US-based education and technology company Cengage has tagged Mapúa University as among the most digital-ready universities in Asia. In 2019, Mapúa activated a total of 1,943 digital courses created by Cengage for the university, spanning 73 subjects with 45,894 digital student enrollments. This was the highest for any single university based on Cengage’s records of universities in the Philippines and in Asia.
The Yuchengco-led academic institution has been enhancing its digital capability through new technologies in effective online learning.
Mapúa is already utilizing several online learning tools such as Cardinal EDGE, which can hold synchronous lectures to 2,300 students; Panopto, a video platform for higher education; and worldwide online learning platform, Coursera.