Engineering Research and Development for Technology (ERDT) Member
In April 2007, a consortium of eight engineering institutions in the country was created to implement the Engineering Research and Development for Technology (ERDT) Program. Led by the University of the Philippines in Diliman, the other members of the consortium are Central Luzon State University (CLSU), the Ateneo de Manila University, the De LaSalle University, the Mapua Institute of Technology, the University of San Carlos, the Mindanao State University, and the University of the Philippines at Los Banos (UPLB). The graduate program in agricultural engineering is being offered by CLSU and UPLB.
CHED Center of Excellence in Agricultural Engineering
On July 2008, representatives of the Commission of Higher Education (CHED) - Technical Panel for Agricultural Education visited the College of Engineering relative to the application of the department for the Center of Excellence of its BSAEn program. After their evaluation, the CHED officially recognized CLSU as Center of Excellence in Agricultural Engineering.