Batangas State University College of Engineering:
Celebrating 50 Years of Service to the Nation and the World

The Batangas State University, formerly Pablo Borbon Memorial Institute of Technology (PBMIT), started offering engineering programs in 1971. Since then, the College of Engineering has been the institution’s premier college that offers its flagship programs. It has produced over 18,000 engineering professionals who have taken dynamic, leadership roles and various positions of influence in their respective organizations, thus creating an impact to the industry and the society.

As the college celebrates its golden anniversary in 2021, it highlights the milestones in its rich history, and pays tribute to the men and women who have been part of its successes and who continue to be active participants in nation building, leading the workforce, and making a distinct mark in the local and global settings.

The Batangas State University, formerly Pablo Borbon Memorial Institute of Technology (PBMIT), started offering engineering programs in 1971. Since then, the College of Engineering has been the institution’s premier college that offers its flagship programs. It has produced over 18,000 engineering professionals who have taken dynamic, leadership roles and various positions of influence in their respective organizations, thus creating an impact to the industry and the society.

As the college celebrates its golden anniversary in 2021, it highlights the milestones in its rich history, and pays tribute to the men and women who have been part of its successes and who continue to be active participants in nation building, leading the workforce, and making a distinct mark in the local and global settings.

January 2021
  • Kick-off Ceremonies: Engineering@50
  • Launching of the 20 New and Emerging Programs
February 2021
  • Start of Engineering Alumni Forum Series
March 2021
  • Industry Conference and Exhibit on the Fourth Industrial REvolution (ICE on FIRE)
April 2021
  • Engineering Academic Competitions (Inter-University Engineering Quiz Bee; STEM Challenge)
 May – June 2021
  • Distinguished Lecture Series
July – August 2021
  • Design Thinking Sessions with the Community, Government, and Industry
September 2021
  • Engineering Innovation Challenge (Inter – University Invitational Competition)
October 2021
  • International Conference on Innovations in Engineering Education
November 2021
  • International Research Conference on Innovations in Engineering, Science and Technology (5th IRCIEST)
December 2021
  • Engineering Alumni Olympics (Basketball, Online Games)
  • Engineering Alumni Grand Homecoming
  • Outstanding Engineering Alumni Awards

The university is the largest provider of engineering education in the country, offering 23 graduate and 22 undergraduate engineering programs. As a pioneer in the full implementation of outcomes-based teaching and learning and the integration of Technopreneurship in its curriculum, the College addresses the concerns of the present and requirements of the future by concretizing strategic initiatives in instructional delivery, research productivity, and community-oriented extension activities. These serve as platforms that highlight the impact of engineering and creative solutions to local and global contexts.

Nurturing Innovators by Embracing Standards of Excellence

The university is the only state university in the Philippines with engineering programs accredited by the Accrediting Board for Engineering and Technology – Engineering Accreditation Commission, a US-based accrediting body that sets the gold standard of engineering and technology accreditation in the world. In addition, it is recognized by the Philippine government, through the Commission on Higher Education, as a Center of Excellence in Electronics Engineering and Center of Development in Mechanical Engineering and Electrical Engineering.

 Just recently, the university received a three-star rating from QS Stars, with its Electronics Engineering program receiving a four-star rating. The college’s engineering programs are also accredited by the Philippine Technological Council, the sole organization recognized by the Philippine government to accredit engineering programs in accordance with international standards. The College is home to top notch licensed engineers, with over 166 graduates topping the national licensure and certification examinations administered by the Philippine Regulation Commission.

Partnering with the Nation and the World

The university has engaged more than 100 international and national universities and over 1,000 industries as its partners in the delivery of engineering education. Anchored primarily on the tenets of outcomes-based education, all of its program offerings undergo continuous quality improvement through national and international accreditation. Its faculty and students engage in industry immersion, faculty and student exchanges, and international cooperation to ensure that the graduates achieve the student outcomes that would allow them to thrive in their professional and career practice in local and global environments.

