Application for Graduate Programs
April 20, 2017

The UP School of Urban and Regional Planning (UP SURP) is now accepting applicants for the graduate programs of the school:

Diploma in Urban and Regional Planning
Master of Arts (Urban and Regional Planning)
Doctor of Philosophy (Urban and Regional Planning)

Application forms can be downloaded here.
List of requirements are attached here.
Reference form can be downloaded here.

Further inquiries may be directed to:

Office of the Graduate Studies
G/F UP School of Urban and Regional Planning
E. Jacinto St., UP Diliman Campus, Quezon City 1101
Tel. (+632) 920-6854

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.