Lyceum-Northwestern University was founded by Dr. Francisco Quimson Duque and Mrs. Florencia Tiongson Duque.
L-NU started as a single-room nursing school at the Dagupan City Polyclinic Hospital and was then called the Dagupan City School of Nursing. The school had an initial population of 94.
Lyceum Northwestern University has a long legacy of more than 50 years in providing quality education and academic excellence in South Asia. Located in Dagupan City, Philippines, Lyceum Northwestern University (L-NU) is an ISO 9001:2008 recognized University standing as a beacon for learning and research. L-NU is committed to developing a community of scholars and professionals committed to serving society, promoting the development of students to reach their true potential in becoming competent, ethical, caring and inquiring citizens and visionary leaders.
Students from all over the world flock to L-NU every year to realize their dreams in various fields such as Medicine, Arts and Science, Business Education, Criminology, Architecture, Law, Engineering and other vocational studies. Medical Education at L-NU is world renowned for our rigorous curriculum and research facilities.
There is an ever-growing large community of Indian students who study at our campus to realize their cherished dreams of becoming a doctor. Lyceum Northwestern University is committed to making our students become compassionate, knowledgeable, highly-competent physicians by providing them with early hands-on clinical training and opportunities to hone their professional skills.