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Xijen College of Mountain Province, Inc. is a private tertiary school based in Mountain Province, Cordillera Administrative Region, Philippines. The school offers short term competency courses on Information Technology up to four year degree courses. Starting in 1992 as Xijen Institute of Technology, the school has moved on to be the alternative center of learning in Mountain Province. The school pioneered IT literacy in this part of the world. Students, office workers benefited a lot from the training programs that the school provided. “Computer to the Barrios” was also a pioneering initiative of the school. This was about the setting up of computer labs in barrio in high schools- long before the government and NGOs came up with their own computer literacy programs. When the Internet was at its infancy stage in the country, Xijen was the first to avail of a satellite serviced Internet access. This helped narrow the digital divide in the province. Continue reading

CHED Scholarship Now At Xijen College

By Maura Galasa Mangay-at


Students who will be enrolling a degree course (4 years) Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (BSIT) offered at XiJEN College of Mountain Province, Upper Caluttit, Bontoc, Mountain Province. Mapan kayo ag apply ti Commission on Higher Education jay Km 6, Cabanao, La Trinidad, Benguet.

What scholarship you will chose from?
1. Full Scholarship: daytoy ket no ti General Weighted average mo ket at least 90% wenno graduating high school students nga GWA of at least 90% jay 3rd year na plus at least 90% iti 1st, 2nd and 3rd grading period na.

2. Partial Scholarship : daytoy met ket at least 85% GWA iti 1st, 2nd and 3rd grading period iti fourth year level ken mainayon met jay at least 85% GWA of 3rd year grade na.

3. Private Education Student Financial Assistance (PESFA) : parehas sajay Partial Scholarship ti qualification na

1. Grants-in-Aid (GIA) : daytoy ket mabalin nga ALS ken PEPT passer, pang college level nga at least koma passing grades of the 2 semesters, ken pang high school met lang dapat passing GWA grade iti 3rd year level na ken passing GWA met lang iti 1st, 2nd and 3rd grading na ti fourth year.

2. Study now, pay later plan (SNPLP). ANY can avail of this scholarship basta identified priority degree course

3. Congressman Scholarship through CHED: Another good news manen kailian! Ada ti ited ni Apo Congressman pang scholarship iti identified degree courses iti pang Mountain Province. ANY, be it college level, ALS/PEPT passer or a high school graduate ti maka avail but the applicant must visit the Office of Congressman at Capitol Building, Bontoc, Mountain Province to get an endorsement/certification and to fill up the forms there.

QUALIFICATION iti amin nga ag apply ti CHED Scholarship:
1. Must be a Filipino citizen;
2. Must be a high school graduate or with earned units in college, ALS/PEPT passer;
3. annual gross income of parents/guardian not to exceed Three Hundred Thousand (300,000) pesos.
4. Must avail of only one CHED scholarship or financial assistance program;
5. Must not be a graduate of any degree program.

1. Academic Requirements
A. For Incoming Freshmen (High School Graduates)
a) 4th year high school applicants: Duly certified 3rd year Form 138 and first three grading periods of 4th year
b) High school graduates: 4th year Form 138
B. For Applicants with earned units in College (College Level)
Certificate of grades in all subjects in completed semester.
C. For Other Applicants:
a) ALS Certificate
b) PEPT: Certificate of Advancing to the Next Level
A. Any of the following:
a) Latest income tax return( ITR) of both parents or guardian
b) Certificate of Tax Exemption from BIR
c) Certificate of Indigency from their Barangay
d) Case Study from DSWD
e) Affidavit of no income
f) Children of OFW & seafarers- latest copy of contract or proof of income
B. Certificate of Good Moral Character from the last school attended

NOTE: Identified Priority Courses are listed at CHED office. At XiJEN, BSIT is considered by CHED to be one of the priority course for School Year 2014 until School Year 2017.

