Mariano Marcos State University

country rank  12
world rank  6085

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University Overview

Founded in 1978, Mariano Marcos State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large town of Batac (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Ilocos Region. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Currimao, Dingras, Laoag City. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Commission on Higher Education, Philippines, Mariano Marcos State University (MMSU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Mariano Marcos State University (MMSU) 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 41 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Acronym MMSU
Founded 1978
Motto Where instruction, research and technology promotion are at their finest
Colours Green and gold

University Location

Address Barangay 16 Quiling Sur
Batac (population range: 50,000-249,999)
2906 Ilocos Region
T +63 (77) 792 3925
F +63 (77) 792 3191
Other locations Currimao, Dingras, Laoag City

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Mariano Marcos State University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Commission on Higher Education, Philippines

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Accrediting Agency for Chartered Colleges and Universities of the Philippines, Inc. (AACCUP)
  • Association of Christian Schools, Colleges and Universities Accrediting Agency, Inc. (ACSCU-AAI)

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019