Lyceum-Northwestern University


About Lyceum-Northwestern University

College History

Lyceum-Northwestern University shortly known as L-NU, is one of the top medical universities located in Dagupan City, Philippines. The Lyceum Northwestern University was founded by Dr. Francisco Quimson Duque and Mrs. Florencia Tiongson Duque in 1969. The University became the first medical school of the north which began with an enrollment of 19 students. The FQD Medical Foundation College of Medicine was recognized as the third best medical school in the Philippines and was ranked no.5 worldwide.


Lyceum-Northwestern University is accredited by International Organization for Standardization (ISO 9001:2008) for its Research and Development and its Academic Programs supervised by CHED and TESDA. L-NU is the only research institution accredited by ISO in Philippines.

University Location

Course Duration

Indian students who are applying for studying MBBS in Philippines at Lyceum-Northwestern University, the entire course duration is of 5.5 years with one year clinical rotation which is mandatory.

Lyceum-Northwestern University Tuition Fee

PRE – MEDICINE(BS Degree) 1.6 YEAR 6,00,000/-
DOCTOR OF MEDICINE(MD – 4 yrs) I YEAR 2,50,000/-
II YEAR 2,50,000/
III YEAR 2,50,000/
IV YEAR 2,50,000/
TOTAL Rs. 16,00,000/-
Food & Accommodation (per month) Peso. 10,000/-
Admission Letter, Visa Documentation MCI Eligibility Certificate (one time charge) Rs. 1,25,000/-
Budget Includes
  • Tuition fee for the entire course duration
  • Other charges such as Uniform fee, health insurance, book fees
  • One time ticket charges
  • visa processing and handling charges
  • Documents verification charges
  • Admission handling charges and issuance of call letter from the University


Admission Procedure

Eligibility Criteria 2019

Indian students who are applying for studying MBBS in Lyceum-Northwestern University, Philippines must have to meet following eligibility criteria. The student should have to pass high school with minimum of 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology. Before applying for studying MBBS in Philippines, the aspirant must apply for NEET 2019 exams and should have passed. Without NEET, the student cannot apply for MBBS in abroad.


Admission Requirements

The following documents are required to be submitted to the college before getting admission from Lyceum-Northwestern University.

  • Completely filled-out Application Form.
  • The original copy of his/her National Medical Admission Test (NMAT) result.
  • Graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree (B.S) in Science or Arts
  • Certificate of Good Moral Character from previously attended university
  • His/her high school report card (form 138) duly certified or signed by their School Principal
  • Original (for presentation only) and photocopy of his/her NSO-certified birth certificate

Student Gallery

Visa Processing

Student Visa (9F)

A Student Visa is necessary if a foreign national, above 18 years of age is interested to take up a course higher than high school at a university, seminary, academy, college or school, approved for foreign students by the Commissioner of Immigration in the Philippines. Furthermore, he/she has to have sufficient means of support for their education in the Philippines.

For students under the age of 18 they will be given a Special Study Permit (SSP). The SSP is also like visitors visa give to foreign nationals. 

The applicant must first contact the university/school/college concerned and comply with the school’s requirements. The applied school shall forward the application package to the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) for approval. Once the application is approved, it will be forwarded to the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA). The DFA will inform the Philippine Embassy for issuance of the student visa. The Philippine Embassy will then notify the student accordingly.

Cost for applying Student Visa



Application Fee

₱ 2, 000. 00

Implementation Fee

₱ 1, 000. 00

Service Fee

₱ 1, 000. 00

Certificate Fee

₱ 500. 00

Visa Fee

₱ 1, 000. 00


₱ 1, 400. 00

Legal Research Fee (LRF) for each immigration fee except Head Tax and Fines

₱ 70. 00

Alien Certificate of Registration (ACR)

₱ 1, 000. 00

Head Tax

₱ 250. 00

Express Fee (Certification)

₱ 500. 00

Express Fee (Filing)

₱ 500. 00

Express Fee (I-Card Processing)

₱ 500. 00


₱ 9, 720. 00

Additional I-Card Fee (based on current exchange rate)

$ 50. 00

Apply get Admission

Get admission in Lyceum-Northwestern University through Maven Overseas. Indian students can contact Maven Overseas admission office for applying to get admission in Lyceum-Northwestern University, Philippines. Students will get counselling from our professional educational counselors about the benefits of studying MBBS in L-NU, their facilities, students testimonials and fee structure. For more details regarding admission contact our admission office @ +91 9751111650//+91 9751111670

The advantage of applying for MBBS in Philippines through Maven Overseas is that we offer services such as visa assistance, travel guidance, food and accommodation and mainly FMGE screening test coaching for Indian students. Once the Indian students who has graduated their MBBS in abroad course they will have to appear for Screening test. They could also apply for higher studies through Maven Overseas in foreign medical colleges like top medical colleges in USA or apply for MBBS in Germany.

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