The Hub of Engineering Innovation and Technology
Contribute to national development and well-being by providing a pool of technical experts to assist in solving engineering problems and by developing technologies technologies tailored to the needs of the Philippines.
Formally established on January 27, 1978, the National Engineering Center (NEC) has, through the years, served as the UP College of Engineering’s (COE) research and extension arm. It has trained countless professional engineers and non-engineers alike with its continuing education program. Aiding both government and industry through consultancy, the NEC has been at the forefront of engineering research and development in the country with its specialized research centers.