Iloilo Science and Technology University

Metrics

Community
Municipality of Dumangas, Iloilo, Philippines
University
Iloilo Science and Technology University
Program
Iloilo Science and Technology University Dumangas Campus
Years
2021
Status
Confirmed
Case Type
Program Stories
Region
Asia, Global, Philippines

Website: https://www.isatu.edu.ph/

The Iloilo Science and Technology University is a university in the City of Iloilo, the Province of Iloilo, the Philippines. The University was established in 1905 as Iloilo Trade School. The School has since grown into a leading technological and professional manpower development institution.

To fulfill some of the vital institutional goals, which are to provide extension and production activities for the improvement of the quality of life in the community and To foster strong and sustainable global relationships, collaboration, and opportunities through instruction, research, and extension for growth and partnership development, the Iloilo Science and Technology University joined EPIC-N in 2021.

The University partners with the Local Government Unit of Dumangas to engage the students on a project to tackle the locals’ vulnerability to climate change. The goal is to develop an environmental program using social marketing techniques and communication strategies.

Iloilo Science and Technology University is the recipient of the UNEP-GAN Seed Grant.

Fun Facts about Iloilo Science & Technology University

Year EPIC Program Established | 2021
Country | Philippines
Public or Private Institution | Public
Number of students at institution | 15,000

Community Partners

2021 | Municipality of Dumangas • Population: 73,899

Contact Info

Dr. Eric De la Vega
Head of Instruction and Associate Professor for Social Sciences
Iloilo Science & Technology University
edumilevega1970@gmail.com