The Educational Leadership and Management Department of the College of Education of DLSU-Manila, envisions itself as the premier center for the development of teachers and educational leaders in the country. Established in June 2001 thorough the strategic merger of the Educational Management and the Specialized Education Departments, the Department serves as a dynamic resource of the church and Nation in the formation of Christian educators who serve as catalysts of educational advancement and social transformation in the country and the Asia-Pacific region.


Inspired by Lasallian values, and in consonance with the University’s tradition of academic excellence, the Department commits itself to pursue relevant, innovative and technology-enables academic programs, socially sensitive and scholarly research, educational consultancy, and responsive community service; to produce competent, globally competitive, ethical, pro-active and service-oriented educational leaders and enhance the quality of management and leadership in educational institutions.