Lyceum of the Philippines University

Lyceum of the Philippines University

country rank: 30
world rank: 7870

University Overview

Lyceum of the Philippines University, founded in 1952, is a non-profit private higher-education school in the National Capital Region’s metropolitan environment of Manila (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 people). Makati City, Cavite City, Laguna, and Batangas City are among the places where this school maintains branch campuses. Lyceum of the Philippines University (LPU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Philippine higher education institution that is officially accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Philippines. The Lyceum of the Philippines University (LPU) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 68-year-old Philippine higher-education school has a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. This Philippine higher education school is fairly selective, with admission rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. LPU 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

Acronym LPU
Founded 1952
Motto Veritas et Fortitudo, Pro Deo et Patria Truth and Courage, for God and Country
Colours Gray and red

University Location

Address Cor. Muralla and Real Sts., Intramuros Manila 1002 National Capital Region Philippines
Tel +63 (2) 527 8251
Fax +63 (2) 527 1758
Other locations Makati City, Cavite City, Laguna, Batangas City

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
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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 and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Cor. Muralla and Real Sts., Intramuros Manila 1002

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
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
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

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