University of the Cordilleras Rankings

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Ranking Category
#10110 of 14,131 In the World
#4059 of 5,830 In Asia
#109 of 229 In the Philippines
#4 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 the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete 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 RequirementsCompetitive admission


The tuition table for University of the Cordilleras 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 semester)
Bachelor of Science in Accountancy Php 25,000
Bachelor of Science in Architecture Php 30,000
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering Php 25,000
Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering Php 25,000
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology Php 20,000
Bachelor of Science in Criminology Php 20,000
Bachelor of Science in Education Php 20,000
Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management Php 20,000
Bachelor of Science in Nursing Php 30,000
Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy Php 30,000
Bachelor of Science in Psychology Php 20,000
Bachelor of Science in Tourism Management Php 20,000

The currency used is Philippine Peso (Php)

The University of the Cordilleras 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 Cordilleras.

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 No No No
Business Yes Yes TBD
Chemistry No No No
Computer Science Yes Yes TBD
Economics No No No
Engineering Yes TBD TBD
Environmental Science No No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes TBD
Mathematics Yes TBD TBD
Medicine Yes Yes TBD
Physics No No No
Psychology Yes Yes TBD
PhD Business Administration, Educational Administration, Information Technology, Management, Modern Languages

Notable alumni

  1. Eduard Folayang

    Eduard Folayang
    Born in
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    1984-.. (age 40)
    mixed martial arts fighterThai boxerboxer

    Eduard Ayangwa Folayang is a Filipino mixed martial artist and wushu practitioner who fights in ONE Championship, where he is a two-time ONE Lightweight World Champion. He also competed for Universal Reality Combat Championship, where he was the last welterweight champion.

  2. Kevin Belingon

    Kevin Belingon
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    1987-.. (age 37)
    mixed martial arts fighter

    Kevin Indunan Belingon is a Filipino mixed martial artist. He competed mostly with ONE Championship, where he was the former ONE Bantamweight World Champion and Universal Reality Combat Championship (URCC) Flyweight Champion.

  3. Mauricio Domogan

    Mauricio Domogan
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    1946-.. (age 78)

    Mauricio "Morris" Gamsao Domogan is a Filipino lawyer and politician and is the longest serving mayor of the city of Baguio. A member of the Lakas Kampi CMD party, Domogan served three terms as mayor of Baguio, initially as acting mayor from July to October 1992, and officially as the new mayor in October 1992 after succeeding the mayoralty post from Ramon Labo after he was disqualified due to his citizenship status, until 2001, and again from 2010 to 2019.

  4. Mark Sangiao

    Mark Sangiao
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    1979-.. (age 45)
    mixed martial arts fighter

    Marquez Tacio Sangiao professionally known as Mark Sangiao, is a Filipino martial arts coach and former professional mixed martial artist. His students include fighters such as Stephen Loman, Joshua Pacio, Eduard Folayang, Honorio Banario, Geje Eustaquio, Kevin Belingon, Danny Kingad, and his son, Jhanlo Mark Sangiao. Sangiao is the founder of Team Lakay in 2003.

  5. Janet Abuel

    Janet Abuel
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    1971-.. (age 53)
    Enrolled in the University of the Cordilleras
    1994-1998 graduated with Bachelor of Laws
    politicianlawyercertified public accountant

    Janet Braganza Abuel is a Filipino lawyer, accountant and public servant who, from March to August 2019, served as acting secretary of the Department of Budget and Management in the Duterte administration following the appointment of former-Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP).

University of the Cordilleras faculties and divisions

College : Accountancy Accountancy
College : Arts and Sciences Communication Studies, English, Political Sciences, Psychology
College : Business Administration Business Administration
College : Criminal Justice Education Criminology
College : Engineering and Architecture Architecture, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Sanitary Engineering
College : Hospitality and Tourism Management Management, Tourism
College : Information Technology and Computer Science Computer Science, Information Technology
College : Nursing Midwifery, Nursing
College : Teacher Education Primary Education, Secondary Education

General information

Alternative names UC
Founded 1946
Motto A moral compass to guide the lives of our students
Colors green, white

Location and contacts

Address Governor Pack Road
Baguio City, Benguet, 2600
City population 366,000

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