School Calendar of the Philippines

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The UP detailed academic calendar can be obtained here.

This page provides the past events of the Office of Extension Coordination.

Feb. 28 & March 1, 2013

The Asian Center in collaboration with Kyoto University (Global COE Reconstruction of the Intimate and Public Spheres in 21st Century Asia / Asian Studies Unit) and the Japan Foundation conducted a workshop on "Aging and Migration in 21st Century Asia: Issues in Intimate and Public Spheres". Invited speakers discussed aging and migration in terms of "domestic and international policies, family and individual lives and reflection on new perspectives."

February 13, 2013

Dr. Keiko Okawa, a Professor of the Graduate School of Media Design of Keio University (Japan), paid a visit to UP Diliman to discuss the establishment of a university consortium for an evidence based approach human resource development program. On separate occassions, she met with Chancellor Saloma, Vice Chancellor Banzon, Vice Chancellor Pacheco, officials of the College of Engineering, the College of Science and the Diliman Interactive Learning Center to discuss the program and student exchange among consortium partners.

February 5, 2013

The President and high ranking officials of the Nakhon Si Thammarat Rajabhat University (Thailand) visited UP Diliman to discuss common interests with the possibility of forging ties in the near future. The delegation also met faculty members of the College of Science and the National Institute of Science and Mathematics Education. Nakhon Si Thammarat Rajabhat University is a major education university in Thailand.

February 5, 2013

Officials of the Akita University (Japan) visit UP Diliman.
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January 29, 2013

The Vice Chancellor for International Relations of Universidad Carlos III De Madrid (Spain), Prof. Alvaro Escribano, met with Dr. Ronald Banzon, Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Dr. Milagros Laurel, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs of the College of Arts and Letters and Prof. Wystan De La Pena, Chair of the Department of European Languages to discuss possible faculty and student exchange between UPD and the members of the Alliance 4 Universities in Spain.

January 22, 2013

"UPD to establish academic link with Rutgers"
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January 15, 2013

Officials of the National Sun Yat Sen University (Taiwan) visit UP Diliman.
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October 12, 2012

The Department of Philosophy of the College of Social Sciences and Philosophy will host a Lecture by Dr. Arnaud Francois, a visiting professor from the University of Toulouse II- Le Mirail on Friday, 12 October 2012 at 1:00 pm at the CM Recto Hall, Faculty Center, UP Diliman. His lecture is on the "Life and will in Nietzsche and Bergson". This lecture is made possible through the support of the Embassy of France in Manila. The program can be viewed here.

August 22, 2012

UPD signs a memorandum of agreement with Chungnam National University. Read more ...

August 16, 2012

Together with its partner universities -- the Hannam University and the Chungnam National University, UP Diliman hosted an international conference on the role of local governments, industries and universities in the promotion of regional prosperity. This conference was sponsored by the World Technopolis Association and was held at the AVR of the National Engineering Center, UP Diliman campus. Read more ...

July 25, 2012

Lamar University of Beaumont, Texas, USA signed a memorandum of understanding with UP Diliman.
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June 14, 2012

Kennesaw State University of Georgia, USA renewed its partnership with UP Diliman. Read more ...

May 11, 2012

The University of the Philippines Diliman (UPD) and the University of Queensland (UQ) entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to develop and enhance degree programs in mining and related fields. Read more ...

April 18, 2012

UP Diliman has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Adama Science and Technology University (ASTU) of Ethiopia. ASTU is the first partner institution of UPD in the African continent. Read more ...

March 9, 2012

The University of Seoul signed a memorandum of agreement with UP Diliman.
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March 9, 2012

The University of Seoul signed a memorandum of agreement with UP Diliman.
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February 20, 2012

UPD signs an academic cooperation agreement with Germany's Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences.
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February 15, 2012

UPD signs a memorandum of agreement with the Department of Agrarian Reform and the Development Academy of the Philippines in order to be part of the educational consortium that develops a graduate program for rural development.
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February 6, 2012

The Hitachi Scholarship Foundation representatives visit UPD
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February 6 - 10, 2012

International Week: World Leaders for P.E.A.C.E. -- Bridging Differences through Internationl Culture.
As part of the International Week celebrations, dormitory residents at the International Center (IC) have come up with the following events:
(1) the International Parade on Feb. 6 at the Quezon Hall and (2) the International Night on Feb. 10 at the IC.

February 2, 2012

The University of Houston System renews the academic cooperation agreement with UPD
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February 1, 2012

Dong-A University officials visit UPD
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