Parks inside the campus include the Luntiang Pilipinas Forest Park, which contains a lagoon and is sealed by walls that imitate Fort Santiago and its walls in Intramuros, and the PUP Linear Park that was constructed in 2006 at the banks of Pasig River. Memberships and affiliations to organizations which do not imply any formal, extensive and/or legal process of accreditation or recognition are included in the specific Memberships and Affiliations section below. Polytechnic University of The Philippines – Open University. , In 1986, Dr. Nemesio E. Prudente re-assumed the presidency of PUP. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. 4, series 1997.  It also contains the Hasmin Hostel, formerly a budget hostel which was purchased by PUP in the late 1980s. GEED 10043.  The Graduate School and the College of Education confers doctoral and master's degrees. The hostel also serves as the training grounds for CTHTM students. The Shrine was transferred to PUP to protect it from the flood control project of the Metro Manila Development Authority. Looking for more information about the courses & study programs at Polytechnic University of the Philippines? Its programming tentatively include news, sports, educational/children's programs, talk shows, commentaries, to music programs and request shows, mostly geared towards the interests of students, faculty and the administration. PUPHAM-RCG, a non-profit university based radio station, is known to assist those who need fast and rapid response communications within the university and nearby areas.