UP National Engineering Center

News and Updates

New Schedule: Value Engineering on July 4-6, 2017

We would like to inform you that the seminar “Reduce Unnecessary Cost with Value Engineering and Analysis” originally scheduled on 21-23 June 2017 has been moved to 4-6 July 2017 (Tuesday-Thursday).  

New Schedule: Solid Waste Management and Technology in Legazpi City, Albay

The Training on Solid Waste Management and Technology: Best Available Technology and Best Environmental Practice (BAT/BEP) to Reduce the Emissions of Dioxins and Furans from Solid Waste scheduled for May has been moved. Please be guided of the new schedule for the succeeding runs: June 7-9, 2017 June 13-15, 2017 June 14-16, 2017 The venue is still at The Oriental… read more »

Call for Papers

The Philippine Engineering Journal (PEJ) serves as a national medium of exchange of technical information and dissemination of engineering knowledge through the publication of original research work, technical papers, technical notes and research briefs in the field of engineering. Published semi­annually (June and December) by the National Engineering Center (NEC), it is distributed to schools and universities, professional organizations, and… read more »


Republic Act 9184, otherwise known as the Government Reform Procurement Act, and its 2016 Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR)  provide for the proper implementation of public procurement by procuring entities. One of the building blocks of a sustainable, effective, efficient, responsive, and robust  public procurement system is the professionalization and continuing capability and capacity building of the Bids and… read more »

Call for UP NEC Graduate Research Proposals

Who:  Full-time Graduate students, preferably doing research on the areas of energy engineering, operations research, resource planning, and database management What:  Research Briefing and Call for Proposals Topic: Philippine Integrated Power Planning Model Objectives: 1) Create and implement a model that will integrate information across the power supply chain to determine most “cost-effective” power mix 2) Collect and manage data… read more »

About Us

The National Engineering Center (NEC) was established on January 27, 1978 as a distinct and separate unit of the University of the Philippines (UP) by virtue of Presidential Decree No. 1295. The creation was a response to the country’s continuing efforts at national development, which require progressive and adequate utilization and diffusion of technology, as well as a steady and expanding supply of technical manpower with expertise in the various fields of technology and engineering. The NEC was envisioned to provide a venue for continuing interaction among government, industry, and the university which will be beneficial to all concerned and, at the same time, serve the interests of national development. (more…)


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