Mapúa University

country rank  8
world rank  5309

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University Overview

Founded in 1925, Mapúa University is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Manila (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), National Capital Region. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Makati City. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Commission on Higher Education, Philippines, Mapúa University (MU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Mapúa University (MU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 94 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 60-70% making this Philippine higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym MU
Founded 1925
Motto Learn, Discover, Create
Colours Red and gold

University Location

Address 658 Muralla Street, Intramuros
Manila (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
1002 National Capital Region
Philippines
T +63 (2) 247 5000
F +63 (2) 524 5570
Other locations Makati City

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
International
students
Not reported Not reported

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 and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office 658 Muralla Street, Intramuros
Manila 1002
+63 (2) 247 5000
(2) 896 1650

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 900-999
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Quarters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Commission on Higher Education, Philippines


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019