College of Arts and Sciences

Among the various colleges of the University of the Philippines Manila, the College of Arts and Sciences is unique in being a multidisciplinal college. It provides the liberal arts and basic sciences foundation to all UP Manila students. Being a provider of a general curriculum aimed at producing holistic individuals, it had always emphasized on teaching, with research and extension as secondary functions.

The College consists of the six Departments that offer various degree programs as well as service courses for the health sciences curricula of the different colleges of UP Manila. These are the Department of Behavioral Sciences, Department of Social Sciences, Department of Biology, Department of Physical Sciences and Mathematics, Department of Arts and Communication, and the Department of Physical Education.


Undergraduate Programs

  • BS Biochemistry
  • BS Biology
  • BS Computer Science
  • BA Development Studies
  • BA Organizational Communication
  • BA Philippine Arts
  • BA Political Science
  • BA Behavioral Studies
  • BA Social Sciences (Area Studies)

Graduate Program

MA in Health Policy Studies (Health Social Science track)
Master of Management
Business Management
Public Management
MS Health Informatics (Bioinformatics track)

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Tel. 404-0651