Staying True to the Mission of Innovation

With over 300 professionals facilitating the delivery of instruction and the provision of services to more than 11,000 students, and through their unwavering commitment to quality and excellence, the College remains a proud producer of highly competent innovators and members of the workforce in the country and in other parts of the world.

Embracing advanced educational structures while responding to the challenges of the globalized, industry-driven economy, the College continues to be competitive and relevant by providing innovative solutions that serve as precursors of discovery to ensure continuous productivity and sustainability, in fidelity to the university’s mission of leading innovations and transforming lives.

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Programs and Activities

January 2021
  • Kick-off Ceremonies: Engineering@50
  • Launching of the 20 New and Emerging Programs
February 2021
  • Start of Engineering Alumni Forum Series
March 2021
  • Industry Conference and Exhibit on the Fourth Industrial REvolution (ICE on FIRE)
April 2021
  • Engineering Academic Competitions (Inter-University Engineering Quiz Bee; STEM Challenge)
 May – June 2021
  • Distinguished Lecture Series
July – August 2021
  • Design Thinking Sessions with the Community, Government, and Industry
September 2021
  • Engineering Innovation Challenge (Inter – University Invitational Competition)
October 2021
  • International Conference on Innovations in Engineering Education
November 2021
  • International Research Conference on Innovations in Engineering, Science and Technology (5th IRCIEST)
December 2021
  • Engineering Alumni Olympics (Basketball, Online Games)
  • Engineering Alumni Grand Homecoming
  • Outstanding Engineering Alumni Awards

BatStateU Engineering Profile

The university is the largest provider of engineering education in the country, offering 23 graduate and 22 undergraduate engineering programs. As a pioneer in the full implementation of outcomes-based teaching and learning and the integration of Technopreneurship in its curriculum, the College addresses the concerns of the present and requirements of the future by concretizing strategic initiatives in instructional delivery, research productivity, and community-oriented extension activities. These serve as platforms that highlight the impact of engineering and creative solutions to local and global contexts.

Nurturing Innovators by Embracing Standards of Excellence

The university is the only state university in the Philippines with engineering programs accredited by the Accrediting Board for Engineering and Technology – Engineering Accreditation Commission, a US-based accrediting body that sets the gold standard of engineering and technology accreditation in the world. In addition, it is recognized by the Philippine government, through the Commission on Higher Education, as a Center of Excellence in Electronics Engineering and Center of Development in Mechanical Engineering and Electrical Engineering.

 Just recently, the university received a three-star rating from QS Stars, with its Electronics Engineering program receiving a four-star rating. The college’s engineering programs are also accredited by the Philippine Technological Council, the sole organization recognized by the Philippine government to accredit engineering programs in accordance with international standards. The College is home to top notch licensed engineers, with over 166 graduates topping the national licensure and certification examinations administered by the Philippine Regulation Commission.

Partnering with the Nation and the World

The university has engaged more than 100 international and national universities and over 1,000 industries as its partners in the delivery of engineering education. Anchored primarily on the tenets of outcomes-based education, all of its program offerings undergo continuous quality improvement through national and international accreditation. Its faculty and students engage in industry immersion, faculty and student exchanges, and international cooperation to ensure that the graduates achieve the student outcomes that would allow them to thrive in their professional and career practice in local and global environments.

Staying True to the Mission of Innovation

With over 300 professionals facilitating the delivery of instruction and the provision of services to more than 11,000 students, and through their unwavering commitment to quality and excellence, the College remains a proud producer of highly competent innovators and members of the workforce in the country and in other parts of the world.

Embracing advanced educational structures while responding to the challenges of the globalized, industry-driven economy, the College continues to be competitive and relevant by providing innovative solutions that serve as precursors of discovery to ensure continuous productivity and sustainability, in fidelity to the university’s mission of leading innovations and transforming lives.

Engineering Program Offerings

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