Senior Executives Class (SEC)

 This is designed for senior officials who posses outstanding intellectual and creative abilities, deep commitment to public service and demonstrated…

Middle Managers Class (MMC)

This is designed for section to division chiefs who are intelligent, driven, dynamic, open to learning and show promise of…

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Residential Life

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Featured Scholars

Aranzaso, Jeshryl D.

Aranzaso, Jeshryl D.

Assistant Manager/ Acting Head, Credit Risk Management


Batch: MMC 01, Tanglaw (With Honors)
Region: NCR
Current Position: Assistant Manager/ Acting Head, Credit Risk Management
Agency: Development Bank of the Philippines
ReP title: Establishing an Integrated Performance Management System: Development of the Department Performance Appraisal System (DPAS)

Abuan, Valentino

Abuan, Valentino

NEDA - National Statistics Office


Batch: SEC 01, Molave (With Honors)

Region: NCR

Current Position: Director III

Agency: Philippine Statistics Authority

ReP title: Delivering a Quality Frontline Service in the Issuance of Special Civil Registry Documents: Focus on Centralized Annotation Infrastructure (Most Innovative ReP)

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Featured Mentors

Dr. Temario C. Rivera

Rivera, Temario C.


Professor Temario Rivera received his Bachelor and Master of Arts in Political Science at the University of the Philippines and his PhD at the University of Wisconsin-Madison as a Fulbright scholar and a Rockefeller Foundation graduate scholar. He has authored more than fifty professional publications about Philippine politics and development. Having served as Editor-in-Chief of the Philippine Political Science Journal from 1993 to 2013, he is currently the distinguished publication's Editor Emeritus. He served as the Department Chair from 1992 to 1997 of the Department of Political Science in the University of the Philippines Diliman (UPD). He was also a professor of International Relations and Comparative Politics in the International Christian University in Tokyo for almost twelve years. One of his many laudable merits is being a founding member of the Asian Regional Exchange for New Alternatives (ARENA), an Asian-wide association of academics and non-government organization leaders. These days, Professor Temy is a professorial lecturer at UPD. Currently, he is the Chair of the Board of Directors of the Center for People Empowerment in Governance (CenPEG) since 2013. The Philippine Political Science Association (PPSA) recently honoured Prof. Temy with the 2017 PPSA Distinguished Leadership Award.

Dr. Nicasio Angelo J. Agustin

Agustin, Nicasio Angelo J.

Former Regional Director

Dr. Nicasio Angelo Agustin is a graduate of the Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP), having received his Master in Public Management back in 1994. He also has an MA and PhD in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of the Philippines Diliman. As of May 2013, he has been the Faculty-in-Charge for the Project Development and Management module for the Public Management Development Program under DAP. He has also taught as professorial lecturer and professor for the University of Santo Tomas, De La Salle - College of St. Benilde, University of Southeastern Philippines, and the University of the Philippines Mindanao. He was appointed as Assistant Regional Director Of the National Economic Development Authority's Regional Office XI from 2000 to 2004 and would serve as its Regional Director for the next four years. He was also a consultant for the Philippine Poverty-Environment Initiative (PPEI) of the United Nations Development Programme-United Nations Environment Programme (UNDP-UNEP). Since 2008, Dr. Agustin has been an Accredited Individual Learning Service Provider for the Philippine-Australian Human Resource and Organizational Development Facility (PAHRODF) of the Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID) Manila.