St. Luke’s College of Medicine

Applications for the Doctor of Medicine program AY 2018-2019 is still being accepted until April 2, 2018

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When is the deadline for application?

Application period is until April 2, 2018. Applications received after that date will incur an additional processing fee of Php 500 for local applicants and US$ 50 for foreign and foreign graduate applicants.

How will we know that we have been accepted for enrollment?

The list of qualified applicants shall be posted at the lobby of the SLCM Building. All successful applicants shall be further notified by telephone, mail or e-mail. The list may also be accessed through this website.

Do you have an Entrance Test?

No but the National Medical Admission Test is required for all applicants. An English Proficiency Test is also given for foreign applicants whose medium of instruction in their country was not English.

When is the interview of the successful applicants?

Interviews will be conducted starting February 2018. Applicants qualified for interview will be informed of their schedule through phone, mail or e-mail.

Does the St. Luke's College of Medicine have international affiliation?

It is St. Luke's Medical Center, which is the base hospital of the college, which has international affiliation. They are: New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University.

What is the age limit of applicants for your Medical School?

Applicants must not be older than 35 years old.

Do you accept AB or Bachelor of Arts graduates?

We accept graduates of any Bachelor's degree course whether BA or BS provided all the required subjects with their corresponding units have been taken within their degree or taken as additional courses.

What is the oldest NMAT score do you accept?

The NMAT must have been taken within the last 2 years upon application.

Do you have a boarding house or dormitory for your students?

We do not have a boarding house within the college but there are privately-owned boarding houses/apartments/rooms near the college along E.Rodriguez Ave. and Sta. Ignaciana St. and at the Cathedral Heights Building within the St. Luke's compound.
Download the list of dormitories here

I don't have all the requirements yet. What do I do?

For purposes of the application process, you may submit for the meantime only a Certified True Copy of Transcript of Records from 1st year to the 1st semester of the 4th year level to determine if you satisfy the required subjects/units, a photocopy of the NMAT results, at least one Certificate of Good Standing (or Good Moral Character) and the accomplished Application Form.

Can I submit my application without taking the NMAT yet?

Yes, you can submit them to determine if you satisfy the required subject/units but the acceptance is pending until you submit your NMAT result.

I applied last year but I did not make it. Can I reapply?

Yes, you can reapply.

Do you accept Transferees?

Yes, we do accept transferees up to 2nd year level provided you belong to the Top 20% of the class with no incurred failure and with good moral character. Transferees must also fulfill the same admission requirements set for a regular First Year applicant.

I hold a Dual Foreign and Filipino citizenship and obtained my Bachelor's degree in a University outside of the Philippines. Should I apply as a local or foreign applicant?

Even if you hold a dual citizenship, you are considered as a foreign graduate applicant.

I am a Foreigner who studied in the Philippines for my Bachelor's Degree. Am I considered a local or a foreign applicant?

You are considered a foreign applicant.