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Arellano University

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world rank  9228

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Founded in 1938, the Arellano 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. This institution also has branch campuses in Pasig, Pasay, Mandaluyong and Malabon. Officially recognized by the Commission on Higher Education of the Philippines, Arellano University (AU) is a very large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational Philippine higher education institution. Arellano University (AU) 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 85-year-old Philippine higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. AU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Arellano University's Control Typeprivate


Arellano University's Entity Typenot reported


Arellano University' Size by Total Enrollmentvery large-sized


Arellano University's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Acronym AU
Founded 1938
Motto For God and Country
Colours Blue and maroon
Mascot Indian Chief

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University Location

Address 2600 Legarda Street, Sampaloc
1008 National Capital Region
Arellano University's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Arellano University Phone Number +63 (2) 734 7371
Arellano University Fax Number +63 (2) 735 3684
Other locations Pasig, Pasay, Mandaluyong and Malabon

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 Arellano 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 Arellano 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 Arellano 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 Arellano University.

Arellano University: Tuition Fees Range Matrix
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Admission Information

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

Arellano University's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Arellano University's Admission Selection Admission Selection

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

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Arellano University's acceptance rate range is not reported.

Arellano University's International Students Admission International Students Admission

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

Arellano 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 Arellano University.

Arellano University's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Arellano University has an enrollment range of 30,000-34,999 students making it a very large-sized institution.

Arellano University's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

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Arellano University's Control Type Control Type

Arellano University is a private higher education institution.

Arellano University's Entity Type Entity Type

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Arellano University's Campus Setting Campus Setting

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

Arellano University's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Arellano University does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

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

Arellano University's Library University Library

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

Arellano University's Housing University Housing

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Arellano University's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

University Services

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

Arellano University's Financial Aid Financial Aid

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Arellano University's Study Abroad Study Abroad

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Arellano University's Distance Learning Distance Learning

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Arellano University's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

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Arellano 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.

Arellano University's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Arellano 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 Arellano University's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.

  • Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation (PACUCOA)

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

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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

uniRank shows a structural diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the Arellano University 's organizational structure; feel free to submit any relevant missing division.


Social Media


Social media can be a powerful tool for Universities to communicate with current students, alumni, faculty, staff and the wider community. But how can social media be important for prospective students? Read our article about the importance of Social Media for universities and prospective students to learn more.

Social Media

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Facebook Facebook

Arellano University's Facebook page review Arellano University's official Facebook page

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Arellano University's main LinkedIn profile

TikTok TikTok


Free Online Courses

Open Education Global Open Education Global

This higher education institution is not a member of the Open Education Global (OEGlobal) organization that is developing, implementing and supporting free open education and free online courses. View a list of Open Education Global members by country.


Video Presentation

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