Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Marikina, a model university that meets global challenges producing disciplined and excellent leaders of good taste.


 Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Marikina is committed to produce work-ready, career-focused and community-oriented graduates honed through holistic and life-long learning.

PLMarian’s Core Values

  • Discipline
  • Excellence
  • Good Taste

University Goals

  • Setting the education agenda of the city
  • Providing competent and dedicated faculty, modern and adequate facilities, and curricular programs responsive to the qualification standards and requirements of the global community
  • Initiating effective research that will develop the institution and help the local communities in Marikina and other regions
  • Facilitating efficient and responsive community extension services
  • Establishing local and international institutional linkages
  • Expanding efforts of maintaining academic excellence through accreditation and international standard certifications

University Objectives

  • Competence by providing avenues for self-development and self- realization through programs that will harness their full potentials
  • To set the research agenda of the university in its colleges/departments
  • To design community extension services and academic linkages that will aid in community development and people empowerment
  • To establish good fellowship among institutions and organizations through memoranda of agreement and other mechanisms
  • To develop and implement a long-range campaign designed to increase awareness of people about the university and its activities.
  • To set the standard qualifications prescribed for entrance in the university which could be used as benchmark by secondary institutions in the city
  • To design and offer trainings and seminars that will enhance the competency of students in their respective fields of discipline