Mapúa University has been shortlisted in the Times Higher Education (THE) Awards Asia 2019’s Teaching and Learning Strategy of the Year category. The University is the only higher education institution (HEI) from the Philippines that made it to the list of the said category for its teaching and learning strategies known as Digital Day and Digital Rush.
Mapúa University’s School of Social Sciences and Education (SSSE), in its pursuit of advancing quality education in the country, spearheaded the formation and establishment of the Association of Education Researchers and Trainers (ASSERT), a national organization composed of educators and education leaders from more than 30 affiliate colleges and universities in the Philippines.
Mapúa University offers a fully online training for teachers of the new General Education (GE) courses called the Responsive Outcome-Based Online Training (R.O.B.O.T). Headed by the Mapúa School of Social Sciences and Education (SSSE), the training aims to prepare faculty members in teaching the courses in the New General Education Curriculum (CHED Memorandum Order No. 20, s. 2013).