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The Integrated Research and Training Center (IRTC) of the Technological University of the Philippines was established in 1982 as a result of a three- tiered assistance program from the government of Japan thru the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA).  The grant of $8.5M included the construction of a five-storey building, core pieces of training equipment and users’ training.  The IRTC five-storey building is located inside the Manila campus of TUP at Ayala Boulevard corner San Marcelino Street.  It provides facilities in the following areas: material engineering and testing, energy engineering, automation, communication,   multimedia technology, manufacturing and production engineering.

Efforts at the IRTC shall be harmonized and focused on the attainment of the following goals:
1. To strengthen the main application streams with superior products, processes and systems in engineering and related fields;
2. To promote quality and relevance in technology and engineering education with development contents, delivery systems and programs; and
3. To sustain the technical advantages of faculty, staff and students through technical training.

•    Director’s Office: (+63 2) 5301.3001 loc. 401


Name Office Local No.
Engr. Teodinis P. Garcia Director’s Office 401
Engr. Reynaldo O. Baarde Construction Engineering and Management Department 403
Prof. Carlos E. Zapanta Manufacturing and Energy Engineering Department 406
Dr. Arjun G. Ansay Power and Electronics Engineering Department 405
Dr. Melbern Rose C. Maltezo Information Management and Computer Engineering Department 408
Prof Leticia C. Uyaco Multimedia Technology Department (Printing and Publication) 401
Prof. Michaela O. Andrada Multimedia Technology Department (Audio-Visual) 402