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The QCU Hymn

The Quezon City University (QCU), under the leadership of Dr. Theresita V. Atienza – the first elected QCU President – received its Certificate of Recognition as a full-pledged Higher Education Institution by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED). QCU became one of the first local university in the National Capital Region to receive such recognition following the release of CHED En Banc Resolution No. 105-2021 dated March 17, 2021.

Historical Background

The Quezon City University came into existence on March 1, 1994 as Quezon City Polytechnic University by virtue of the City Council Ordinance No. SP-171 and amended through Ordinance No. SP-2998 s.2021.

Under the current leadership of Hon. Mayor Josefina Belmonte, QCU is offering the following Degree Programs: BS Electronics Engineering, BS Entrepreneurship, BS Industrial Engineering, BS Information Technology, and BS Accountancy.

Dr Theresita Atienza was appointed QCU President on December 16, 2021. Since her appointment, her direction towards a #1QCU has seen major positive changes, starting with the approval of QCU’s application for CHED Institutional Recognition and UniFAST Free Higher Education Assistance. New program offerings are also on the horizon as QCU expands to a university that envisions to be recognized as the #1 local university of employable graduates. 

LEGAL MANDATE

Created pursuant to Ordinance No. SP-2998, S-2021, also known as the Quezon City University Charter of 2021 to serve as an educational institution for continuing and higher learning. Primarily focused on all pillars of instructionresearchextension, and production with the purpose of providing quality tertiary education, it shall lead in setting academic standards in student and faculty development, leadership, research and innovation, linkages, and community engagement.

VISION

LEGAL MANDATE

The University has the vision to be recognized as the # 1 local university of employable graduates.

MISSION

The reason and the sense of Mission of Quezon City University are to provide a comprehensive education that enhances the lives of QCU students for nation-building and as world citizens.

SHARED VALUES

The University shared the values of embracing new normal through:
Jointness of undertakings and
Organizational adaptability with
Yoke of efficiency and effectiveness.

INSTITUTIONAL STRATEGIC DIRECTIONS

Excellence in Curricular Innovation
Faculty Excellence
Student Excellence
Excellence in Research
Excellence in Community Engagement
Excellence in Institutional Governance
Excellent Campus Environmen

  • Bachelor of Science in Accountancy
  • Bachelor of Science in Electronics Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Entrepreneurship
  • San Bartolome (Main) Campus
  • San Francisco Campus
  • Batasan Campus