Mapúa University has been shortlisted in the Times Higher Education (THE) Awards Asia 2019’s Teaching and Learning Strategy of the Year category. The University is the only higher education institution (HEI) from the Philippines that made it to the list of the said category for its teaching and learning strategies known as Digital Day and Digital Rush.
Additive manufacturing (AM) is a manufacturing process in which a digital model is turned into a solid three-dimensional physical object by adding material layer by layer. The Philippine government has identified this as one of the game-changing technologies for the future of industries in the world and is now gearing up for the establishment of the Additive Manufacturing Center (AMCen) at the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) under a Php 500-million DOST Grants-in-Aid (GIA) funding.
Mapúa University is now a top-ranking Asian university. It has earned a spot in Rank 401 – 450 of the 2019 Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) Asia University Rankings. Mapúa is one of the eight Philippine universities who made it to the list.
“Mapúa’s inclusion in the QS Asian University Rankings is a very big milestone for the University. It gives us a measure of our quality education in relation to other universities of the region based on the various criteria of QS,” said Dr. Bonifacio T. Doma, executive vice president for academic affairs of Mapúa.
Even after years postgraduation, Mapúa Mechanical Engineering (ME) alumni retain their spirit of competitiveness in sports. This was made evident by their wins in two alumni association golf tournaments.
On August 24, 2018, the Mapúa Alumni Golf Club (MAGC) held its first interschool inaugural tournament at the Royal Northwoods Golf and Country Club. Engr. Peter Pancho, owner of Royal Northwoods, hosted the event with more than 160 alumni participants.
The team of Mapúa’s ME won the perpetual trophy and will defend their title in the 2019 competition.
Alyssa Alipis, fourth year Mechanical Engineering in Mapúa University and Mechanical System Engineering student in Kumoh National Institute of Technology (KIT) under dual-degree program, has been reaping awards with her senior undergraduate capstone project and supervised laboratory projects in Korea.
Mapúa University was named among 2018’s best schools to study civil, electronics, electrical, and mechanical engineering in the rankings released by social news network Local Pulse. Rankings were based on the following metrics: (1) weighted overall board exam performance; (2) number of total examinees; (3) top performing examinees; (4) level of accreditation; and (5) faculty-student ratio.
Good day Mapúans! The Mapúa Team Cardinals Shell Eco-Marathon will launch its very FIRST ECO RUN in partnership with Mapúa Central Student Council Mapua Council of Presidents and Mapua MME Student Council this December 09,2018 (Sunday) at Intramuros, Manila! This event will serve as a platform to support the team in the upcoming competition in SHELL ECO-MARATHON ASIA 2019.