University of the Cordilleras Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#10009 of 14,131 In the World
#3979 of 5,830 In Asia
#96 of 229 In the Philippines
#3 of 4 In Baguio

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Highest Degree
Acceptance rate

* The University of the Cordilleras is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Academic CalendarTrimesters
Full time employee450
Student:staff ratio28:1


Local students $500$1,750
International students $1,750

The University of the Cordilleras has financial aid programs.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences ++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics ++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +
Engineering | IT ++
Maths | Natural Sciences +++
PhD Business Administration, Educational Administration, Information Technology, Management, Modern Languages

Notable alumni

  1. Janet Abuel

    Janet Abuel
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Enrolled in the University of the Cordilleras
    1994-1998 graduated with Bachelor of Laws
    lawyercertified national public accountantpolitician

    Janet Braganza Abuel is a Filipino lawyer, accountant and public servant who, on March to August 2019, was acting secretary of the Department of Budget and Management following the appointment of former-Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas.

General info

Alternative names UC
Founded 1946
Accreditation Commission on Higher Education of the Philippines
Motto A moral compass to guide the lives of our students
Colors green, white
Academic structure College of Law
College of Accountancy
College of Arts and Sciences
College of Business Administration
College of Criminal Justice Education
College of Engineering and Architecture
College of Hospitality and Tourism Management
College of Information Technology and Computer Science
College of Nursing
College of Teacher Education
Grade School and High School
Affiliations and memberships Association of Universities of Asia and the Pacific (AUAP)
Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities (PACU)
Philippine Association of Engineering Schools (PAES)

Location and Contacts

Address Governor Park Road
Baguio City, Cordillera Administrative Region, 2600
City population 366,000
Phone +63 (74) 442 3316
Fax +63 (74) 442 6268

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