CEBU Doctors' University
Cebu Doctors’ University consistently ranks among the top and prestigious medical universities in the
Philippines based on the National Licensure Examinations. With Excellent Track record in USMLE, MCI and FMCG
examinations and Thousands of Indian students enrolled for Medicine programs.
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About Cebu Doctors' University College of Medicine
Cebu Doctors’ University College of Medicine ( CDU-CM ) started as a Hospital in In 1972. Its core founders, with a vision for the future, aimed to open a Teaching College tied up with the Hospital.
Cebu Doctors’ University College of Medicine opened its doors in 1975, and till date remains one of the top places to do your medicine degree from in the Philippines. The Hospital remains a pioneer in the area, upgrading equipment so the Students are hands-on with International Technology.
The exposure of treatment incorporates a holistic line. There is an element of Scientifically backed whole body treatment, while staying within the parameters of Clinical Medicine.
21.47L Tuition Fees
Cebu Doctors’ University College of Medicine is committed to a more practical-based hands-on approach to Medical education which increases the chances of success for our students in both higher education & job opportunities with high-salary packages.
Cebu Doctors' University College of Medicine Fee Structure
Cebu Doctors’ University College of Medicine Accreditation
Cebu Doctors’ University College of Medicine is accredited by top medical bodies across the globe.
Cebu Doctors' University College of Medicine Special's
Cebu Doctors’ University is the best university for studying MBBS in abroad, especially for Indian students. It is recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI) and the World Health Organization (WHO).
Cebu Doctors’ University consistently ranks among the top and prestigious medical universities in the Philippines based on the National Licensure Examinations.
It is the only private institution in the Philippines granted a University Status catering mainly to courses related to the health services field. It is the first non-sectarian university in the Visayas to be granted the Autonomous Status, the highest status a university can get from the Commission on Higher Education (CHED).
Apart from these, there are a number of other advantages why Indian students choose Cebu Doctors’ University College of Medicine to study MBBS abroad. Here are some:
Hundreds of students from various parts of India enrolled for the study MBBS abroad programs at Cebu Doctors’ University. Cebu Doctors’ University has become the most trustworthy university in South Asia.
Cebu Doctors' University College of Medicine Infrastructure
Infrastructure at Cebu Doctors' University College of Medicine
Cebu Doctors’ University College of Medicine is a student-centered medical college with World Class Infrastructure.
Cebu Doctors’ University College of Medicine is committed to a more practical-based hands-on approach to Medical education which increases the chances of success for our students in both higher education & medical practice. To make it possible, Cebu Doctors’ University provides
Cebu Doctors' University College of Medicine Hostel and Accommodation
Cebu Doctors’ University College of Medicine Hostel offers accommodation for MBBS students inside the campus. Cebu Doctors’ University College of Medicine hostel rooms are spacious, with options of being fully air-conditioned & equipped with comfortable furniture.
Cebu Doctors’ University College of Medicine Hostel provides separate hostels for girls and boys, so that they can be 100% comfortable in their living spaces.
Among other facilities, Cebu Doctors’ University College of Medicine Hostel also provides:
Cebu doctors’ university college of medicine in-campus hostel has fully air-conditioned rooms for Indian students with the availability of Indian food prepared by Indian cooks. CDU-CM 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.
This means that students will get a safe & comfortable environment to study in and that the students can focus on their studies and nothing else.
Among other facilities, Davao Medical School Foundation’s hostel also provides,
Cebu Doctors' University College of Medicine - Associated Hospitals
Cebu Doctors’ University College of Medicine believes in extensive practical clinical training to their students as the important aspect of medical education. CDU has tie-ups with various hospitals in Davao with a total bed count of 4,000 plus. The students practice in the various hospitals in a tight-schedule during their final year, which gives them hands-on training to treat patients. This level of practical training makes medical graduates from DMSF get better career salary packages and higher study opportunities in USA, UK.
North General Hospital
Cebu city, Cebu, Philippines.
