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National Service Training Program

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About NSTP

Republic Act No. 9163, also known as the “National Service Training Program (NSTP) Act of 2001” declares the affirmed action of the prime duty of the government to serve and protect its citizens. In turn, it shall be the responsibility of all citizens to defend the security of the State and in fulfillment thereof, the government may require each citizen to render personal, military or civil service.

Recognizing the youth’s vital role in nation-building, the state shall promote civic consciousness among the youth and shall develop their physical, moral, spiritual, intellectual and social well-being. It shall inculcate in the youth patriotism, nationalism, and advance their involvement in public and civic affairs.

In pursuit of these goals, the youth as the most valuable resource of the nation, shall be motivated, trained, organized and mobilized in military training, literacy, civic welfare and other similar endeavors in the service of the nation.

  • Vision:The NSTP aims to create valued and useful citizens who can contribute to the improvement of the target communities' quality of life as well as their stability, cohesion, and growth.
  • Mission:The NSTP is a dynamic service that offers capability enhancement for civil welfare with a focus on motivating youth to improve their skills, knowledge, and attitudes on various endeavors and develop their interest in doing volunteer work and being receptive to achieving peace in the context of nation-building.
  • Goals:To institutionalize the NSTP structure, systems, and procedure in the operation of the program for Good Citizenship.

Core Values

  • PAGKAMAKA-DIYOSFaith in the Almighty, Respect for life, Concern for the family and future generation, Order, Work
  • PAGKAMAKA-BAYANNationalism and Patriotism, Unity in Diversity, Equality, Respect for law and the government, Promotion of the common good
  • PAGKAMAKA-TAOPeace, Love, Freedom, Truth, Brotherhood, Justice
  • PAGKAMAKA-KALIKASANConcern for the Environment

Program Offered

  • Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC)
  • Civic Welfare Training Service (CWTS)
  • Abdulrasid T. Lucman, MSPE
  • Nawawie M. Abdulmalik
  • Mansawi B. Balindong
  • Rohainie T. Bunsa
  • Emran M. Dirampa
  • John Saint Mark N. Ganancial
  • Al-yushrie B. Lao
  • Jonathan M. Magarang
  • Malik B. Mama
  • Rasmiya T. Menor
  • Khalid U. Tuasan
  • Lilibeth U. Warque
  • Ailyn M. Abdul Jabbar
  • Rashida O. Abdul Rashid, LPT, MPA
  • Alinor C. Amil
  • Azimah D. Ampuan
  • Sambitory A. Bazar
  • Asst. Prof. Ralph S. Buca, MBA
  • Assoc. Prof. Subaida U. Bunsa, Ph.D.
  • Rashdi M. Casim, Ph.D.
  • Nazivah Rohaifa G. Dalidig, JD
  • Normila I. Datu-imam, MPA
  • Engr. Johara L. Decampong
  • Cesar G. Delfinado
  • Patria T. Delfinado
  • Johaifah M. Dimakuta, JD
  • Ashraf G. Dimal, LPT, MPA
  • Monasalam M. Disangcopan
  • Johanida L. Etado
  • Ignacia V. Galleto
  • Khayam D. Guimba, JD, MPA
  • Noriam H.J. Gunting
  • Asnonisa P. Hadji Ali, LPT, MAED
  • Sohayle Hadji Abdul Racman, Ph.D.
  • Mahid N. H. Junaid, MAIS
  • Asst. Prof. Annalee C. Mala
  • Assoc. Prof. Rohanifa T. Mama-Marohombsar, Ph.D.
  • Asst. Prof. Corazon Mangelen
  • Ashnor C. Mascara, MPA
  • Norhaine D. Sarigala
  • Jawaher D. Sarip, MAED
  • Saddam B. Solaiman, Sh.L, LPT
  • Assoc. Prof. Rohanie M. Sultan, Ph.D
  • Marecon C. Viray
  • Prof. Abdulrasid T. Lucman
  • Col Eduardo M Monjardin Inf (GSW) PA
  • Col Abdulbasher D Bongcarawan PA (Ret)
  • Maj Francis Kim D Bohol (FS) PA

Office Contact Info

National Service Training Program

1st Street
Mindanao State University
Marawi City, Philippines

+63 917 722 1986

Mon – Fri 8:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

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In accordance with RA 9163, all students of any baccalaureate degree program or of at least two (2) year TVET programs in public and private educational institutions and enterprises are required to complete one (1) of the NSTP components as a requisite for graduation.


The NSTP as a Partner Institution of Marawi Senior High School received the Certificate of Appreciation for the invaluable support on the Work Immersion Program 2023.