University of Manila

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The University of Manila
Memb um logo.jpg
MottoPatria Scientia et Virtus
EstablishedOctober 5, 1913
TypePrivate
PresidentEmily D. Deleon, PhD
Academic staff800 including non-teaching staffs
Studentsover 9,000
LocationManila, Philippines
CampusSampaloc District, Manila
Former namesInstituto de Manila (1913-1921)
Alma Mater Song"Oh UM Forever"
ColorsGreen      and      Gold
AthleticsNAASCU
SportsBasketball
NicknameHawks
MascotHawk
AffiliationsASAIHL PACU
Websitewww.um.edu.ph
 
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The University of Manila
Memb um logo.jpg
MottoPatria Scientia et Virtus
EstablishedOctober 5, 1913
TypePrivate
PresidentEmily D. Deleon, PhD
Academic staff800 including non-teaching staffs
Studentsover 9,000
LocationManila, Philippines
CampusSampaloc District, Manila
Former namesInstituto de Manila (1913-1921)
Alma Mater Song"Oh UM Forever"
ColorsGreen      and      Gold
AthleticsNAASCU
SportsBasketball
NicknameHawks
MascotHawk
AffiliationsASAIHL PACU
Websitewww.um.edu.ph

The University of Manila (UM) (Filipino: Pamantasan ng Maynila) is a private university in the heart of Sampaloc District in Manila, Philippines. It was founded on October 5, 1913, by Apolinario G. de los Santos, Mariano V. de los Santos, Maria de los Santos, Buenaventura J. Bello and Manuel Montilla. The first three were brothers. They named their school Instituto de Manila, after the city of Manila and Apolinario G. de los Santos was elected as the first director of the school.

Its Vision and Mission Statements read:
VISION--The University of Manila strives to strengthen its resolve and commitment to academic excellence by competing with other schools, locally and internationally, using modern technology in education.
MISSION --The University of Manila aims to teach love of country, love of science, and love of virtue and to make the life for others better, brighter, lighter, and more livable.

Academics[edit]

The University of Manila offers programs in the elementary, secondary, undergraduate, and graduate levels. Its academic offerings includes the following:


Graduate Programs:

major in: Administration & Supervision Guidance & Counseling


Undergraduate Programs:

major in: Financial Management, Financial Accounting, Operation Management, Human Resource Development Management, Marketing Management, Business Management, Business Economics

major in: Political Science, History, Economics, Public Administration, English

major in: English, Filipino, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Guidance & Counseling


Short Terms Courses:


Basic Education:

International Language School[edit]

This newly erected building is a sign of UM's growth and progress as it moves towards the next millennium.

The University is the number one of the achieving the topnotchers for Criminology and it offers a Japanology class.

Campus

Emiramona Garden Hotel[edit]

UM HAWKS - University of Manila Basketball Team[edit]

The University of Manila UM Hawks won seven (7) Championship in the NAASCU League. The university was also a former member of University Athletic Association of the Philippines from 1952 to 1954.

Inter-University Relations[edit]

Affiliations[edit]

The University of Manila is an active member of the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities (PACU), Commission on Higher Education, Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL), Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation (PACUCOA), Philippine Association of Teacher Education (PAFTE), Philippine Society for Educational Research and Evaluation (PSERE), the University Belt Consortium, and the International Association of Universities.

Scholarships Offered[edit]

External links[edit]

M.V. Delos Santos Hall of the university.


Coordinates: 14°36′11″N 120°59′26″E / 14.6030°N 120.9906°E / 14.6030; 120.9906