Philippines is considered the right place for student from all the corners of the globe to study because of many reasons, one of which is that Philippines offers quality education. More than 5, 000 foreign students study in the Philippines, most are from Asia. This is not by chance , but because few countries in Asia can match the Philippines when it comes to providing quality education and at the same time, enjoy fun living in the Philippines. Foreign students do not only get the chance of earning excellent education, but they also
find ways of enjoying their stay in the Philippines.
Three main reason that give Philippines the chance to be the best destination for foreign student to study and live in the Philippines: the English language , the affordability compared to other countries and the quality education
Here , we put a concise list of reasons to answer (Why Philippines?)
Foreign students study in Philippines using English as the main language. Philippines is known to be the world’s third largest English-speaking country after USA and UK. Almost with the highest English literacy rate in all Asia. In all levels of education in the Philippines, English is the mode on instruction. Also English is widely used in different sectors in Philippines including business, education,communication, trade and Media.
Second advantage to study in the Philippines is the low cost compared to other countries , specially those English speaking countries. Most of the courses are offered for affordable costs. Also accommodation and living expenses are relatively cheap (maybe less than half of other countries), while the facilities are comfortable and suitable for different living standards. Traveling to Philippines and transportation locally are also of low cost. Some Filipino airlines are considered the cheapest all over the world.
US Systems of Education are widely adopted in the Philippines , with many schools are affiliated with schools in USA and Europe. Regarding studying medicines in the Philippines, Quality medical education as recognized by World Health Organization (WHO), IMED of ECFMG- USA and similar other bodies. Philippines implement modern teaching methods, with problem based learning ways.
SAFE HOSPITABLE ENVIRONMENT
Filipinos are known of being gracious and hospitable, with cultural diversity in the society , that is a good reason for comfortable and happy living during study in Philippines for both western and non western nationals. Open and stimulating classroom environment , students feel freedom and comfortable proceed in their education. Also being closely like other Asian countries attract more Asian student to study in the Philippines. Add to this, having biggest and most advanced shopping malls and centers in the world , with expanded business centers and advanced information technology, add to its attractiveness for foreigners seeking education overseas.
Study in the Philippines gives the graduate a chance to expand globally , as he will have better opportunities to for employment and permanent residency in other
developed countries. Also graduates can make significant contributions to their society and to their country after graduation and going home. Education in the Philippines is considered a gateway to other countries like the United States of America, the United Kingdom, Canada, and many others.