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Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering in the Philippines

BS Civil EngineeringThe Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (BSCE) is a five-year degree program in the Philippines that is concerned with the use of scientific and mathematical principles in the construction of buildings and infrastructures such as roads, bridges, tunnels, dams, airports, and the like.

By enrolling in this program, you will learn the things you need to consider when constructing buildings and infrastructures such as the natural contour of the land, the chemical properties of the soil, the kind of materials you’re going to use and their effects on the structure’s capacity to withstand natural and man-made disasters.

Aside from those,  it will also teach you about the different operating procedures you need to follow to keep buildings and infrastructures safe and accessible.

Some of the courses you may take under this program are:

  • Surveying
  • Building Design
  • Advanced Engineering Mathematics for Civil Engineering
  • Structural Theory
  • Structural Design
  • Hydraulics
  • Hydrology
  • Water Resources Engineering
  • Highway Engineering
  • Computer Aided Drafting
  • Construction Materials and Testing
  • Construction Methods and Project Management
  • Civil Engineering Laws, Contracts, Specifications and Ethics

Aside from taking the courses you mentioned above, your school may also facilitate an On-the-Job training at construction firms and similar government agencies where you may also work with architects or architects in training in the construction of different structures.

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Career opportunities in the following fields are open to BS Civil Engineering graduates:

  • City Planner
  • Structural Engineer
  • Traffic Engineer
  • Water Resources Engineer
  • Other similar professions


Passing the Licensure Examination for Civil Engineers is one of the requirements in seeking employment in the Engineering industry. Please visit the official website of the Professional Regulatory Commission for more information.

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  1. We would like to request an invitation letter from your prestigious university for your upcoming Civil engineering Quiz bowl, where the event is open for all universities nationwide.

    Thank you!

    Please email your invitation to our CE Chairman at

    Hoping for your response.

    University of San Carlos- Technological Center
    College of Civil Engineering
    Nasipit, Talamban
    Cebu City

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