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Tsinghua University officials visit the University of the Philippines

UP President Alfredo E. Pascual and UP Diliman Chancellor Michael L. Tan joined by the Tsinghua University officials in an academic visit. Photo by El Bacani.
On November 11, Tsinghua University (TU) officials from Beijing, China visited the University of the Philippines in Diliman, Quezon City.
UP System President Alfredo E. Pascual and UP Diliman Chancellor Michael L. Tan, and Professor Herman Joseph S. Kraft welcomed TU School of Sciences Vice Dean Chen Qi, International Office Assistant Director Zhang Jian, along with other officials of TU.
The meeting aimed to “develop an academic and educational cooperation and promote mutual understanding between the two …

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UP is No. 1 university in RP, moves up in Asian rankings

Click to see the full QS University Rankings: Asia
The University of the Philippines (UP) remains the country’s top university while moving up four places in the ranking of Asia’s top 300 universities, from no. 67 in 2013 to no. 63 in 2014, according to the latest results from international higher education information provider Quacquarelli Symonds (QS).
The QS ranking is based on nine indicators, foremost of which are academic reputation and employer reputation. While UP is ranked 63 in the region, it is ranked number one among Philippine universities and no. 46 and no. 41, respectively, in Asia in academic reputation …

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