Visayas State University: Statistics

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#5496 of 14,131 In the World
#2003 of 5,830 In Asia
#12 of 229 In the Philippines
#1366 of 2,165 For Forestry
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
82%
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Website
vsu.edu.ph

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate82%
Admissions RequirementsApplication form for admission; original copy of form 138; 6 photos; copy of birth certificate authentified by NSO
Academic CalendarSemesters

We've calculated the 82% acceptance rate for Visayas State University 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

Visayas State University has published 911 scientific papers with 5,823 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Environmental Science, Biology, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Ecology, Chemistry, Medicine, Geography and Cartography, Engineering, Geology, and Agricultural Science.

Publications
911
Citations
5,823

Visayas State University majors

by publication & citation count

Environmental Science
667 / 4,818
Biology
654 / 4,027
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
486 / 3,365
Ecology
472 / 3,527
Chemistry
372 / 2,270
Medicine
354 / 3,122
Geography and Cartography
349 / 2,858
Engineering
339 / 2,358
Geology
327 / 2,405
Agricultural Science
312 / 1,850
Botany
292 / 1,767
Physics
259 / 2,093
Sociology
242 / 1,098
Political Science
223 / 1,749
History
212 / 1,781
Law
209 / 1,636
Organic Chemistry
206 / 1,318
Mathematics
205 / 856
Archaeology
205 / 1,777
Paleontology
201 / 1,432
Biochemistry
195 / 1,307
Horticulture
195 / 1,304
Computer Science
194 / 888
Philosophy
192 / 605
Economics
191 / 1,662
Psychology
178 / 1,748
Genetics
166 / 1,214
Business
157 / 1,438
Statistics
156 / 784
Pathology
148 / 1,277
Forestry
145 / 1,004
Materials Science
134 / 930
Development Studies
124 / 1,324
Quantum and Particle physics
108 / 918
Linguistics
106 / 237
Nutrition and Food Science
104 / 552
Metallurgical Engineering
86 / 618
Public Health
85 / 673
Demography
82 / 663
Oceanography
82 / 467

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 2 4
1991 3 5
1992 1 2
1993 3 9
1994 4 10
1995 4 14
1996 3 20
1997 1 23
1998 4 24
1999 5 24
2000 6 31
2001 4 34
2002 2 38
2003 4 36
2004 4 56
2005 16 62
2006 11 47
2007 26 64
2008 22 87
2009 14 106
2010 13 125
2011 13 131
2012 15 139
2013 17 156
2014 45 192
2015 36 232
2016 40 210
2017 73 221
2018 71 291
2019 93 335
2020 116 483
2021 113 956
2022 95 1185
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 Visayas State University.

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 No
Chemistry Yes Yes Yes
Computer Science Yes Yes No
Economics Yes Yes No
Engineering Yes Yes Yes
Environmental Science Yes Yes Yes
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes No
Mathematics Yes Yes Yes
Medicine No No No
Physics Yes Yes Yes
Psychology Yes Yes No
PhD Agricultural Education, Entomology, Horticulture, Plant Pathology, Veterinary Science

Notable alumni

  1. Jonas Cortes

    Jonas Cortes
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1966-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Jonas Cabungcal Cortes is a Filipino politician serving as the Mayor of Mandaue City since 2019, a position he previously held from 2007 to 2016. He previously served as representative of the sixth district of Cebu from 2016 to 2019.

Visayas State University faculties and divisions

Campus : Alang-Alang Agricultural Education, Agricultural Engineering, Agriculture, Education, Environmental Management, Mathematics Education, Primary Education, Secondary Education
Campus : Isabel Agricultural Business, Art Education, Computer Engineering, Education, Home Economics, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Music Education, Physical Education, Primary Education, Secondary Education, Technology Education
Campus : Open University Biotechnology, Civil Engineering, Economics, Home Economics, Hotel and Restaurant, Hotel Management, Nursing, Tourism
Campus : Tolosa Education, Fishery, Primary Education, Secondary Education
Campus : Villaba Agricultural Engineering, Agriculture, Crop Production, Education, English, Foreign Languages Education, Home Economics Education, Mathematics Education, Primary Education, Science Education, Secondary Education, Technology Education, Zoology
College : Agriculture Agriculture, Agronomy, Communication Studies, Food Science, Food Technology, Horticulture, Pest Management, Soil Science, Zoology
College : Arts and Science Applied Chemistry, Arts and Humanities, Behavioural Sciences, Biological and Life Sciences, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics
College : Education Agricultural Management, Art Education, Biology, Chemistry, Education, Health Education, Mathematics Education, Music Education, Physical Education, Primary Education, Rural Planning, Science Education, Secondary Education
College : Engineering and Agri-Industries Agricultural Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Engineering, Geological Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
College : Forestry and Natural Resources Environmental Management, Forest Products, Forestry, Natural Resources, Wildlife
College : Management and Economics Accountancy, Agricultural Business, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Management, Business Administration, Farm Management, Food Science, Home Economics, Hotel and Restaurant, Hotel Management, Management, Tourism, Zoology
College : Nursing Nursing
College : Veterinary Medicine Veterinary Science
Institute : Human Kinetics Dance, Parks and Recreation, Physical Education, Sports
School : Graduate Agricultural Business, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Education, Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural Management, Agronomy, Animal Husbandry, Biology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Communication Studies, Development Studies, Education, English, Entomology, Food Science, Food Technology, Foreign Languages Education, Home Economics, Horticulture, Management, Mathematics Education, Modern Languages, Physical Education, Physics, Plant and Crop Protection, Plant Pathology, Rural Planning, Rural Studies, Social Sciences, Soil Science, Tropical Agriculture, Zoology

General information

Alternative names VSU
Founded 1924
Motto Search for Truth
Colors gold, green, brown, blue

Location and contacts

Address Brgy. Visca
Baybay, Leyte, 6521
Philippines
City population 112,000

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