University of the Philippines Los Banos: Statistics

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#2861 of 14,131 In the World
#897 of 5,830 In Asia
#5 of 229 In the Philippines
#302 of 1,019 For Agricultural Engineering
Top50% For 33 other topics
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
13%
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
uplb.edu.ph
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate13%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school and entrance examination
Academic CalendarJune to March (June - October; November-March). Also Summer Session (April-May)

We've calculated the 13% acceptance rate for University of the Philippines Los Banos 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 Philippines Los Banos has published 3,919 scientific papers with 50,034 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Biology, Environmental Science, Ecology, Chemistry, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Engineering, Geography and Cartography, Geology, Medicine, and Botany.

Publications
3,919
Citations
50,034

University of the Philippines Los Banos majors

by publication & citation count

Biology
3,142 / 42,884
Environmental Science
3,014 / 42,151
Ecology
2,244 / 33,235
Chemistry
2,045 / 28,727
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,742 / 20,827
Engineering
1,673 / 23,370
Geography and Cartography
1,535 / 23,539
Geology
1,507 / 19,582
Medicine
1,407 / 18,267
Botany
1,270 / 16,520
Biochemistry
1,266 / 21,481
Physics
1,262 / 18,174
Genetics
1,193 / 17,739
Agricultural Science
1,188 / 17,426
Organic Chemistry
1,080 / 15,340
Paleontology
978 / 12,089
History
911 / 10,671
Archaeology
879 / 10,573
Computer Science
877 / 10,049
Sociology
826 / 9,743
Horticulture
774 / 11,144
Materials Science
747 / 10,848
Political Science
740 / 5,035
Law
703 / 4,863
Economics
668 / 4,769
Quantum and Particle physics
641 / 7,922
Environmental Management
621 / 13,302
Business
569 / 5,853
Philosophy
504 / 2,888
Pathology
502 / 3,738
Forestry
492 / 6,110
Mathematics
492 / 3,461
Oceanography
490 / 5,888
Nutrition and Food Science
489 / 7,440
Public Health
463 / 7,858
Demography
436 / 7,736
Zoology
414 / 4,740
Psychology
393 / 4,277
Metallurgical Engineering
386 / 4,772
Statistics
384 / 2,934

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 20 53
1991 21 74
1992 16 90
1993 21 95
1994 26 95
1995 21 131
1996 21 138
1997 29 139
1998 25 162
1999 27 229
2000 32 232
2001 35 240
2002 35 299
2003 36 338
2004 30 365
2005 42 475
2006 35 534
2007 49 714
2008 58 783
2009 66 874
2010 74 1054
2011 93 1382
2012 106 1484
2013 105 1741
2014 131 1930
2015 222 2080
2016 221 2238
2017 271 2487
2018 275 2771
2019 331 3689
2020 353 4702
2021 416 6906
2022 393 7357
Academic rankings

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 Philippines Los Banos.

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 No No No
Biology Yes Yes Yes
Business Yes Yes Yes
Chemistry Yes Yes Yes
Computer Science Yes Yes Yes
Economics Yes Yes Yes
Engineering Yes Yes Yes
Environmental Science Yes Yes Yes
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes Yes
Mathematics Yes Yes Yes
Medicine No No No
Physics Yes Yes Yes
Psychology Yes Yes Yes

University of the Philippines Los Banos alumni

  1. Ariella Arida

    Ariella Arida
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1988-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    modelbeauty pageant contestant
    Biography

    Ariella Hernandez Arida, also known as Ara Arida, is a Filipino actress, model, and beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss Universe Philippines 2013. She represented the Philippines at the Miss Universe 2013 competition and placed 3rd Runner-Up.

  2. Jerrold Tarog

    Jerrold Tarog
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1977-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriter
    Biography

    Jerrold Viacrucis Tarog is a Filipino film director, screenwriter, producer, editor, and composer. He is best known for directing Heneral Luna (2015), Bliss (2017) and Goyo: The Boy General (2018). His first feature film was the independently-produced Confessional (2007), followed by Mangatyanan (2009) and Sana Dati (2013). He directed segments for the Shake, Rattle & Roll horror series.

  3. Abigail Binay

    Abigail Binay
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1975-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    lawyerpolitician
    Biography

    Mar-len Abigail "Abby" Sombillo Binay-Campos is a Filipina lawyer and politician who has been the Mayor of Makati since 2016. She formerly served in the Congress as Representative of Makati's 2nd District from 2007 to 2016, when she was replaced by her husband, Luis Campos. She is also the daughter of former Vice President Jejomar Binay.

  4. Ramon Barba

    Ramon Barba
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1939-2021 (aged 82)
    Occupations
    horticulturist
    Biography

    Ramon Cabanos Barba was a Filipino inventor and horticulturist best known for inventing a way to induce more flowers in mango trees using ethrel and potassium nitrate. Barba was proclaimed a National Scientist of the Philippines in June 2014.

All 23 notable alumni

University of the Philippines Los Banos faculties and divisions

Centre : National Crop Crop Production
College : Agriculture Agriculture, Applied Chemistry, Biotechnology, Entomology, Food Technology, Horticulture
College : Arts and Sciences Arts and Humanities, Biological and Life Sciences, Chemistry, Computer Science, Environmental Studies, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Physical Therapy, Physics, Social Sciences
College : Economics and Management Economics, Management
College : Engineering and Agro-Industrial Technology Agricultural Equipment, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Meteorology, Production Engineering, Soil Science, Water Science
College : Forestry Forestry
College : Human Ecology Development Studies, Environmental Studies, Family Studies, Nutrition, Social Studies
College : Veterinary Science Veterinary Science
Institute : Biotechnology Biotechnology
Institute : Chemistry Chemistry
Institute : Forest Conservation Forest Management
Institute : Plant Breeding Botany
Research Division : Agrarian Studies Agriculture
Research Division : Animal Husbandry Animal Husbandry
Research Division : Biological Sciences Biological and Life Sciences
Research Division : Computer Science Computer Science
Research Division : Dairy Dairy
Research Division : Development Communication Development Studies
Research Division : Environmental Science and Management Environmental Management
Research Division : Food Science and Technology Food Technology
Research Division : Human Nutrition and Food Food Science, Nutrition
Research Division : Management Management
Research Division : Mathematical Sciences and Physics Mathematics, Physics

General information

Alternative names UPLB
University of the Philippines Los Baños
Founded 1909
Motto Honor and Excellence
Colors maroon, forest green

Location and contacts

Address College
Los Baños, Laguna, 4031
Philippines
City population 115,000

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