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MOVER: An Erasmus Mundus Program

Erasmus Mundus Master in Quaternary and Prehistory

Human Origins Patrimony in Southeast Asia



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Submission of application requirements for the second term has been extended to September 27, 2019. Visit the admission requirements page for more information.

Calendar for Academic Year 2019-2020

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UP Archaeological Studies Program Brochure

Brochures of the ASP are now available from the office upon request. You may also find a link to the soft copy below

PDF Download available here

Congratulations UP Diliman Centennial Professorial Chair Awardees July 2016 to June 2017 Cycle

1. Dr Alfred Pawlik

2. Dr Grace Barretto-Tesoro

UP Diliman Centennial Faculty Grant Awardees July 2016 to June 2017 Cycle

1. Dr Armand Salvador Mijares

2. Dr Rebekka Volmer

Internal Call for Application

One University Research Associate-1 (URA-1) for a two-year term starting asap. The URA position is a two-year term, non-tenured Early Career Position.

Deadline: 26 November 2018, 5pm


  • With an MA/MS in archaeology or related discipline preferred but not required
  • Has shown capacity to conduct archaeological research and has a good publication record.
  • Requirements:

  • Application letter addressed to the Director/OIC. The letter must include additional information not related to research but archaeological in nature
  • CV
  • Two Reference letters from senior researchers outside UP-ASP and National Museum
  • Presentation of a Research Plan (to be scheduled)
  • Interview (to be scheduled)
  • Submit all application documents to Ms Digna Jacar at the ASP Administration Office.

    Third Trimester 2018-2019

    Please find the third trimester schedule for MA/MS/PhD courseworks in this link


    New guidelines on accessing ASP Collections, Applying for a Research Affiliate Status, and Ammended Guidelines for the PhD Comprehensive Exam

    Access to the Archaeological Collections of the University of the Philippines Archaeological Studies Program

    Research Affiliate of the University of the Philippines-Archaeological Studies Program

    Amended Phd Comprehensive Exam Guidelines

    Second Trimester 2018-2019 Application Deadline

    29 September 2018 - Deadline for the applications to the Diploma, M.A./M.S. and Ph.D. programs in ASP for the Second Trimester of the Academic Year 2018-2019.

    *Applicants should have finished a Diploma in Archaeology or an equivalent degree.

    For the relevant forms and requirements, please check the Admission Requirements. Submit requirements to Ms. Digna Jacar at Albert Hall, Lakandula St., UP Diliman, Quezon City.

    Beginning the Academic Year 2017-2018, the University of the Philippines-Archaeological Studies Program will follow a trimester calendar. Click link to view pdf. ASP will accept applicants to the program during the first and second terms. Please visit this page for notice on application deadline.


    Hukay, the Journal for Archaeological Research in Asia and the Pacific, is now available online.

    The third online issue, Hukay: Volume 20, can be viewed in the Hukay Webpage alongside past issues. Individual articles and book reviews of this issue can be downloaded at Hukay's U.P. Diliman Journals Website.

    Binalot Talks

    Keep an eye on this space for the next Binalot Talks.

    Note: We will be holding all binalot talks in ASP Albert Hall Building, Seminar Room 2, Lakandula Street, UP Diliman [click to see map]. For more information, including the map, please check the Binalot Talks page or visit the Binalot Talks Facebook.


    The Archaeological Studies Program's Library Webpage is now online.