Top 8 Universities that Produced Billionaires in the Philippines


“Nak, mag-aral ka ng mabuti.”

Our culture values education, pushing everyone to finish school, and hopefully get a stable job in the future. From Nursery to College level, our parents will work hard to give us education.

Some will say that someone like Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates are evidence that college is not the only way to success, but education will always bring people somewhere – even to billions of riches! That’s why we present to you the Top 8 Universities in the Philippines that produced the Billionaires we know today.

  1. De La Salle University – Manila

Green is for business! – That’s how DLSU Manila proved its excellence in molding its students into business tycoons. Located in Taft Avenue, Manila, the Catholic University is among the Top 4 Universities in the country.

DLSU Manila has produced the most number of billionaires in the country. Included in the list are the Sys (SM Investments Corporation), Gokongweis (JG Summit Holdings), Yaps (Manila Bulletin) and Margaret Ty-Cham (GT Capital Holdings).


  1. Ateneo De Manila University

Ever heard of Alyssa Valdez and Kiefer Ravena? The ADMU is included in the Top 4 Universities in the country, and is known for producing the best athletes that we have today, soaring like Eagles! #Areneo

ADMU has also produced four famous business tycoons in the Philippines. Included in the list are the Gokongweis and Tys, the beautiful Camille Villar (Vista Land and Lifescapes), daughter of Manny Villar, and Eugenio Lopez Sr. (Lopez Holdings Corporation).