU was an obstetrician-gynaecologist, and delivered over 96,000 babies during his 40 years of service
  • Indian food and Separate Hostel provided for Indian students
  • Excellent Track record in USMLE and MCI FMG Screening examinations, result of dedicated preparation assistance
  • Hundreds of students from various parts of India enrolled for Medicine programs
  • Travel time of just around 6 to 7 hours from India

Our Lady of Fatima University

  • Program Offered:BS-MD,Equivalent to MBBS in India
  • Duration of Course:5 Years (1 Year BS – Pre Medicine & 4 Years MD for Indian Students with HSE qualification)
  • Intake:August - January
  • Weather:Average day temperature, is 25 °C to 35 °C

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