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Program Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
Duration 4 Years
College College of Engineering and Technology
Department Department of Civil Engineering
Campus VSU Main Campus, Baybay City, Leyte
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ABOUT THE PROGRAM. Provides Quality Instruction in Civil Engineering

About the Program

The Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering program of Visayas State University was designed to produce civil engineers who have sufficient background in general education courses, mathematics, physical and natural sciences, basic engineering sciences, allied courses and professional civil engineering courses.

The BSCE of VSU started in June 2008 by virtue of BOR Resolution no. 49 s2008. It was then a special program of the university. Only in 2010 was it given a dedicated department, the Department of Civil Engineering. In 2014, DCE produced its first batch of graduates which garnered a 100% passing rate in the Philippine Licensure Examination for Civil Engineers. And so far, VSU has been achieving an above the national passing rate performance in the said exam.

The present curriculum introduces specializations by requiring the students to engage in any of the following major fields: Construction Engineering and Management, Geotechnical Engineering, Structural Engineering, Transportation Engineering, and Water Resources Engineering.


Program highlights

  • The program was designed based on the minimum requirement stipulated in CHED Memorandum Order No. 92, series of 2017. 
  • The VSU’s BSCE is a Washington Accord-Accredited degree program given by Philippine Technological Council - Accreditation and Certification Board for Engineering and Technology (PTC-ACBET) in 2018.
  • Level 1 AACUP Accredited since 2018 
  • The curriculum has a total of 187 units of technical and non-technical courses and was designed to be finished within a duration of 4 years.  

Program Educational Objectives

  • Provide leadership in planning, implementing, and monitoring of civil engineering projects and programs. 
  • Occupy supervisory positions in private and public organizations, locally and internationally.
  • Own and manage civil engineering related firms and corporations.
  • Pursue advanced studies in civil engineering and emerging field.
  • Occupy responsible positions in the civil engineering education
  • CAREER OPP. Pioneering batch class moment with their meteorology instructor, Mr. Charlindo S. Torrion.
  • NOTABLE ALUMNI. Student Engagement in Various Socio-Cultural Activities
  • VSU Civil Engineering Contact

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the this program can be employed as a:

  • Structural Designing
  • Structural Consultancy
  • Infrastructure Development
  • Construction Consultancy
  • Project Management
  • Building Management
  • Geotechnical Consultancy
  • Water Resources Management
  • Transportation Designing
  • Urban Planning
  • Environmental Consultancy
  • Sanitary Engineering
  • Engineering Instruction 
  • Engineering Research

Notable Alumni

The following Viscans who graduated in this program have made a name in their field:


Department of Civil Engineering
College of Engineering and Technology
Visayas State University
Visca, Baybay City, Leyte
Philippines 6521
Phone: 565-0600 local 1020
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