Catanduanes State University

At the forefront facing the eastern pacific seaboard, is the Catanduanes State University, one of the distinguished state universities in the region. Driven by firm resolve in upholding the tradition of excellence through united front and consistent spirit.

CatSU on the World Map: Ranks among the Top 100 Universities in WURI 2024

International Relations and Continuing Professional Development Services

The 𝐖𝐨𝐫π₯𝐝 π”π§π’π―πžπ«π¬π’π­π² π‘πšπ§π€π’π§π π¬ 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐈𝐧𝐧𝐨𝐯𝐚𝐭𝐒𝐨𝐧 (π–π”π‘πˆ) πŸπŸŽπŸπŸ’ announced its results on Friday, June 7. The Catanduanes State University secured three (3) awards: 26th in the Global Resilience category, 40th in Crisis Management Category, and 66th in Leadership category. The event was witnessed by Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Commissioner, Dr. Aldrin A. Darilag, also former Chairman of CatSU Board of Regents, in Franklin University, Switzerland.

Additionally, in the overall Global Top 300 Innovative Universities, CatSU made it to the 291st spot.

According to CHED, the World University Rankings for Innovation (WURI) is one of the three (3) international ranking bodies, along with the Quacquerelli Symonds (QS) and Times Higher Education (THE) acknowledged by CHED pursuant to the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of the Republic Act No. 11448 or the β€œTransnational Higher Education Act.”

CatSU President, Dr. Patrick Alain T. Azanza, congratulated and expressed his gratitude to all the university officials, unit heads, professors and students, and everyone, for their commitment and efforts, with special mention to Prof. Zyra Mae T. Tumala, Director of Center for International Relations and Continuing Professional Development Services (CIRCPDS). 

β€œTruly, we have placed CatSU and our beloved Happy Island of Catanduanes on the World Map!”, Dr. Azanza said.

The president added that since Day 1, he has always believed that the Team is unstoppable and there is nothing CatSU cannot achieve when cooperation and commitment are present.