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The Center

Know how the Japanese government built and founded the Philippine Social Science Center (PSSCenter) to showcase secure and excellent facilities.

The Center

The Philippine Social Science Center

The Philippine Social Science Center is a three-storey building built in 1983 through a generous grant from the Japanese Government. It is  located along Commonwealth Avenue, strategically situated in close proximity with  universities, educational institutions, government offices and commercial establishments in Diliman.

The Center offers comfortable, secure and affordable office spaces for small and medium-sized organizations. A typical office has a floor area of around 30 sqm. The Center also has excellent facilities for different types of functions like conferences, seminars, meetings, and social gatherings. Interested clients can avail of rental packages that are customizable to their needs. The building is also ideal for organizations and artists who want to feature their works through a gallery exhibit.

Our Facilities

The Center has a commodious 350-person capacity auditorium; a seminar room that can accommodate 80 people; a training room for 50; and two conference rooms for smaller functions. All function rooms are air conditioned and each is equipped with a public address system, a slide projector and an overhead projector. Photocopying, tape recorders, and typewriter and computer services are also available at the PSSCenter. Food requirements for function rooms are provided by the PSSCenter Canteen concessionaire and a security complement ensures orderly and safe parking.

Center Front
Board Room
Auditorium Front Lobby
Seminar Room
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Our Tenants

Building tenants and function room patrons  get to enjoy a spacious sunlit lobby in  every floor and pocket gardens and quadrangle with greeneries located within and around the building. These amenities contribute to a positive, conducive and healthy work environment. 

Building tenants and function room patrons can also avail of the food services of PSSC’s canteen concessionaire and a coffee shop operating at the ground floor of the building. A 24-hour security service with CCTV cameras ensures the protection of the building and its offices. Tenants and patrons are also provided ample parking spaces.

For reservation and inquiries, please contact the PSSC Center Management and Administrative Section (CMAS) at ​​ or telephone number (02)-8926-5179.

For Inquiries and Reservations

Contact the Center Management and Administrative Section at tel. nos. (632)-8926-5179, email