UP News

  • by Fred Dabu
      Three important events were held at the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Auditorium in Diliman, Quezon City on February 12, 2024: CHED’s national conference of State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) on “Program Quality Assurance in the Context of Philippine Qualifications Framework”; the launch of the “Paglaum Kag Pagdaug (Hope and Victory): Access and Success […]
  • by KIM G Quilinguing
    Three University of the Philippines websites top the list of university websites in the country, according to the recent Webometrics Ranking of World Universities published by the Cybermetrics Lab of Spain. Released in January, the rankings show UP Diliman in the top spot, leading 363 other universities in the country. The UP System secured the […]
  • by Arlyn VCD Palisoc Romualdo
      The University is at second place for the general championship at the halfway mark of the University Athletics Association of the Philippines (UAAP) Season 86, with 172 points. The University of Santo Tomas (UST) is first with 202 points and the Ateneo de Manila University is third with 167 points. “UP Fight! Isang Pagdiwang […]
  • by Fred Dabu
      Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Chairperson J. Prospero E. De Vera III is the sole recipient of the University of the Philippines (UP) Gawad Oblation, an award bestowed by UP President Angelo A. Jimenez in recognition of De Vera’s remarkable contributions to the University and to the country’s higher education system. The awarding ceremony […]
  • by Franco Gargantiel II
      All examinees from UP Diliman (UPD) and UP Mindanao (UPMin)—all first-time takers—passed the January 2024 Licensure Examination for Architects (LEA), earning a 100% passing percentage for the University. UPD fielded 26 graduates and UPMin had 11 in the exam held on January 24 and 26. Among UPD’s test-takers, four landed in the list of […]
  • by Celeste Ann Castillo Llaneta
      In a move to strengthen the collaboration and partnership between two premier public educational institutions in the country, the University of the Philippines signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Philippine Public Safety College (PPSC) on February 3 at the PPSC Head Office in Old Balara, Quezon City. The signing cements an agreement […]
  • by Fred Dabu
      Professor Chiho Ogaya of Ferris University (FU) in Yokohama, Japan paid a courtesy visit on Feb 1 to UP President Angelo A. Jimenez at Quezon Hall, where they discussed current and possible initiatives between the two academic institutions, such as: an ongoing exchange program, a prospective international conference on migrant workers, a reunion of […]
  • by Arlyn VCD Palisoc Romualdo
      Representatives from state universities and colleges, local government units, and other sectors across Central Visayas gathered online and onsite in UP Cebu on January 19 for “Open Data for Social Innovation: SUCs and LGUs Regional Forum.” Organized by UP Cebu together with the UP Open Data Committee, the event showcased open data initiatives, discussed […]
  • by Fred Dabu
      The IBON Foundation’s “Birdtalk 2024 Yearstarter,” an annual briefing on the economic and sociopolitical condition of the Philippines, served as a forum for students and progressive organizations to examine situation of the country under the Marcos Jr. administration. According to IBON Research Head Rosario Guzman, the lower unemployment rate and the hyped economic growth […]
  • by Franco Gargantiel II
      Ms. Marie Theresa “Donna” S. Alambra, President of the All UP Workers Union (AUPWU) Baguio Chapter,  Alambra succeeds Ms. Victoria Canape Belegal, who served as Staff Regent from 2021 to 2023. An active member of the UP community since 1989, Alambra started off as Clerk in UP Baguio, and rose through the ranks to […]

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