College of Science

Overview

COSThe thrust of the College of Science is to develop an academic community of whole persons who are intellectually, socially, spiritually responsive to the needs of nation and of the Filipinos, using the instrument of science.  These values are manifested in the different science disciplines through its various programs and services.  The role of Science and Technology, is emphasized in the curricular offerings with research and development as a necessary input.

Vision - Mission

The College of Science is committed to the development of a community of competent scientists, harnessing their knowledge, skills, values and expertise towards being a resource for the Nation and Church especially in the service of the poor.


Philosophy

Advances in Science and Technology are a necessary drive and support toward economic development. A sustainable progress thus requires a pool of competent scientists who are excellent researchers and educators, and are truly practicing Christians committed to value of respect for humanity.


Goals


  1. Enhance capability to offer world class science and mathematics instruction and research through:

    1. a significant increase in the number of PhD Degree holders by hiring and by supporting the professional development of faculty members,
    2. the acquisition of more advanced equipment/instruments,
    3. the formation of research teams/ groups that will optimize research capability and increase research outputs/publications,
    4. the training of junior faculty and graduate/undergraduate students as research assistants, and
    5. the fostering of linkages with academic and research institutions abroad.

  2. Increase the pool of skilled human resources for scientific, industrial, business, and environmental establishments by offering more courses that are responsive to the current needs of Philippine society and the Asia-Pacific Region.

  3. Hire more faculty members who are experts in the identified fields of specialization; and offering more training programs which emphasize skills development.






Contact Information

College of Science
Room 208 William Hall
2401 Taft Avenue, Malate
1004 Manila, Philippines

Tel. Nos.: (632) 524-4611 loc 520 (trunk line)
(632) 524-0451 (telefax)
E-mail: deancos@dlsu.edu.ph