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Accelerated Science and Technology Human Resource Development Program-National Science Consortium (ASTHRDP-NSC)

The Department of Science and Technology— Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI) announces the availability of scholarships for the pursuance of Master’s and Doctorate degrees in priority S&T areas through the implementation of the Accelerated Science and Technology Human Resource Development Program (ASTHRDP).

Goals

1. To help improve the country’s global competitiveness and capability to innovate through Science and Technology (S&T).

2. To accelerate the production of high-level human resources needed for Research & Development (R&D) in S&T

Type of Scholarship

  • MS/PhD Program
  • Thesis/Dissertation Grant Support for researches aligned with the DOST R&D priority areas.

Priority Fields

Priority S&T Programs

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Natural Resources
  • Biological Sciences
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Earth, Atmospheric and Space Sciences
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Fisheries and Marine Science
  • Health and Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Information and Communication Technology
  • Materials Science and Nanotechnology
  • Pure and Applied Mathematics
  • Pure and Applied Physics
  • Statistics

For the list of priority courses, click the link below:

ASTHRDP-NSC Graduate Program Offering

Study Placement

Ateneo de Manila University

Central Luzon State University

De La Salle University

Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute of Technology

University of the Philippines Diliman

University of the Philippines Los Baños

University of the Philippines Manila

University of the Philippines Visayas

University of San Carlos

University of Santo Tomas

Visayas State University

Capacity Building Program in Science and Mathematics Education (CBPSME)

The Department of Science and TechnologyScience Education Institute (DOST-SEI) in cooperation with the National Consortium in Graduate Science and Mathematics Education (NCGSME), offers scholarships for Master’s and Doctorate degrees in Science and Mathematics Education under the Capacity Building Program in Science and Mathematics Education (CBPSME).

Objectives

The program aims to:

  •  improve the quality of science and mathematics education in the country; and
  •  accelerate the development of critical mass of experts in science and mathematics education.

Components

  •  Master’s in Mathematics / Science Education
  •  Doctoral in Mathematics / Science Education
  •  Thesis/Dissertation Grant

School Placement and Field of Specialization

 
University  Field of Specialization
MS  PhD
Residential Mode
Bicol University (BU) Biology
Chemistry
General Science
Mathematics
Physics
Mathematics
Philippine Normal
University (PNU)
Biology
Chemistry
Integrated Science
Mathematics
Physics
Mathematics
Education
Science
Education
Western Mindanao
State University
(WMSU)
Biology  
West Visayas State
University (WVSU)
Biology
Mathematics
Physics
Biology
Mathematics
Ateneo de Manila
University (ADMU)
Chemistry
Mathematics
Physics
Science Education
Mathematics
Education
Central Luzon State
University (CLSU)
Biology
Chemistry
Mathematics
 
Cebu Normal
University (CNU)
Mathematics
Education
Science Education
Science
Education
De La Salle
University (DLSU)
Biology
Chemistry
Mathematics
Physics
Biology
Chemistry
Mathematics
Physics
Leyte Normal
University (LNU)
Mathematics
Education
Natural Science
 
Mariano Marcos State
University (MMSU)
Biology
Chemistry
Science Education
Mathematics
Physics
 
Mindanao State
University - Iligan
Institute of
Technology (MSU-IIT)
Biology
Chemistry
General Science
Secondary
Mathematics
Physics
Science
Education
Chemistry
Mindanao State
University (MSU),
Marawi City
Mathematics
General Science
Biology
Mathematics
Saint Mary’s
University (SMU)
Biology
Chemistry
Mathematics
Physics
Biology
Mathematics
University of the
Philippines College of
Education-Diliman
(UPCE-D)

Biology
Chemistry

General Science
Mathematics
Physics

Biology
Chemistry
Mathematics
Physics

University of San
Carlos (USC)
Biology
Chemistry
Mathematics
Physics
Biology
Chemistry
Physics
Distance Education Mode
University of the
Philippines Open
University (UPOU)
   Biology
Chemistry
Mathematics
Physics

Engineering Research and Development for Technology (ERDT)

ERDT scholarship aims to provide master’s and doctoral degrees in various engineering fields to deliver high-impact research, upgrade the qualifications of practicing engineers, and develop a culture of research and development.

