Program Educational Objectives

The UP Department of Geodetic Engineering seeks to produce graduates who are considered leaders, innovators, system integrators, knowledge generators and solution providers in their chosen fields of Geodetic Engineering, applying their knowledge and skills in addressing geospatial information needs and contributing to national, local, and community development. Specifically, the Geodetic Engineering program educates and prepares graduates:

  1. To apply engineering fundamentals to solving issues and concerns of communities towards local and national development. This entails participation in public and private undertakings to provide geospatial data and information and serve as managers and leaders in engineering and non-engineering endeavors in the public and private sectors;
  2. To continue personal and professional development towards lifelong learning and a lifetime of careers;
  3. To engage in activities contributing to the development of the profession and enhancement of practice through active participation in professional organizations and developmental organizations.