To be best department of civil and environmental engineering in Latin America in terms of academic excellence, research and human quality in its students and professors, contributing with leadership to solve national and international problems, being a reference for its impact on society, academia and industry.


The department contributes to social and economic development, environmental sustainability, training engineers and researchers with excellent technical, scientific and human qualities, committed to transforming their environment with ethics, leadership and innovation. The department generates and disseminates knowledge recognized at an international level that impacts the country’s development and its international projection.

In pursuit of its objectives, the department is committed to collaborative, inclusive and interdisciplinary work.