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 𝐩𝐞𝐧𝐬 𝐌𝐎𝐔 𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐂𝐒𝐏𝐂 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐚𝐜𝐚𝐝𝐞𝐦𝐢𝐜 𝐜𝐨𝐥𝐥𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬


A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signing ceremony followed by a panel discussion between the Catanduanes State University (CatSU) and Camarines Sur Polytechnic Colleges (CSPC) was held at the Catanduanes State University, Virac, Catanduanes on August 31, 2022.

CatSU President Dr. Patrick Alain T. Azanza and CSPC President Dr. Charlito P. Cadag officially signed the documents in the presence of the VP for Academic Affairs, Dr. Lily P. Custodio; VP for Research, Extension and Production Affairs, Dr. Ramon Felipe A. Sarmiento; thr newly designated Director for International Relations and Continuing Professional Development Services (CIRCPDS), Prof. Zyra Mae T. Tumala, and the Deans, Directors, and Heads of Offices.

The event affirmed the partnership between CatSU and CSPC in areas such as faculty and student exchange for research and study, academic consultations, participation in seminars and academic meetings, extension activities, sharing of faculty and research resources, exploring the potential of co-sponsoring national and/or international conferences, provide expertise in the areas of strength of each party including among others in areas such as health sciences, computers studies, engineering and education, and other collaborations that are mutually beneficial to both institutions.

The two (2) Presidents of the partnering Institutions expressed their gratitude in making the partnership possible.

It was also emphasized during the panel discussion that Universities in the Bicol Region must not compete with one another, and instead, should be happily collaborating and sharing best practices to cater the needs of Bicolanos and ultimately be acknowledged even in the global setting. #CVecilles