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CHEd to sign MoA on implementation of Free Higher Education Law

The Commission on Higher Education (CHEd) is set to sign today a memorandum of agreement (MoA) with 112 state universities and colleges (SUCs) and local universities and colleges (LUCs) nationwide to launch the implementation of the Republic Act 10931 or the Free Higher Education Law. The law, according to its Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR), […] The post CHEd to sign MoA on implementation of Free Higher Education Law appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource: bworldonline bworldonlineJun 13th, 2018

CHEd to sign MoA on implementation of Free Higher Education Law

The Commission on Higher Education (CHEd) is set to sign today a memorandum of agreement (MoA) with 112 state universities and colleges (SUCs) and local universities and colleges (LUCs) nationwide to launch the implementation of the Republic Act 10931 or the Free Higher Education Law. The law, according to its Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR), […] The post CHEd to sign MoA on implementation of Free Higher Education Law appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJun 13th, 2018

CHED: No ‘open enrollment’ in gov’t HEIs

No state-funded higher education institution has implemented an “open enrollment” policy this year in line with the implementation of the free higher education law, according to the Commission on Higher Education......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 29th, 2018

CHED: No budget cut in free college education

Funding for the implementation of the free higher education law will not suffer a decrease in the proposed 2019 budget, the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) clarified yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 15th, 2018

CHED: Cash-based budget will severely hamper free higher education

MANILA, Philippines – Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Officer-in-Charge Prospero de Vera III told lawmakers the cash-based budget system would "severely hamper" the implementation of the free higher education law. De Vera expressed this concern as Davao City 1st District Representative Karlo Nograles, chairman of the House appropriations committee, said CHED ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 9th, 2018

CHEd IRR on free tuition negates concept of education as a right—Kabataan

Kabataan party-liston Mondaysaid the Commission on Higher Education's (CHEd) implementing rules and regulations (IRR) on free tuition for tertiary education "negates the concept of education as a right."   In a statement, the progressive party-list said the IRR contains provisions which make youth slaves, such as the return service agreement.   "CHEd should not pretend to be magnanimous by suddenly releasing an unreasonably overdue IRR. It should be held accountable not only for the delay in the release of IRR but also in the continued hampering of the full implementation of the free tuition and no collection policies," the youth party-list said.   "The f...Keep on reading: CHEd IRR on free tuition negates concept of education as a right—Kabataan.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 26th, 2018

8 things you need to know about the free tuition law

MANILA, Philippines – Filipino students will begin benefitting from the free tuition law starting school year 2018 to 2019.  Commission on Higher Education (CHED) officer-in-charge Prospero de Vera III said P40 billion has been allotted for the first year of implementation of Republic Act No. 10931 or the Universal ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 17th, 2018

CHED to revise free tuition policy guidelines

MANILA, Philippines - The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) will revise the guidelines on the implementation of the free tuition policy in state universi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 11th, 2017

CHED vows proper implementation of free tuition policy

MANILA, Philippines -  Commission of Higher Education (CHED) chair Patricia Licuanan has assured the public of the orderly implementation of the free tuition.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 26th, 2017

CHED: Free tuition scheme will be fair

MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) has assured the public that the implementation of the free tuition policy will be fair and gu.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 25th, 2016

Tertiary education subsidy best gift to scholars - Aquino | The Manila Times Online

SEN. Paolo Benigno Bam Aquino on Tuesday said the full implementation of the Commission on Higher Educations (CHEd) Tertiary Education Subsidy (TES) program is the best gift that the familiesREAD The.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsDec 26th, 2018

Gov t releases P4.8-billion subsidy for state university students

MANILA, Philippines – The tertiary education subsidy (TES)  for state university students worth P4.8 billion under the free higher education law has been released, the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) announced on Sunday, December 23. In a statement, CHED said the money has been distributed to students in 112 state universities and ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 24th, 2018

CHED Commits to Sen. Bam 100% Compliance to Free College Law

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) will soon issue a memorandum prohibiting state universities and colleges (SUCs) from charging mandatory fees. “Sa batas natin, bawal nang mangolekta ng mandatory fees ang mga SUC. Dapat ituloy ang laban para sa 100 percent compliance ng mga kolehiyo,” said Sen. Bam during the CHED’s budget hearing. During interpellation […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsDec 10th, 2018

Senate seeks to realign CHED aid program, to raise free higher education budget

MANILA, Philippines – Suspecting that the discretionary nature of the Tulong Dunong financial assistance program of the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) was a form of pork barrel, senators decide to realign it instead in the proposed 2019 budget. Senators Ping Lacson and Loren Legarda proposed to pull out the over P1.9 ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 5th, 2018

CHEd’s ‘pork’ realigned to free tuition program

MANILA, Philippines -- Say goodbye to the Commission on Higher Education's (CHEd) Tulong-Dunong program.   On Wednesday, the Senate decided to realign the proposed P3 billion budget allotted for the program next year to the free tuition program, which is also under CHEd.   The P3 billion budget for Tulong-Dunong was separate from the proposed P43.308 billion allocation of the agency's free tuition program.   This, after Senator Panfilo Lacson insisted during plenary debates in the Senate that the fund for the Tulong-Dunong program was "pork."   To prove his claim, Lacson read a portion of a lawmaker's letter endorsing an official, who would "fa...Keep on reading: CHEd’s ‘pork’ realigned to free tuition program.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 5th, 2018

Paalam, Filipino Unanswered Questions on CHED Memo 20

ON NOVEMBER 10, the Supreme Court lifted the 2015 temporary restraining order (TRO) on the implementation of Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Memorandum 20. It upheld the removal of Filipino,.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2018

Paalam, Filipino Unanswered Questions on CHED Memo 20

ON NOVEMBER 10, the Supreme Court lifted the 2015 temporary restraining order (TRO) on the implementation of Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Memorandum 20. It upheld the removal of Filipino,.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2018

Free Education Program Improves Health Research System Quality

An innovative and responsive health research system is founded upon a quality higher education system. This was conveyed by chairperson Prospero De Vera of the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) who spoke before researchers from Western Visayas at the 3rd Western Visayas Health Conference recently here, according to a press release from CHED. De Vera […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsNov 27th, 2018

Demand for slots in SUCs shoots up

More students have beem seeking to avail themselves of free college education since Republic Act 10931 or the Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Education Act took effect this year, Commission on Higher Education (CHED) chairman J. Prospero de Vera III said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 25th, 2018

Studes swarm state universities – CHEd

The Commission on Higher Education (CHEd) yesterday said it is looking for ways to accommodate the huge influx of students seeking to avail themselves of the government’s free tertiary education program. In a TV interview, CHEd chairman Prospero de Vera said more students are seeking enrolment in public universities and colleges after the law on […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2018

CHED extends deadline for tertiary education subsidy applications

MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) has extended to October 30 the deadline for universities and colleges to submit applications of students who wished to avail themselves of the tertiary education subsidy (TES) under the free higher education law. In a statement Wednesday, October 3, the CHED said ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2018