True to its vision and mission, The University of Manila has established the Testing and Evaluation Center with the primary purpose of formulating and administering departmental examinations, pre-qualifying, and qualifying examinations to the students of the University. The Center is directly supervised by the Office of the University President and Chief Academic Officer.

Furthermore, the Center aims to help students achieve academic excellence through timely and relevant examinations. With this in mind, the Center constantly strengthens the academic standards of the University by instituting programs and examination instruments comparable with local and international standards.