Welcome to Cordillera Studies Center

The Cordillera Studies Center (CSC) is the research arm of the University of the Philippines Baguio.  As such, it is mandated

  • to formulate policies, guidelines, and mechanisms relevant to the conduct of research
  • to provide a venue and impetus for faculty research in the various disciplines
  • to initiate and coordinate university-level research activities with the concerned units
  • to assist in the protection of intellectual property rights of groups and individuals especially in relation to researches conducted under the aegis of the CSC
  • to provide assistance in the generation of resources to support faculty research activities
  • to establish linkages with other local and international research institutions where faculty may be able to do research
  • to provide assistance to local and foreign researchers who wish to be affiliated with the CSC
  • to pursue a publications program to facilitate the dissemination of research outputs; and
  • to develop - together with the library - the Cordillera Studies Special Collection as the centerpiece of the University Library.

It currently runs six (6) research programs, namely: