Department of Chemical Engineering

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (5 years)

Center of Excellence

First Year - 2 Terms

First Year – First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CHEM 111 General Chemistry I 3 0 3
CHEM 111L General Chemistry I (Laboratory) 0 3 1
DRAW 111 Engineering Drawing I 0 3 1
ENG 1 Introduction to College English 3 0 3
GE 101 Engineering Orientation 1 0 1
MATH 111 College Algebra 5 0 5
MATH 215 Solid Mensuration 2 0 2
PHIST Philippine History 3 0 3
THY 1 Contextualized Salvation History 3 0 3
PE 1 Physical Education 2 0 2
ROTC Reserve Officers’ Training Corps 3 0 3
TOTAL 25 6 27

 

First Year – Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CHEM 113 Chemistry Calculations 2 3 3 CHEM 111, CHEM 111L
ENG 2 Reading and Thinking Skills for Academic Study 3 0 3 ENG 1
LIT 101A World Literatures 3 0 3
MATH 104 Analytic Geometry 2 0 2 MATH 111, MATH 215
MATH 205 Plane and Spherical Trigonometry 3 0 3 MATH 111, MATH 215
RC Rizal Course 3 0 3
THY 2 Church and Sacraments 3 0 3
PE 2 Physical Education 2 0 2
ROTC Reserve Officers’ Training Corps 3 0 3
TOTAL 24 3 25
Second Year - 2 Terms

Second Year – First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CHEM 201 Organic Chemistry I 2 0 2 CHEM 113
COMP 200 Computer Fundamentals and Programming 0 6 2 Second-Year Standing
FIL 1 Komunikasyon sa Akademikong Filipino 3 0 3
MATH 108 Differential Calculus 4 0 4 MATH 104, MATH 205
PHL 5 Christian Ethics 3 0 3 THY 1, THY 2
PHYS 202 College Physics I 3 0 3 MATH 104, MATH 215
PHYS 202L College Physics I (Laboratory) 0 3 1 PHYS 202 (Co-Requisite)
PSY 1 General Psychology 3 0 3
PE 3 Physical Education 2 0 2
NSTP National Service Training Program 3 0 3
TOTAL 23 9 26

 

Second Year – Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CHEM 202 Organic Chemistry II 2 0 2 CHEM 201
CHEM 202L Organic Chemistry II (Laboratory) 0 3 1 CHEM 202 (Co-Requisite)
CHEM 300 Analytical Chemistry 3 0 3 CHEM 113
CHEM 300L Analytical Chemistry (Laboratory) 0 6 2 CHEM 113, CHEM 300 (Co-Requisite)
FIL 2 Pagbasa at Pagsulat tungo sa Pananaliksik 3 0 3 FIL 1
MATH 109 Integral Calculus 4 0 4 MATH 108
PHL 2 Logic 3 0 3
PHYS 205 College Physics II 3 0 3 PHYS 202
PHYS 205L College Physics II (Laboratory) 0 3 1 PHYS 202L, PHYS 205 (Co-Requisite)
PE 4 Physical Education 2 0 2
NSTP National Service Training Program 3 0 3
TOTAL 23 12 27
Third Year - 2 Terms

Third Year – First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CHE 311 Physical Chemistry for Engineers I 3 0 3 CHEM 300, CHEM 300L, MATH 109, PHYS 205, PHYS 205L
CHE 311L Physical Chemistry for Engineers I (Laboratory) 0 3 1 CHE 311 (Co-Requisite)
CHE 312 Chemical Engineering Calculations I 2 3 3 CHEM 300, CHEM 300L, MATH 109, PHYS 205, PHYS 205L
CHEM 311 Industrial Chemistry 2 3 3 CHEM 202, CHEM 202L
MATH 301 Probability and Statistics 3 0 3 MATH 111
MATH 312 Differential Equations 3 0 3 MATH 109, PHYS 205, PHYS 205L
MECH 311 Statics of Rigid Bodies 3 0 3 MATH 109, PHYS 202
SCL 3 The Social Teachings of the Church 3 0 3 THY 1, THY 2, PHL 5
TOTAL 22 9 25

 

