Knowing the impact and need of computer & technology, Ambassador Arnable R. Aguiluz V (Father of Computer Education in the Philippines); founded the AMA Institute of Computer Studies in 1980 that will offer computer education to all the aspirants of different nations. Eventually, the Institute led the establishment of AMA Computer College.
Later on, the institution started delivering medical education to all the medical aspirants coming from different countries of the world like India, Nepal, USA, UK, Georgia, Bangladesh, etc. Then the AMA College of Medicine came into existence as a popular hub for pursuing MD (Doctor of Medicine) in Philippines. AMA School of Medicine was the name it was marked with again, in 2008.
AMASOM relies on a mission to produce competent medical practitioners, who are skilled & educated on an innovative case-based curriculum; that will help them to become self-dependent and lifelong learners making them the highly-qualified professionals.
AMA School of Medicine is considered to be the largest network of Asia and a member of the AMA Group of Companies (Company that manages & operated many schools in the Philippines).
It provides many facilities for students’ enhancement of clinical & practical skills including laboratories for Histology, Gross Anatomy, Microbiology, Parasitology, and Pathology. AMASOM has a four-year curriculum for medical students equipped with clinical reasoning, problem-solving and critical thinking with an emphasis on interdisciplinary and lifelong learning. The first three years provide the students with an integrated understanding of the basic & clinical sciences in the classrooms and community settings. The fourth year of the duration is devoted to the application of basic & clinical concepts in actual clinical and community settings. Also in the last year, students pursue internships or training in the affiliated hospitals of the School.
AMASOM has a distinguished team of faculty who hail from an excellent background and have specialization in outstanding fields. All the lectures are delivered in the English language.
The college provides well-equipped and comfortable living houses for its enrolled students.
Separate hostels are available for boys & girls. Well-furnished hostel with television, refrigerator, telephone services, washing machine, air-conditioning and other basic amenities.
Other facilities like Canteen, Internet access, Mobile, etc., are also available.
Indian food is also available that attracts Indian students to pursue medical studies at AMASOM in Philippines.
Students who are living in apartments outside the University are allowed to cook food; otherwise, canteens are available for the rest within the premises of the institution.
Students at AMASOM experience a great ambience and time during the entire duration of their studies.
Many cultural and sports activities are organized on the campus for keeping the students entertained and mentally & physically fit.