University of Batangas

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University of Batangas
Motto "University of Choice, University of Future"
Type Private university
Established April 28, 1946, Converted to University of Batangas on November 9, 1996
Founders Rev. Fr. Vicente Catapang, Atty. Jesus Arguelles, Mr. Juan Y. Javier, Mayor Roman Perez, Atty. Francisco Perez, Atty. Pablo Umali
President Dr. Hernando B. Perez
Location Province of Batangas
(Batangas City and Lipa City),

Coordinates: 13°45′50.18″N 121°03′35.25″E / 13.7639389°N 121.0597917°E / 13.7639389; 121.0597917
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, and Service to Fellowmen
Colors Maroon and Gold         
Nickname Brahman
Affiliations LEVEL III PACUCOA ACCREDITED & CHED (Commission on Higher Education) AUTONOMOUS STATUS

The University of Batangas or UB, (formerly known as the 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 Batangas campus, which houses the Colleges, Highschool Department and Administrative offices of the university is located in Hilltop, Batangas City; while the pre-elementary and elementary departments are in the Downtown campus along M.H.del Pilar Street, beside the City Library near the Batangas Basilica. The university's Pallocan East campus is the site of the Waldorf School International, and the newest addition is the Lipa City Campus, which is located in Marawoy, Lipa City, Batangas.

University of Batangas Batangas City Colleges[edit]

  • College of Allied Medical Sciences
  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • College of Business and Accountancy
  • College of Education
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Law
  • College of Nursing and Midwifery
  • College of Tourism and Hospitality Management
  • Graduate Studies
  • Technical Education Department

University of Batangas Lipa Campus Programs Offered[edit]

  • Juris Doctor
  • Bachelor of Arts in Legal Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology
  • Bachelor of Elementary Education
  • Bachelor of Secondary Education
  • Bachelor of Science in Accountancy
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
  * Major in Accounting Management
  * Major in Business Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Criminology
  • Bachelor of Science in International

Hospitality Management (Ladderized Curriculum)

  • Bachelor of Science in Tourism Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering

Academic Secondary Course

  • K to 12 Basic Education Curriculum
  • Junior High School (Grades 7 - 10)
  • Senior High School (Grades 11 - 12)


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