The Mapúa University offers its students professional and advanced
scientific and engineering education with a healthy dose of the arts, letters, philosophy
and social sciences to form men and women who shall possess not only technological
expertise but also the human values and perspective that promote moral development.
Mapúa upholds academic excellence and social responsibility as core values.
Mapúa provides quality academic curricula that are current in content and state-of-the-art
Mapúa provides a learning environment that encourages the exercise of creativity
and the experience of discovery.
Mapúa captures the full synergy among instruction, research and extension work to
heighten the learning experience of its students.
Mapúa builds linkages with industry and government in order to maintain the relevance
of its academic programs and to engage in collaborative research.
The University seeks to become an international center of excellence in integrated
engineering, architecture and IT education. It seeks to develop young Filipinos
into highly competent engineers, architects and IT professionals in order to meet
local and global human resource requirements. It seeks to generate new knowledge
to heighten the nation’s competitiveness in today’s knowledge-based and global economy.
It seeks to apply knowledge in order to make the world a better place for Filipinos
Aside from the objectives stated above, the University declares the following for