Mindanao University of Science and Technology

Cagayan de Oro, Misamis Oriental
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Type of school: State University
Religious affiliation: Catholic
Term type: Semester (2 terms per year)
Entrance exam: Required
Gender admission: Men & Women
Website: www.must.edu.ph

Tuition fees:

Bachelor's degree ₱ 20,000-26,000 per year
Master's degree ₱ 18,000 per year

Courses offered at MUST Cagayan de Oro:


Based on the FindUniversity.ph Weighted Board Exams Ranking
Rank in Misamis Oriental 2 out of 7 schools view
Rank in Northern Mindanao 4 out of 16 schools view
Rank in Philippines 94 out of 259 schools view

Centers of Excellence and Development:

Board exams performance:

Displaying the passing rates of First Timers only (does not include people who took the exam for the 2nd or 3rd time).
Based on the results of past 4 exams of each board exam.
Exam Passing Rates
(first timers)
Rank in Philippines
Electrical Engineer Licensure Exam 85%
Very Good
50 of 145
Mechanical Engineer Licensure Exam 84%
Very Good
23 of 125
Architect Licensure Exam 80%
Very Good
16 of 71
Electronics Technicians Board Exam 78%
Below Average
98 of 148
Licensure Exam for Elementary Teacher 66%
Above Average
299 of 1003
Licensure Exam for Secondary Teacher 62%
Above Average
399 of 1119
Certified Plant Mechanic Licensure Exam 61%
Below Average
3 of 3
Master Electrician Licensure Exam 60%
Below Average
104 of 150
Civil Engineering Licensure Exam 57%
Above Average
57 of 195
Real Estate Broker Licensure Examination 57%
Above Average
110 of 286
Chemistry Licensure Exam 55%
17 of 33
Real Estate Appraiser Licensure Exam 41%
Below Average
109 of 164
Electronics Engineer (ECE) Licensure Exam 39%
Above Average
39 of 153
Master Plumber Licensure Exam 31%
Below Average
64 of 104


Mindanao University of Science and Technology
Claro M. Recto Avenue, Lapasan, Cagayan de Oro City, 9000 Misamis Oriental

Scholarships at MUST Cagayan de Oro:

I. The University is granting the following scholarships to the College students,

A. As provided in the university Student Handbook

1. Academic

Upon admission, free tuition is granted to valedictorians and salutatorians during the first semester subject to some conditions in the succeeding semesters. However, any student who can maintain and meet the criteria can also avail of the privilege.

2. Presidents of Student Organizations

Free tuition is granted to presidents of accredited student organizations, associations and clubs, provided they have no grades below 2.5 (80%). The entitlement is effective only during their terms of office.

B. Pursuant to RA 7160 otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991

Free tuition is granted to

1. Barangay Officials and their legitimate dependents in Cagayan de Oro and
Misamis Oriental, as provided for in par 4, Sec 393

2. SK Officials in Cagayan de Oro and Misamis Oriental or those whose locality is nearest to the university as provided for in Sec 434

C. FASPA (Faculty and Personnel of the university) members and their legitimate
Dependents are granted free tuition.

II. Other Scholarships

Students who are granted scholarships by political leaders, foundations, government agencies, institutions, NGOs and individual persons shall be subject to the admission requirements of the university


2. AFP

3. CEPALCO Educational Assistance Program

4. Citizens’ Battle Against Corruption

5. CMMAssist Co., Inc., Batang Sports Institute

6. Commission on Higher Education

7. Congressmen

8. Del Monte Foundation, Inc.

9. Department of Agricultural Training Institute

10. Department of Science and Technology

11. Dep Ed

12. Gonzalo and Carmen Abaya Memorial Foundation, Inc. C/o CEPALCO

13. Local Government of Bukidnon

14. MUST Parents-Teachers Association

15. National Commission on Indigenous Peoples

16. Nina Maria Learning Center

17. Overseas Workers Welfare Administration-Education and Training Program

18. Philippine Sinter Foundation, Inc

19. Philippine Veterans Affairs Office

20. Gabay Guro (2G) Scholarship Program

21. Provincial Government of Misamis Oriental

22. San Lorenzo Ruiz Filipino Chinese Community

23. Supreme Student Council

24. Young Men’s Christian Association of Misamis Oriental

25. DIWA

26. SK of Cugman

27. Animal Farm Incorporated