Mactan Doctors Hospital
Lupu-Lapu City, Cebu, Philippines.
South General Hospital
City of naga, Cebu, Philippines.
San Carlos Doctors Hospital
San Carlos City, Philippines.
Cebu Doctors' University College of Medicine Core Values
The value of a medical university or the credibility of their MBBS degree in the world market solely depends on the core values and the vision of the institution. In spite of all the infrastructure and faculty, it’s the way the leadership of the institution drives the students to push boundaries is what creates a solid foundation for the students who are going to be future doctors.
Through hard work and sheer determination, the Board of Directors of Cebu Doctors’ Hospital unselfishly devoted their time to secure from the then Ministry of Education, Culture, and Sports, a permit to operate a medical school later called Cebu Doctors’ College of Medicine.
On April 21, 1977, Cebu Doctors’ College of Medicine (CDCM) incorporation papers were signed and its status as a non-stock, non-profit foundation was approved by the Securities and Exchange Commission on December 21, 1977. CDCM formally opened its doors as a medical institution in June of Academic Year 1977-1978. Out of the numerous applicants, only eighty pioneer freshmen were accepted. Since then, its Board of Trustees has pursued a program of expansion which continues to this date enabling CDCM to grow and earn its mark as one of the best medical schools in the country.
On November 23, 2004, Cebu Doctors’ College of Medicine officially became Cebu Doctors’ University College of Medicine, with the acronym CDU-CM, after Cebu Doctors’ College was granted University Status by the Commission on Higher Education.
A globally recognized medical educational institution producing physicians imbued with professionalism, by 2025.
Cebu Doctors’ University College of Medicine is committed to produce exemplary and compassionate physicians who render preventive, curative, and rehabilitative care. They are also dynamic educators, researchers, social mobilizers, and managers responsive to local, national, and global demands guided by moral and ethical principles.
Cebu Doctors’ University is MCI and WHO approved Medical College. Indian students can trust Cebu Doctors’ University with 100% confidence.
Cebu Doctors' University College of Medicine Syllabus
The duration of the MD course is 5.5 years. The course is divided into two parts:
The MBBS program in the Philippines is called MD whereas the pre-medical program is called BS. First, you need to complete the BS program which is of 1.5 years in Cebu Doctors’ College (CDC). After this, you need to clear NMAT and then you will get admission in the 4 year MD program which is equivalent to MBBS in India.
MBBS, MD or Medical education in the Cebu Doctors’ College (CDC) is recognized as an MD degree which is equivalent to the MBBS degree in India, UK and Singapore, and other Commonwealth countries. Cebu Doctors’ College (CDC) MD degree is recognized as equivalent to the MBBS course in India by the Medical Council of India (MCI) and students will be given a license to practice in India after completion MCI [Medical Council of India] Exam in India.
|First year - I Semester||First Year II Semester|
|Gross Anatomy||Gross Anatomy|
|Biochemistry & Nutrition||Biochemistry & Nutrition|
|Preventive Medicine- I||Preventive Medicine- I|
|Introduction to Clinical Studies||Introduction to Clinical Studies|
|Psychiatry I||Psychiatry I|
|Second Year - I Semester||Second Year - II Semester|
|Medicine I (Physical Diagnosis)||Medicine I (Physical Diagnosis)|
|Pediatrics I||Pediatrics I|
|Surgery I||Surgery I|
|General Pathology||General Pathology|
|Medical Ethics||Medical Ethics|
|Preventive & Social Medicine II||Preventive & Social Medicine II|
|Third Year - I Semester||Third Year - II Semester|
|Medicine II||Medicine II|
|Surgery II||Surgery II|
|Advanced Pathology||Psychiatry II|
|Psychiatry III||Preventive & Social Medicine III|
|Radiology II||CPC/Journal Club ( Lecture)|
|Preventive & Social Medicine III|
|Fourth Year - 52 Week Internship|
|Preventive & Social Medicine/ Community Medicine.|
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