The facade of the Administration Building.  At the center is a structure where names of the people who pioneered technician education in Manila Technician Institute, now called Technological University of the Philippines - Taguig.


A premier state university with recognized excellence in engineering and technology education at par with leading universities in the ASEAN region.


The mission of TUP is stated in Section 2 of P.D. No. 1518 as follows:

The University shall provide higher and advanced vocational, technical, industrial, technological and professional education and training in industries and technology, and in practical arts leading to certificates, diplomas and degrees. It shall provide progressive leadership in applied research, developmental studies in technical, industrial, and technological fields and production using indigenous materials; effect technology transfer in the countryside; and assist in the development of small-and-medium scale industries in identified growth centers.


  • T - Transparent and participatory governance
  • U - Unity in the pursuit of TUP mission, goals, and objectives
  • P - Professionalism in the discharge of quality service
  • I - Integrity and commitment to maintain the good name of the University
  • A - Accountability for individual and organizational quality performance
  • N - Nationalism through tangible contribution to the rapid economic growth of the country
  • S - Shared responsibility, hardwork, and resourcefulness in compliance to the mandates of the university


GOAL 1 - Quality & Responsive Curricular Offerings
Provide quality and responsive academic programs relevant to the needs of time integrating values on lasting peace and the rule of law, integrity in governance, environment protection, climate change adaptation and mitigation, as well as other thrust in the national agenda.

GOAL 2 - Excellence in Engineering & Technology Research
Conduct researches on technology and technology education and related fields that shall contribute to the enhancement of the quality of life, sustainable economic growth, environment protection and climate change adaptation and mitigation.

GOAL 3 - Leadership in Community Services
Provide a relevant extension program in technology, technology education and livelihood skills towards poverty reduction and empowerment of the poor and marginalized sectors of society.

GOAL 4 - Strengthening Capability & Competence
Build a pool of highly qualified, competent and multi-skilled faculty and staff to produce globally competitive graduates who are expected to contribute to rapid and sustained economic growth of country.

GOAL 5 - Modernized University System & Efficient Management of Resources
Upgrade its physical plant and facilities needed to maintain excellence and implement aggressive, efficient, and effective management of organizational resources and processes through transparent, accountable and participatory governance.

GOAL 6 - Increased Financial Viability
Formulate and implement viable/relevant production activities/business ventures including technology transfer and commercialization using University's available human/material resources that will generate income to support instruction, research and extension programs.

GOAL 7 - Enhanced Network & Sustained Collaboration Initiatives
Strengthen institutional collaboration and synergy through enhanced networking and shall establish, expand and sustain partnerships with both government and private sectors, industries and scientific organizations on academic endeavors locally and internationally.


TUP shall commit to provide quality higher and advanced education; conduct relevant research and extension projects; continually improve its value to customers through enhancement of personnel competence and effective quality management system compliant to statutory and regulatory requirements.