About UM Global

The University of Mindanao, then the Mindanao Colleges, was founded on July 27, 1946. Being the largest private, non-sectarian university in Mindanao, it caters 40,000+ students from all parts of Mindanao. The University of Mindanao has ten branches spread over thirteen campuses in Southern Mindanao. It is currently an Autonomous Status per CEB Resolution No. 076-2009 with Category A (t) per CMO No. s. 2009 standing accredited by Commission on Higher Education (CHED).  UM is also the first academic institution in Mindanao with an institutional ISO 9001:2008 Certification. It’s Information Technology, Accountancy and Computer Engineering programs were Centers of Development (COD) and its Teacher Education, Business Administration and Criminology programs were considered as a Center of Excellence (COE) by CHED. It is the largest private university in Mindanao and hailed as the institution with the second highest number of programs accredited by PACUCOA in the country today.