UM Chorale triumphant at international meet

The University of Mindanao Chorale emerged triumphant in the 13th Busan Choral Festival and Competition Grand Prix last Sept. 9. Held in Busan, South Korea, the UM chorale took home the awards for Classical Mixed and Folksong categories, nailing the grand prize of $20,000. This is another feather in the hat of the UM...

Learning and Growing Together through Externship

Students and faculty were able to learn about the programs and work environment of several industry partners last Wednesday , Aug.30 during the Externship Culmination and Career Expo held at the UM Matina campus Auditorium. Among the University of Mindanao’s trusted industry partners include NCCC Group of Companies, DecoArts Davao, the National Grid Corporation...

Externship Culmination Tomorrow

Participants of the pilot launch of the externship program of the University of Mindanao will share their experiences of being in the workplace tomorrow, August 30 at the UM Matina Auditorium. The externship program was launched last April under the External Relations and International Affairs Office as a way to expose students early on...

Board exam placers receive incentives

  Recent board exam placers in their respective professions Marion Lyndon Demaisip and Sweetzel Correos  received their cash incentives from the University of Mindanao last Monday, Aug. 14 for their achievement. Demaisip placed fourth in the June 2017 Architect Licensure Examination, while Correos placed fifth in the July 2017 Social Worker Licensure.    ...

Improved Wifi connections at Matina campus

In continuing to improve the learning experience of its students, the University of Mindanao recently launched new WiFi connections accessible in major convergence spots at the Matina campus. The WiFi points can be accessed at the DPT building lobby, GET building lobby, Social Hall, BE building’s ground floor, the Hotel and Restaurant Management area,...

UM stude among Top 5 in July 2017 Social Worker Licensure Exams

The University of Mindanao’s Sweetzel V. Correos placed fifth in the July 2017 Social Worker Licensure Examination with a score of 84.50, joining the numerous topnotchers and top placers of the university for this year. The University of Mindanao passing rate for first time takers registered at 86.18%, with the overall passing rate at...

Successful 71st Foundation Day Celebration

It was another successful event of food, fun, dancing, and prizes among University of Mindanao employees as everyone gathered last July 28 for the 71st Founding Anniversary celebration at the UM gym in Embassy campus. Participants arrived in their best white attire amid a backdrop of military-inspired decoration, centering on the theme: “Together, For...

University of Mindanao joins University Fair 2017

  The University of Mindanao promoted its programs in the basic education and college levels in the University Fair 2017, along with other Davao-based colleges at the SM Annex Davao. The UM  booth showcased its commitment to continually providing quality, affordable,  and open education in the basic education, college, and graduate school levels; evident...

College of Engineering Education receives PTC Accreditation Certificates

The College of Engineering Education of recently received their certificates of accreditation from the Philippine Technological Council (PTC) for its Mechanical Engineering, Computer Engineering, and Electrical Engineering programs. The PTC is composed of engineering organizations in the country and its Accreditation and Certification Board for Engineering and Technology – Engineering Accreditation Commission (ACBET- EAC)...