About Southwestern University PHINMA Cebu

Southwestern University (SWU) is one of the best Private University in Cebu city in Philippines. It is Actually started as Southwestern Colleges in Metro Cebu.

Founded in 1959

Southwestern University PHINMA was founded in 1959 and has continuously updated its Curriculum paving way for the medical students to learn the latest developments in Medical Education.

Sacred Heart Hospital

Southwestern University (SWU) is hugely popular in the realm of medical studies and operates the Sacred Heart Hospital.

Worldclass Technology

Latest World class Medical Technology has been followed in the Hospitals attached to this Medical College and the students are trained in them.

Latest Technology

Latest World class Medical Technology has been followed in the Hospitals attached to this Medical College and the students are well trained in them.

Anatomage Table

A rare but most useful technical digital system called "Anatomage Table" is used only in Davao Medical college to teach the students and to explain the nature of disease to the patients.

Ranking

As recent as in 2017, in the dentistry and medical technology boards, SWU graduates ranked 6th and 4th, respectively, on the said licensure exams.

Low Maintenance

In Southwestern University the cost of Education, Hostel, Food and other expenses are very low compared to cities in other countries. Donation or Capitation is NEVER collected from students.

South Indian Food

Boys and Girls are provided separate Hostel facilities. Special arrangements are made to provide North and South Indian Food to the Indian students throughout the year.

Student Life

SWU PHINMA fosters a community that emboldens camaraderie through purposeful organizations and fun & worthwhile activities students can join and enjoy. Either program-centered or interest-centered, find your niche that will support you to realize your aspirations.

More About Southwestern University

Southwestern University (SWU) is a private university in the Cebu City of the Philippines founded in 1946 by the pharmacist couple: Matias and Anunciacion Aznar. This University started as a college and then acquired its university status in 1959. This University has three campuses sprinkled all around the Cebu City. On April 23, 2015, the Aznar clan of Cebu has given up the family’s flagship business as it decided to sell its 56.83 per cent share worth P1.9 billion of the 70 years old Southwestern University to publicly-listed conglomerate PHINMA Corporation, an investment firm with interests in including property, energy, education, and business process outsourcing. SWU is hugely popular in the realm of medical studies and operates the Sacred Heart Hospital.

The Southwestern University offers a complete circle of an education program beginning from providing the basic education, senior high, undergraduate, and postgraduate degrees, besides allied medical courses such as medical technology and pharmacy.

Southwestern University - FEATURES

1

WHO Recognized

WHO recognized (World Health Organization), which is the first important thing to be considered when thinking about foreign medical education.

2

ECFMG Recognized

ECFMG recognized (Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates), which will make the candidate eligible to appear for USMLE. Passing the test will make the candidate eligible to practice in US.

3

Recognized Globally

The degree is well recognized all over the world, so that the successful candidate is eligible to work across the globe, including US, UK, Australia,Canada, New Zealand etc

4

FAIMER Recognized

FAIMER recognized (Foundation for Advancement of International Education) which will make the candidate eligible to join Ph.D courses directly after MD.

5

In-House Training

Students of Davao Medical College are given "In House Training in Treating Patients" in five Hospitals exclusively attached to this Medical College.

6

Patient Ratio

3,200 Beds are available in these Hospitals. Hence the ratio of a Trainee Doctor and Patients is highly commended by many in this field.