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De La Salle College of Saint Benilde

  • De La Salle College of Saint Benilde
  • De La Salle College of Saint Benilde
  • De La Salle College of Saint Benilde
  • De La Salle College of Saint Benilde
  • De La Salle College of Saint Benilde
De La Salle College of Saint Benilde

De La Salle University positions itself as a leader in molding human resources who serve the church and the nation. The University is a hub for higher education training renowned for its academic excellence, prolific and relevant research, and involved community service. Nestled in the heart of Manila, De La Salle University is home to local and international students seeking quality education for a brighter future ahead. It is situated in a vibrant city where culture and diversity are well manifested. This university is perfect for students to study Governance and Public Affairs under the School of Diplomacy and Governance.

Program:Student Exchange
1 Semester
Minimum GPA:
Tuition fee:
Minimum IELTS:
6.5 overall, no band under 5.5
Living cost:
PHP 21.740 – 29.340/ month
Deadline nomination:
10 May (Term 1)
10 September (Term 2)
10 January (Term 3)
August (Term 1)
January (Term 2)
May (Term 3)
Covered by DLSU


Entry Requirements:
  • Enrolled as an active student at the IUP in PPM
  • Completed at least 4 semesters of study at the IUP in PPM
  • Meet the requirements for minimum GPA and IELTS
  • Pass the internal selection at the department.


Required Documents:

Internal SelectionApplication in DLSU
Application formDLSU Inbound Exchange Student Application Form
Curriculum VitaeOfficial academic transcript
IELTS CertificateIELTS Certificate
Academic TranscriptScanned of passport photo-bio page
 Curriculum Vitae

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 List of courses currently being taken at home university
 Letter of Recommendation to Enroll as Exchange Student at DLSU
 Certificate of Good Moral Character
 Medical Health Certificate with Chest X-ray results (translated in English)


Tuition & Living Cost:

Philippines Visa                 : PHP 9.000
Flight ticket (return)          : Approx. PHP 38.000
Tuition fee                           : Waived by host university
Student insurance             : Covered by DLSU
Living cost                          : PHP 21.740 – 29.340/ month

Accommodation         : PHP 7000 – 10,240/ month
Meals                            : PHP 7200 – 9000/ month
Public Transport         : PHP 3100/ month
Miscellaneous             : PHP 3000 – 5000/ month
Utility Bills (phone, electricity)  : PHP 2000/ month


Credit Transfer:
3,0Very GoodB3,0
1,5Fair (No Credit)D1,0
1,0Pass (No Credit)D1,0
0Fail (No Credit)E0


Further information:


Course offered:

Link for complete course list: [AB-GPA] Program Specification.pdf 3 DLSU Credits = 4 SKS at UGM (transferred to 1 course) Students need to take maximum 12 DLSU Units (3-4 courses)

First TermSecond TermThird Term
Purposive CommunicationScience, Technology, and the SocietyASEAN Studies
Philippine Public AdministrationComparative GovernmentPhilippine Economic History
Local and Regional GovernancePublic Fiscal AdministrationGovernance and Development
Philippine Foreign PolicyProgram Development and Project ManagementPolitics and Administration
Issues in International TradeGlobal GovernanceTools for Public Analysis
Philippine Government and Politics