6 Best universities for Development Studies in the Philippines

Below is the list of best universities in the Philippines ranked based on their research performance in Development Studies. A graph of 10.8K citations received by 804 academic papers made by 6 universities in the Philippines was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. University of the Philippines Diliman

For Development Studies

#99 in Asia
#543 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1908

2. De La Salle University

For Development Studies

#137 in Asia
#694 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1911

3. Ateneo de Manila University

For Development Studies

#174 in Asia
#806 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1859

4. Asian Institute of Management

For Development Studies

#183 in Asia
#829 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
375
Founded
1968

5. University of the Philippines Manila

For Development Studies

#317 in Asia
#1160 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1908

6. University of the Philippines Los Banos

For Development Studies

#330 in Asia
#1191 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1909

The best cities to study Development Studies in the Philippines based on the number of universities and their ranks are Quezon, Manila, Makati, and Los Banos.