UP, Ateneo, La Salle, and UST drop in world rankings

The rankings of the Philippines’ known prime universities — UP, Ateneo, La Salle, and UST slid farther than their positions last year in the latest QS World University Rankings released Monday.

The University of the Philippines now ranks 332 from the 314th place last year, Ateneo de Manila University now ranks 360 from 307th place last year, The De La Salle University is now in the 551-600 bracket from the 451-500 bracket last year, and the University of Santo Tomas is now within 601+ bracket from the 551-600 bracket last year. The drop in rankings is attributed to the budget cuts in education made by the Aquino government.

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