What To Choose: How Do UP’s Seven Campuses Differ From One Another?

What To Choose: How Do UP’s Seven Campuses Differ From One Another?


The University of the Philippines is by far the best leading university in the country and now at top 70 in the QS University rankings: Asia 2016. Many students dream of getting in this higher institute of education which is the epitome of academic excellence and culture sensitive university.

Among the popular campuses of the University of the Philippines are UP Diliman, UP Manila and UP Los Baños. But did you know that the University of the Philippines has seven campuses? Each campus has its own unique identity and offers the best quality of education. If you plan on taking UPCAT and still don’t know what campus you are going to choose, this article will help you through it.

University of the Philippines Mindanao

If you are in the Mindanao area and you’ve been wanting to study in UP, you might as well consider the Mindanao campus as your first choice campus in your UPCAT application form. This “green” campus is situated in Davao city and has three colleges: College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS), College of Science and Mathematics (CSM) and School of Management (SOM). UP Mindanao takes pride in their biotechnology expertise equipped with state-of-the-art laboratories. I bet you want to be trained by the best of the best and 14 of UP Mindanao’s faculty members even made it to the list of Top 453 Filipino Scientists. Click here to find out more on their degree programs.