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University of Santo Tomas

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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UST graduates consistently and yearly dominate the top ten in courses with board exams (Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Engineering, Architecture, Accountancy, Education, etc.). This proves the University's superior academic programs. Known as the Catholic University of the Philippines, the four-century old University of Santo Tomas draws inspiration from the teachings and philosophy of St. Thomas Aquinas, the Angelic doctor and patron saint of Catholic schools. The university is the oldest in Asia, and in student population, the largest Catholic University in the world located in one campus. UST has produced national heroes, church martyrs, renowned scientists, national artists, internationally renowned business people and athletes, prominent doctors, 4 presidents of the Philippines, 3 vice presidents and 6 Chief Justices.
This institute is rated 4 Stars based on 8 categories.
Research
Employability
Teaching
Facilities
Internationalization
Social Responsibility
Specialist Criteria
Inclusiveness
701+
2016
701+
2017
801-1000
2018
141
2015
=143
2016
157
2017
201+
2017
251-300
2018
=145
2018
Asian University Rankings
  • 37.6
    Overall Score
  • 37.3
    Academic Reputation
  • 67
    Employer Reputation
  • 31.1
    International Faculty
  • 15.4
    International Students
  • 35.2
    Inbound Exchange
  • 83.3
    Outbound Exchange
  • 41.3
    Citations per Paper
141
2015
=143
2016
157
2017
201+
2017
251-300
2018
=145
2018
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 27.9-32.2
    Overall Score
  • 99
    Employer-Student Connections
  • 86.7
    Graduate Employment Rate
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
1,888
International
118

Number of students

33,587
Postgraduate 7%
Undergraduate 93%

Number of international students

801
Postgraduate 28%
Undergraduate 72%
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