CHED assists private HEIs in BARMM to qualify for Free Higher Education

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) is helping seventeen (17) private higher education institutions (HEIs) in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) to be included in the CHED Registry to benefit from the programs under Republic Act 10931 or the Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Education Law. These 17 private HEIs (see attached continue reading : CHED assists private HEIs in BARMM to qualify for Free Higher Education

Newly CHED-recognized Quezon City University now qualifies to free higher education under Republic Act 10931

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) led the awarding of the Institutional Recognition (IR) to Quezon City University (QCU), making its 8,000 students eligible for free higher education (FHE) and the tertiary education subsidy (TES) under the Republic Act 10931 or the Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Act of 2017 (UAQTEA). CHED and Unified Student continue reading : Newly CHED-recognized Quezon City University now qualifies to free higher education under Republic Act 10931

CHED, QC gov’t partner to vaccinate 300 education frontliners

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) and the Quezon City government started vaccinating education frontliners against COVID-19 to protect them as they deliver essential services to the clientele and stakeholders. The vaccination is part of the continuing celebration of Higher Education Day and the yearlong celebration of CHED’s 27th foundation day. The Quezon City local continue reading : CHED, QC gov’t partner to vaccinate 300 education frontliners

West Visayas State University Opens New Doctor of Dental Medicine Program

The West Visayas State University (WVSU) will start its Doctor of Dental Medicine Program (DMD) effective AY 2021-2022 in its efforts towards increasing the number of dentists in the country. WVSU will be the first SUC in Region VI and the second in the country to offer the program.   The University of the Philippines continue reading : West Visayas State University Opens New Doctor of Dental Medicine Program

CHED, Marikina gov’t vaccinate education frontliners

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) and the City Government of Marikina partnered to vaccinate higher education frontliners on May 19 in recognition of the essential services they provide amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The ceremonial vaccination in Marikina Sports Complex was attended by CHED and Unified Student Financial System for Tertiary Education (UniFAST) Board Chairman continue reading : CHED, Marikina gov’t vaccinate education frontliners