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The Mindanao State University was officially created by law, by virtue of Republic Act 1387 (as amended). It is the first state university in the southern part of the Philippines, in Mindanao, and second to the University of the Philippines being the first and premiere state sponsored institution of higher education in the country.
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The Melting Pot of the South
MSU System President
Highest Educational Attainment
Sultan of Malaig
Atty. Basari D. Mapupuno was appointed as the 8th regular MSU System President on March 09, 2022 and was followed by his investiture ceremony on the 8th of June, 2022.
Taking Bolder Strides toward Academic Excellence.
Strengthening Research, Extension, Innovation and Production.
Promoting MSU System as a National Peace University.
Harnessing MSU Systemness and Focusing on the Comparative Advantages and Rationalization of Academic Programs.
More Aggressively Move Forward Internationalization and Strategic Linkages.
Serve as Beacon for Preservation of Cultural Heritage.
Improve Human Resource, Administration, and Enhance Processes for Greater Effectiveness and Efficient Delivery of Service.
Increase Income Generation and Improve Fiscal Responsibility.
Infrastructure Development and Use.
Implementation of Land Use Plan.
Juris Doctor, College of Law, Mindanao State University, Marawi City, 1992
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration-Accounting, Philippine School of Business Administration, Manila, 1988
Master Level Course on International Humanitarian Law for Professors, University of Melbourne, Faculty of Law, Institute of International Legal Studies-UP Law Center and the International Committee of the Red Cross, 2002
Provincial Prosecutor of Lanao del Sur, Department of Justice, Region XIV BARMM, 2013-2022
Director, Chief Prosecutors Association (CPROSA), Region XIV, 2019-2022
Regional Director, Prosecutors League of the Philippines, Inc. (PLP), Region XIV, 2018-2022
Director, Board of Directors, Chief Prosecutors Association (CPROSA), 2017-2018
Initiatives & Participation in
Peacebuilding & Good Governance
Deradicalization Program Design and Planning Meeting, United Nations Development Program, 2019
Expert’s Forum Ad Hoc Committee Bangsamoro Autonomy Framework: A Critical Analysis, 2015
Bangsamoro Vision and the Bangsamoro Government, Marawi City, 2012
Sultan sa Malaig, Royal House of Malaig, 2003-Present
Founding Chairman, Council of Datus and Baes, Balindong, Lanao del Sur, 2003-Present