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Central Philippine University

Central Philippine University

country rank: 19
world rank: 6954

University Overview

Central Philippine University, established in 1905, is a non-profit private higher-education school situated in the medium metropolis of Iloilo City (population range of 250,000-499,999), Western Visayas. Central Philippine University (CPU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Philippine higher education institution officially associated with the Christian-Baptist faith, as recognized by the Commission on Higher Education of the Philippines. Central Philippine University (CPU) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. The selective admission strategy of this 115-year-old Philippine higher-education institution is based on entrance exams. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. CPU also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

University Identity

Name
Acronym CPU
Founded 1905
Motto Scientia et Fides Science and Faith
Colours Gold and blue

University Location

Address Lopez Jaena Street, Jaro Iloilo City 5000 Western Visayas Philippines
Tel +63 (33) 329 1971
Fax +63 (33) 320 3685

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
International
students
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 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 available
Admission Office Central Philippine University, Lopez Jaena St., Jaro Iloilo City 5000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 700-799
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Christian Universities and Colleges in Asia (ACUCA)

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