top General Information


Street:Main Administration Building, UPV Miagao Campus



Post Code:5023


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Also Colleges in Cebu and in Tacloban

Institution Funding



Founded 1947. Acquired present status 1979. An autonomous unit of the University of the Philippines System. It has 4 campuses.

Academic Year

June to March (June-October and November-March); Summer session (April-May)

Admission Requirements

Must qualify in the University of the Philippines College Admission Test(UPCAT); must have graduated from an accredited high school



Religious Affiliation


Student Body


top Officers

Head : Glenn D. Aguilar

Job title:Chancellor

top Divisions

College : Arts and Science

Fields of study:Applied Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Development Studies, Economics, History, Literature, Mathematics, Media Studies, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Health, Sociology, Statistics

College : Fisheries and Ocean Sciences

Fields of study:Aquaculture, Fishery, Marine Science and Oceanography

College : Management

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Management, Marketing

Research Division : Central Visayas Studies

More details:Cebu City Campus

Research Division : Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

Fields of study:Biology, Biotechnology

Research Division : Leyte-Samar Heritage

Fields of study:Regional Studies

More details:Tacloban City Campus

Research Division : West Visayan Studies

Fields of study:Regional Studies

More details:Iloilo City Campus

School : Graduate

Fields of study:Aquaculture, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Educational and Student Counselling, English, Filipino, Fishery, Foreign Languages Education, Literacy Education, Management, Marine Biology, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mathematics Education, Microbiology, Native Language Education, Physics, Regional Planning, Social Sciences, Town Planning

School : Technology

Fields of study:Chemical Engineering, Food Technology, Technology

top Degrees

Certificate/ Diploma

Bachelor's Degree

Master's Degree

Fields of study:Aquaculture, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biology, Chemistry, English, Environmental Studies, Filipino, Fishery, Marine Biology, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mathematics, Microbiology, Physics, Psychology, Regional Planning, Science Education, Town Planning


Fields of study:Fishery

top Academic Periodicals


DANYAG: the UPV Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences

Research Training Centres and Facilities

UPV Journal of Natural Sciences

Main Press

UP Press

Updated on 01-04-2011