AstroPH

Astronomy in the Philippines


The following is a directory to best describe the current state and nature of astronomy work in the country (added to the best of my knowledge).

Directory of Philippine Professional Astronomers
Largest Telescopes in the Philippines (14" up)
Some Remarkable Filipino Amateur Astronomers
Philippine Planetariums
Filipino Astronomy Blogs


Astronomy Publications


Academic Organizations
UP Astronomical Society
University of the Philipines - Los Baños Astronomical Society
Rizal Technological University Astronomy Society
Mindanao State University - Marawi Astronomy Club
Bataan Peninsula State University Astronomical Society
University of Santo Tomas Applied Physics Society
Junior Philippine Physics Society
PUP LHS Astronomy, Science, and  Technological Research Association 
Organization of New Era Students of Astronomy
New Era Astronomy Club
UP Baguio Astronomical Society 
PNU Astronomical Society
Bedan's Society for Young Astronomers

Academic Institutions
Rizal Technological University Department of Earth and Space Sciences
  • Programs Offered:
    • BS Astronomy Technology
    • Graduate Diploma in Astronomy
    • MS Astronomy
  • Solar Program
  • Astro-Meteo Division
New Era University



Government
Government institutions with astronomy and space science related functions.

Department of Science and Technology (DOST)
  • Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA)
  • Philippine Council for Industry, Energy, and Emerging Technology Research and Development (PCIEERD)
    • Science and Technology Coordinating Council - Committee on Space Science Technology Applications (STCC-COSTA)
    • PCIEERD along with MO
  • Science Education Institute (SEI)
    •  Philippine Space Science Education Program (PSSEP)
      • SEI PSSEP hosts the Asia-Pacific Regional Space Agency Forum (APRSAF) Water Rocket Launching Competition and the local celebration of the World Space Week
National Museum Planetarium (NMP)
National Space Development Program (NSDP)
UP National Institute for Science and Mathematics Education Development (NISMED)


Non-Academic/Private/Commercial Organizations and Institutions
Andromeda Mobile Planetarium
Astronomical League of the Philippines (ALP)
Cebu Amateur Astronomers Association (CA3)
Exploreum
Guild for Astronomy Innovation and Advancement (GAIA)
League of Young Night Xplorers (LYNX)
Manila Observatory (MO)
Manila Street Astronomers
NCeries
Philippine Astronomical Society (PAS)
Philippine Science Centrum
Regulus Spacetech
Stardust Observatory
The Mind Museum
The Reaching Astronomer Student Team (TRAST)
Voyager

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