The UPD College of Engineering proudly extends its heartfelt congratulations to the @UP Diliman Department of Chemical Engineering for being named the recipient of the esteemed 2023 NRCP Outstanding Institution Award (Cluster II). This accolade is a testament to the department’s unwavering commitment to excellence and its invaluable contributions to the advancement of basic sciences, humanities, and the arts in the Philippines.
The NRCP Outstanding Institution Award is given to honor outstanding institutions in recognition of their dedicated support and significant contribution to the growth and development of basic sciences, humanities, and the arts in the Philippines.
The selection process for the NRCP Outstanding Institution Award is rigorous and comprehensive, with criteria that encompass various facets of institutional excellence. The criteria for NRCP’s outstanding institution award include:
– Publications in refereed and reputable journals (50 percent);
– External linkages and extension services, including support to policy formulation (20 percent);
– Research or service awards and recognitions received (15 percent); and
– Number of undergraduate and graduate students trained or number of personnel trained (15 percent).
The UP Diliman Department of Chemical Engineering emerged as a standout institution, excelling across all evaluation criteria and showcasing a remarkable commitment to scholarly pursuits, community engagement, and academic excellence. Through its exceptional research endeavors, extensive network of collaborations, and dedication to nurturing future leaders in the field, the department has truly distinguished itself as a trailblazer in the realm of chemical engineering and scientific innovation.