Third Year – Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CHE 300 Computer-Aided Drafting for Chemical Engineers 0 3 1 DRAW 111, MATH 215
CHE 321 Physical Chemistry for Engineers II 3 0 3 CHE 311, CHE 311L
CHE 321L Physical Chemistry for Engineers II (Laboratory) 0 3 1 CHE 311L, CHE 321 (Co-Requisite)
CHE 322 Chemical Engineering Calculations II 2 3 3 CHE 312
CHE 323 Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics I 3 0 3 CHE 311
CHE 324 Principles of Transport Processes 2 3 3 CHE 312, MATH 208
CHE-MATH 320 Advanced Engineering Mathematics for Chemical Engineers 3 0 3 MATH 312
LIT 102A Philippine Literatures 3 0 3
MECH 312 Dynamics of Rigid Bodies 2 0 2 MECH 311
MECH 313 Mechanics of Deformable Bodies 3 0 3 MECH 311
TOTAL 21 12 25
Fourth Year - 2 Terms

Fourth Year – First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CHE 400 Methods of Research 1 0 1 Fourth-Year Standing
CHE 411 Heat and Mass Transfer 3 3 4 CHE 324
CHE 412 Momentum Transfer 3 0 3 CHE 324
CHE 413 Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics II 3 0 3 CHE 322, CHE 323
CHE 414 Introduction to Biotechnology 3 0 3 CHEM 202
EE 310 Basic Electrical and Electronics Engineering 2 3 3 PHYS 205
ENE 300 Environmental Engineering 2 0 2 CHEM 111
ENG 107B Technical Communication 3 0 3
GE 303 Safety Management 1 0 1 Fourth-Year Standing
TOTAL 21 6 23

 

Fourth Year – Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CHE 421 Separation Processes 3 3 4 CHE 321, CHE 321L, CHE 411, CHE 413
CHE 422 Chemical Reaction Engineering 4 0 4 CHE 320, CHE 413
CHE 423 Chemical Process Industries 3 0 3 CHEM 311
CHE 424L Chemical Engineering Laboratory I 0 3 1 CHE 321, CHE 321L, CHE 411, CHE 412
CHE 425 Chemical Engineering Research I 0 3 1 CHE 400, CHE 421 (Co-Requisite), CHE 422 (Co-Requisite), MATH 301
CHE 426L Industrial Process Laboratory 0 3 1 CHE 423 (Co-Requisite), CHEM 311
CHE 427 Safety in the Process Industry 2 0 2 GE 303
CHE 500 Industry Immersion 0 6 2 CHE 411, CHE 423 (Co-Requisite), GE 303
GE 301 Engineering Economy 3 0 3 Fourth-Year Standing
PGC Philippine Government and Constitution 3 0 3
TOTAL 18 18 24
Fifth Year - 2 Terms

Fifth Year – First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CHE 501 Chemical Engineering Elective I 3 0 3 Fifth-Year Standing
CHE 511 Equipment Design 2 0 2 CHE 421
CHE 512 Introduction to Particulate Technology 2 0 2 CHE 412
CHE 513 Biochemical Engineering 3 0 3 CHE 414, CHE 422
CHE 514L Chemical Engineering Laboratory II 0 3 1 CHE 424L
CHE 515 Chemical Engineering Research II 0 3 1 CHE 425
CHE 516 Process Dynamics and Control 3 0 3 CHE 320, CHE 421
CHE 516L Process Dynamics and Control (Laboratory) 0 3 1 CHE 516 (Co-Requisite)
CHE 517 Computer Applications in Chemical Engineering 0 3 1 CHE 421
ETAR Economics with Taxation and Agrarian Reform 3 0 3
GE 302 Engineering Management 3 0 3 Fifth-Year Standing
TOTAL 19 12 23

 

