West Visayas State University

West Visayas State University Ranking

country rank: 74
world rank: 8413

University Overview

West Visayas State University ranking, founded in 1902, is a non-profit public higher-education school situated in the urban environment of Iloilo City (population range of 250,000-499,999), Western Visayas. Calinog, Lambunao, Pototan, Janiuay, and Himamaylan are all places where this school maintains a branch campus. West Visayas State University ranking (WVSU) is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational Philippine higher education school that is officially accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Philippines. WVSU provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. The selective admission strategy of this 118-year-old Philippine higher-education institution is based on entrance exams. Students at WVSU have access to a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, including a library and administrative services.

West Visayas State University Ranking

University Identity

Name West Visayas State University
Acronym WVSU
Founded 1902
Motto Service, Harmony, Excellence
Colours Blue, gold and white

University Location

Address Luna St., La Paz Iloilo City 5000 Western Visayas Philippines
Tel +63 (33) 320 0870
Fax +63 (33) 320 0879
Other locations Calinog, Lambunao, Pototan, Janiuay, Himamaylan

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
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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
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

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