Welcome to University of Pasadena
University of Pasadena (UPAS) was founded in 2012 by a group of eminent educationists and entrepreneurs with a vision to create an educational institution that will enable our students to be competent professionals and lifelong learners with affordable access to high quality, learning-centered and outcomes-based distance education.
UPAS uses a Learning Management System (LM) supported by Blackboard Inc., a leading provider of LMS for universities across the globe. UPAS has customized the LMS to ensure that students get quality and engaging education as they go through their course of study at UPAS. UPAS also interactive Video Conferencing sessions where faculty interact live with students for project discussions and research work.
To provide students worldwide with competency-based, multi‐modal, technology-enabled higher education that can empower them to achieve their professional goals.
M. Ed (Master’s Degree in Education)
This is a program for individuals who aspire to teach in Schools worldwide. Most statutory bodies in US, Canada and other countries require a degree in Education for teachers to be eligible to teach in Schools. They also insist on supervised Practicum hours that is part of the requirement of the curriculum of the degree program. Schools that follow the International Baccalaureate (IB) Curriculum or the IGCSE curriculum, need such a qualification. As the M.A Education offering from UNIVERSITY OF PASADENA includes a mandatory internship that carries credit, students graduating with this degree become eligible to teach. Moreover, the experience they get through this enhances their employability and career growth.
M.S (Master’s Degree in General Engineering)
This program is well suited for engineering students who have completed the Undergraduate Degrees and who are looking for a bridge to get employed in the industry. This course offers the much-needed combination of domain expertise and business acumen that the industry looks for. The project and internship components that are parts of the curriculum ensure that graduates will have necessary skillset and eligibility to de deployed in the industry without extensive training. This will also be an excellent option for individuals who are currently working and are looking to step up their career growth.