Priority S&T Programs and Study Placement

 

University

Master's

Doctorate

Other Programs

Ateneo De Manila University

Computer Science,

Electronics and Communications Engineering

Computer Science

 

Central Luzon State University

Agricultural Engineering

Agricultural Engineering

 

De La Salle University

Chemical Engineering,

Civil Engineering,

Computer Science,

Electronics and Communications Engineering,

Environmental Engineering,

Industrial Engineering,

Mechanical Engineering,

Manufacturing Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Civil Engineering,

Computer Science,

Electronics and Communications Engineering,

Industrial Engineering,

Mechanical Engineering

BSMS Programs

Mapúa

Chemical Engineering,

Civil Engineering,

Computer Engineering,

Computer Science,

Electrical Engineering,

Electronics and Communications Engineering,

Environmental Engineering,

Mechanical Engineering,

Materias Science and Engineering

Chemical Engineering,

Electronics and Communications Engineering,

Environmental Engineering,

Materials Science and Engineering

 

Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute of Technology

Civil Engineering,

Computer Application,

Electrical Engineering,

Electronics and Communications Engineering*,

Mechanical Engineering,

Materias Science and Engineering

Civil Engineering,

Mechanical Engineering,

Materials Science and Engineering

 

University of the Philippines Diliman

Chemical Engineering

Civil Engineering,

Computer Engineering*,

Computer Science,

Electrical Engineering,

Electronics and Communications Engineering*,

Energy Engineering,

Environmental Engineering,

Geomatics Engineering,

Industrial Engineering,

Mechanical Engineering,

Materias Science and Engineering,

Metallurgical Engineering

Chemical Engineering,

Civil Engineering,

Computer Science,

Electrical and Electronics Engineering,

Energy Engineering,

Environmental Engineering,

Materials Science and Engineering

ME Electrical Engineering,

Straight Ph.D. ChE, EEE, EnE, and MSE

University of the Philippines Los Baños

Agricultural Engineering,

Agrometeorology,

Chemical Engineering,

Agricultural Engineering

 

University of San Carlos

Chemical Engineering,

Civil Engineering,

Computer Engineering,

Electrical Engineering,

Electronics and Communications Engineering,

Industrial Engineering,

Mechanical Engineering

Energy Engineering,

Food Engineering,

Waste Engineering

 

* Covered by the MS EE program (in UPD and MSU-IIT) and PhD EEE program (in UPD) through the various specializations and internal tracks

Foreign Graduate Scholarship Program

The Department of Science and Technology-Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI) announces the availability of Foreign Graduate Scholarships in Specialized Priority Fields in Science and Technology.

Objectives

The program aims to:

Develop a pool of high quality human resources in science and engineering who will contribute to the country’s global competitiveness and economic development;

Provide opportunities to talented and deserving students to study and obtain MS and PhD degrees in science and engineering in reputable institutions abroad; and

Upgrade the country’s research and technological innovation capabilities in the area of advanced sciences and emerging technologies

Priority fields of Study

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Agronomy
  • Animal Science
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Atmospheric Science
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biomechanics and Rehabilitation Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Climate Change and Health
  • Combinatorial Chemistry
  • Cybersecurity
  • Data Analytics
  • Data Science
  • Disaster (Health) Risk Financing
  • Disaster (Health) Risk Management
  • Disaster Medicine/Emergency Medicine
  • Earth Science
  • Energy Engineering
  • Entomology
  • Environment and Health
  • Forestry
  • Genetic Epidemiology
  • Health Risk Communication
  • Health Science Communication
  • Health Technology Assessment
  • Horticulture
  • Intelligent Health Care Systems/Digital Health/eHealth
  • Marine Science (and Management)
  • Medical Entomology
  • Medical Physics
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Meteorology
  • Microelectronics
  • Molecular Biology / Biotechnology
  • Nanotechnology
  • Natural Products Chemistry
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Nuclear Science and Engineering
  • Oceanography
  • Physics-High energy physics
  • Plant Breeding
  • Plant Pathology
  • Radio Chemistry
  • Radiopharmacy
  • Robotics
  • Software Engineering
  • Soil Science
  • Space Science and Engineering
  • Space Studies
  • Space Technology and Application
  • Taxonomy
  • Technology Management
  • Veterinary Entomology
  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Virology

