Be Future-ready and Career-ready at UNC!
The University of Nueva Caceres was established by Dr. Jaime Hernandez in 1948 as the first university in Southern Luzon. Today, we aren’t only known as the first university in Bicol — we have also grown to become a leader in the field of higher education and among the largest institutions of higher learning in the region.
WE CHAMPION IN EXCELLENCE
Located in Naga City, Camarines Sur, the University of Nueva Caceres is the premier seat of Science and Art in the region.
Our Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business and Accountancy, Education and the School of Graduate Studies with Master in Business Administration and Master in Education are accredited by one of the highest accrediting agencies in the country, the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation.
Our College of Engineering and Architecture, on the other hand, has become one of the few recognized regional centers for technological education in the Philippines.
We are also among the select college schools in Bicol that offer equally excellent academic programs for pre-school, elementary, and high school students.
In addition, we are majority-owned by AC Education, the education arm of the Ayala Group. AC Education helps us introduce innovative learning methods that will further boost the quality of our course offerings.
School of Choice
We are one of the few universities in Bicol that offer an extensive range of undergraduate programs. These include bachelor’s degree programs in Nursing, Information Technology, Architecture, Criminology, and more. Through these undergraduate programs, we provide our graduates with the skills and qualifications necessary to enter a dynamic global workforce environment.
Our basic education academic program offers the most balanced education in Bicol. On one hand, we provide students with top-notch education through a quality-assured curriculum. On the other hand, we allow them to experience holistic development through arts, sports, and other extracurricular activities. In addition, our Senior High School Program offers the unique curriculum called LINC or Learning with Industry Collaboration. This curriculum features mastery of English, immersion in technology, and network opportunities with employer partners.
Our graduate programs are a commitment to our students’ personal and career development. We offer Juris Doctor and various graduate and post-graduate programs in the School of Graduate Studies. These programs, which are taught by renowned faculty members, provide the students with the knowledge and skills they can use to expand the frontiers of science, education, and commerce in the region, as well as in the country