Davao Medical School Foundation

established in 1976

The Davao Medical School Foundation, Inc. (DMSFI) was established in July 1976 in response to the recognition of the lack of doctors serving rural communities and lack of specialist in urban centres of Mindanao. Its College of Medicine was thus the first such college to be set up in Mindanao and is dedicated to providing medical education and training of the highest order, leading to the provision of effective medical care in both rural and urban communities.

Davao Medical School Foundation, Inc., inspired by the community orientation of the Founders, commits to, Provide humane and integral health sciences education and services with emphasis on primary health care in the complementation of instruction, research, patient, community health care and community engagement. Develop and nurture God-centered, competent, compassionate, ethical and socially responsive graduates, faculty, staff and health care providers.



Forge strong partnership and networks with consortium members and other stakeholders in the areas of health and community development. Keep at pace with global developments in health sciences education and health care services.

BS Tuition Fees – 10,667

MD Tuition Fees – 20,400

Hostel and Mess Fees – 2500

Indian Processing Fee – 2500

Indian processing fee Includes – – Pre Admission Letter, Registration, Mea Attestation, Letter of Acceptance,
Visa Stamping, Medical test, Visa extension & Conversion etc.


Davao Medical School Foundation hostels provide a very homely feeling for the students coming from different parts of the world. The University has an affordable hostel system with well-furnished rooms and recreation centre. All the rooms are well ventilated, comfortable, fully furnished with the centralised air system.


The rooms are provided with all basic amenities like- Internet access, TV and telephone. Facilities for students at Davao Medical School Foundation are arranged on a sharing basis, like bathrooms and kitchens. Common recreational areas are provided for students where they can relax and socialize. The university takes special care of the international students and accommodation is ensured for all students. Hostels are under protection with security 24×7. Reading rooms and gym are accommodated in the hostel.