Study Placement

A scholar must enroll in a foreign university with good track record and/or a recognized higher education/research institution in the specialized field in S&T to be pursued.

 

UAlberta S&T Graduate Scholarship Program

The  Department  of  Science  and  Technology-Science Education  Institute  (DOST-SEI)  announces  the  availability  of the  DOST-SEI-UAlberta  S&T  Graduate  Scholarship  Program for  the  pursuance  of  graduate  studies  in  priority  S&T  fields at  the  University  of  Alberta  in  Alberta,  Canada.  The scholarship program aims to create mechanism for master’s and  doctoral  students  from  the  Philippines  to  study  and conduct  research  at  Alberta  with  support  provided  jointly through DOST-SEI scholarships and UAlberta.

Priority fields of study

Agricultural, Food and Nutritional Science

  • Animal Science
  • Plant Biosystems

Biochemistry

  • Biochemistry
  • Biophysics
  • Cellular Biology
  • Molecular Biology

Cell Biology

  • Virology

Chemical and Material Engineering

  • Nanomaterials and Biomaterials

Computing Science

  • Algorithmics, Theoretical Computing Science
  • Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning
  • Bioinformatics
  • Networks and Distributed Systems
  • Robotics
  • Software Systems and Software Engineering

Earth and Atmospheric Science

  • Atmospheric Science
  • Geology
  • Integrated Petroleum Geosciences

Electrical and Computer Engineering

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Integrated  Circuits  and  Systems\Microsystems and Nanodevices
  • Software Engineering and Intelligent Systems

Renewable Resources

  •   Soil Science

Physics

  • Astrophysics and Space Physics
  • Biophysics
  • Condensed Matter Physics and Materials Science
  • Geophysics
  • Particle Physics

PhilFrance DOST Fellowship Program

The Department of Science and Technology-Science Education Institute  (DOST-SEI)  announces  the  availability  of  the PhilFrance  DOST  Fellowship  Program.  The  program  aims  to foster  the  mobility  to  the  French  Republic  of  Filipino professionals  working  in  academic,  research  or  government institutions  selected  jointly  on  the  basis  of  academic excellence  to  pursue  a  Master’s  or  Doctorate  degree  in public higher education establishments under the Ministry of National Education,  Higher  Education  and  Research  of  the  French Republic.

Priority fields of study

  •   Agriculture
  •   Biological Science
  •   Climate Change
  •   Forestry
  •   Health and Medical Research
  •   Material Science
  •   Natural Resources and Environment
  •   Nuclear Application on Health
  •   Veterinary Science

Science and Technology Regional Alliance of Universities for National Development

The Department of Science and Technology-Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI), offers scholarships for Master’s and Doctoral degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) courses including Science and Mathematics Education under the Science and Technology Regional Alliance of Universities for National Development (STRAND).

Objectives

The program aims to:

  • strengthen the faculty profile of universities in the provinces by providing graduate scholarships to its faculty members who will eventually spur the research and development activities in the regions;
  • train high-level human resources needed for S&T activities in the regions/provinces who will contribute to the country’s global competitiveness and economic development; and
  • provide opportunities to talented and deserving S&T professionals in the provinces to pursue advance degrees in STEM priority fields

Type of Scholarships

  • Master’s in STEM programs (2 years)
  • Doctoral in STEM programs (3 years)