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University of the Philippines Manila

Manila, Metro Manila


  • Type: State University

  • Entrance exam: Required (UPCAT)

  • Religious affiliation: Non-sectarian

  • Term structure: Semester

  • School year: starts in August

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:

₱ 40,000-50,000 per year

Master's degree:

₱ 8,900-33,000 per year

Doctorate degree:

₱ 42,000-52,000 per entire program

Courses Offered


Based on the Weighted Board Exams Ranking

Rank in Metro Manila 3rd out of 47 schools View
Rank in Philippines 4th out of 273 schools View

Centers of Excellence

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


Address: University of the Philippines Manila, Taft Avenue, Ermita, Manila, 1000 Metro Manila

Scholarships at UP Manila

1. Bailon Dela Rama Scholarship

2. Barangay Scholars

3. Commonwealth Foods Inc., Scholarship

4. Comprehensive Assistance and Resourse Program (CARe)

5. Rep. Juan Edgardo M. Angara Scholarship Program

6. STS Emergency Loan

7. Student Assistanship

8. Student Loan Board (SLB)

9. Students' Emergency Loan Fund (SELF)

10. The University of the Philippines Alumni Association (Singapore) Scholarship

11. The Oblation Scholarship

12. The REXPONSABLENG SCHOLAR Scholarship Program – UP

13. The Sen. Francis “KIKO” Pangilinan Scholarship Grant

14. UP Manila Foundation Student Enrollment Program
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