Established in 1932, the Northwestern University, Philippines is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Laoag City (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Ilocos Region. Officially recognized by the Commission on Higher Education of the Philippines, Northwestern University, Philippines (NWU) is a small-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational Philippine higher education institution. Northwestern University, Philippines (NWU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor's degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. The acceptance rate range is 100% making this Philippine higher education organization a non-selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. NWU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, as well as administrative services.
|Name||Northwestern University, Philippines|
Let There Be Light
|Colours||Maroon and yellow|
|Address||Brgy. Bencag, Airport Avenue
2900 Ilocos Region
|Location Map and Satellite View|
|+63 (77) 670 8609|
|+63 (77) 771 3814|
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The following Northwestern University, Philippines's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Northwestern University, Philippines's academic range and degree level offering.
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uniRank publishes below some basic Northwestern University, Philippines's admission information.
This institution admits Men and Women (coed).
Has Northwestern University, Philippines a selective admission policy? None, open admission policy.
Northwestern University, Philippines's acceptance rate range is 100% making this institution a non-selective higher education institution.
International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.
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uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Northwestern University, Philippines.
Northwestern University, Philippines has an enrollment range of 3,000-3,999 students making it a small-sized institution.
This institution has a range of 100-199 academic employees (Faculty).
Northwestern University, Philippines is a private higher education institution.
Northwestern University, Philippines is a for-profit higher education institution.
This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.
This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.
Northwestern University, Philippines does not have any religious affiliation.
uniRank provides below an overview of Northwestern University, Philippines's main facilities:
This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.
This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.
uniRank provides below an overview of Northwestern University, Philippines's main services:
This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.
This institution offers students academic guidance and support to assist them in their academic pursuits.
This institution offers career counseling, career assessments, job and internship postings, career events, alumni networking or other career-related services to assist students transition successfully from academic life to professional life.
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Northwestern University, Philippines is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Commission on Higher Education of the Philippines
Year of first Recognition or Accreditation
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uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Northwestern University, Philippines's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.
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Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of disciplines and fields of study 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.
uniRank shows a structural diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the Northwestern University, Philippines 's organizational structure; feel free to submit any relevant missing division.
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.
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