University of the Philippines Manila

country rank  8
world rank  4833

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University Overview

Established in 1908, University of the Philippines Manila is a non-profit public 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): Palo, Leyte, Baler, Aurora Koronadal City, South Cotabato. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Commission on Higher Education, Philippines, University of the Philippines Manila (UP Manila) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of the Philippines Manila (UP Manila) 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 111 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym UP Manila
Founded 1908
Motto Honor and Excellence
Colours Up maroon and up forest green

University Location

Address Taft Avenue, Padre Faura and Pedro Gil Streets, Ermita
Manila (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
1000 National Capital Region
Philippines
T +63 (2) 526 8419
F +63 (2) 741 6603
Other locations Palo, Leyte, Baler, Aurora Koronadal City, South Cotabato

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
International
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
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 entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Office of the University Registrar, Padre Faura Street, Ermita, Manila
Manila 1000
+63 2 5239608
2 5240534

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
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

  • Philippine Accrediting Association of Schools-Colleges and Universities PAASCU
  • Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation PACUCOA

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Asia-Pacific Rim of Universities
  • ASEAN-European Academic University Network
  • Philippine National Health Research System
  • SEAMEO TROPMED
  • South Manila Education Consortium

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Open Education Consortium

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Errors and Update

Site last updated: Wednesday, 11 September 2019