University of the Visayas

Cebu City, Cebu
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Type of school: Private University
Religious affiliation: Nonsectarian
Term type: Semester (2 terms per year)
Entrance exam: Not required
Gender admission: Men & Women
Website: www.uv.edu.ph

Tuition fees:

Bachelor's degree ₱ 30,000-40,000 per year
Master's degree ₱ 38,000 per year

Courses offered at University of the Visayas:

Rankings:

Based on the FindUniversity.ph Weighted Board Exams Ranking
Rank in Cebu 11 out of 11 schools view
Rank in Central Visayas 17 out of 17 schools view
Rank in Philippines 248 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
Second Marine Engineer Officers Licensure Exam 77%
Above Average
6 of 25 schools
Nurses Licensure Exam 70%
Below Average
204 of 355 schools
Electronics Technicians Board Exam 60%
Below Average
123 of 152 schools
Real Estate Broker Licensure Examination 53%
Above Average
126 of 286 schools
Licensure Exam for Elementary Teacher 50%
Average
526 of 1016 schools
Master Electrician Licensure Exam 50%
Below Average
119 of 150 schools
OIC of a Navigational Watch Licensure Exam 48%
Below Average
55 of 69 schools
Officer-In-Charge of an Engineering Watch Licensure Exam 48%
Below Average
31 of 37 schools
Licensure Exam for Secondary Teacher 46%
Below Average
724 of 1167 schools
Chief Mate Licensure Exam 44%
Below Average
21 of 30 schools
Electrical Engineer Licensure Exam 42%
Below Average
128 of 145 schools
Architect Licensure Exam 38%
Below Average
70 of 73 schools
Real Estate Appraiser Licensure Exam 38%
Below Average
120 of 164 schools
CPA Licensure Exam 35%
Above Average
141 of 352 schools
Criminologists Licensure Exam 28%
Below Average
332 of 427 schools
Electronics Engineer (ECE) Licensure Exam 25%
Below Average
87 of 157 schools
Master Plumber Licensure Exam 20%
Poor
92 of 112 schools
Environmental Planner Licensure Exam 20%
Poor
41 of 43 schools
Mechanical Engineer Licensure Exam 19%
Poor
118 of 127 schools
Pharmacist Licensure Exam 18%
Poor
65 of 70 schools
Customs Broker Licensure Exam 16%
Poor
53 of 54 schools
Guidance Counselor Licensure Exam 9%
Poor
40 of 41 schools
Civil Engineering Licensure Exam 8%
Poor
195 of 203 schools


Location

Address:
University of the Visayas
D. Jakosalem corner Colon Street, Cebu City, 6000 Cebu



Scholarships at University of the Visayas:

A. ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIPS

High School Honor automatically receive scholarships:

1. Valedictorian – Free tuition & Miscellaneous Fees with P500 monthly allowance & P1000 book allowance/semester

2. Salutatorian – Free tuition & Miscellaneous Fees with P300 monthly allowance & P1000 book allowance/semester

3. First – Tenth Honorable Mention – 75% discount on tuition fee for one semester

B. DISCOUNT FOR BROTHERS AND SISTERS IN UV

Availed by the students with the lowest tuition fee

• 2 – 10% discount each

• 3 – one 50% discount

• 4 – [1] free tuition

• 5 – [1] free tuition and [1] 50% discount

• 6 – [2] free tuition

• 7 – [2] free tuition and [1] 50% discount

C. ATHLETIC, CULTURAL GRANTS AND SPECIAL SKILLS

1. Free tuition for varsity players in basketball, volleyball, soccer, tennis, chess, scrabble, boxing and other sports.

2. Free tuition fee for dance troupe members, UV Chorale members, Visayanian Editorial Staff, Orchestra and Drum, Lyre and Bugle Corps.

D. MARITIME COLLEGE

1. VASTRO Ship Management Inc.

2. FOSCON Ship Management Inc.

E. OTHER IN-HOUSE PRIVILEGES

1. For UV Faculty and Dependents of UV Faculty

2. Government & Private Employees/Public & Private School

3. Teachers – 30% discount on tuition fees

4. Those whose parents are UV Graduates – 10% discount on tuition fee

5. Graduates UV Satellite Schools – 15% discount on tuition fee

F. WORKING SCHOLARSHIPS

Non-academic grantees assigned as student assistants in the different offices of the University who shall enjoy free tuition, matriculation and others school fees.

G. CHED ADMINISTERED SCHOLARSHIP

Provides educational opportunities to deserving students through various local scholarships and student financial assistance programs. Existing scholarships and financial assistance program through the Commission on Higher Education are:

1. Study Now Pay Later Plan (SNPLP)

2. CHED Special Study Grant Program for Congressional Districts (CSSGP-CDs)

3. Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF)

4. CHED-HEDF

5. Scholarship Full Merit (SFM)

6. Scholarship Half Merit (SHM)

7. Tulong-Dunong Financial Assistance Program

H. EDGAR COKALIONG FOUNDATION, INC. SCHOLARSHIP GRANT

A scholarship grant for financially handicapped but intellectually deserving Filipino Students entitling the scholar to free tuition and school fees as billed by the school per semester.

I. CEBU MITSUMI INC. SCHOLARSHIP GRANT

A special educational assistance package for qualified students in the College of Engineering & Architecture in the university.

Selected students enjoy free tuition fees, laboratory fees and other miscellaneous fees required

J. SEEDS PROGRAM – Skills Enhancement and Education Development for Students (Jollibee Foods Corporation, Greenwich, Chowking)

Skills Enhancement and Education Development for Students (Jollibee Foods Corporation, Greenwich, Chowking) A joint undertaking with DOLE under the Youth Education Youth Employability (YE-YE) program. A financial assistance to a student-trainee in the form of an interest-fee tuition loan. The student-trainee shall be required to enroll in and complete 15 to 24 units of collegiate courses in consecutive semesters and 3-6 units in a summer term.

K. KFF INC.

KFF inc. Is searching for the best among the poor for it's fellowship, aimed through scholarships for college education and through internal training and seminars within the foundation, to create responsible leaders at all levels of our society.

Benefits of the grantees include tuition fee, books, projects, school supplies and PE Uniform.

L. OTHER SCHOLARSHIPS

1. Saint Peter Academy of Alegria Foundation, Inc. (SPAAFI)

2. Cebu Tertiary Education Assistance Program (CTEAP)

M. CEBU CITY SCHOLARSHIP

Initiated by the Cebu City Government which grants financial assistance of up to P10,000 for college or tech-voc education to all graduates from public secondary school in Cebu City. UV grants a full scholarship to the grantees

Dorms:

University of the Visayas Dorm for Clinical Nursing Students! This 4-storey building is securedly and stratigically located within the campus of the University of the Visayas. It can accommodate as many as 100 occupants complete with all amenities conducive for lodging and learning.

This modern facilty is designed to house foreign students, visitors and interns. It has a wide facade to receive visitors and walk-in members of the academe. Its spacious receiving room is designed to provide warm ambience to it's occupants. Besides, it is equipped with modern furniture and fixtures built to satisfy the occupants' wants and needs.
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