De La Salle University is Top Philippine School on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter

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DLSU Manila best 230 other Philippine colleges and universities as the most popular educational institution on social media. Photo from DLSU Facebook.

De La Salle University-Manila (DLSU Manila) is the Top University in the Philippines in terms of popularity on the social media platforms of Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, based on the UniRank World University Rankings & Reviews.

DLSU leads the country’s schools that have increased their use of social media platforms and other technology tools with the Philippine educational system currently innovating on methods by using online platforms to continue learning and teaching amid the nationwide community quarantine to stop the spread of coronavirus disease.

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DLSU’s popularity on the three most popular social media platforms was ranked first among 231 Philippine higher-education institutions that were ranked in the 2020 edition of the annual listing that features over 13,600 officially recognized Universities and Colleges in 200 countries.

The private Catholic school is currently ranked 5th top university overall in the Philippines and 3780th in the world on the non-academic League Table of the top Philippine Universities based on web metrics provided by independent web intelligence sources rather than data submitted by the Universities themselves.


The UniRank Instagram University Ranking based on the popularity or number of followers on Instagram lists De La Salle University in the first spot with over 25,000 followers, based on a sample data set extracted in April 2020.

The Top 3 Philippine Universities with Instagram Followers:

  1. De La Salle University – 25,548
  2. University of Santo Tomas – 15,711
  3. New Era University – 14,407

The 2020 Instagram University Ranking ranked Harvard University as the World’s Top University on Instagram with 1,561,999 followers.


De La Salle University was named the top Philippine university on Twitter with 221,840 followers based on data extracted in March 2020.

The Top 3 Philippine Universities with Twitter Followers:

  1. De La Salle University – 221,840
  2. University of the Philippines System – 176,401
  3. Far Eastern University – 175,774

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México’s Twitter page was ranked 1st worldwide with 3,126,175 followers.


UniRank assessed Facebook statistics and engagement and ranked De La Salle University as the top school in the country with a total number of likes/fans running over 600,000 based on data extracted in February 2020.

The Top 3 Philippine Universities with Facebook Likes:

  1. De La Salle University – 641,296
  2. University of Santo Tomas – 462,544
  3. Far Eastern University – 459,465

The world’s most popular university on Facebook is Harvard University in the United States with 5,514,335 likes/fans.

In 2019, the University of the Philippines and Ateneo De Manila University led UniRank’s Most Popular Universities in the Philippines.

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