A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signing ceremony between the University of the Philippines, College of Education and Ehime University was held at the Faculty of Education, Ehime University, Matsuyama City, Japan on November 16, 2016. Dr. Marie Therese AP. Bustos, Dean of the UP College of Education and Dr. Sakae Sano , Dean of the Faculty of Education of Ehime University officially signed the documents.
This event reaffirmed the partnership between the two institutions for another three years. This partnership, which officially began in 2007, further strengthens academic exchange and research collaboration between students, staff, and faculty members of the two universities.