University of the Philippines/フィリピン大学

UP LOGO.jpg

 

UPD_photo.jpg

Number of students 1
Eligibility Students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
Period of study August 2019 - May 2020
Location Office of International Linkages, Quezon Hall, Diliman, Quezon City 1101, the Philippines
University profile The University of the Philippines (UP) is the national university of the Philippines. It takes pride in being the pioneer and leader in higher education in the country through academic excellence, outstanding research, and public service. UP produces scientific and creative outputs of the highest quality-- receiving both national and international recognition.
UP was established in 1908 and presently has eight constituent units: UP Diliman, UP Manila, UP Los Baños, UP Visayas, UP Mindanao, UP Open UNiversity, UP Baguio and UP Cebu. UP Diliman is the biggest and most comprehensive unit, excelling in various fields. Courses are generally taught in English.
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students

1. UP Diliman http://our.upd.edu.ph/acadcat.php

UP Diliman Extension Program in Pampangga: http://www.upepp.upd.edu.ph/academics.html

2. UP Manila http://our.upm.edu.ph/academic-programs
3. UP Los Baños http://www.uplb.edu.ph/index.php/academics/courses
4. UP Visayas https://www.upv.edu.ph/index.php/academics/degree-programs
5. UP Mindanao http://upmin.edu.ph/index.php/degree-programs/
6. UP Open University http://www.upou.edu.ph/academics/academic-programs/all-programs
7. UP Baguio http://www.upb.edu.ph/index.php/academics-2
8. UP Cebu http://upcebu.edu.ph/colleges-and-degree-programs/

Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students Law, Medicine, Nursing and Dentistry
Graduate programs open to exchange students Same as underguraduate programs.
Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students Cesar EA Virata School of Business (Diliman)
Minimum GPA (UG) preferably 3.0
Minimum GPA (G) Same as above.
Minimum language proficiency  (UG) TOEFL iBT 70 or IELTS 6.0
Minimum language proficiency (G) Same as above.
Academic calendar 2019 FALL SEMESTER:
  Classes begin: Early August, 2019
  Exams end: Mid December, 2019

2020 SPRING SEMESTER:
  Classes begin: Early January, 2020
  Exams end: Late May, 2020
Important university website for exchange students http://oil.up.edu.ph/
Scholarship information ------
Dormitory information UP may provide accommodation, however it is on first come first served basis.