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Level up na! CHED grants University status to San Beda


The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) has granted University status to San Beda College-Manila after complying with the necessary requirements.

In a statement, CHED Commissioner Prospero De Vera said San Beda-Manila University “is expected to contribute to nation-building by providing highly-specialized educational experiences to train experts in the various technical and disciplinal areas.”

The school is also seen to put emphasis on research and development.

San Beda-Manila is the second college to be granted University status based on CHED Memorandum Order 46 Series of 2012, after the Mapua Institute of Technology.

It is the alma mater of President Rodrigo Duterte.