University of Northern Philippines
The University of Northern Philippines is a university in Barangay Tamag, in the City of Vigan in the province of Ilocos Sur, Philippines. It is the first and oldest state university in Northern Luzon which offers low tuition fee, tracing its roots to 1906, which is older than the University of the Philippines by two years. It is the only state university in the province aimed for less-fortunate people and one of three state-owned educational institutions of higher learning operating in Ilocos Sur (with the Ilocos Sur Polytechnic State College and the Northern Luzon Polytechnic State College, a former branch of the university).
- Recognised by Medical Council of India University provides quality education through modernization,effective consultation and linkages through enhance research and expansion of commodity
- The University of Northern Philippines holds the distinction of being the first state university in Northern Luzon