1. Initiates and assists in establishing linkages with international/local institutions in support of UP Diliman's academic programs.

2. Facilitates the exchange of students and visiting professors with partner universities.

3. Coordinates and collects data on extension services of operating UP Diliman units.

4. Enforces policies and procedures on the limited practice of profession by the faculty members.


The OEC aims to:

1. Act as catalyst in fostering a stimulating environment that offers vast opportunities for high level scholarly exchange with distinguished visiting professors and fellows;

2. Encourage and support extension programs that promote inter- and cross-faculty collaboration that would advance a greater understanding of complex issues and problems confronting Philippine society, with the end in view of contributing to the efforts to address these problems; and

3. Identify and promote best practices in extension programs and initiatives of the various units in UP Diliman to set standards of excellence.