Admission

Admission Requirements

Undergraduate Program

1. UPCAT Passer

University rules on admission govern the college. qualified for direct admission are graduates of accredited high schools, whose general scores in the UP College Admission Test (UPCAT) fall within the cutoff score by the University.

2. Shiftees From UP Diliman and Transfer Students from other UP Autonomous Units

A student must have completed a minimum of at least 30 academic units with a General Weighted Average (GWA) grade of at least 2.0 or better for BSCD Shiftees from within College and within UP Diliman, and  2.25 or better for BSSW  Shiftees from within College and within UP Diliman.

3. Transfer Student from Other Schools/ Universities

A student must have completed a minimum of at least  33 academic units with a General Weighted Average (GWA) grade of at least 1.75 or better from other schools/universities for BSCD and  BSSW programs.

BSSW Requirements and Application Form (Undergraduate Program)

BSCD Reqirements and Application Form (Undergraduate Program)

Graduate Program

Bachelor degree holders with a minimum of General Weighted Average (GWA) grade of 2.0 or better or its equivalent, may apply for admission to the masteral programs.

Requirements and Application Form for Graduate Program (Local)

Requirements and Application Form for Graduate Program (Foreign)

Recommendation Form

Doctoral Program

  • Must have a master's degree with a General Weighted Average (GWA) grade of at least 1.75 or better for the courses in the master's degree;
  • Must have at least two years of practice in social development (direct practice, development scholarship, teaching, social development administration);
  • Must submit a program of study, including a concept paper, in the area of research and student is interested in;
  • Must have favorable recommendations from two previous professors or supervisors;
  • Must pass an interview by the admission committee. For foreign applicants, interviews may be done through web conferencing

Requirements and Application Form for Doctor of Social Development Program (Local)

Requirements and Application Form for Doctor of Social Development Program (Foreign)

Recommendation Form