In a remarkable moment of pride for Abra State Institute of Sciences and Technology (ASIST), the institution has been honored with the prestigious accolade of a Top 201-300 University Ranking at the World's Universities with Real Impact (WURI) Awards. This recognition was bestowed by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) in a spectacular event held at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City on October 6, 2023. The award was received by ASIST's esteemed Quality Assurance Director, Dr. Christopher John R. Llanda, who stood as a symbol of excellence in higher education.
The WURI Awards have established themselves as a global benchmark for acknowledging universities that prioritize practical and tangible contributions to society. This distinction is not just a testament to ASIST's commitment to advancing the educational landscape but also a reflection of its unwavering dedication to serving the community and the nation.
ASIST's journey towards achieving this remarkable milestone has not been without its challenges, but it is precisely these challenges that have made the institution stronger, more resilient, and even more determined to continue its mission of shaping the future through education and research. Source: QA Office
Dr. Christopher John R. Llanda, Quality Assurance Director of ASIST, proudly accepting the Top 201-300 University Ranking at the WURI Awards, a testament to ASIST's commitment to excellence in education and societal impact.
Furthermore, the Commission on Higher Education - Cordillera Administrative Region (CHED-CAR) has emerged as the proud winner of the first-ever Award of Excellence for Outstanding Internationalization Initiatives in the regions at the prestigious Internationalization Champions of Nation-Building and Sustainability (ICONS) Awards 2023. This landmark recognition is a testament to CHED-CAR's unwavering dedication to fostering global connectivity and enriching the higher education landscape of the region.