MSU-IIT Pilots the Implementation of the CHED - GEMS Program in January 2020

Posted on : November 05, 2019

MSU-IIT is one of the universities in the country and the only one in Mindanao qualified to pilot the implementation of the CHED Graduate Education Mentoring for Scholars (GEMS) Program starting in the second semester of SY2019-2020. Due to the academic calendar shift, the second-semester enrollment is from January 6 to 15, 2020. Classes start on January 9, 2020.

The GEMS program aims to “create venues for HEI teaching personnel to be engaged in the discovery, advancement, and transformation of knowledge, and the production of scholarly works in the course of obtaining advanced degrees”, among others.

The initial GEMS-approved programs where MSU-IIT serves as a Delivering Higher Education Institution (DHEI) are the following:

College

Program

College of Education

MS Physical Education

College of Computer Studies

MS Computer Applications

MS Computer Science

MS Information Technology

College of Science and Mathematics

Master of Mathematics

MS Mathematics

Ph.D. in Mathematics

Master of Biology

MS Biology

MS Marine Biology

Ph.D. in Biology

MS Chemistry

Ph.D. in Chemistry

Sustainable Development Studies

Doctor in Sustainable Development Studies major in Sustainable Resource Management

Doctor in Sustainable Development Studies major in Sustainable Community Development

Doctor in Sustainable Development Studies major in Sustainable Economic Development

Master in Sustainable Development Studies major in Sustainable Environmental Education

Additional GEMS-approved programs where MSU-IIT serves as DHEI are the following:

College

Program

College of Arts and Social Sciences

Master in Public Administration

MA in Filipino major in Language and Literature

MA in English Language Studies

Master in History

Sustainable Development Studies

Master in Sustainable Development Studies major in Sustainable Community Development

Master in Sustainable Development Studies major in Sustainable Economic Development

Application for admission to MSU-IIT, a prerequisite to the application for the GEMS scholarship program, is on-going.  For the admission requirements, please visit the OGS General Admission Requirements page.  After reading the admission requirements, tap or click Resources on the same webpage to download the required admission forms. Click or tap on the College where the GEMS-approved program(s) is/are offered.  Complete all admission requirements and submit documents to the College where you wish to enroll.

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