Is an NMAT below 90 acceptable to College of Medicine?
No, an NMAT score of 90% and above is an absolute requirement for admission to our Medicine Proper program.
If I will take NMAT this coming January, 2022, can I apply this coming Academic Year 2022-2023?
Yes, Please ensure that you have NMAT result on/or before the deadline of submission on March 4, 2022.
Do you accept foreign or international students for your MD program?
Yes, the implementing rules and regulations for admission of foreign students will be posted soon at UPCM website (www.upcm.ph)
Do you have particular Biology or Chemistry subject requirements for admission?
None, our basis of evaluation is all academic subjects on your first 3 and ½ years of your BS or BA Degree. Any 4 year Baccalaureate degree is acceptable for admission.
For dual citizen applicants what birth certificate we need to submit?
You need to submit Certificate of Dual Citizenship from the Department of Foreign Affairs or a copy of your official Philippine Passport.
Latest ITR of both parents are part of your requirements, what if one of my parents has no work , retired or OFW, what will I submit in place of their ITR?
You need to submit Certificate of Non-Filing of Income Tax issued by the BIR, while for OFW parents you need to submit Certificate of Employment with Compensation.
Do medical students have to pay tuition?
No. All medical students do not pay tuition and only pay for miscellaneous fees. Tuition is covered by cash grants for medical schools of state universities.
How can we apply for MD program under DOH scholarships?
You must apply and comply first with our basic requirements for admission. Once accepted to MD program of UPCM, only then can you apply to the DOH scholarship as well as to other scholarships offerings in the college through the Office of Associate Dean for Faculty and Students (ADFS).
Do you accept transfer students?
No, we do not accept students/applicants who have enrolled previously in other medical schools.