USeP / University of Southeastern Philippines
Davao City Philippines

The University of Southeastern Philippines (USeP) is a regional state university created in 1978 through Batas Pambansa Bilang 12. The university is an integration of four state institutions, particularly, the Mindanao State University-Davao, the University of the Philippines-Master of Management Program in Davao, the Davao School of Arts and Trades, and the Davao National Regional Agricultural School.

The university has four campuses, namely, Obrero (main) and Mintal Campuses in Davao City, Tagum-Mabini Campus which has two units – one in Tagum City and one in Compostela Valley Province, and Bislig Campus in Surigao del Sur.

The USEP offers graduate and undergraduate academic programs in the fields of engineering, education, arts and sciences, economics, business, computing, governance, development, resource management, technology, agriculture and forestry.

The University of Southeastern Philippines has the following mandate:

  • To provide programs of instruction and professional training primarily in the fields of science and technology, especially medicine, fisheries, engineering and industrial fields.
  • To promote advanced studies, research and extension services and progressive leadership in science, agriculture, forestry, fisheries, engineering and industrial fields and other courses needed in the socio-economic development of Mindanao.
  • To develop courses at the graduate level along the fields of specialization and to respond to the needs of development workers in the academic community.
  • To provide non-formal education and undertake vigorous extension and research programs in food production, nutrition, health and sports development.To offer scholarship and/or part-time job opportunities to deserving students from low-income families.


A premier Research University in the ASEAN Region

By becoming a premier university in the ASEAN Region, the USeP shall be a center of excellence and development, responsive and adaptive to fast-changing environments. USeP shall also be known as the leading university in the country that fosters innovation and applies knowledge to create value towards social, economic, and technological developments.


USeP shall Produce World-Class Graduates and Relevant Research and Extension through Quality Education and Sustainable Resource Management.

Particularly, USeP is committed to:

  • Provide quality education for students to grow in knowledge, promote their well-rounded development, and make them globally competitive in the world of work;
  • Engage in high impact research, not only for knowledge’s sake, but also for its practical benefits to society; and,
  • Promote entrepreneurship and industry collaboration.


    Aligned with the university’s vision and mission are specific goals for Key Result Areas (KRA) on Instruction; Research, Development, and Extension; and Resource Management:

    KRA 1. Instruction

    Produce globally competitive and morally upright graduates

    KRA 2. Research, Development, and Extension (RDE)

    Develop a strong RDE culture with competent human resource and responsive and relevant researches that are adopted and utilized for development

    KRA 3. Resource Management

    Produce an effective and efficient generation, allocation, and utilization of resources within the academe

    Student Population 5,001-20,000
    Institution WEB site
    Mailing Address Inigo St., Bo. Obrero, Davao City , Davao City , Davao del Sur
    TEL +082-227-8192
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    Institution ID 126
    Update date 14/Apr/2020 05:31:00