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UM bags PMAP 2018 Employer of the Year Award for Mindanao

The University of Mindanao bagged the People Management Association of the Philippines (PMAP) Employer of the Year 2018 for Mindanao, a recognition of the quality managerial practices utilized by one of Mindanao’s premier universities. Held in Cagayan de Oro, the awarding ceremony was attended by UM Chief Operating Officer Gloria E. Detoya, as UM...

New MinDA PR Division chief is former UM AVP for Research

The Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) recently welcomed to its roster esteemed researcher Dr. Adrian Tamayo as its new Division Chief for Public Relations. MinDA as a government entity promotes, coordinates, and facilitates the active and extensive participation of all sectors to effect the socioeconomic development of Mindanao. Prior to working for the government, Dr....

A warm welcome for students on Freshmen Day

Newcomers to the University of Mindanao’s community can expect a warm welcome as they will be guided through the important offices, functions, and areas of the university. Expect opportunities to get to know the ins and outs of the school, its officials and faculty, and of course, get to spend the day getting to...


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The University of Mindanao was established in 1946 and is one of the oldest universities in Southern Philippines. It is a non-sectarian school offering the most number of academic programs in this part of the country.