By Amer R. Amor
YOU are aware that the University of the Philippines is the country's national university. And according to the international research organization Quacquarelli Symonds Intelligence Unit's (QSIU) report on Asia's top universities, UP is the best university in the country.
As your research will tell you, many of the nation's movers and shakers graduated from this university. UP has produced 34 out of the country's 57 National Artists and 36 out of the 37 National Scientists. Seven of the country's 15 presidents also hailed from UP.
The university's trademark of excellence, long tradition, and its relatively inexpensive tuition make it a popular choice among college entrance examinees like you. You are probably one of the thousands and thousands of high school students who aspire to make it to UP and are headed to one of the 81 test centers this weekend to take the UP College Admission Test or UPCAT.
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