SAIMS

文部科学省 大学の世界展開力強化事業 ~海外との戦略的高等教育連携支援~

Re-Inventing Japan Project –Support for Strategic Higher Education Cooperation with Overseas–

Partner Universities

Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU)

URL  |  http://ateneo.edu/

AIMS Students  |  8

Location  |  Manila, PHILIPPINES

TOEFL iBT  |  79-80

Established  |  1859

Period  |  August – December

Undergraduate  |  8,358 (as of January, 2014)

Fields of study  |  Various courses available including Language & Culture, and Economics

Established by Jesuits, this Catholic university boasts a long history and tradition. Its educational system ranges from an attached elementary school to a full graduate school. ADMU’s lush campus grounds are conveniently located, with various restaurants, cafes, bookstores, and markets lining the surrounding area. Along with University of the Philippines and De La Salle University, it is known within the country as a prestigious, top-class private institution with graduates including the likes of former President Arroyo and many other political leaders. ADMU has a worldwide network of partner universities and sister schools, giving the school’s campus an international atmosphere. This includes Sophia University, with whom an exchange agreement was made in 1981. In addition, the university’s robust security and facilities management ensures a safe and clean learning environment. In the Loyola school, which is attended mostly by undergraduates, students can learn from a wide range of subjects in the fields of humanities, social science, natural science, engineering, and business administration. SAIMS students are also able to receive a variety of hands-on training, beginning with service learning.