PHILIPPINES  Ateneo de Manila University

Institution Name Ateneo de Manila University
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic Year of Founding 1859
Street Katipunan Avenue, , Loyola Heights City Quezon City
State Manila Postal Code 1108
Country Philippines
Telephone 63 2 426 6001 Fax 63 2 426 6096
Email Website

Head of Institution Fr. Jose Ramon T. Villarin, S.J. Position President
Address Office of the President, Xavier Hall, Ateneo de Manila University, Katipunan Ave., Loyola Heights, Quezon City
Telephone 63 2 426 6001 local 4002 Fax 63 2 426 6079

Areas of Strength

Social Sciences, Arts, Business, Sciences, Social Entrepreneurship, Service Learning

Name of Office Office of International Programs
Head Ma. Mercedes T. Rodrigo, Ph.D. Position Director
Address Office of International Relations, Bellarmine Hall, Ateneo de Manila University, Katipunan Ave., Loyola Heights, Quezon City
Telephone 63 2 426 6001 local 4036-38 Fax 63 2 426 5907

Student Population

Undergraduate  8349











Attach list of undergraduate programs Indicate those taught in English.

Attach list of graduate programs. Indicate those taught in English.

Faculties / Schools / Colleges (e.g. School of Sciences)

John Gokongwei-School of Management, School of Humanities, School of Science and Engineering, School of Social Sciences, School of Government, Graduate School of Busines, Law School, School of Medicine and Public Health

Research Institutes

Office of the Dean for Research and Creative Work, Ateneo Center for Organization Research and Development, Ateneo Center for Psychological and Educational Assessment, Ateneo Research Network for Development, Philippines-Australia Studies Network, Institute of Philippine Culture, Ateneo Center for Asian Studies, Ateneo Language Learning Center, Ateneo Center for English Language Teaching, Ateneo Center for Economics Research and Development, Ateneo Library for Women's Writing, Ateneo Teacher Center, Center for Communications Research and Training, Human Resource Center, Center for Social Policy and Public Affairs, Center for Community Services


Philippine Studies, Kritika Kultura, Asian Perspectives in the Arts and Humanities, Budhi: A Journal of Ideas and Culture, Journal of Social Transformation,

Mission Statement

Ateneo de Manila University Vision-Mission Statement

As a University, the Ateneo de Manila seek to preserve, extend, and communicate truth and apply it to human development and the preservation of the enviroment.

As a Filipino University, the Ateneo de Manila seeks to identify and enrich Philippine culture and make its own. Through the education of the whole person and the formation of needed professional and through various corporate activities, the University aims to contribute to the development goals of the nation.

As a Catholic University, the Ateneo de Manila seeks to form persons who, following the teachings and example of Christ, will devote their lives to the service of others and, through the promotion of justice, serve especially those who are most in need of help, the poor and the powerless. Loyal to the teachings of the Catholic Church, the University seeks to serve the Faith and to interpret its teachings to modern Philippine society.

As a Jesuit University, the Ateneo de Manila seeks the goals of Jesuit liberal education through the harmonious development of moral and intellectual virtues. Imbued with the Ignatian spirit, the University aims to lead its students to see God in all things and to strive for the greater glory of God and the greater service of mankind.

The University seeks all these, as an academic community, through the exercise of the functions proper to a university, that is, through teaching, research and service to the community.

Contact person for ACUCA

Mr. Glenn F. de Leon


426 6001 local 4036


63 2 426 5907


Submitted By


Ma. Mercedes T. Rodrigo, Ph.D.


Director, International Relations

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