Polytechnic University of the Philippines Quezon City

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Polytechnic University of the Philippines Quezon City
Polytechnic University of the Philippines Quezon City Logo.svg
Seal of the Polytechnic University of the Philippines Quezon City
Other name
  • PUP Commonwealth Campus
  • PUP Quezon City Branch
Motto Tanglaw ng Bayan
Motto in English
Light of the Nation
Type State
Established 1997 (1997)
Academic affiliation
Director Firmo A. Esguerra
Location Quezon City, Philippines
14°41′59.1868″N 121°4′55.14″E / 14.699774111°N 121.0819833°E / 14.699774111; 121.0819833Coordinates: 14°41′59.1868″N 121°4′55.14″E / 14.699774111°N 121.0819833°E / 14.699774111; 121.0819833
Campus Urban
Language Tagalog, English
Colors
  Maroon and Gold
Nickname Mighty Maroons
Sporting affiliations
Sports Basketball, Chess, Tennis, Ultimate, Volleyball
Mascot PUPOY
Website www.pup.edu.ph/quezoncity

Polytechnic University of the Philippines Quezon City (abbreviated as PUPQC; also known as PUP Commonwealth Campus) is one of the branches of the Polytechnic University of the Philippines System located in Commonwealth, Quezon City, Philippines. It was established in 1997. It confers undergraduate and diploma degrees.

History[edit]

PUPQC was established through the generosity and benevolence of Walter Rothlehner, a German church leader who donated his property in Barangay Commonwealth, Quezon City to PUP. The campus lot with an area of 1.9 hectares is donated by SIKHAY, an association led by Rev. Fr. Joel Tabora. The PUP Open University was tasked to administer and maintain the campus and its facilities.

PUPQC was formally inaugurated on July 29, 1997. Although it was in existing prior to 1997, it only started its operations and formal classes after its inauguration.

Courses Offered[edit]

Four-year Diploma Course

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration major in Human Resources Development and Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration major in Marketing Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
  • bachelor's in Business Teacher Education major in Information Technology
  • bachelor's in Business Teacher Education major in Technology and Livelihood Education
  • Bachelor of Science in Entrepreneurship
  • Bachelor of Science in Entrepreneurial Management

Three-year Diploma Course

  • Diploma in Office Management Technology
  • Diploma in Information Communication Technology

Graduate programs

  • Master of Educational Management, MEM (Distance Learning Mode)
  • Master of Public Administration, MPA
  • Master of Science in Information Technology, MSIT (Distance Learning Mode)

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