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The School of Graduate Studies provides quality instruction that will enable its graduates to become successful in their areas of specialization.

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Last April 12, 2022, the Supreme Court released the results of the 2021-2022 bar exams, the first to be held digitally because of COVID-19 pandemic and after almost two years of waiting due to the global health crisis.

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MLQU graduates on a roll, this time registering 100% passing rate in recent Real Estate Broker Licensure Exams.

MLQU graduates on a roll, this time registering 100% passing rate in recent Real Estate Broker Licensure Exams.

Chief Justice Gesmundo to be conferred Doctor of Laws Honoris Causa by MLQU School of Law

MLQU has conferred the Doctor of Laws degree, Honoris Causa, on Supreme Court Chief Justice Alexander G. Gesmundo in recognition of his outstanding judicial career and service to the public as nation builder.

CHIZ tells MLQU Graduates: Be Partners in Nation-Building to uplift lives of Filipinos

Sorsogon Gov. Chiz Escudero has called on college graduates of the Manuel L. Quezon University (MLQU) to become partners in nation-building and harness the power of technology and communication to make a difference in the life of every Filipino.

MLQU In Partnership Talks With Bulacan State U To Enhance Each Other

Atty. Paquito N. Ochoa, Jr. President of MLQU sat down with Dr. Cecilia S. Navasero-Gascon President of Bulacan State University to discuss matters of mutual concerns and interests.

MLQU and PUP Explore Areas of Cooperation

Manuel L Quezon University President Paquito Ochoa Jr. recently met with top officials of the Polytechnic University of the Philippines to discuss areas of collaboration between the two universities.

MLQU and The Asia Foundation Ink Agreement To Establish The MLQU Law Clinic

The Manuel L. Quezon University(MLQU) and The Asia Foundation (TAF) entered into a Memorandum of Agreement that would establish the MLQU Law Clinic which will serve as a bridge to help people, particularly indigent members of the community, access to justice through competent legal assistance.


The Manuel L. Quezon University – School of Graduate Studies envisions an academic community that is a dynamic, truly Filipino, wholly Christian, highly competitive graduate school institution committed to people empowerment toward building a humane society.


To provide excellence, affordable and relevant graduate school education that is responsive to the challenges of the 21st century through effective and efficient integration of instruction, research and extension towards faith, character and service for the country.

Quality Policy Statement

We, in the MLQU School of Graduate Studies, commit to meet and even exceed our clients’ needs and expectations by adhering to good governance, productivity and continually improving the effectiveness of our Quality Management System in compliance to ethical standards and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements.

Revision on The Graduate Studies Thrust

The Graduate School commits itself to social transformation of leaders at the national and international levels. Students are taught to be people oriented so that they together with the community can positively influence the direction of the Graduate Studies to be able to promote inclusive education and well-being of society.

Core Values

  • Sense of Urgency
  • Sense of Justice
  • Sense of Law
  • Sense of Compassion
  • Culture of Excellence in Academics, Research & Extension

Quality Attributes of Graduate School Student

  • Effective communication
  • Quality researcher
  • Global in perspective
  • Grassroots in orientation
  • Culturally and experientially grounded
  • Humane, libertary and creative
  • Filipino in character


  • To form Filipino leaders on all levels for personal and social transformation.
  • To develop in the graduate students and the staff their capacity to theorize from experience.
  • To come up with transformative ideas with practical applications for facilitators of social change
  • To effectively communicate in publications both local and international, though fora, transformative ideas to policy-makers, implementers and other publics.
  • To organize networking among MLQU associates, former faculty and graduates on all levels.

MLQU School of Graduate Studies Research Agenda

Graduate research as the harbinger of innovative learning platforms, novel discoveries, and engaged social development through local, national and international linkages, collaboration and community partnership.

Learn more about the Graduate School

A learning institution that provides quality education and competitive academic environment for students pursuing higher levels of education.

Why MLQU Graduate School

The School of Graduate Studies shall endeavor to equip students with professional competencies and values.

Meet the Graduate School Faculty

The facilitators of knowledge and experience in the academic environment of the School of Graduate Studies. Our faculty members are equipped with substantial experience and knowledge in their field of specialization.

Program Offerings

The School of Graduate Studies offers a variety of Masteral-to-Doctoral programs which provide students an avenue to further enhance their knowledge and experience in the field of specialization they would like to pursue.


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List of Schedules

Accepting Students 1st SEM AY 2021-2020

Advanced Enrollment up to July 4
Pre-EnrollmentJuly 5 to 17
Enrollment ProperJuly 18 to August 1
Late EnrollmentAugust 2 to 14
Adding of SubjectsJuly 18 to August 14
Petition Class EnrollmentJuly 18 to August 14