AMASOM, The AMA School of Medicine, is the medical college run by AMA Group of Colleges. The medical college is situated at AMA College Makati, which is Philippines’ business and financial capital. The medical classrooms and laboratories can be located on the 8th floor of the College Main Building at Makati.
AMA School of Medicine has laboratories for Gross Anatomy, Parasitology, Microbiology, Histology, and Pathology.
Affiliated Medical Center
AMASOM’s affiliate training hospital is the QUIRINO MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER (QMMC) opened in November 1952. QMMC consistently bags the Red Orchid Award in recognition for promoting a 100% Tobacco-Free Environment. It strictly follows the World Health Organization (WHO) Framework of recommendations with a bed capacity of 500.
Three years of medical education covers mostly the integrated learning of the basic in classrooms and clinical sciences in community settings. The final year of the curriculum mainly focus on the application of these concepts learned in the first three years.
Year 1: Organ Systems and Basic Sciences
Year 2: Management and Human Disease Mechanisms
Year 3: Advanced Human Disease Management
Year 4: Application in community – Clinical Program Clerk
The education methodology of AMA incorporates information technology based capabilities derived from its parent AMA college which is known for its technological advancement in teaching methodologies. The AMA Medical Curriculum enhances it’s assessment and clinical practice by imparting technology-led learning. This is one of the foremost strength offered by AMA.
- Technology-Aided Teaching Methodology.
- Ideal lecturer to student ratio.
- Specialized faculties in every chosen medical field.
- Problem-Based Teaching.
- Lectures that are not just traditional.
- Anatomy dissection Hands-on Experience.
- Affordable and Flexible Fees Payment.
- Affiliation with private and government health centers.
The MD degree at AMASOM is one of the Philippines Medical Colleges, which is recognized by the Medical Council of India. MD degree done in the Philippines is equivalent to MBBS degree offered by earlier British colonial Commonwealth countries such as India. Indian students will be given license to practice by MCI after clearing the examinations and formalities outlined by them.
International students studying at AMA Medical College, Philippines
AMA School of Medicine conducts specialized integrated program for international students. Foreign students can enroll for their premedical program in BS Psychology, a one-year program for students with a science background. Upon successful completion of the psychology program, students get into Doctor of Medicine program after passing NMAT test. Most of the international students undertaken by AMA belong to India followed by Nepal and Pakistan.
AMASOM College Address:
8th Floor, AMA One Building ,
5486 South Superhighway,
Bangkal, Makati City,
For more information visit the college official site, http://amaschoolofmedicine.amaes.edu.ph