Mapúa University is the Philippines’ premier engineering and technological university. This top Asian university entered the prestigious Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) Asia University Rankings for 2019. It is a QS-rated university, obtaining a 3-star overall rating for excellence and 5-star rating in the categories of employability, facilities, and social responsibility. It has also been recognized by Times Higher Education (THE) for its social and economic impact, placing in the Partnership for the Goals category of the inaugural THE University Impact Rankings.

Envisioning itself to be among the best universities in the world, Mapúa unceasingly fosters its tradition of excellence in engineering and sciences, architecture and design, information technology, business and management, media studies, and social sciences education. It provides students a learning environment that will make them globally competitive, engaging in economically viable research, development, and innovation to provide state-of-the-art solutions to problems of industries and communities.

The University is the first school in Southeast Asia to obtain accreditation from the United States-based ABET ( and has the most number (14) of accredited engineering and computing programs in a single campus in the Philippines. It also has the most number of engineering programs (Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Environmental and Sanitary Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering; Information Technology) recognized as Centers of Excellence by the Philippine Commission Higher on Education.

Mapúa has been granted ISO certification on environmental management systems (ISO 14001:2015), testifying its dedication in reducing its carbon footprint, and has upgraded its ISO certification on quality management systems (ISO 9001:2008 to 9001:2015), demonstrating its processes and management systems’ adherence to international standards.

It has utilized digital technologies for learning and instruction, particularly Blackboard Learn, its learning management system, and Blackboard Collaborate, a video conferencing tool. Through these resources, Mapúa has conducted synchronous online lectures, dubbed as Digital Days, and has offered a set of online courses, also known as Digital Rush.

The University’s strong academic foundation ensures its graduates are of high caliber taking lead roles in the global arena. To date, it has produced more than 360 topnotchers across 11 of national professional licensure examinations since 2000. Its students are also prepared for the world of practice through their exposure to international on-the-job trainings, and research and development undertakings, which are achieved through the University’s continuous forming of international linkages with prestigious companies and universities.

Continuing its efforts to bolster the University’s world-class quality of education, Mapúa has strategized an advancement of its game plan envisioning itself as a digital, research-driven, outcomes-based, international domain (DROID) in response to globalization and the explosion of knowledge.

Here are the undergraduate courses it offers.

Intramuros Campus

School of Architecture, Industrial Design, and the Built Environment
Industrial Design
Interior Design

School of Chemical, Biological, and Materials Engineering and Sciences
Biological Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering

Dual Degree Programs

BS Chemical Engineering-Chemistry
BS Materials Science and Engineering-Physics
BS Materials Science and Engineering-Electronics Engineering

Joint Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree Programs

BS-MS Biological Engineering
BS-MS Chemical Engineering
BS-MS Chemistry
BS-MS Materials Science and Engineering
BS Chemical Engineering – MS Environmental Engineering
BS Chemical Engineering-Chemistry – MS Chemistry

School of Civil, Environmental, and Geological Engineering
Civil Engineering
Construction Engineering and Management
Environmental and Sanitary Engineering

Double Degree Programs

Civil Engineering and Environmental and Sanitary Engineering
Geological Science and Engineering

School of Electrical, Electronics, and Computer Engineering
Computer Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Electronics Engineering

School of Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management
Industrial Engineering
Service Engineering and Management

School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

School of Media Studies
Advertising Design
Broadcast Media
Digital Film
Digital Journalism
Multimedia Arts

School of Social Sciences and Education
Educational Technology
AB Psychology
BS Psychology

Department of Arts and Letters
Technical Communication

Department of Mathematics
Statistics (with Specialization in Data Analytics)

Department of Physics

Double Degree Programs

BS Physics-Electronics Engineering
BS Physics-Electrical Engineering
BS Physics-Materials Science and Engineering

Makati Annex

School of Information Technology
Computer Science
Information Systems
Information Technology
Entertainment and Multimedia Computing

Joint Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree Programs

BS-MS Computer Science
BS Information Technology – Master in Information Technology

E.T. Yuchengco School of Business and Management
Business Administration

Joint Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree Programs

BS Accountancy – Master in Business Analytics
BS Business Administration – Master in Business Analytics