Fifth Year – Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CHE 502 Chemical Engineering Elective II 3 0 3 Fifth-Year Standing
CHE 503 Chemical Engineering Elective III 3 0 3 Fifth-Year Standing
CHE 510 Quantitative Methods in Management 3 0 3 GE 302, MATH 301
CHE 521 Chemical Engineering Plant Design 3 3 4 CHE 511, GE 301
CHE 523 Industrial Waste Management and Control 3 0 3 CHE 511, CHE 513
CHE 524 Field Trips and Seminars 0 3 1 CHE 521 (Co-Requisite)
CHE 525 Laws and Ethics for Chemical Engineers 2 0 2 Fifth-Year Standing
CHE 600 Chemical Engineering Integrated Course 0 6 2 CHE 521 (Co-Requisite)
SCL 9 Marriage and Family 3 0 3 THY 1, THY 2, PHL 5, SCL 3
TOTAL 20 12 24

Career Opportunities

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Latest News and Events

April 4, 2017 Jayag, Reveche of BSc Chem Eng’g win BPI-DOST awards
March 22, 2017 Dimaano elected NRCP corp secretary
February 3, 2017 BSc Chem. Eng’g. students present papers, win award in Thai confab
October 27, 2016 Dean Marcelo elected President of Philippine Association of Engineering Schools
August 10, 2016 A. Laurito of ChE presents paper in RCEE 2016
August 10, 2016 Dean Marcelo of Eng’g. joins PAES in RCEE and benchmarking in Malaysia
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July 27, 2016 Abaoag, 5th-yr BSChE, participates in int’l. summer program in Taiwan’s NTUST
February 11, 2016 Delos Reyes of Chem. Eng’g. wins Best Oral Presentation award in Bangkok conference
January 18, 2016 UST and Curtin University launch joint MS in Chem. Eng’g. Program; Curtin professor gives inaugural lecture
January 17, 2016 Tan Caktiong, ChE alum and Jollibee founder, honored by Pres. Aquino
December 31, 2015 Chem. Eng’g. dept, programs declared Center of Development
December 18, 2015 BS Chem. Eng’g. program receives full six-year Philippine Technological Council accreditation
October 3, 2015 Dequina, Francisco, BS Chem. Eng’g. attend PTT ASEAN Camp in Bangkok
September 30, 2015 Dimaano, Punzalan elected Directors; Lauritos elected Advisers of PIChE – MMAC
September 29, 2015 Tiangco presents paper in Maryland
September 23, 2015 Benjamin presents paper in National Climate Conference 
September 19, 2015 Chem. Eng’g. students, faculty join International Coastal Clean-Up in Lemery, Batangas
August 24, 2015 Magno, BS Chem. Eng’g., wins 2nd place in Harvard Project Asia Conference
May 18, 2015 BS Chem. Eng’g. program receives PAASCU Level III re-accredited status

 

Administration

ENGR. JHULIMAR CELEDONIO, MSc

Chairperson

 

 

Faculty Members

ALENO, JAY-ANNE B.

Rank: Instructor 5 / Assistant Professorial Lecturer 1

Degrees

Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Master of Engineering Management, with specialization in Manufacturing Management (Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering  (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

AMON, MA. VICTORIA E.

Rank: Associate Professor 2

Degrees

Master of Science in Teaching Physics (Ateneo de Manila University – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering  (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

BELMONTE, Beatriz A.UST FACULTY Engg ChE - BELMONTE Beatriz A (2013, MS - 2x2 Gray)

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Chemical Engineering (De La Salle University – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

BENJAMIN, Michael Francis D.ust-f-engg-che-benjamin-michael-francis-d-2016-phd-2x2-gray

Rank: Associate Professor 2

Degrees

Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering (De La Salle University – Manila, Philippines)

Master of Science in Chemical Engineering (De La Salle University – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

CALICA, Edsel B.UST FACULTY Engg ChE - CALICA Edsel B (2013, MA – 2×2 Gray)

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Management Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

CELEDONIO, JhulimarUST FACULTY Engg ChE - CELEDONIO Jhulimar M (2013, BSChE – 2×2 Gray)

Rank: Instructor 1 / Assistant Professorial Lecturer 1

Degrees

Master of Engineering, major in Chemical Engineering (Kongju National University – Gongju, South Korea)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

CHAN, ALDRIN LORRENZ A.
Rank: Instructor 1

Degree

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

CHAO, George Jr. Y.UST FACULTY Engg ChE - CHAO George Jr Y (2015, MA)

Rank: Assistant Professor 2

Degrees

Master of Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

DE JUAN, LYN MARIE Z.

