Philosophy, Vision, Mission and Purpose


The Mindanao State University shall, in the pursuit of its mission, be committed to the total development of man and to the search for truth, virtue and academic excellence.


MSU Main Campus aspires to be a world-class comprehensive university. .

Mission (MSU Main Campus)

Ensuring excellence in the performance of instruction, research and innovation, and community outreach functions of its various units; and strengthening further the peace building and affirmative action programs of the campus.

Mission (MSU System)