May 19, 2023

BulSU Achieves PQA Level III on the First Attempt

By Media Relations Office

The Bulacan State University accomplished what many have dreamed of, but only few have achieved as it was recognized as one of the recipients of the 2022 Philippine Quality Awards - Recognition for Mastery in Quality Management, making it just the second state university in Region III to receive the PQA on the first attempt.

The University President, Dr. Cecilia S. Navasero-Gascon received the award on May 17, 2023, at the MalacaƱang Palace in Manila, and together with her were Dr. Teody San Andres, Executive Vice President, and Dr. Jaime Pulumbarit, Vice President for Administration and Finance.

The Philippine Quality Awards is a prestigious recognition given by the Philippine government to organizations that have demonstrated excellence in quality management. It aims to promote the importance of quality management in achieving organizational excellence and competitiveness. This award is a testament to the university's commitment to providing quality education and services to its students and stakeholders. The award recognizes the efforts of BulSU in implementing effective quality management systems and processes that have resulted in improved performance, customer satisfaction, and organizational sustainability.

The Internal Quality Assurance Office (IQAO) also played a crucial role in guiding the university in its quality management journey, providing training, coaching, and support to ensure that the university's quality management systems are effective and efficient.

In the same vein, this award would not be possible without the collective effort of the faculty members, heads of the different offices, staff, and other stakeholders of the university. This achievement of BulSU is a source of pride for the entire university community. It is a testament to the university's commitment to excellence and its dedication to providing quality education and services to its students and stakeholders.

The University President, Dr. Gascon, together with the entire BulSU community commit to continue to strive for excellence in quality management and ensure that its quality management systems are continuously improved to meet the evolving needs of its stakeholders.