The Universidad de Manila, formerly known as City College of Manila, believes in the truism that quality performance must be rooted in the principle of ethical standard, policy of transparency, and the virtues of honesty and cooperation between the University and the community for the development of its constituency.


The Universidad de Manila endeavors to be a Center of Excellence in all of its fields of specialization, producing graduates imbued with high degree of professionalism, demonstrating impeccable ethics, and exuding global competitiveness that will transform the City of Manila into a bastion of world class education.


As a premiere institution, the UDM is dedicated to advancing the frontiers of knowledge through quality programs that are relevant, pragmatic, and responsive to the formations of scholars and high level professionals who are ethical, compassionate, and committed to the service of the City of Manila, the nation, and the global community.