Latest DOST Priority Courses 2024 For DOST Scholarship

The DOST Scholarship has many benefits and is helpful to both parents and students who desire to follow their dreams. If you want to apply for this scholarship, make sure your selected subject is on the DOST Scholarship priority list before taking the entrance exam. The most recent list of DOST Priority Courses 2024 for DOST Scholarship are available here.

Bonus: DOST Scholarship application is also given at the end of this article. You can then apply from there.

DOST Priority Courses 2024
DOST Priority Courses 2024

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in the Philippines has created a list of DOST Priority Courses that aim to develop highly qualified and capable graduates in various fields of science and technology. These courses are designed to meet the requirements of the country’s growing economy, which requires a highly trained workforce in the fields of research and development.

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List of DOST Priority Courses

A – B

  • Aeronautical Engineering
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Agribusiness Management
  • Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering
  • Agricultural Biotechnology (at UP System only)
  • Agricultural Chemistry
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Agricultural Technology
  • Agriculture
  • Animal Science
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Applied Mathematics major in Mathematical Finance (4yrs ADMU)
  • Applied Physics
  • Applied Physics with Applied Computer System
  • Applied Physics with Materials Science and Engineering
  • Applied Statistics
  • Bachelor of Library and Information Science
  • Bachelor of Secondary Education major in Science
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology

C – E

  • Ceramics Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Chemistry with Applied Computer Systems
  • Chemistry with Materials Science and Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Community Nutrition
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics and Communications Engineering
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Environmental Science

F – I

  • Fisheries
  • Food Technology
  • Forestry
  • Geodetic Engineering
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Geothermal Engineering
  • Health Science
  • Human Biology
  • Industrial Design
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Industrial Management Engineering – Information Technology (at DLSU only)
  • Industrial Pharmacy
  • Information and Communications Technology
  • Information System
  • Information Technology
  • Information Technology Systems
  • Instrumentation and Control Engineering

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L – N

  • Life Sciences
  • Management Information Systems (4 yrs ADMU)
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Manufacturing Engineering – Management – Biomedical Engineering (at DLSU only)
  • Manufacturing Engineering – Management – Mechatronics and Robotics (at DLSU only)
  • Marine Biology
  • Marine Science
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Teaching
  • Mathematics and Science Teaching
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechatronics Engineering
  • Medical Laboratory Science
  • Medical Technology
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Meteorology
  • Microbiology
  • Mining Engineering
  • Molecular Biology and Biotechnology
  • Nutrition
  • Nutrition and Dietetics

P – S

  • Packaging Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Pharmacy (4-year program)
  • Pharmacy major in Clinical Pharmacy (5-year program)
  • Physics
  • Psychology (BS Program)
  • Public Health
  • Science Teaching (Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Physical Science)
  • Statistics

Read Here: How to apply for DOST Scholarship Program


What is DOST Priority Courses?

DOST Priority Courses are a set of courses selected by the Philippines’ Department of Science and Technology (DOST) as important to the country’s development and innovation in science and technology.

How much is the monthly allowance for Dost?

DOST undergraduate scholars receive P40,000 per academic year in financial assistance to pay tuition and other school expenses, a living allowance of P7,000 per month, a book allowance of P10,000 per academic year, and other scholarship benefits.

What is the minimum grade for DOST scholarship?

Graduates of high school before to the K-12 program who rank in the top 5% of their class. If you skipped a grade, you must have grades in Grades 9, 10, and 11 or scores in the Philippine Education Placement Test Certificate of Rating. You must be a  natural-born Filipino citizen.

How many students are accepted in DOST scholarship?

There are 85,636 set to take the DOST-SEI Scholarship.