Graduate School News

BUGS program advisers undergo workshop

To establish clear understanding of the changes in the BUGS policy to be implemented comes SY 2022-2023, a three-day workshop was held by the Bicol University Graduate School for its program advisers both in masters and doctoral programs, held at the Ninong’s Hotel, Legazpi City, on May 18 to 20, 2022.

May 25,2022 Wednesday

BUGS conducts seminar on crafting Gender-responsive and Gender-fair instructional materials and ...

Along with the mandates for Bicol University (BU), BU Graduate School (BUGS) holds a 1-day seminar on crafting Gender-Responsive and Gender-fair Instructional Materials and Communications for GAD coordinators and program advisers on May 13, 2022 in partnership with Center for Gender and Development (CGAD) and Open University (OU).

May 16,2022 Monday

BU links with UPLB for academic, educational cooperation

Bicol University (BU) signs a Memorandum of Understanding with the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) to develop academic and educational cooperation and promote mutual understanding held at the UPLB Executive Conference Room on April 25, 2022.

April 26,2022 Tuesday

Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences-Finland, latest BU international partner

In its continuing promotion for international cooperation in research and education and development of exchange programs to foster common understanding, Bicol University (BU) inked the General Bilateral Agreement (GBA) on international cooperation with Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences (SeAMK)-Finland on March 30, 2022.

April 5,2022 Tuesday

Endemic plant named after late BUeño

A new plant species of begonia endemic in Albay was discovered and named after a late BUeño conservation biologist Francis Gregor P. Abuid, who passed away last year at the age of 25, in recognition of his efforts inspiring young Bicolanos to safeguard, conserve, and study the region’s biodiversity.

March 30,2022 Wednesday

GS alumnus thesis wins Gawad Julian Cruz Balmaseda 2022

An alumnus of Bicol University Graduate School (BUGS) won the best thesis in the Komisyon ng Wikang Filipino's (KWF) 2022 Gawad Julian Cruz Balmaseda on January 18, 2022.

January 20,2022 Thursday

AACCUP visits BU for accreditation survey of six academic programs

Sixteen (16) accreditors from the Accredited Agency of Chartered Colleges and University of the Philippines (AACCUP) visited Bicol University from October 21 to 23 to conduct their second and third accreditation survey visit for six academic programs at BU's Main, Daraga, and East Campuses.

October 25,2019 Friday

Magayon Fest 2019 features BUGS cultural dance presentation for “BU Night”

Joining the annual month-long celebration of the Magayon Festival, students of the Bicol University Graduate School’s (BUGS) Master of Arts in Physical Education and the BU Institute of Physical Education, Sports and Recreation (IPESR) showcased the BUeños’ dance talent in the BU Night “Summer Saya”, at the Peñaranda Park in Legazpi City last May 09.

May 10,2019 Friday

Overall health highlighted in BUGS and IPESR's Wellness Forum

Pushing forward with their advocacy for health and active lifestyle, the Bicol University Graduate School's (BUGS) Master of Arts in Physical Education (MAPE) Students and BU Institute of Physical Education, Sports and Recreation (IPESR), in partnership with Pacific Mall –Legazpi, held their Wellness Forum this March 16, centered on the theme “Fit In, Fit Right, Let's Do It For Life.”

March 26,2019 Tuesday

Professors learn test development for Transnational Education modules

To further improve their knowledge on Transnational Education (TNE), professors of Bicol University participated in the Seminar-Workshop on Test Construction and Finalization of TNE Modules, organized by BU Graduate School (BUGS) this November 08 and 09 at the Fiesta Ballroom in Legazpi City.

November 8,2018 Thursday

BU-TNE team launches new MS program under BU and University of Liverpool partnership

In a program held at the Bicol University College of Science (BUCS) Function Hall this September 24, the Transnational Education (TNE) team of BU Graduate School (BUGS) officially launched the new TNE program –the Master of Science (MS) in Sustainable Food Systems.

September 26,2018 Wednesday

Academe-Industry research collab discussed in BUGS Forum

With the goal of enhancing the culture f research among the faculty and students of the graduate school, the Bicol University Graduate School (BUGS) held their Forum on Academe-Industry Research Collaboration last September 22 at the BU College of Arts and Letters (BUCAL) Amphitheatre.

September 26,2018 Wednesday

‘Hataw' Dance returns to highlight 49th BU anniversary program

As the highlight of this year's celebration, Bicol University celebrates its 49th founding anniversary and marks the start of the 2018 BU Week with a foot parade and an opening program that features the return of the university's festive annual tradition –the Hataw Dance presentation.

September 19,2018 Wednesday

Grad studs and faculty join BUGS orientation and fellowship

To orient the students and faculty on the new directions and policies of the Graduate School, Bicol University's Graduate School (BUGS) conducted their Student Orientation/Learning Session and Faculty Fellowship last August 04 at BU's East Campus in Legazpi City.

August 7,2018 Tuesday

BU celebrates 49th Charter Day in BUCIT

In celebration of the birth of the university in 1969, Bicol University held its 49th annual Charter Day celebration this June 21 at the BRFICC Amphitheater of BU’s East Campus in Legazpi City.

June 22,2018 Friday

8,502 BU students graduate for 2018

A total of 8,502 students were given their diplomas as this year’s official graduates of Bicol University, culminating their years of academic perseverance. The graduates from the main and external campuses saw the conclusion of their college life during the university’s “graduation week” held from April 7 to 14, 2018.

April 16,2018 Monday

BU President meets with college registrars, ICTO personnel for Online Registration System(ORS)

President Arnulfo Mascariñas met last March 2, 2018 with the university registrar, the respective college registrars and ICTO personnel in preparation for the implementation of the online registration system(ORS) in time for the graduate school enrollment on April 10-14, 2018.

April 2,2018 Monday

BURDMD, BUPKMD and BUGS conducts 14th Bicol University Student R&D Forum

To showcase the best student researches cutting across the undergraduate, masters and doctoral levels, the Bicol University Research and Development Management Division (BURDMD), BU Publication and Knowledge Management Division (BUPKMD) and Bicol University Graduate School (BUGS) conducts the 14th Bicol University Student Research and Development Forum on March 23 and 24, 2018.

March 26,2018 Monday

BU opening meeting centers on priorities and directions for 2018

To welcome the year 2018 with new priorities and direction, the Bicol University conducted the Opening Meeting at La Roca Veranda Suite, Legazpi City last Tuesday, January 9.

January 10,2018 Wednesday

The BU Graduate School's Accreditation Update

The Bicol University, through its various colleges in the graduate school submits for a higher AACCUP accreditation level one once more.

November 10,2017 Friday