SCURP Produces 39 New EnPs in 2016; 2 Top-notchers
Thirty-nine (39) alumni of the Special Course on Urban and Regional Planning: A Basic Course in Urban and Regional Planning (SCURP: ABC in URP) passed this year’s Environmental Planning (EnP) Board Examinations
SCURP Application Form is Uploaded!
The application form for the 2016 Special Course in Urban and Regional Planning 2016 is now uploaded. Please download the file in the download link inside the article.
We are pleased to announce that the UP-SURP, through its Training and Extension Services Division, will conduct the third "Special Course on Urban and Regional Planning 2015: A Basic Course in Urban and Regional Planning (SCURP 2015: ABC in URP)" for 2015. The training program serves as an orientation-cum-introductory course on the basic concepts, processes and methodologies of urban and regional planning. Furthermore, the program also provides updates on the latest approaches, tools and techniques in the profession.
International Conference in Urban and Regional Planning Sponsors
March 7, 2018

UNU-IAS Water and Urban Initiative Presents Final Research Findings: the Case of Metro Manila, Philippines.
November 12, 2017

The SURP's twin Vision in the next decade shall be:

 SURP will be a globally competitive learning, research and training institution in the fields of urban, rural, and regional planning within an archipelagic and tropical environment comprised of landscapes and seascapes in a developing economy; and

 SURP will be a center of excellence for learning and research in the development of innovative theories, tools, and sustainable practices in urban, rural, and regional planning adapted to developing countries.
 The SURP's Mission for the next three years (2012-2015) shall be to continue and further enhance its contribution to socioeconomic development and nation building:

 Improving the quality of education in the school and producing highly competent planners.

 Extending technical assistance to government, non-government organizations (NGOs), peoples' organizations (POs), the private sector, and other academic and research institutions on policy formulation and plan preparation for the development of localities, regions, and the nation.

 Disseminating new knowledge on urban and regional planning theories, tools, and practices through the School's publications and training programs.

 Protecting and advocating for the welfare of society -particularly the poor- and promoting social justice and equity in the formulation of development plans and programs.