University of Batangas

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Coordinates: 13°45′50.18″N 121°03′35.25″E / 13.7639389°N 121.0597917°E / 13.7639389; 121.0597917

University of Batangas
Pamantasan ng Batangas
The Official Seal of the University of Batangas
Motto Undeniably the Best!
Established April 28, 1946
Type Private university
Location Province of Batangas
(Batangas City · Lipa City),
Campus Hilltop, Batangas City; M.H. Del Pilar St., Batangas City; Pallocan East/West, Batangas City & Lipa City
Philosophy Faith in God... Love of Wisdom... Service to Fellowmen
Colors maroon and gold         
Nickname BRAHMAN
Mascot Brahman
Affiliations LEVEL III PACUCOA ACCREDITED & CHED (Commission on Higher Education) AUTONOMOUS STATUS

The University of Batangas or UB, the former Western Philippine College is a private university located in Batangas City, Philippines. Established in 1946, the university currently offers pre-elementary, elementary, high school, undergraduate and graduate studies and law. It has five campuses throughout the province and is ISO certified by AJA. It has been awarded by PACUCOA as having the 3rd most number of accredited programs in the country. The University of Batangas is recognized by CHED as a Center of Excellence in Teacher Education and as a Center of Development in Business Administration. It has also been recognized by PRC as a consistent top performer in engineering education nationwide. UB remains as a partner of DepEd in the training for K12 Teachers in the province of Batangas.


The university has four campuses in the Batangas Province. The main site, which houses the Colleges, Highschool Department and Administrative offices of the university is located in Hilltop Campus, while the pre-elementary and elementary departments are in the Downtown campus along M.H.del Pilar Street, beside the City Library and almost across the Batangas Basilica. The university also has its Pallocan East campus as site of the Waldorf School International and the newest addition is the Lipa City Campus, which is located in Marawoy,Lipa City,Batangas.


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