Vision and Mission

Vision

A great University taking a leadership role in the development of a globally competitive Philippines driven by academic excellence and operational excellence; strong research and creative capability, supported by an expanded graduate program and geared to addressing the country’s problems; excellent faculty and staff working in an environment conducive to outstanding performance and high productivity; the best and brightest students from across the country prepared for successful careers and responsive citizenship; strong support from the alumni and other stakeholders; high visibility and effective public service; modernized physical facilities and technological infrastructure for teaching, research and administration; and financial sustainability achieved by resource generation and administrative efficiency, while preserving its public character.

Mission

The Vice President for Academic Affairs, as head of the OVPAA, is directly responsible to the University President for providing substantive inputs to System-wide planning, formulation of policies and standards, monitoring and review, and coordination of curricular, instructional, research, library and extension program of the University of the Philippines.

Guiding Principles

    • Honor, Excellence and Democratic Governance
    • Accessibility and Responsiveness
    • Innovativeness and Creativity
    • One University

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