Departments & Programs

The Chinese Studies Program seeks to impart knowledge and develop expertise in Chinese studies in order to improe the relations between the Philippines and China through a better understanding of Read more
The Department of Communication forms competent, creative, and ethical practitioners, educators, and audiences of traditional and new media. Infused with Ignatian values of excellence, service and Read more
The Department of Political Science envisions itself as a catalyst in molding the political and social consciousness of the University and the larger community that it serves. It aspires to be leader Read more
The Bachelor of Arts degree, major in Development Studies is ideal for individuals who want to make effective contributions to improve Philippine society through international Read more
ECONOMICS DEPARTMENT In describing the master economist, John Maynard Keynes wrote: “[He] must possess a rare combination of gifts. He must reach a high standard in several different directions Read more
The Education Department of the Ateneo de Manila University is committed to serve the Philippine educational system through graduate education and research programs, to empower educators through an Read more
The European Studies Program shall lead in the provision of a comprehensive knowledge particularly in the Philippine-EU Business and International Relations thereby enhancing the Philippines’ role in Read more
History is the study of past human experiences grounded on the conviction that these share an essential continuity with our present and future. Through the careful reading of documents and historical Read more
Established in 1966, the Japanese Studies Program is the first Japanese Studies Program in Southeast Asia. Initially, it was the university's response to the felt need to deepen understanding of Read more
The Ateneo Psychology Department is committed to the pursuit of scientific truth and excellence both in academic endeavors and professional practice. Inspired by Ignatian spirituality and combining Read more
The Department of Sociology and Anthropology trains its students to use sociological and anthropological perspectives in the analysis and interpretation of contemporary issues such as the tension Read more