The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) has released the approved list of higher education institutions (HEIs) that increase their tuition and other school fees for academic year 2015-2016.
Out of the 1,683 private HEIs, 405 applied for tuition and other school fees increase this year. Of them, 313 have been approved by the CHED.
Of the 313 HEIs, 283 will increase tuition while 212 will increase other school fees.
According to CHED, the average increase is 6.48% or ₱165.45 in tuition and other school fees in private colleges and universities across the country.
VIEW: Approved list of Schools that Increase Tuition and Other School Fees AY 2015-2016
[Image Credit / Source: CHED.gov.ph]