It is located in Quezon City, the largest city in the Philippines with approximately 2,6 million people. Quezon was the capital until 1972 when the status was given to the neighbouring city, Manila. The university has approximately 11.000 students, and courses are offered in English within the fields of economics, engineering and social sciences.

Number of study places


Selection of applicants

Upon applying, applicants should have completed at least 60 credits at NMBU. Applicants will be ranged according to their grade scores; however, students within the fields of economics and business will be given priority.

Study level

Both bachelor (undergraduate) and master (graduate).

Recognition of study credits

15 credits (5 courses of 3 credits each) at Ateneo are equivalent to 30 credits at NMBU.

Semester timing

Early June – mid-October.
Early November - mid-March.

Language requirements (English)

TOEFL: a minimum score of 55 (paper-based test).

Tuition fees

Students who travel on the agreement are exempt from paying tuition fees.


Published 14. August 2014 - 14:31 - Updated 14. June 2022 - 14:52