University of the Cordilleras

country rank  55
world rank  8852

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University Overview

Founded in 1946, University of the Cordilleras is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Baguio City (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Cordillera Administrative Region. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Commission on Higher Education, Philippines, University of the Cordilleras (UC) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of the Cordilleras (UC) 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 72 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym UC
Founded 1946
Motto A moral compass to guide the lives of our students
Colours Green and white

University Location

Address Governor Park Road
Baguio City (population range: 250,000-499,999)
2600 Cordillera Administrative Region
Philippines
T +63 (74) 442 3316
F +63 (74) 442 6268

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
International
students
Not reported 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office University of the Cordilleras
Baguio City 2600
+63 (74) 442 3316

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to University of the Cordilleras's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Commission on Higher Education, Philippines


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Philippine Accrediting Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities (PAASCU)
  • Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation (PACUCOA)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Universities of Asia and the Pacific (AUAP)
  • Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities (PACU)
  • Philippine Association of Engineering Schools (PAES)

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019