Xijen Students and Graduates Shine

By Maura Galasa Mangay-at

While everyone is so excited in having passers from XiJEN College 100% in BSED major in Filipino and Computer Hardware Servicing NC II, one also forget to mention that it may be insignificant but these three students must also be mentioned in the recognition day program tomorrow. God really blessed XiJEN that this School Year have graced us with passers. So let’s not forget to include Ms. Arlene F. Cumakleng of Guina-ang, Bontoc, Mountain Province who is the first passer in Bookkeeping NC III in Computer Secretarial after having 2 years of batches attempt on this assessment and finally on this third batch, we have one to pass this assessment. And of course, may I present to you the Civil Service exam passers of April 2013: PROFESSIONAL LEVEL: CSC – Cordillera Administrative Region http://excell.csc.gov.ph/PPT041413/RO14pro.pdf 382 14 493633 LAGUIWED, REDEN D April 14, 2013 CSE-PPT SUBPROFESSIONAL LEVEL: CSC CORDILLERA ADMINISTRATIVE REGION http://scoopboy.com/april-2013-cs-exam-results-passers-of-car/ 108 14 900916 PANGILINAN, ELAINE D CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OF YOU IN PASSING YOUR EXAM/ASSESSMENT! XiJEN is very proud of you…. Waschin sumya! http://excell.csc.gov.ph/PPT041413/RO14pro.pdf excell.csc.gov.ph

Scholarship for OFWs and Dependents

By Maura Galasa Mangay-at


Good news! OWWA Scholarship SKILLS FOR EMPLOYMENT SHCOLARSHIP PROGRAM (SESP) is open for those who would like to enroll in training course of TESDA in Computer Hardware Servicing (Computer Technician) and also Bookkeeping (Computer Secretarial) which are available at XiJEN College of Mountain Province, Caluttit, Bontoc, Mountain Province.

Who can avail of this scholarship?
1. A member of OWWA who is active
2. Beneficiaries of an OWWA member but one beneficiary for one time availment only.

Who are called beneficiaries?
1. a spouse of the OWWA member
2. any of the siblings of the OWWA member
3. if no family, a brother or sister who is single and is 21 years old

How can you avail of this scholarship?
Go and visit IN PERSON the OWWA office at No 17 Room Bldg., Private Road, Magsaysay Avenue, Baguio City for orientation and screening.

Requirements to submit:
1. Application forms duly accomplished (3 sets)
2. Any of the following Highest Educational Attainment
a) Form 137/138
b) Transcript of Records
c) HS Diploma
d) College Diploma
3. Proof of relationship to member duly certified by the local civil registrar/NSO copy
a) Birth Certificate of applicant (if son/daughter of member of OFW)
b) Copy of Birth Certificate of applicant and member OFW (if related as brother or sister)
c) Marriage Certificate (if spouse of member OFW)
d) Certificate of No Marriage (CENOMAR) for son/daughter of 18 years to exactly 21 years old)
e) Certificate of No Marriage (CENOMAR) for single siblings, and applicant is 18 years to exactly 21 years old
4. Passport of OWWA member indicating the ID page, date of latest departure and arrival, visa, entry permit
5. Proof of OWWA contribution membership (any of the following)
a) OWWA e-card or e-receipt
b) Official receipt of OWWA contribution
c) Certification from OWWA membership registry division
d) OWWA welfare fund certificate
6. One (1) filing folder, long and fastener
7. Barangay certificate or Barangay Clearance

For applicants who want to enroll Bachelor of Information Technology (BSIT) offered at XiJEN College of Mountain Province may avail of the EDUCATION FOR DEVELOPMENT SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM (EDSP) offered to a dependent or beneficiary of an ACTIVE OWWA MEMBER.


Summer 2014

ANNOUNCEMENT: XiJEN COLLEGE OF MOUNTAIN PROVINCE, INC. will be having its graduation day on March 29, 2014.

Summer 2014

April 7 to 12, 2014 is the enrollment days for summer class.
April 14, 2014 is the start of regular classes for summer
April 16-19, 2014 holidays (April 9 will be moved to 16)
April 14 and 15 are the only days for official withdrawal and adding of subjects
All students are required to attend Summer Classes especially the BSED and BSIT.

3 major Filipino subjects
Office Graphics Application/Educational Technology 2
Principles of Organization and Management
Personality Development & Human Relations
Software Installation
Operating Systems