Why Study in Philippines
The predominant ethnic groups on the islands are of Malayan origin, with some Chinese influence. There are also the Mestizos (Filipino-Spanish and Filipino-American) who are evidence of the long Spanish and American occupation of the country. The islands got their name from the Spanish - they named the country Filipinas after King Philip II of Spain. Due to extensive proselytization by the Church during the Spanish era, the Philippines are the only Christian nation in Asia, with over 82% of its population following the Roman Catholic faith.
The Filipinos are a very outgoing and friendly people, whose ethos is ruled by 'bayanihan' - a communal spirit which binds them together, and embraces. Tourist facilities are available within population centers and the main tourist areas. English is widely spoken in the Philippines, and most signs are in English.
The Philippines are a relatively safe and cheap place to visit with long beaches, interesting mountain treks and hikes, and spectacular underwater experience with long beaches, interesting mountain treks and hikes, and spectacular underwater experiences.
Philippines is the 1st democratic country in Asia.
Philippines is the world's largest exporter of Nurses.
Filipinos are the largest Asian immigrant community in USA.
Philippines is the 3rd largest English-speaking nation in the world.
Philippines is the world's 2nd largest exporter of Physicians after India.
Philippines is one of the world's largest exporter of Marine Engg & Ship Captains.