Civil Engineering is a branch of professional engineering. It deals with planning, designing, constructing, maintaining and operating infrastructures along with protecting the public and environmental health as well as improving existing infrastructure. It prepares an individual for working not only in the construction industry but also in the business, management and financial sectors. Civil Engineering courses can be pursued both at the undergraduate and post-graduate levels.
- Construction Firms
- Defense Forces
- Development Boards
- Municipal Bodies
- For UG: The candidate should have passed 10+2 examination from CBSE or any other equivalent examination board with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as core subjects. The candidates should also fulfil minimum qualifying marks in aggregate of the subjects. - For PG: The candidate should have secured a B. Tech degree in civil engineering with a minimum passing percentage in an aggregate of the subjects studied at undergraduate level.
- Critical Thinking - Leadership - Proficient Communication Skills - Technical Skills - Project Management
Courses to be pursued
- B.E./ M.E. (Civil Engineering)
- B.Tech/ M.Tech (Civil Engineering)
Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay
Address: Main Gate Road, Powai, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400076
Phone No: 022 2572 2545
Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
Address: Hauz Khas, New Delhi-110 016
Phone No.: 011 2659 7135
Civil Engineers work both indoors and outdoors. They have a moderate level of social contact. They spend their major time to analyze data and to plan designs. The number of hours would be usually more than 40 hours per week.
NTPC - National Thermal Power Corporation Limited
Address: NTPC Bhawan,SCOPE Complex, Institutional Area, Lodhi Road,New Delhi 110003
Phone No.: +91 11 24360100
BHEL - Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited
Address: BHEL House, Siri Fort, New Delhi, Delhi 110049
Phone No. 011 2649 3008
Ravindra Laxman Mankani
Ravindra Laxman Mankani is a prominent Indian actor. He was initially a civil engineer. Now, he is recognized for his good work in soap operas, plays and films.
Elattuvalapil Sreedharan is an Indian civil engineer. Also, he is a retired Indian Engineering Service (IES) officer who helped in changing the face of public transport in India. He is popularly recognized as the "Metro Man". He was the main face in building the Konkan Railway and Delhi metro.Here, he served as the managing director from 1995 to 2012. He received Bharat Ratna Award in 1955. He is held in high regard as a pre-eminent Engineer of India.