Western Philippines University

Aborlan, Palawan
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>Type: State University
>Entrance exam: Required
>Religious affiliation: Non-sectarian
>Term structure: Semester
>School year: starts in June

Tuition fees

Included in the Free Tuition Lawinfo
Bachelor's degree ₱ 14,000-20,000 per year
Master's degree ₱ 7,800-10,000 per year

Courses offered


Based on the FindUniversity.ph Weighted Board Exams Ranking
Rank in Palawan 3rd out of 4 schools view
Rank in Mimaropa 5th out of 7 schools view
Rank in Philippines 178 out of 273 schools view

Board exams performance

Displaying the passing rates of First Time Examinees only.
Based on the results of the past 4 exams of each board exam.
Exam Passing Rates
(first timers)
Rank in Philippines
Social Workers Licensure Exam 73%
Below Average
52 of 88 schools
Mechanical Engineer Licensure Exam 66%
70 of 132 schools
Forester Licensure Exam 65%
Above Average
10 of 41 schools
Master Electrician Licensure Exam 63%
Below Average
107 of 161 schools
Electrical Engineer Licensure Exam 60%
Below Average
107 of 150 schools
Licensure Exam for Secondary Teacher 60%
Above Average
446 of 1224 schools
Agriculturist Licensure Exam 55%
13 of 171 schools
Licensure Exam for Elementary Teacher 49%
Above Average
414 of 1044 schools
Agricultural Engineer Board Exam 40%
Below Average
28 of 45 schools
Criminologists Licensure Exam 35%
Below Average
286 of 437 schools
Civil Engineering Licensure Exam 20%
179 of 209 schools


Western Philippines University
San Juan, Aborlan, Palawan, 5302 Philippines

Scholarships at Western Philippines University

I. WPU Funded

1. Barangay Officials' Dependents/SK Study Grant

2. Cultural Minorities Scholarship Program

3. Entrance/Academic Scholarship

4. University Scholarship

5. ASHS Graduates Scholarship Programs

6. Library Educational Assistantship

7. Clean and Green Assistantship

8. Athletics/Varsity Educational Assistantship

9. Performing Arts Educational Assistantship

10. WPU-PPC Cocktail Orchestra Scholrship

11. Children of WPU Personnel Scholarship

II. Externally Funded

1. Macro Asia


3. ALLOUTTE Foundation Inc. Scholarship Grant



6. Mitra Educational Aid Program (now PESAP)


8. PGMA Iskolar ng Mamamayan thru Joel T. Reyes

9. Iskolar ng Bayan thru Cong. Alvarez

10. LEAP (Cong. Alvarez)

11. Rep. Dennis V. Socrates Educational Assistance

12. Vice Gov. David Ponce de Leon Scholarship Program

13. LGU-Aborlan Scholarship Program

14. Mun. Government of Aborlan for Indigenous People

15. LGU-Quezon Scholarship Program

16. LGU-Rizal Scholarship Program

17. LGU-Culion Scholarship Program

18. LGU-Bataraza Scholarship Program

19. Fisheries Scholarship Program (FSPO by BFAR)

20. Vice Mayor T. Cruz (Busuanga) Scholarship Program

21. Mayor R. Caputilla (Quezon) Scholarship Program

22. Vice Mayor J. Ayala (Quezon) Scholarship Program

23. Mayor S.A. De Jesus Scholarship Program

24. Kgd. Dela Cruz (Quezon) Scholarship Program

25. Riotuba/Coral Bay Nickel Foundation Inc. (RTNFC/CBNC) Scholarship Program

26. Berong Nickel Corporation Scholarship Program

27. Shell-SAKA Scholarship Program

28. EMCOR Scholarship Program

29. Puerto Princesa City Scholarship Program for Indigenous People

30. Macapagal Scholarship Program


32. Youth on Agriculture and Fisheries Program

33. Palawan Electric Cooperative Inc. (PALECO)

34. Open Heart FOundation

35. AFP Scholar

36. Compassion International

37. PVAO

38. World Vision Development Foundation


40. Calamian Development Foundation Inc. Scholarship Program (CDFI)
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