Western Mindanao State University

Western Mindanao State University Ranking

country rank: 37
world rank: 6106

University Overview

Western Mindanao State University ranking, founded in 1904, is a non-profit public higher-education school situated in Zamboanga City (population range of 250,000-499,999), Zamboanga Peninsula. A branch campus of this school may be found at Malangas. Western Mindanao State University (WMSU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational Philippine higher education school that is officially accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Philippines. Western Mindanao State University (WMSU) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees including bachelor’s 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 116-year-old Philippine higher-education institution is based on entrance exams. The admission rate for this Philippine higher education school is 30-40%, making it a highly selective university. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Western Mindanao State University ranking also offers students with a library, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Western Mindanao State University Ranking

University Identity

Name Western Mindanao State University
Acronym WMSU
Founded 1904
Motto La Universidad para na Communidad The University for the Community
Colours Crimson red

University Location

Address Normal Road, Baliwasan Zamboanga City 7000 Zamboanga Peninsula Philippines
Tel +63 (62) 991 1771
Fax +63 (62) 991 3065
Other locations Malangas

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
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 30-40%

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

Philippine Association of State Universities and Colleges, Inc. (PASUC)

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