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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....

UM produces 56 new CPAs in May 2018 board exam

The University of Mindanao commends the achievement of its 56 new Certified Public Accountants who successfully passed the May 2018 CPA licensure examinations. According to the Professional Regulation Commission, UM Main campus had 28 first time exam takers who passed, and another five repeat takers; while UM Tagum recorded 11 first time takers who...

UM grads place in top spots for March 2018 LET

The University of Mindanao graduates once again earned top spots for both the Elementary and Secondary categories in the March 2018 Licensure Examination for Teachers (LET), a testament to the quality of learning from UM. For Elementary, placing at Top 5 is Honeylen Dolores  from UM Tagum (87.60%), at the Top 6 is Noel...

UM Choir prepping for July 28- 29 Tokyo International Choir Competition

The University of Mindanao’s multi-awarded choir is gearing up for the highly anticipated Tokyo International Choir Competition on July 28 and 29 in Harumi, Tokyo. The UM Chorale will be competing in the Chamber Choir and Mixed Choir categories, and will represent the Philippines along with the Miriam College Middle School Chorus and the...

UM College of Legal Education produces 13 new lawyers

The University of Mindanao’s College of Legal Education (UMCLE) proudly announces the success of its graduates who successfully hurdled the November 2017 Bar Examinations, becoming part of the 1, 724 examinees who passed the bar out of the more than 6, 000 who applied. The Philippine bar exams were held during the four Sundays...

UM inks MOA with Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, launches resource center

A new learning and resource center situated at the Learning and Information Center of the University of Mindanao was made possible through a partnership recently inked with the university and the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas. Dubbed the BSP – Knowledge Resource Center, the memorandum of understanding signed between the organizations allows for the exchange...

Exciting new programs open for SY 2018-2019

The University of Mindanao expands its roster of programs to provide more educational opportunities for college students looking to experience the signature quality, affordability, and open education of the university. The College of Architecture and Fine Arts Education will now be offering Bachelor of Science in Urban and Regional Planning, a program crafted to...

Pride of UM, Pride of the Philippines

An opportunity to meet and learn with the world’s top business developers this coming July was bagged by the only Philippine representatives to the prestigious Hult Prize 2018 in Ecuador, South America. Traversing thousands of miles and the craziness of intercontinental travel reaped rewards for Neil Anthony Jamili and Prasef Karl Andres Cortes, both...

UM stages fifth successful Mobility Day

The External Relations and International Affairs Office had its fifth successful run of the Mobility Day last March 9-10, wherein outbound and inbound exchange students share their experiences in their host country; and encourage other students to take part in the exchange programs of the university. Doubly special this year is the fact that...