UB basketball team outlasts PCU-Dasmarinas in OT, nails UCBL season opener

The University of Batangas (UB) Brahmans got off on the right foot by narrowly defeating Philippine Christian University-Dasmarinas (PCU-Dasmarinas) Dolphins in the opening day of Season 5 of the Universities and Colleges Basketball League (UCBL) last November 10, 2022.

The highly physical match, held at the Paco Arena in Malate, Manila, led to an overtime where the UB Brahmans fought the PCU-Dasmarinas Dolphins to the end. The game ended with the scores 96-90, in favor of the Brahmans.

UB reaches national and regional milestones in recent PACUCOA awards

The Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation, Inc. (PACUCOA) has declared in an October 2022 letter to University of Batangas (UB) that the institution has the 4th highest number of accredited programs in the Philippines.

The same letter also mentions that UB earned awards for certain master’s and doctoral programs that no other Region IV institution has garnered yet, making the university a leading institution in this part of the country.

UB submits to government health and safety representatives for Safety Seal inspection

Representatives of the Commission on Higher Education Regional Office IV (CHEDRO IV), the Department of Health (DOH) - CALABARZON, and the Batangas City Government visited University of Batangas (UB) last October 17, 2022 to check the institution’s compliance with health and safety standards.

Both UB - Batangas City (UBBC) and UB - Lipa City (UBLC) campuses underwent the Safety Seal Ocular Inspection. This inspection was conducted to assess whether or not the university adheres to government guidelines on conducting face-to-face classes during different COVID- 19 alert levels.