• UM posts new batch of Mechanical Engineers

    The University of Mindanao posted  a new high of 100% passing rate for first time takers of the March 2017 Mechanical Engineer Licensure Examinations. According to the Professional Regulation Commission, examinees coming from the University of Mindanao posted an average passing rate of 50%, compared to the national average passing rate of 48. 72%. The […]

  • Finishing touches underway for UM Sports Complex

    The University of Mindanao’s ongoing construction of its sports complex located at Matina campus is getting the final touches to its facilities and is set to open within the year. So far, the 400 meter  rubberized oval track is completed and is only awaiting markings such as those found in professional track and field tracks, […]

  • UM campuses granted ISO certification 1

    In the midst of the Araw ng Dabaw celebrations last week, assessors from SGS, the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing, and certification company granted ISO certification to UM Main and several branch campuses. Information provided by Edgardo Castillo, deputy quality management representative of UM’s Quality Management Office bared that apart from UM Main, the UM […]

  • UM and IDP Education formalize partnership for IELTS DSC_0198b

    The University of Mindanao and representatives from IDP Education – Philippines inked their formal partnership for the conducting of IELTS exams at the school last March 9. IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is the world’s leading testing system for people seeking work or residence in English speaking countries, and IDP Education is the organization […]


  • UM holds investiture for Indonesian academic fellow invest1a

    In keeping with its goals of opening its doors to foreign students and faculty, the University of Mindanao welcomed its fourth foreign academic fellow in a formal investiture ceremony last March 7 at UM Matina auditorium. Prof. Clara Ignatia Tobing, from the Faculty of Law of the Universitas Bhayangkara Jakarta Raya in Indonesia will serve […]

  • UM team ready to shine in SEM Asia 2017 IMG_2922a

    After having a successful run in the Shell- Eco Marathon (SEM) Challenger Philippines last Feb. 3-5 in Pampanga, teams from the University of Mindanao College of Engineering Education are ready to showcase their entries at the international leg of the competition in Singapore. UM teams Minyang and UMyong, with their prototypes LUMAD 3.0, and diesel-powered […]

  • First IELTS exam at UM tomorrow, school also prepping for March 19 IELTS

    The University of Mindanao is set to hold its first IELTS examination tomorrow, February 16, after being certified by IDP Education – Philippines as the first educational institution partner in Mindanao. The school is on track to hold its examinations with its target batch of 40 examinees, and is officially preparing for the next batch […]

  • UM teams triumphant in Computer Science event

    Students from the University of Mindanao’s Computer Science program were triumphant in the recent CS Week Interschool Programming Competition last Friday, Jan. 13 at the Ateneo de Davao University. Contestants were a total of 16 teams from schools in the city and outside participants such as from Digos and other nearby areas. Team UM Digos […]

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