University of the Cordilleras Cited as One of the Philippines' Best Universities

June 10, 2012

MANILA, Philippines - Wondering which university to apply in? compiled a list of higher educational institutions all over the country to see which universities made it to the list of schools that offer the best tertiary education.

Data have been sourced from the Commission on Higher Education's (CHED) list of higher educational institutions which are considered centers of excellence and development. These schools "have demonstrated the highest degree or level of standard along the areas of instruction, research and extension," according to the commission.

CHED added that these schools "provide institutional leadership in all aspects of development in specific areas of discipline in the various regions by providing networking arrangements to help ensure the accelerated development of higher educational institutions in their respective service areas."

Latest data available was dated October 4, 2010, the last time the commission awarded these titles to higher educational institutions all over the country.
source:, May 23, 2012 issue

View Source at Link 1 Link 2

Read More News

February 18, 2018

Representing the Cordillera Administrative Region, Senior High School (SHS) students from the University of the Cordilleras won various awards in the 15th National Science Quest by the Association of Science Educators in the Philippines last February 9-11, 2018 in Baguio City.

February 12, 2018

Five athletes from the University of the Cordilleras who successfully represented the Philippines in various international sports events were recognized in this year's Kafagway International Sports Luminary Awards (KISLA) by the National Correspondents Club of Baguio.

February 11, 2018

For 21 consecutive school years (since 1997), the University of the Cordilleras has been ranked as among the Top Performing Schools in the nation in the Criminologist Licensure Exams!

January 27, 2018

An independently-produced student film that explores the struggles of the deaf community was recently recognized by an international film festival in the United States.