Universidad de Zamboanga

country rank  11
world rank  5715

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University Overview

Established in 1968, Universidad de Zamboanga (University of Zamboanga) is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Zamboanga City (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Zamboanga Peninsula. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Ipil Zamboanga Sibugay. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Commission on Higher Education, Philippines, Universidad de Zamboanga (UZ) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de Zamboanga (UZ) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 50 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Philippine higher education organization a least selective institution. UZ also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Name University of Zamboanga
Acronym UZ
Founded 1968
Motto Las Educación es Libertad
Education is Freedom
Colours Green

University Location

Address a.e Quadrangle, J.S. Alano ST
Zamboanga City (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
7000 Zamboanga Peninsula
Philippines
T +63 (62) 991 1135
F +63
Other locations Ipil Zamboanga Sibugay

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office A.E Quadrangle,City campus
Zamboanga City 7000
+63 991-1135

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 300-399
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad de Zamboanga's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Commission on Higher Education, Philippines


Year of first Accreditation
2005

Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018