Mechanical Engineers are graduates of BS in Mechanical Engineering with the necessary License.

Knowledge, Skills and Attributes

1. Proficiency in computer software and applications (AutoCAD, Automated model programming, CAD, Engineering product data management software (EPDM), Microsoft office suite, Pro-E CREO CAD software)
2. Proficiency in diagrams, drafts, flowcharts, and other information and documentation
3. Strong knowledge in Mathematics (Geometry, Trigonometry, Calculus, Statistics)
4. Strong analytical skills
5. Problem solving skills
6. Excellent communication skills
7. Leadership

Cost of Education and Training

The tuition fee in private colleges and universities for BS in Mechanical Engineering ranges from P68,000-P75,000 per semester while public colleges and universities offer courses free of tuition.

Employment Prospects
Monthly Salary Range
15,000 - 52,000


Mining and Quarrying
Transportation and Logistics

Propects for Career Advancement

Mechanical engineers may gain experience and training to specialize as Auto Research Engineers, Combustion Engineers, Engine Designers, Heating and Cooling Systems Engineers, Robotic Engineers, Tool and Die Engineers, and Tool Engineers. They may advance as administrators or managers in various industries.