Department of Electrical Engineering Chair Engr. Carlito M. Gutierrez, MSc was elected as the chair of Philippine Accrediting Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities (PAASCU) Commission on Engineering and Architecture. He will serve at the helm of the Commission until 2024.
PAASCU is the local accrediting agency that checks the quality of Engineering programs of UST. It has conferred the highest accreditation level, Level III, to all six bachelor’s degree programs in engineering: Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Electronics, Industrial, and Mechanical.
No stranger to external appointments, Gutierrez has also served as Member of the Technical Committee for Electrical Engineering of the Commission on Higher Education.