Department of Civil Engineering

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering

The Civil Engineering (CE) curriculum covers, among others, the design, construction, and maintenance of roads, bridges, buildings, water supply, irrigation,flood control, and ports. It also includes environmental engineering infrastructure development and human settlements. The CE program prepares its students to be technically competent and socially responsible civil engineers.

Career Opportunities

Geo technical Engineer Environmental Engineer Transportation/Planning Engineer
Water Engineer Structural/Design Engineer Construction Manager/Engineer

Outcomes, Objectives, and Attributes

Thomasian Graduate Attributes

Thomasian Graduate Attributes

The University of Santo Tomas, in pursuit of truth, guided by reason and illumined by faith, dedicates herself to the generation, advancement and transmission of knowledge to form competent and compassionate professionals committed to the service of the Church, the nation, and the global community.

I am a Thomasian. I carry the SEAL of Thomasian education. I am a Servant leader, an Effective communicator and collaborator, an Analytical and creative thinker, and a Lifelong learner. With Christ at the center of my formation as a Thomasian, I am expected to demonstrate the following Thomasian Graduate Attributes (ThoGAs):

SERVANT LEADER

— Show leadership abilities to promote advocacies for life, freedom, justice, and solidarity in the service of the family, the local and global communities, the Church and the environment.

— Implement relevant projects and activities that speak of Christian compassion to the poor and the marginalized in order to raise their quality of life

— Show respect for the human person, regardless of race, religion, age, and gender

EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATOR AND COLLABORATOR

— Express myself clearly, correctly, and confidently in various environments, contexts, and technologies of human interaction

— Work productively with individuals or groups from diverse cultures and demographics

— Show profound respect for individual differences and/or uniqueness as members of God’s creation

ANALYTICAL AND CREATIVE THINKER

— Show judiciousness and resourcefulness in making personal and professional decisions

— Engage in research undertakings that respond to societal issues

— Express personal and professional insights through an ethical and evidence-based approach

LIFELONG LEARNER

— Engage in reflective practice to ensure disciplinal relevance and professional development

— Exhibit preparedness and interest for continuous upgrading of competencies required by the profession or area of specialization

— Manifest fidelity to the teachings of Christ, mediated by the Catholic Church, in the continuous deepening of faith and spirituality in dealing with new life situations and challenges

Program Educational Objectives

Within five years of graduation, holders of the degree of Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Santo Tomas shall be engaged either locally or abroad in the following areas of practice: Structural Engineering; Geotechnical Engineering; Water Resources Engineering; Environmental Engineering; Transportation Engineering; Highway Engineering; Urban and Regional Planning; Construction Management; or pursuing research or entrepreneurship after advanced studies or special training.

Furthermore, they shall be expected to imbibe the following traits: contemplative creative and critical thinking, exemplary work ethic; and a commitment to improve society and to lifelong learning.

Student Outcomes

a–K1:  An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics and science appropriately to solve civil engineering problems

b–D1: An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data accordingly

c–D2: An ability to design a system, component or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability and sustainability, in accordance with standards

d–P1: An ability to function effectively in multi-disciplinary teams

e–D3: An ability to identify, formulate, and solve civil engineering problems correctly

f–K2: Understanding of professional and ethical responsibility

g–P2: An ability for effective written, visual, and oral communication

h–K3: The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions or research and innovation in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context

i–P3: The recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning

j–P4:  An active concern for contemporary local and global issues

k–P5: An ability to use techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for the practice of civil engineering

l–K4:  The knowledge and understanding of engineering and management principles as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects in multi-disciplinary environments

Our Identity

Mission

“The Civil Engineering Department of the Faculty of Engineering, University of Santo Tomas, inspired by St. Thomas Aquinas and under the patronage of Blessed Jordan of Saxony commits itself to the pursuit of truth and the formation of competent Civil Engineers imbued with Christian Values essential for the development of the Community, the Country, the Church and the World.”

Vision

“The Department of Civil Engineering envisions itself as a leading institution in learning, research, and extension service in the field of civil engineering using prominent approaches to produce globally competent, committed and compassionate professionals.”

Administration

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Chairperson

ASSOC. PROF. JOSE JESUS P. FAJARDO

Laboratory Supervisor

 

Faculty Members

ABDULLAH, RAJIV ELDON E.ust-faculty-engg-ce-abdullah-rajiv-eldon-e-2013-bsce-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 1

Degrees

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

CLEOFAS, DOLORES S.D.ust-f-engg-ce-cleofas-dolores-2016-phd-2x2-gray

Rank: Assistant Professor 3

Degrees

Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering (University of the Philippines -Diliman, Quezon City)

Doctor of Educational Management (National University – Manila, Philippines)

Master of Science in hydrology (National University of Ireland – Ireland)

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (National Unviersity – Manila, Phlippines)

DE ALBAN, Abraham Manabat

Rank: Instructor 1

Degrees

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (University of Santo

DE ALBAN, JOSEFIN S. JR.ust-f-engg-ce-de-alban-josefin-jr-s-2016-ll-b-2x2-gray

Rank: Associate Professor 3

Degrees

Master of Arts in Urban and Regional Planning (University of the Philippines -Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Laws (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

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

DE PEDRO, JOHN PAUL Q.

