What is Civil Engineering?
Civil Engineering is the major profession that is involved with the planning design and execution of development
programmes aimed at enhancing the overall quality of life for the people at all levels of the society.
More specifically, Civil Engineers are responsible for the Investigation, Planning, Design and Construction of;
||Bridges, Roads and Highways
Building and commercial Structures
Railways, Harbours and Airports
Water Treatment/Supply systems and Water/Wastewater disposal systems
Hydro Power, Dams, Tunnels and Irrigation schemes
Environmental improvement facilities
Flood control and Ground Improvement structures
Transportation & Conveyance Systems
It is also the responsibility of the Civil Engineer to ensure proper implementation and Management of above
projects to derive the highest possible benefit to the society.
Temporary Demonstrators -Department of Civil Engineering
Applications are invited from Degree holders in Civil/Mechanical / Chemical /Material Engineering for
6 month assignment.
Mrs. Sama Bogoda
Registration for Industrial Training Modules for the Academic Year 2013/2014
Prerequisites changes in some of the courses in Civil Engineering