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University of Mindanao

Davao City Philippines


Established in 1946, the University of Mindanao has become one of the leading institutions in the Philippines championing in the primary thrusts in education specifically instruction and research.

As the largest non-sectarian academic institution in Mindanao, it caters to a total population of 41, 500 in its 10 campuses throughout the region. This number is brought about by the many recognitions and accolades the University has attained over the years. 

In fact, it is currently recognized as the University with the second highest accredited University in the country by the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation (PACUCOA). On top of its soaring results in National Licensure Examinations, it has also sustained to produce topnotchers in various programs including Architecture, Education, Engineering, and Social Work. Furthermore, its research thrust has been evident through innovative research engagements, commissioned research activities, and other related endeavors.

All these are the manifestations of the quality education the University provides that is indeed on par internationally.

Bolton Street, Davao City, Philippines 8000
6382 2275456 loc 123
6382 226 3525

◆UMAP Contact Person

Mr. Reynaldo Castro/ Ms. Izza Aima Montederamos
External Relations and International Affairs Office

◆Regular Academic Calendar

·First Semester
From: 14 August 2018
To: 21 December 2018
·Second Semester
From: 22 January 2019
To: 17 May 2019

◆Semester Load in Credits/Units

·Minimum 12 credits
·Maximum 15 credits

◆General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

·Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation

178 credits (Excluding Non-Academic Units and Physical Education)

·Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program

4 years

◆List of Study Programs that are open for International Exchanges

Bachelor of Science in Accountancy
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
Bachelor of Science in Education (English, Biological Science, Mathematics)
Bachelor of Science in Architecture
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
Bachelor of Arts in English Language
Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
Master of Arts in Education
Master in Business Administration
Master in Public Administration

◆Exchange- Related Information

·Exchange Duration
5 months
·Language Proficiency Requirements
Language Proficiency Certification from College or International Affairs Office or its equivalent
·Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Speech Laboratories, Special English course for international students


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Off Campus Assistance:



English Language Tutorial Services will also be available for free exchange students through the assistance of the University’s Institute of Languages. Apart from that, cultural exposures will also be made available to the students.

·Medical Insurance
Inbound Students must purchase the international medical certificate in home country prior to arrival in the Philippines.
·Visa Process
A Foreign Desk Officer will assist in the visa processing of the exchange students who will be officially accepted in the University

Application Submission Deadline: 22 October 2018