Adamson University

900 San Marcelino St., Ermita, Manila
PHP 35,000 to 60,000
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Benjamin Felix A. Urbano
Head of Admissions and Student Recruitment

Quick Facts & Figures

(Updated as of Mar 27, 2020)
School Type

Academic Calendar

Ave. Tuition Fee

PHP 35,000 to 60,000

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Religious Affiliation

Roman Catholic

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Gender Admission


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Research Centers


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(Updated as of Jun 13, 2019)

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Wifi / Internet

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Basketball Court

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Volleyball Court

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Table Tennis Court

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Badminton Court

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Computer Laboratory

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Chemistry Laboratory

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Biology Laboratory

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Physics Laboratory

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Airconditioned Classrooms

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Audio-Visual Rooms

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What does Adamson University stand for?

Adamson University (AdU) was founded in 1932 by Greek chemist Dr. George Lucas Adamson, whose aim was to train young students the practical applications of chemistry. The school, formerly named Adamson School of Industrial Chemistry, started out as a specialized institution for chemistry. However, it later on expanded its curriculum adding engineering, education, and arts and sciences courses.

At present, Adamson University has 8 colleges offering a wide range of courses in Architecture, Business Administration, Education, Liberal Arts, Engineering, Law, Nursing, Pharmacy, and Science. AdU also has more than 50 graduate programs in various specialties. Several courses were listed as Centers of Development (COD) by the Commission on Higher Education (CHEd).

Adamson University has also been granted an Autonomous status. The Autonomous status is given to higher education institutions based on three criteria: the long tradition of integrity, commitment to excellence, and sustainability and viability of operations. Institutions with this status can create and choose their own curriculum, establish linkages through distance education, and, in general, have less government regulation. Aside from the undergraduate and graduate courses, AdU also provides Basic Education and Senior High Programs.

Committed to upholding excellence and producing competent, innovative, and responsible students, AdU received exemplary validation from top accreditation organizations in the country like the Philippine Accrediting Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities (PAASCU) and the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation (PACUCOA).

Adamson University Facts:

  • Adamson University has an ISO 9001:2008 Certification from TUV Rheinland.
  • Member of South Manila Inter-Institutional Consortium (SMIIC).
  • Its Engineering programs (Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Electronics Communications Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Computer Engineering) are accredited by the Philippine Technological Council (PTC). 
  • Adamson University is also an active member of the UAAP as Adamson Falcons and has already won in basketball, volleyball, and other sports competitions.


What programs & courses does Adamson University offer?

Choosing the right program can help you set your future goals and visualize where you want to be. Whether you want to be an engineer, a teacher, an accountant, or you want to level up in your profession, making yourself informed with the right choices will surely back you up in the future. Are you ready to map your career with Adamson University? Make the best decision in choosing the right path for you, click through the list of programs offered by Adamson University below:

Centers of Excellence & Development

COD Centers of Development

Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Electronics Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Teacher Education

Where is Adamson University located?

(Updated as of Mar 27, 2020)

900 San Marcelino St., Ermita, Manila
Contact Number
8-524 2011 (Trunkline)
Mobile Number
(Not stated)

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