The University of Perpetual Help System DALTA (UPHSD) founded in 1975 is a highly recognized university in the Philippines. It has 3 major campuses in Las Pinas, Molino, and Calamba. Commission on Higher Education (CHED), Philippines granted deregulated status (equivalent to Autonomous Status) to University of Perpetual Help System DALTA, Manila, Philippines. It is a co-educational institution with over 20,000 students complemented by more than 1000 faculty and support staff.

The course is called the Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) program in Philippines which is equivalent to the MBBS course in India. The course is a 5 year program split into a Pre-Medical course of 10 months followed by the 4 year medical course Most of the subjects are yearly courses which are taken up for two semesters. Review classes for the Medical Board Exams are given to graduates at DALTA (UPHSD). A mentoring program is available for all students and students are intensively coached for interschool debates, quiz shows, and research competitions. Internship is available at the University of Perpetual Help Dalta Medical Center (UPHDMC). UPHDMC has a placement office for medical graduate seeking opportunities to work abroad.

Faculty are graduates of prestigious schools here and abroad (Harvard, University of London, UCLA, UC Davis, UP, UST, De La Salle, PLM, FEU, etc.) with masteral and doctoral degrees in education, epidemiology, and the social sciences. The curriculum promotes exhaustive research, collaborative learning, and individual initiative by providing a strong basic science preparation and extensive clinical experiences.


Tuition Fees In Peso In INR
1st Year AB Psychology 3,25,000 4,06,250
2nd Year AB Psychology 1,75,000 2,18,750
1st Year M.D. 4,00,000 5,00,000
2nd Year M.D. 3,00,000 3,75,000
3rd Year M.D. 1,50,000 1,87,500
4th Year M.D. 1,00,000 1,25,000
Total 14,50,000 18,12,500


  • Food and Accommodation (WIFI, Housekeeping, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Electricity, Water etc.)
  • 12,000 peso per month (Charges need to be paid in Philippines quarterly)

* Costs are indicative.