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.
Latest World class Medical Technology has been followed in the Hospitals attached to this Medical College and the students are trained in them.
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
WHO recognized (World Health Organization), which is the first important thing to be considered when thinking about foreign medical education.
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.
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
FAIMER recognized (Foundation for Advancement of International Education) which will make the candidate eligible to join Ph.D courses directly after MD.
Students of Davao Medical College are given "In House Training in Treating Patients" in five Hospitals exclusively attached to this Medical College.
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.