8 advantages that makes Bicol Christian College the most affordable study MBBS abroad option
Bicol Christian College of Medicine (BCCM), commonly known as Ago Medical Educational Center, is located in the beautiful Legazpi City. It is an accredited member of the Foundation of the Advancement of International Medical Education & Research and also internationally registered with the WHO.
Bicol Christian College of Medicine has produced globally competitive doctors, who are now posted all over the world. In fact, around 85% of the government positions in medical centers, district hospitals in the Bicol region are occupied by BCCM graduates.
Here are some of the biggest advantages of studying MBBS at Bicol Christian College of Medicine, especially for Indian students who are planning to study MBBS abroad.
1. Lowest Fee Structure
Bicol Christian College of Medicine provides world-class education in an affordable and very cheap fee structure at just Rs. 14,75,000.
- First Year – INR 3,75,000
- Second Year – INR 1,87,500
- Third Year – INR 1,87,500
- Fourth Year – INR 1,87,500
- Fifth Year – INR 1,87,500
This is very cheap and best compared to the exorbitant fee of private medical college in India. And at Bicol Christian College of Medicine you get a truly world-class medical education! Make the smart choice and apply for Bicol right away, when the seats are available!
2. Dedicated Guidance and Counseling Center
Bicol Christian College Of Medicine implements the guidance and counseling programs that will cater its foreign students’ needs in terms of academics, career, and personal growth. It will also provide effective counseling service through which the student is helped to understand himself/herself in relation to his or her unique and developing world. It also implements the programs that will provide strategies and activities that will support students’ learning through acquisition of knowledge, skills, and attitudes in order for them to understand and respect self and others, able to improve their interpersonal skills and survival skills, and develop them as responsible contributing members of the community. This is why Indian students feel at home in Bicol Christian College Of Medicine.
3. Ago General Hospital
It serves as the school’s medical and dental unit catering the students, teaching and non-teaching personnel. It houses specialized physicians on specific field that focuses on the health of every student. It has a capacity of 100 beds and is duly accredited teaching and training hospital for AMEC-BCCM students.
Bicol Christian College of Medicine is also affiliated with the two government hospitals – Bicol Medical Center (Naga City) and Bicol regional Training & Teaching Hospital (Legazpi City), to provide extensive practical training for MBBS students of Bicol Christian College of Medicine.
Extensive clinical training makes a doctor better at his/her skills. And students with more practical training are preferred for high-paying jobs than students with just bookish knowledge!
4. Dietary Department at Bicol Christian College of Medicine
Dietary Department at Bicol Christian College of Medicine is responsible for food and nutrition services of the institution. They also take responsibility for the food instruction in health, providing healthful school living, and promotes good nutrition which is essential to students’ growth, development and achievement. This is important because Bicol Christian College of Medicine believes when students are well-fed with nutritious and balanced diet their focus and energy for studies becomes better.
Indian food at school canteen: They also make sure school canteen serves healthy and nutritious veg and non-veg Indian food for Indian students who are part of the AMEC-BCCM community.
5. Safety and Security Services
It is an integral part of Bicol Christian College of Medicine to safe keep all the stakeholders of the school community. This service is responsible for protecting AMEC-BCCM students from harm and for maintaining the school exclusivity to its community members. It implements safety and security policies in order to enhance discipline, safety, and security amongst AMEC-BCCM students, teaching and non-teaching personnel. Especially during the corona times, Bicol Christian College Of Medicine’s Safety and Security services are working round the clock to ensure complete safety and sanitisation.
6. Great Location
Bicol Christian College of Medicine is located in the city of daraga, which is the first municipality in the province of albay. Daraga is a peaceful and safe city with well maintained surveillance policies.
Climate conditions: Daraga lies 25m above sea level The climate here is tropical. Daraga is a city with a significant rainfall. Even in the driest month there is a lot of rain.The average annual temperature is 27.0 °C | 80.6 °F in Daraga.The average annual temperature is 27.0 °C | 80.6 °F in Daraga. This climate is much similar to that of Indian climatic conditions and easy for Indian students to get adapted to, unlike the countries such as Russia, Ukraine where Indian students find it hard to adapt because of the extreme coldness.
Connectivity: Bicol international airport is just 9kms(18minutes) from the bicol university. You can use jeepneys, buses, taxis and metros to commute.
Bicol Christian College of Medicine ranks 66th in the whole country. “Scholar of the nation” award was won by a student of the Bicol Christian College of Medicine.
Bicol Christian College of Medicine is accredited & recognized by PAASCU i.e. Philippine Accrediting Association of Schools, Colleges, and Universities, Commissions on Accreditation & Commission on Higher Education, Philippines. Bicol Christian College of Medicine is also approved by MCI i.e. Medical Council of India & WHO. This make the MBBS degree given by Bicol Christian College of Medicine valid and most wanted in both India and other countries of the world.
8. In-campus accommodation & Indian food
Bicol Christian College of Medicine provides well maintained hostel facilities separately for both boys and girls.
Hostel Students are provided with a library,reading lodges, fitness rooms, cafeteria, tea rooms, sports arena,cyber cafe and wifi facilities. Well furnished bedrooms with television and telephone facilities. And the rooms are air-conditioned. The hostel also provides Indian food for Indian students. They also provide veg and non-veg options of all South Indian and North Indian food at Bicol Christian College of Medicine
Overall, Bicol Christian College of Medicine gives a 360 degree well rounded medical education with excellent academic training, clinical practice and ethical training to make its students the best doctors of the future. That is also why 100s of students from India, Singapore, Sri Lanka and Taiwan flock to Bicol Christian College of Medicine every year to join their prestigious study MBBS abroad programs.
Do you think you have found your right medical college? Well, don’t wait! You won’t find a more affordable option to study MBBS abroad than Bicol Christian College of Medicine! The seats are limited. It is always first-come, first-serve. Make the smart choice about your future. Good luck!
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