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Our Vision

The University of Mindanao envisions to be a leading globally engaged university creating sustainable impact in society.

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Our Mission

The University of Mindanao seeks to provide a dynamic learning environment through the highest standard of instruction, research, extension, and production in a private non-sectarian institution committed to democratizing access to education.

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Philosophy of education

Transformative education through polishing diamonds in the rough.

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Core Competencies

Quality, affordable, and open education

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Our Core Values

  • Excellence
  • Honesty and Integrity
  • Innovation
  • Teamwork

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About UM

The University of Mindanao is the largest private, non-sectarian university in Mindanao located in Davao City on the Southern Philippine island.

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Know more about our admission process and requirements and become a part of the University of Mindanao.

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The University of Mindanao also offers different scholarship grants or financial assistance to qualified and deserving students.

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Awards and Recognitions

Over the past years, the University of Mindanao has garnered multiple awards, recognitions and accreditations from different reputable institutions such as the Commission on Higher Education (CHED), Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation (PACUCOA), Philippine Technological Council (PTC), and the People Management Association of the Philippines (PMAP), among others.

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