MSES Program Application Procedure

Application Requirements

  1.    A bachelor’s degree preferably in the biological or physical sciences, mathematics, engineering, economics or other related fields

2.   General weighted average of 2.5 or better in the undergraduate degree

3.   Application documents to be submitted to the Department Chair(for the issuance of the Notice of Admission to the MSES Program):

•   Completed application form;

•   Original copy of the official transcript of records;

•   Recommendation letters from at least two former professors or immediate supervisors;

•   Statement of Purpose (300-500 word essay on applicant’s academic, professional,

•   and personal intentions and objectives or any special interest; reasons for transfer from other graduate school);

4.   Application fee: A non-refundable fee of PhP 250.00 to be paid at the UP Cebu Cash Office; or send acheck or money order to “University of Philippines Cebu” (Application will be processed once application fee is paid.)


First semester admission – 2 weeks before enrollment period

(no second semester admission)

Enrollment: July or Aug (1stsem) /January (2ndsem)

Download the application & recommendation forms here:
download the mses brochure here:

Schedule of Fees

Tuition (per unit) Php 600.00
Miscellaneous fees 995.00
Student fund 46.50
Entrance 30.00
Deposit 100.00
ID fee 60.00
Educational Development fee 250.00


Registration Requirements

place the following inside a long brown envelope and submit to the College Secretary & Registrar’s Office upon enrollment

1.    Notice of Admission issued by the Department Chair after the submission and evaluation of documents for Program Admission

2.   2×2 ID photo (3 copies)

3.   Honourable dismissal from school last attended (1 original & 1 photocopy)

4.   Transcript of records (1 original & 3 photocopies)

5.   Birth certificate (NSO authenticated, 1 original & 3 photocopies)

6.   Marriage contract (for married female only, 3 copies)

7.   Medical clearance to be issued by UP Cebu clinic (after presenting X-ray, CBC, urinalysis, and blood typing results)

For inquiries, please write or call:


Master of Science in Environmental Studies Program


University of the Philippines Cebu

Gorordo Ave., Lahug,Cebu City 6000


Tel/Fax (032) 232-8187 loc. 310

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