Rank: Instructor 1

Degrees

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

DEMAPELIS, PAUL MARION J.ust-f-engg-ce-demapelis-paul-marion-j-2016-bsce-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 1

Degrees

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

FAJARDO, JOSE JESUS P.ust-f-engg-ce-fajardo-jose-jesus-p-2016-ms-2x2-gray

Rank: Associate Professor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Civil Engineering (Technological University of the Philippines – Manila, Philippines)

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

GALARION, MICHELLE G.ust-f-engg-ce-galarion-michelle-g-2016-bsce-2x2-gray
Rank: Instructor 2DegreeBachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

HERRERA, ODYSSEY C.ust-faculty-engg-ce-herrera-odyssey-c-2013-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Assistant Professor 1

Degrees

Master of Science in Water Resources (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City)

INSIGNE, MA. SHARLENE L.ust-f-engg-ce-insigne-ma-sharlene-l-2016-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Urban and Transportation Engineering (Kongju National University – Gongju, South Korea)

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

JAVIER, OGDEN T.

Rank: Assistant Professor 3

Degrees

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (Magna Cum laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

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

LIBNAO, KATHLEEN JANE C.

Rank: Instructor 1

Degree

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

LIM, PETER S.ust-f-engg-ce-lim-peter-s-2016-ms-2x2-gray

Rank: Associate Professor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Engineering (University of Michigan – United States of America)

Master of Science (Unviersity of the Philippines)

LLANES, GREGONIO JR. D.

Rank: Instructor 5

Degrees

Master of Technology (Technological University of the Philippines – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (Technological University of the Philippines – Manila, Philippines)

LUCIO, MARK ELSON C.ust-f-engg-ce-lucio-mark-elson-c-2016-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 4

Degrees

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

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

MANALAYSAY, ARVIN JESTER A.

Rank: Instructor 1

Degrees

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

MENDOZA, KATRINA CAMILLE D.

Rank: Instructor 2

Degrees

Bachelor of Science in Environmental and Sanitary Engineering (National University – Manila, Philippines)

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

PIOQUINTO, ROCEL A.ust-f-engg-ce-pioquinto-rocel-a-2016-bsce-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 1

Degree

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

POBLETE, SHIKARA P.

Rank: Instructor 1

Degree

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

RAMBONGGA, Remigio C.

Rank: Assistant Professor 3

Degrees

Master in Mathematics Education (Magna Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

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

RAMIREZ, RYAN A.ust-f-engg-ce-ramirez-ryan-a-2016-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 1

Degrees

Master of Science in Civil Engineering (Pusan National University – Busan, Korea)

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

ROXAS, ROMMEL V.

Rank: Instructor 1

Degrees

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

RUBIO, CRISTABEL JANE P.ust-faculty-engg-ce-rubio-christabel-jane-p-2013-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Engineering in Construction and Environmental Engineering (Kongju National University )

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

SARAUSAD, BEVERLY S.ust-f-engg-ce-sarausad-beverly-s-2016-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Assistant Professor 1

Degrees

Master of Science in Urban Environmental Management (Asian Institute of Technology – Khlong Nung, Thailand)

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

SOLOMON, Joanna Marie
Rank: Instructor 1DegreeBachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (Magna Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

SORIANO, Razelle Dennise

Rank: Instructor 1

Degree

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

SURLA, Albert S.

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Civil Engineering (Sangmyung University – South Korea)

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

TIBURCIO, RODELIO A.ust-faculty-engg-ce-tiburcio-rodelio-a-2013-mcm-2x2-gray

Rank: Assistant Professor 3/Assistant Professorial Lecturer 3

Degrees

Master in Construction management (Unviersity of the East – Manila, Philippines)

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

TOLEDO, Kyra Kamille 

Rank: Instructor 1

Degree

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

VILORIA, JIMMY V.

Rank: Associate Professor 1

Degree

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

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

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

VIRAY, Maria Victoria C.

Rank: Assistant Professor 3

Degree

Master of Arts in Religious Studies (Magna Cum Laude) (Maryhill School of Theology – Quezon City, Philippines)

Master in Mathematics Education (Magna Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

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