Admission Requirements to the Undergraduate Programs (BA)

Prospective students who pass the UPCAT and satisfy the grade requirement for their chosen program are accepted into the college.

Shiftees and transferee applications are accepted only before the first semester of every academic year. Admission exams and interview schdules are posted as early as February every year. Please check the website or visit the CMC administration office for details and announcements.

APPLYING FROM OTHER SCHOOLS

Applicants must satisfy all entrance requirements of the University. In addition, they must:

a) have a general weighted average (GWA) of 1.75 or better and pass the written examination and interview, if applying for admission to the BA Broadcast Communication program or the BA Communication Research program;

b) have a GWA of 1.75 or better and pass the essay examination and interview, if applying for admission to the BA Film and Audio-Visual Communication program;

c) have a GWA of 1.75 or better and pass the essay examination, if applying for admission to the BA Journalism program.

 

APPLICANTS FROM OTHER UP UNITS

Students from other units of the University, as well as those from other UP autonomous unit, who have completed 30 units of academic courses in the first two semesters may apply for transfer. They must:

a) have a minimum curriculum weighted average (CWA) of 2.00 in these courses and pass the written examination and interview, if applying for admission to the BA Broadcast Communication program or the BA Communication Research program;

b) have a minimum CWA of 2.25 in these courses and pass the essay examination and interview if applying for admission to the BA Film and Audio-Visual Communication program or to the BA Journalism program.

Application for admissions from other UP System autonomous units as well as from other colleges and universities is open for the first semester admission only. Application for shiftees from other UP Diliman units is open for first and second semester admission except in BA Broadcast Communication which accepts during first semester only.