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Adamson University

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world rank  4539

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Established in 1932, the Adamson University is a private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Manila (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), National Capital Region. Officially recognized by the Commission on Higher Education of the Philippines, Adamson University (AdU) is a large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational Philippine higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Adamson University (AdU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 91-year-old Philippine higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. AdU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Adamson University's Control Typeprivate


Adamson University's Entity Typenot reported


Adamson University' Size by Total Enrollmentlarge-sized


Adamson University's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Acronym AdU
Founded 1932
Motto Education with a Heart
Colours Blue and white

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University Location

Address 900 San Marcelino Street, Ermita
1000 National Capital Region
Adamson University's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Adamson University Phone Number +63 (2) 525 7013
Adamson University Fax Number +63 (2) 524 6590

Study Areas / Degree Levels


What is the difference between generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of study areas they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Study Areas and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Adamson University's Study Areas/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main study areas and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Adamson University's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Programs and courses

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Tuition Fees


Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.

Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Adamson University's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Adamson University.

Adamson University: Tuition Fees Range Matrix
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Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Adamson University's admission information.

Adamson University's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Adamson University's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Adamson University a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Adamson University's acceptance rate range is not reported.

Adamson University's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Adamson University's Admission Office Admission Office

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Size and Profile


University size and profile can be important factors to consider when choosing a university or assessing its value. Here are some potential reasons why University size and profile can affect students when choosing a university.

Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Adamson University.

Adamson University's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Adamson University has an enrollment range of 20,000-24,999 students making it a large-sized institution.

Adamson University's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

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Adamson University's Control Type Control Type

Adamson University is a private higher education institution.

Adamson University's Entity Type Entity Type

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Adamson University's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.

Adamson University's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Adamson University is Christian-Catholic Religious Affiliation

Adamson University has a Christian-Catholic affiliation (Vincentian -

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Adamson University's main facilities:

Adamson University's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Adamson University's Library

Adamson University's Housing University Housing

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Adamson University's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

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University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Adamson University's main services:

Adamson University's Financial Aid Financial Aid

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Adamson University's Study Abroad Study Abroad

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Adamson University's Distance Learning Distance Learning

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Adamson University's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

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Adamson University's Career Services Career Services

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Recognition and Accreditation


There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.

Adamson University's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Adamson University is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Commission on Higher Education of the Philippines

Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Adamson University's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.

  • Philippine Accrediting Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities (PAASCU)
  • Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines (CEAP)
  • Association of Catholic Universities of the Philippines (ACUP)

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Adamson University's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)

Academic Structure


Most higher education institutions' first-level academic divisions are, depending on the country, one of the following...

  • Colleges
  • Faculties
  • Schools
  • Institutes
  • Academies
  • Departments
  • Divisions
  • Centers

Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of disciplines and study areas a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure.

Academic Structure

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Social Media


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Social Media

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Free Online Courses

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Video Presentation

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