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Northwest Samar State University - Calbayog City

Calbayog City, Samar, Eastern Visayas


  • Type: State University

  • Entrance exam: Required

  • Religious affiliation: Non-sectarian

  • Term structure: Semester

Tuition Fees

Included in the Free Tuition Law

This school is included under the "Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Education" law that passed in 2017.

The law covers students enrolled in State and Local universities/colleges in Bachelors and Certificate programs.

Under the Law students in accredited State and Local universities/colleges will not pay any tuition fees or misc fee.

The Law covers only first time students (students who don't already have a college degree).

However, the full implementation of this law is not clear yet.

Bachelor's degree:

₱ 8,000-10,000 per year

Master's degree:

₱ 4,500-6,000 per year

Courses Offered


Based on the Weighted Board Exams Ranking

Rank in Samar 3rd out of 3 schools View
Rank in Eastern Visayas 9th out of 9 schools View
Rank in Philippines 225 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
Electronics Technicians Board Exam 76% Below Average 97 of 155 schools
Licensure Exam for Elementary Teacher 64% Very Good 190 of 1044 schools
Electrical Engineer Licensure Exam 55% Below Average 113 of 151 schools
Civil Engineering Licensure Exam 39% Below Average 138 of 208 schools
Electronics Engineer (ECE) Licensure Exam 37% Above Average 74 of 165 schools
Master Plumber Licensure Exam 12% Poor 114 of 127 schools


Address: Northwest Samar State University - Calbayog City, Rueda St., Calbayog City 6710 Samar Philipines