Batangas State University was established on 1903 as a Manual Training School, aimed of training male youth for gainful occupations particularly woodworking under the leadership of the American Mr. Sheer, the first school principal. Other succeeding principals follows. This includes Messrs. Schartz, Zacarias Canent, Isaias Maclang and Nad Pascual Magcamit. By the year 1905, the school was renamed as Batangas Trade School until it was destroyed by a fire on 1928. Classes were temporary held at the Basilica Immaculada Conception Parish, Batangas City’s Roman Catholic Church until on 1932, when the reconstruction of the school was finally accomplished. By the start of World War II, classes were temporarily stopped due to the Japanese invasion and bombardment. It was only on September 10, 1945 after the Philippine Liberation when classes resumed academic activities with Mr. Vicente J. Mendoza as the principal. Later, Batangas Trade School began admitting female students on 1948 when additional courses in food trades, garments and cosmetology were offered.
It includes the official vision, mission and the core values which include Peace and Spirituality, Commitment to Excellent Service, Human Dignity and Empowerment Transparency, Honesty and Accountability, Team Work and Harmony, and Concern for the Environment
Batangas State University is committed to implement its mandates of quality and excellence, relevance and responsiveness, access and equity, and efficiency and effectiveness through instruction, research, extension and production to meet the growing needs of the country and the world for globally competitive and morally upright professionals, scientists, technologists, technicians, skilled workers and entrepreneurs.
A university which shapes a global Filipino imbued with moral courage nurtured through values and excellent education.
Build the dream, Shape the future, Uphold the Sublime
Batangas State University is subdivided into two main, two satellites and other 7 extension campuses located inside the Province of Batangas. Main campuses includes the Governor Pablo Porbon Campus I located in Rizal Ave. corner DJPMM St., Poblacion, Batangas City and Governor Pablo Borbon Campus II located in Brgy. Alangailan, Batangas City. The BSU ARASOF Nasugbu and the JPLPC Malvar were the two satellite campuses. Extensional Campuses includes the Don Claro M. Recto Lipa City Campus, Balayan Campus, Lemery Campus, Lobo Campus, Rosario Campus, San Juan Campus and the Taysan Campus.
The Map showing the Locations of the different Campuses of BSU throughout Province of BatangasThe first acquisition of extensional campuses began on 1984 when the Pablo Borbon Memorial Institute of Technology or PBMIT acquired a three-hectare land located in Brgy. Alangilan, Batangas City through the efforts of Mr. Isabelo Evangelio, the second college president who assumed the college presidency in now the present Governor Pablo Borbon Main Campus II. Since then, PBMIT began admitting extensional campuses throughout the Province of Batangas. This was followed by Balayan Campus established on 1994. Available courses therein includes Welding Fabrication, Electrical, Automotive and Electronics Technology. Then by the year 2000, a Memorandum of Agreement was signed that paved way for the establishment of other extension campuses located at Lipa City, Rosario and Taysan.
To maintain close ties between the campuses, Batangas State University had promoted several activities like the Quiz Bees and Intramurals for the students every September 25, 26 and 27 a year, the school’s official foundation day. The venue is always held at the Governor Feliciano “Sanoy” Leviste Memorial and Multi-purpose Gymnasium on the Main Campus 1 in which all of the selected students of the different campuses attends and participates the programs and activities held therein.
SCHOOLS and COLLEGES
College of Law
College of Engineering, Architecture, Fine Arts and Computing Sciences
College of Teacher Education
School of Accountancy, Business and Economics
College of Arts and Science
School of Nursing and Public Health
School of Food and International Hospitality Management
College of Industrial Technology
College of Agriculture
MAIN CAMPUS (Gov. Pablo Borbon Campus I)
Rizal Avenue Extension, Batangas City
Trunkline Number: +63 (43)-300-2202
College of Arts and Sciences (Dean’s Office) 217
College of Industrial Technology 119
College of Law 107
College of Nursing 120
College of Teacher Education (Dean’s Office) 223
College of Teacher Education (Function Room) 222
Development Communications 110
General Engineering (Associate Dean’s Office) 125
General Engineering (Faculty Room 1) 113
General Engineering/ SSPH Rm 105 229
Graduate School 224
Integrated Schools 218
Physical Education 220
School of Accountancy, Business and Economics 114
For more and details, please inquire/ contact the
Testing, Admission, & Placement Office (TAPO) at:
Tel. No.: +63 (043) 300-2202 loc. 121