Bulacan State University is a state-funded institution of higher learning established in 1904 by virtue of Act 74 of the Philippine Commission of 1901 as an intermediate school set up by the American regime. It was converted into a chartered state university in 1993 by virtue of Republic Act 7665. Its main campus is located in City of Malolos, Bulacan province, Philippines. It has four satellite campuses in the province (Bustos Campus in Bustos, Sarmiento campus in San Jose del Monte, Meneses campus in Bulakan, Hagonoy and Pulilan Campus in Pulilan). It also has an international campus in Hong Kong that offers graduate and collegiate degree courses.The university is mandated to provide higher professional/technical training and promote research, advanced studies and progressive leadership. It has been identified by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) as one of the Center for Excellence and Development institutions in the country and one of the Training Centers nationwide for teachers pursuing education in areas beyond their specialization.