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master in Materials Science and Engineering (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

DE LOS REYES, FLORENCIO D.

Rank: Instructor 2

Degrees

Master of Science in Materials Science and Engineering (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry (Cum Laude) (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

DELEÑA, EVANGELINE E.

Rank: Assistant Professor 3

Degree

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

DIMAANO, MARIA NATALIA R.ust-f-engg-che-dimaano-maria-natalia-r-2016-phd-2x2-gray

Rank: Professor 3

Degrees

Doctor of Engineering, major in Energy & Materials Engineering (Tokyo Institute of Technology – Tokyo, Japan)

Master of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

DUAVIS, AYESHA G.

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Environmental Engineering (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

DURAN, Bernadette M.UST FACULTY Engg ChE - DURAN Bernadette M (2013, MA – 2×2 Gray)

Rank: Associate Professor 2

Degrees

Master of Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Master of Arts in College Teaching (Centro Escolar University – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

DY, TRIXIE RUTH N.

Rank: Instructor 2

Degrees

Master of Science in Chemical Engineering (Unviersity of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (Unviersity of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

ENCARNADO, CAROL M.ust-f-engg-che-encarnado-carol-m-2016-ms-2x2-gray

Rank: Assistant Professor 1

Degrees

Master of Science in Food Science (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

GUEVARA, CLARITA MARILYN R.

Rank: Associate Professor 3

Degrees

Master of Engineering (University of the Philippines System – Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

LAPADA, CATHERINE M.

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

LAPITAN, LORICO JR. D.S.UST FACULTY Engg ChE - LAPITAN Lorico Jr DS (2013, MA – 2×2 Gray)

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Chemistry (Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

LAURITO, ALBERTO A.UST FACULTY Engg ChE - LAURITO Alberto A (2013, MS - 2x2 Gray)

Rank: Professor 2

Degrees

Master of Engineering (Unviersity of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

LAURITO, EVELYN R.ust-f-engg-che-laurito-evelyn-2016-phd-2x2-gray

Rank: Professor 3 / Professorial Lecturer 2

Degrees

Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Engineering (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Master of Engineering, major in Environmental Engineering (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

LIOANAG, ROSALINA A.ust-faculty-engg-che-lioanag-rosalina-a-2013-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Assistant Professor 1

Degrees

Master of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Master of Business Administration (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

MARCELO, Philipina A.UST FACULTY Engg ChE - MARCELO Philipina (2013, PhD - 2x2 Gray)

Rank: Professor 1 / Professorial Lecturer 1

Degrees

Doctor of Philosophy in Food Science and Technology (Cornell University – New York, United States of America)

Master of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

PACIA, ROSE MARDIE P.

Rank: Instructor 1

Degree

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

PESTAÑO, Lola Domnina B.ust-f-engg-che-pestan%cc%83o-lola-domnina-b-2016-phd-2x2-gray

Rank: Professor 2 / Associate Professorial Lecturer 2

Degrees

Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Master of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

PUNZALAN, Mark Emile H.ust-f-engg-che-punzalan-mark-emile-2016-bsche-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 2

Degree

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

QUINTO Edna C.ust-f-engg-che-quinto-edna-c-2016-phd-2x2-gray

Rank: Professor 1

Degrees

Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Master of Science in Chemistry (Benemeritus) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

RIVERA, ERIBERTO S.

Rank: Instructor 2

Degree

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

SABARILLO, Noel S.

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (Cum Laude) (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

SANTOS, BASIL JAMES S.

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (Magna cum Laude) (Unviersity of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

SANTOS, VILMA G.

Rank: Assistant Professor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Management Engineering (Magna cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Master of Arts in Teaching, major in Mathematics (Manuel L. Quezon University – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (Technological Institute of the Philippines – Manila, Philippines)

Certificate in Teaching (Technological Institute of the Philippines – Quezon City, Philippines)

TAMOLANG, Rose Anne Z.

Rank: Instructor 2

Degree

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

TIANGCO, Cristina E.ust-f-engg-che-tiangco-cristina-2016-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 2

Degrees

Master of Science in Chemistry (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

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