About the University of the Philippines – Diliman
The Philippines draw fewer visitors than other parts of Southeast Asia, but the country is in many ways an ideal destination for studying abroad. The University of the Philippines is widely regarded as the nation’s premier university, and Diliman is the flagship campus, with an extensive selection of highly respected academic programs. Courses are taught in English, so World Endeavors students can easily continue their course of study while connecting with students from the Philippines and around the world. The university is located on a hill overlooking Quezon City, part of the Metro Manila urban area. Students have access to all the conveniences, sights, and events of the capital city while living on a green and beautiful campus with plentiful outdoor space. Studying at UP – Diliman is an opportunity for students to experience one of the most diverse and unique countries in Southeast Asia while getting a new perspective on their studies.
Who Chooses this Program?
The University of the Philippines is a great fit for students who want a wide range of course options and the chance to travel. Some students choose to study here to reconnect with their Filipino heritage. The high academic caliber and unique personality of this university mean it has something to teach students from all backgrounds and academic disciplines. Studying at UP – Diliman is also one of the most affordable choices students can make for their experience abroad. In any study-abroad program, the most successful students are open-minded and excited about experiencing a new culture and lifestyle.
The housing we were provided was the BEST hands down!
-Dara, Study in Philippines