The College of Engineering was created in response to the Board of Reagents' Resolution No.74, series of 2009 approving the creation of the college to cover all the engineering degree programs as well as other engineering related courses and programs offered by the university. It aims to optimize coordination and delivery of functions in instruction, research and extension and production in the visayas. At present, it is recognized as the leading institution in the Visayas and Mindanao in the fields of agricultural engineering, geodetic engineering, civil engineering, mechanical engineering and computer science and technology.
Attainment of the highest quality of human capital and scientific knowledge for the sustained growth and development of agricultural engineering,geodetic engineering, civil engineering, mechanical engineering and computer science and technology.
Under the VSU system, the CE is structurally organized where the Dean is directly under the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs. Under the Dean are the Heads of various academic units. Assisting the Dean is the College Secretary along with the administrative support staff. The Dean oversees the overall operations of the units under its wings.
Departments are under the leadership of a Head. The Heads and Director spearhead program planning and implementation in their respective units in consultation with their organic staff and stakeholders at large.
Currently, the Dean of the College is holding office at the Engineering Complex Building at the VSU main campus.
To be the Center of excellence in engineering, particularly in the fields of agricultural engineering, geodetic engineering, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, and computer science and technology in the Visayas.