Philippines Universities & Colleges Guide

University of the Philippines Visayas

Iloilo City, Iloilo
Application for AY 2014/15 Closed

Fisheries courses offered at UPV

Bachelor's courses

BS in Fisheries 4 years details > contact >

Master's courses

MS in Fisheries details > contact >
major in Master of Science in Fisheries in Aquaculture contact >
major in Master of Science in Fisheries in Fish Processing Technology contact >
major in Master of Science in Fisheries in Fisheries Biology contact >

Doctorate courses

PhD in Fisheries details > contact >
major in Aquaculture contact >

May not include all fees, and can change at any time.
I. Admissions information for domestic students

A. Master's Programs

1. An applicant for admission to the master’s degree program must have a bachelor’s degree or it's academic equivalent from any institution recognized by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED).

2. All applicants in the master's program must take and pass the entrance examination, except those applicants seeking admission to programs which do not require one. This examination may be directly administered by the academic unit concerned or by the Graduate Program Office.

3. The Dean of the concerned degree-granting unit shall act upon the admission of applicants upon the recommendation of the unit's Admissions Committee.

B. Doctoral Program

1. For admission into a doctoral program, an applicant must satisfy the following minimum requirements in addition to the general requirements for admission:

A. Possession of bachelor's degree or master's degree or equivalent degree or title from the University or from other recognized institutions of higher learning;

B. Satisfactory evidence of scholarship and quality of academic work as indicated by previous preparation;

C. Fulfillment of any special requirements for the major field that is chosen by the student;

D. Intellectual ability; and,

E. Demonstrated capability in research.

2. These requirements shall be assessed by an examination of the following:

A. Undergraduate and graduate credentials;

B. Recommendation of three (3) recognized scholars or practitioners in the discipline or professional area concerned;

C. Interview with the applicant or other appropriate measure, and

D. Curriculum vitae.

3. The Dean of the concerned degree-granting unit shall act upon the admission of applicants upon the recommendation of the unit's Admissions Committee.

II. Admissions information for international students

1. Applicants who possess four-year bachelor's degrees from a recognized foreign institution may apply for admission. It is strongly recommended that the application be completed three months prior to the term in which the applicant wishes to matriculate.

2. In addition to the requirements of the concerned academic unit of the UPV, foreign applicants from countries where English is not the medium of instruction and/or not the native language, a minimum Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) rating of 500 or equivalent is required.

3. Those who fail in this requirement upon their application for a degree program may first seek admission into the University as non-degree students. However, they should pass the prescribed English course (s) at UPV or other valid English proficiency examination within the first year of their initial enrollment.
The data provided in this page was collected from University of the Philippines Visayas's website, other internet sources, as well as by calling or emailing the school's representatives. Last updated on August 2013.
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