Representing Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) of Mapúa University, the team composed of Austine F. Fernando, Rhaye Stephen B. Sosa, and Veejay T. Valdez won first runner-up in the MSE Summit Olympiad 2019. The Olympiad was an inter-university quiz contest covering fundamentals of Materials Science and Engineering and allied disciplines.
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 has partnered with the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) to develop its Technology Licensing Office (TLO) through a memorandum of agreement (MOA) signed last December 2018. It is the second office to be created in the University geared towards directing Mapúa research to value, following Mapúa’s Innovation and Technology Support Office (ITSO) established in 2011.