Welcome from the Chairman

Thank you for visiting the online home of Oceania University of Medicine. We are proud to share our medical school with you. Becoming a doctor is much more than a career choice. For many, it is a calling. MORE

Our approach to learning

While OUM's MD program is designed as a four-year degree, given the flexibility inherent in our distance learning model, some students, particularly those who continue to work during the first phase of medical school, complete the degree in four-and-a-half to five years. MORE

Accreditation & Official Designations

OUM was granted formal accreditation by the board of directors of the Philippine Accrediting Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities (PAASCU) in 2010, making OUM the only internationally-accredited medical school in the South Pacific.   MORE

OUM Video

See and hear what OUM students, faculty, and graduates have to say about their OUM experience. Learn how the online classes work and visit the campus in Samoa. MORE

Samoa, OUM's Home

OUM's home is in the South Pacific in the island nation of Samoa, a peaceful country of warm and friendly people. In addition, OUM students may take clinical rotations in American Samoa with the Polynesian experience in the USA.   MORE

Frequently Asked Questions

You probably have many questions. Here are some of the questions asked by many prospective students and answers from our faculty and administration.      MORE