NVSU Notches Spot in 2023 WURI Global Top Innovative Universities

BEYOND BORDERS – The Nueva Vizcaya State University (NVSU) has achieved global recognition as it secures a spot within the 101-200 range in the prestigious World University Ranking for Innovation (WURI) 2023. A first-time feat, this accomplishment solidifies NVSU's reputation as a leading institution driving innovation in higher education.

The WURI is an international ranking system that assesses universities based on their innovative approaches to education, research, and engagement with society. The WURI highlights innovation as a key criterion in its evaluation process.

NVSU submitted five (5) Projects in three (3) Categories.

Crisis Management

  1. Flexible Learning and Innovative Pedadogies Project (Project Flip)
  2. Flexible Learning Strategy of the Nueva Vizcaya State University

Entrepreneur Spirit

  1. Sabatan Technopreneurs Hub Nueva Vizcaya State University

Industrial Application

  1. Development of Microfluidic Paper-Based Analytical Devices (µPADs) for the Detection of Diarrhea-Causing Pathogens in Water  
  2. Citrus Resources Research and Development Center

The university's diverse academic disciplines and research programs have propelled it to the forefront of groundbreaking practices in education and research. NVSU's inclusion in the WURI 2023 ranking is a testament to its creative spirit, academic excellence, and willingness to accept positive transformation.

This recognition positions NVSU to continue making significant advancements for the society, leading innovative research, and establishing itself as a global leader in higher education.

The WURI is NVSU’s first feat in International Rankings. With this success, the university is aiming for applications to other world university rankings in its quest to become International, true to its vision of “A Premier University in a Global Community.”