Technical Course Programs

Position yourself for a brighter future.

UPSITF offers a broad selection of short courses designed to provide you a working set of IT skills that are responsive to the demands of the ever-changing and developing IT industry.

Schedules & Rates

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The deadline of registration for any tech course is on the first of the class.

Class Size

  • The minimum class size offering is 12.

  • The maximum class size is 32, but may be lower in certain specialized classes.

  • UPSITF reserves the right to cancel or postpone any tech course offering if the minimum number of students required in the class has not been reached.


  • If a person opts to withdraw his/her registration from any tech course, a refund of 80% of training fee shall be made by UPSITF to the registrant.

  • No refund shall be given if a class has already started at the time the registration is withdrawn.

  • In the event that a cancellation of a short course class is made by UPSITF, full refund shall be made by UPSITF to the registrants of said short course class.

Short Course Deliverables

Short Course participants shall receive the following items from UPSITF:

  • 1:1 PC to student ratio
  • Course Materials
  • Certificate of Completion (must pass the Short Course requirements)
  • Snacks and Lunch


  • UPSITF accepts payments in cash, manager’s check, personal check and through credit card (e.g. MasterCard, Visa).

  • Full payment must be made by the first day of class.

  • Full payment made at least a week before classes start is eligible for Early Bird Discount.

  • Only those who paid in full shall be considered enrolled in the class.


  1. Make a deposit to the UPSITF bank account in the amount of ₱ 500. Bank details are as follows:

    • Account Name: UP System IT Foundation Inc.
    • Account Number: 3072-1003-60
    • Name of Bank: LANDBANK UP Diliman Extension
  2. Send a copy of the Deposit Slip through any of the following:

    • Attach a copy of the Deposit Slip when you register online
    • E-mail a copy of the Deposit Slip at Use the following format in the email subject line: Name of Student (space) Name of Course
      Ex.: Juan dela Cruz Intro to SQL.
    • Fax a copy of the Deposit Slip to UPSITF through fax no. (+632) 920-2036. You may call Ms. Rhea Francisco-Samonte at (+632) 4362217 or (+632) 920-2080 to verify the fax receipt of the Deposit Slip.


Individuals interested in taking a particular tech course must submit the following requirements:

  • Duly-accomplished Tech Course Application Form
  • One (1) color ID picture (2×2)
  • 50% Non-Refundable Reservation Fee
  • Tech Course Training Fee
  • Proof of having taken the course prerequisites (if applicable)



  • Is there an admission exam?

    There is no admission exam needed to enroll in the Tech Course Program.

  • Are the courses only for professionals?

    No. High school and college students are welcome to apply.

Registration and Payment

  • What is the difference between Government/Academe and Industry Early-Bird Rate?

    Government/Academe Early-Bird Rate applies to government employees and members of the academe, while Industry Early-Bird Rate applies to corporate/non-government/academe employees.

  • Are there discounts for UP Students?

    Yes. For UP students, the government/academe rate applies, provided they submit their current Form 5 and ID.

  • Are there discounts for non-UP students?


  • How about for returning UPSITF tech course students?

    For students who have enrolled in any tech course in the last three years, a 40% discount from the regular rate will be given.


  • Can I enroll in a class if I did not take its prerequisite?

    For students enrolling in courses with prerequisites, they must complete all required courses first.

  • Can I enroll in an advance course if I have completed a basic program outside UPSITF?

    For students enrolling in an advance course who have previously completely a basic program outside UPSITF, a certificate or proof of basic course completion is required.

  • What if I do not have a certificate but I want to enroll in an advance course?

    Should a student insist in enrolling in an advance course without a certificate, he or she may be admitted to the class provided that a refund will not be granted in case the student decides not to pursue while the class is already ongoing.

  • Will there be a make-up class if I miss a class?

    If a student misses a class, there will be no make-up class provided.

  • What type of certificate will be given after the class?

    A Certificate of Completion will be given to students who have accomplished all course requirements, while a Certificate of Participation will be given to students with incomplete attendance or requirements.

Are you ready?

Make sure that you have read and understood our registration guidelines and that your requirements are ready before filling out our registration form.

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