Negros Oriental State University

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Founded in 1910, Negros Oriental State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Dumaguete City (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Central Visayas. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Bais City, Guihulngan, Mabinay, Pamplona, Siaton, City of Bayawan. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Commission on Higher Education, Philippines, Negros Oriental State University (NORSU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Negros Oriental State University (NORSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), 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 109 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this Philippine higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym NORSU
Founded 1910
Motto Quality Education for the poor but deserving students
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Kagawasan Avenue, Capitol Area
Dumaguete City (population range: 50,000-249,999)
6200 Central Visayas
Philippines
T +63 (35) 225 4751
F +63 (35) 225 0777
Other locations Bais City, Guihulngan, Mabinay, Pamplona, Siaton, City of Bayawan

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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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 40-50%
Admission Office University Registrar's Office, Kagawasan Avenue
Dumaguete City 6200
+63 225 9400 local 122/155

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Commission on Higher Education, Philippines


Year of first Accreditation

1983


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Accrediting Agency of Chartered Colleges and Universities in the Philippines (AACCUP)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Philippine Association of State Universities and Colleges, Inc. (PASUC)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019