List of Universities and Colleges in Manila, Philippines

The Pontifical and Royal University of Santo Tomas. The first catholic university of the Philippines, established  in 1611.
The Pontifical and Royal University of Santo Tomas. The first catholic university of the Philippines, established in 1611.

Filipinos value education highly and will make a great sacrifice to obtain the greatest ambition of every Filipino family, which is to send every child to gain a tertiary education.

There are several tertiary institutions in the Philippines, most of them are located in the country’s capital city, Manila. Tertiary institution operates on a semester system with an optional summer term. The medium of instructions in all courses are in English, except if you are majoring in Filipino. Students will be able to choose from hundreds of course available in the different colleges and universities around Metro Manila.

A private university, founded on June 3, 1907 by two women, Librada Avelino and Carmen de Luna.
A private university, founded on June 3, 1907 by two women, Librada Avelino and Carmen de Luna.
University of the Philippines - The Philippines' premier institution of higher learning.
University of the Philippines - The Philippines' premier institution of higher learning.

Below is a list of tertiary colleges and institutions in Metro Manila, some of them are non-profit, non-stock educational institution, others are owned and managed by private sector and catholic organizations.

The list is arranged in alphabetical order.

MIT was founded in 1925. The institute is a reputable source of architects, engineers and science graduates and topnotchers in the architectural and engineering field.
MIT was founded in 1925. The institute is a reputable source of architects, engineers and science graduates and topnotchers in the architectural and engineering field.
San Beda College
San Beda College
University of the East - C. M. Recto Avenue , Manila
University of the East - C. M. Recto Avenue , Manila
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Researched and Compiled by: MM del Rosario

Date: 11 October 2009

Updated : 18 August 2013


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