University of the City of Manila: Statistics



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#6470 of 14,131 In the World
#2447 of 5,830 In Asia
#27 of 229 In the Philippines
#12 of 35 In Manila
#6361 of 6,493 For Sociology
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Acceptance rate
Highest Degree

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate13%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school and entrance examination
Academic CalendarJune to March (June - October; November-March)

We've calculated the 13% acceptance rate for University of the City of Manila based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.

Research profile

University of the City of Manila has published 175 scientific papers with 375 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Medicine, Biology, Computer Science, Political Science, Environmental Science, Psychology, Law, Engineering, and Sociology.


University of the City of Manila majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
112 / 278
98 / 214
80 / 274
Computer Science
78 / 134
Political Science
68 / 118
Environmental Science
68 / 189
67 / 44
67 / 118
63 / 165
54 / 171
51 / 54
50 / 94
50 / 125
45 / 106
44 / 120
43 / 151
40 / 183
40 / 53
Geography and Cartography
39 / 81
Development Studies
36 / 79
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
33 / 31
31 / 48
28 / 83
Quantum and Particle physics
27 / 38
27 / 103
27 / 73
25 / 89
25 / 99
24 / 69
23 / 0
Public Health
22 / 86
Social Psychology
22 / 10
Health Science
21 / 52
20 / 28
Materials Science
20 / 69
19 / 81
Organic Chemistry
19 / 113
Machine Learning
19 / 13
Cyber Security
19 / 12
18 / 119

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1998 1 1
1999 0 2
2000 0 1
2001 0 3
2002 0 3
2003 0 2
2004 1 3
2005 2 1
2006 2 1
2007 1 2
2008 0 9
2009 2 14
2010 2 8
2011 0 10
2012 1 6
2013 3 8
2014 9 6
2015 7 19
2016 2 7
2017 9 14
2018 4 12
2019 11 25
2020 6 26
2021 22 42
2022 40 62
2023 45 82
Academic rankings


The tuition table for University of the City of Manila gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Tuition Cost (per unit) Other Fees
Bachelor's Degree Php 12,000 Php 2,000 (registration fee)
Master's Degree Php 15,000 Php 2,000 (registration fee)
Doctorate Degree Php 18,000 Php 2,000 (registration fee)

Currency: Philippine Peso (Php)

The University of the City of Manila has financial aid programs.

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by University of the City of Manila.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes TBD TBD
Biology Yes TBD TBD
Business Yes TBD TBD
Chemistry Yes TBD TBD
Computer Science Yes TBD TBD
Economics Yes TBD TBD
Engineering Yes TBD TBD
Environmental Science TBD TBD TBD
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes TBD TBD
Mathematics Yes TBD TBD
Medicine Yes TBD TBD
Physics Yes TBD TBD
Psychology Yes TBD TBD
PhD Business Administration, Education

Notable alumni

  1. Isko Moreno

    Isko Moreno
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    1974-.. (age 50)

    Francisco Moreno Domagoso, also known as Isko Moreno Domagoso ( Tagalog pronunciation: [isˈkɔʔ mɔˈɾɛ.nɔ dɔ.maˈɡɔ.sɔ]) or simply Isko Moreno, is a Filipino politician, actor, host and entrepreneur who served as the 27th Mayor of Manila, the capital city of the Philippines, from 2019 to 2022. Before entering politics, Moreno first gained notability as an actor and television personality.

  2. Michael V

    Michael V
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    1969-.. (age 55)
    television actorfilm directorYouTubersingercomedian

    Beethoven Del Valle Bunagan, known professionally as Michael V. and also known as Bitoy, is a Filipino actor, comedian, and recording artist, who appears in the GMA Network show Bubble Gang and Pepito Manaloto.

  3. Aicelle Santos

    Aicelle Santos
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    1985-.. (age 39)

    Aicelle Anne Coronel Santos-Zambrano is a Filipino singer-songwriter, pianist, and actress who first emerged in the Philippine music scene as a contestant in Star in a Million. She has been known as the "First Undefeated Pinoy Pop Superstar", when she achieved eight straight wins in GMA Network's Pinoy Pop Superstar, She is an International Stage Diva who played Gigi in Miss Saigon, "Eat Bulaga's Traffic Diva", and known as the one and only "Asia's Soul Flair Songstress".

  4. Benny Abante

    Benny Abante
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    1951-.. (age 73)

    Bienvenido "Benny" Mirando Abante Jr. is a Filipino politician and Bible Baptist pastor who is currently serving as the representative of Manila's 6th district since 2019, a position he previously held from 2004 to 2010. He also served as a House Deputy Speaker from 2020 to 2022, House Minority Leader from 2019 to 2020, and a councilor of Manila from the 6th district from 1992 to 1995. He is also the senior pastor of the Metropolitan Bible Baptist Ekklesia (formerly Metropolitan Bible Baptist Church and Ministries) in Santa Ana, Manila.

  5. Ramon V. Guico III

    Ramon V. Guico III
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    1975-.. (age 49)

    Ramon “Mon-Mon” Velicaria Guico III is a Filipino politician who is the 31st and current Governor of Pangasinan since his inauguration in 2022. Prior to his governorship, he has served as representative for Pangasinan's 5th congressional district from 2019 to 2022 and as the mayor of Binalonan from 2010 to 2019.

  6. Edgar Chatto

    Edgar Chatto
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    1960-.. (age 64)

    Edgardo Migriño Chatto, more commonly known as Edgar Chatto, is a Filipino lawyer and politician who is currently the Representative of the 1st Legislative District of Bohol since 2019. He previously served in that position from 2001 to 2010.

  7. Antonio Eduardo Nachura

    Antonio Eduardo Nachura
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    1941-2022 (aged 81)

    Antonio Eduardo Bermejo Nachura was a Filipino jurist who was an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines. He took his oath of office as Associate Justice on February 7, 2007, and occupied the position until his mandatory retirement on June 13, 2011. Previously, Nachura had been Solicitor-General of the Philippines at the time his appointment to the Court was announced on January 31, 2007, by then-Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo.

University of the City of Manila faculties and divisions

College : Accountancy and Economics Accountancy, Economics
College : Architecture and Urban Planning Architecture, Town Planning
College : Engineering and Technology Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Production Engineering, Technology, Telecommunications Engineering
College : Human Development Clinical Psychology, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Psychology, Social Work, Teacher Training
College : Law Law
College : Liberal Arts Arts and Humanities, English, Filipino, Social Sciences
College : Management and Entrepreneurship Banking, Business Administration, Finance, Management, Marketing, Public Administration
College : Mass Communication Mass Communication
College : Medicine Community Health, Health Sciences, Medicine
College : Nursing Midwifery, Nursing
College : Physical Education, Recreation and Sports Parks and Recreation, Physical Education, Sports
College : Physical Therapy Physical Therapy
College : Science Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics
College : Tourism, Hotel and Travel Industry Management Hotel and Restaurant, Hotel Management, Tourism
Graduate School : Arts, Sciences and Education Arts and Humanities, Education, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Nursing, Psychology
Graduate School : Engineering Computer Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Engineering Management
Graduate School : Health Sciences Health Sciences, Nursing
Graduate School : Law Law
Graduate School : Management Business Administration, Government, Management

General information

Alternative names PLM
Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila
Founded 1965
Accreditation Association of Local Colleges and Universities - Commission on Accreditation
Motto Karunungan, Kaunlaran, Kadakilaan
Wisdom, Prosperity, Honor
Colors gold, white, blue, red, green

Location and contacts

Address Gen. Luna Corner Muralla Streets Intramuros
Manila, First District, Metro Manila, 1002
City population 1,847,000

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