College of Industrial Technology News

BU to expect 3 more bldgs., 2 reopens

Three consecutive ground breaking ceremonies were held at the Bicol University Main Campus, East Campus, and College of Agriculture and Forestry (CAF) on April 18, 2022.

April 21,2022 Thursday

Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences-Finland, latest BU international partner

In its continuing promotion for international cooperation in research and education and development of exchange programs to foster common understanding, Bicol University (BU) inked the General Bilateral Agreement (GBA) on international cooperation with Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences (SeAMK)-Finland on March 30, 2022.

April 5,2022 Tuesday

3 BU student-athletes bag award in regional archery

Four BUeño archers competed and won awards in the first-ever Bicol Indoor Archery Tournament held at the Freedom Sports Complex, Pili, Camarines Sur from February 26 to 28, 2022.

March 3,2022 Thursday

NEWS BRIEF | Dual Heat Source Multi-Commodity Dryer

NEWS BRIEF | Bicol University Extension Management Division, in collaboration with the College of Industrial Technology, held the weekly #WebinarTUESDAYS focusing on the topic, Dual Heat Source Multi-Commodity Dryer broadcasted live via the Bicol University Facebook page on June 29, 2021. Invited speakers were Prof. Joel Habalo and Prof. Joel Sales, who are both BUCIT faculty members and researchers.

June 29,2021 Tuesday

BU inks MOU with LGU Guinobatan, partner agencies – regional agricultural program

​​​​​​​To revitalize the agriculture sector towards wealth creation and entrepreneurship to promote food security and wellness of farmers amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, the Local Government Unit (LGU) of Guinobatan, in partnership with Bicol University (BU) College of Agriculture and Forestry (CAF), College of Industrial Technology (CIT), College of Science (CS), and College of Social Sciences and Philosophy (CSSP) along with other government agencies and institutions, signed the Memorandum

March 17,2021 Wednesday

Bicol University Visits Taiwan Universities for Knowledge Exchange

The Bicol University deans and department chairpersons from the Colleges of Business, Economics and Management (CBEM), College of Agriculture and Forestry (BUCAF), College of Engineering (BUCEng), and the College of Industrial Technology (BUCIT) officially visited National University of Kaohsiung (NUK), National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology (NUKST) and National Pingtung University of Science and Technology (NPUST) in Taiwan last October 01 to 05.

November 14,2019 Thursday

Digital fabrication showcased in BU and DTI's FABFEST 3

The Bicol University College of Industrial Technology(BUCIT), in partnership with the Department of Trade and Industry's (DTI) Bicol Regional Office, spearhead this year's “FABFEST 3: 3rd Philippine FabLab (Fabrication Laboratory) Conference and Exhibit”, which began this November 06 at Casablanca Convention Center in Legazpi City.

November 7,2019 Thursday

AACCUP visits BU for accreditation survey of six academic programs

Sixteen (16) accreditors from the Accredited Agency of Chartered Colleges and University of the Philippines (AACCUP) visited Bicol University from October 21 to 23 to conduct their second and third accreditation survey visit for six academic programs at BU's Main, Daraga, and East Campuses.

October 25,2019 Friday

BUCIT hosts conference and exhibits of new fabrication tech in Accelerating Makers 2019

Giving young Bicolano innovators a preview of today's emerging technological industries, the Bicol University College of Industrial Technology (BUCIT), headed by Dean Dr. Jonathan Arroco, served as host for “Accelerating Makers 2019” at the BU East Campus in Legazpi City this 27 September 2019.

September 30,2019 Monday

Crafts by BJMP's PDLs featured in BUCIT's ‘Punla at Ani' Exhibit

As part of their partnership in the goals of changing lives and building safer communities, products made by ‘persons deprived of liberty' (PDLs) under the custody of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) of Tabaco City were displayed last 26 March 2019 during the "Punla at Ani Exhibit", conducted by BU College of Industrial Technology (BUCIT) students at the BU East Campus in Legazpi City.

March 30,2019 Saturday

New agri-tech and best practices shared during the BCAARRD FIESTA

Adhering to the theme: “Science and Technology for the People”, the Bicol Consortium for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (BCAARRD) FIESTA (Farms and Industry Encounter through Science and Technology Agenda) 2019 was indeed a celebration of science and technology in the AANR (agriculture, aquatic and natural resources) sector.

March 25,2019 Monday

FICs of South Luzon and Visayas conduct Cluster Meeting and Workshop in BUCIT

Heads and representatives of various Food Innovation Centers (FIC) for different parts of the country gathered at the Bicol University College of Industrial Technology (BUCIT) last March 18 and 19 to take part on the FIC South Luzon and Visayas Cluster Meeting and Workshop.

March 25,2019 Monday

Women in Science Forum Held in Celebration of the National Women's Month

In line with the celebration of the National Women's Month with the theme: “We Make Change Work for Women,” the Regional Center for Science & Mathematics Education Development (RCSMED), the Center for Gender and Development and the Bicol University College of Science (BUCS) jointly hosted the 2nd Women in Science Forum last 07 March 2019 at the BUCS Function Hall.

March 13,2019 Wednesday

BJMP and BUCIT sign MOA for livelihood training program for jail ‘persons deprived of liberty'

Joining in the advocacy of assisting jail residents in their path towards reformation, Bicol University College of Industrial Technology (BUCIT) and the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) seal their partnership in the conduct of the BU EXPO (Bicol University Expanding Productive Opportunities for Persons Deprived of Liberty) in a ceremonial Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) signing this October 26 at the atrium of the Ayala Mall in Legazpi City.

November 5,2018 Monday

‘Hataw' Dance returns to highlight 49th BU anniversary program

As the highlight of this year's celebration, Bicol University celebrates its 49th founding anniversary and marks the start of the 2018 BU Week with a foot parade and an opening program that features the return of the university's festive annual tradition –the Hataw Dance presentation.

September 19,2018 Wednesday

RCFSQA conducts seminar on quality assurance for food technologists

A seminar-workshop, entitled: “Nutrition Assessment Towards Ensuring Food Quality of Bicol Products”, was held this July 06 at the HERRC's Amphitheatre of Bicol University's East Campus in Legazpi City, and was attended by the Bachelor of Science in Food Technology (BSFT) faculty members and students of BU's College of Industrial Technology.

July 13,2018 Friday

BU celebrates 49th Charter Day in BUCIT

In celebration of the birth of the university in 1969, Bicol University held its 49th annual Charter Day celebration this June 21 at the BRFICC Amphitheater of BU’s East Campus in Legazpi City.

June 22,2018 Friday

DTI ASec. Aldaba visits Bicol FabLab in BU

The Department of Trade and Industry’s (DTI) Assistant Secretary Dr. Rafaelita Aldaba visited Bicol University last June 07 to look into the new DTI-funded Fabrication Laboratory and Food Innovation and Commercialization Center located at BU’s College of Industrial Technology (BUCIT) in Legazpi City.

June 11,2018 Monday

8,502 BU students graduate for 2018

A total of 8,502 students were given their diplomas as this year’s official graduates of Bicol University, culminating their years of academic perseverance. The graduates from the main and external campuses saw the conclusion of their college life during the university’s “graduation week” held from April 7 to 14, 2018.

April 16,2018 Monday

BUCIT trains Tabaco City locals on arc welding

As part of their Sharing Hands to Overcome Poverty(SHOP) extension program, the Bicol University College of Industrial Technology (BUCIT) along with concerned stakeholders continues with their “Basic Welding and Home Mechanics” (BWEL-HM) –a livelihood skills and competency training on shielded arc metal welding for the unemployed and out-of-school youth.

April 4,2018 Wednesday