17 Best Medical schools in the Philippines

Below is the list of best universities in the Philippines ranked based on their research performance in Medicine. A graph of 139K citations received by 5.49K academic papers made by 17 universities in the Philippines was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Medicine

    University of the Philippines Manila logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1908
  2. For Medicine

    University of Santo Tomas logo
    Acceptance Rate
    86%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1611
  3. For Medicine

    University of the East - Philippines logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1946
  4. For Medicine

    University of the Philippines Diliman logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1908
  5. For Medicine

    De La Salle University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    82%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1911
  6. For Medicine

    University of the Philippines Los Banos logo
    Acceptance Rate
    13%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1909
  7. For Medicine

    University of San Carlos logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1595
  8. For Medicine

    Central Luzon State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1907
  9. For Medicine

    Ateneo de Manila University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1859
  10. For Medicine

    University of Asia and the Pacific logo
    Acceptance Rate
    66%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1967
  11. For Medicine

    Visayas State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1924
  12. For Medicine

    Mapua University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1925
  13. For Medicine

    Liceo de Cagayan University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1955
  14. For Medicine

    Angeles University Foundation logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1962
  15. For Medicine

    West Visayas State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    94%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1902
  16. For Medicine

    Philippine Normal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1901
  17. For Medicine

    Adventist University of the Philippines logo
    Founded
    1917

The best cities to study Medicine in the Philippines based on the number of universities and their ranks are Manila, Quezon City, Los Banos, and Cebu City.