Civil Engineering
PANCHASHEELA Polytechnic College

Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering is the oldest branch of engineering which is being evolved right from the birth of civilization. The development of of a country depends upon the quality of Civil facilities the country creates. Civil engineering touches human lives from creation of housing, roads for transportation, dams for irrigation, power generation etc.

Career Scope

It is an exciting profession because at the end of the day you can see the results of your work, whether it is a completed bridge, a high-rise building, a subway station, or a hydroelectric dam. The future of civil engineering is expected to be revolutionized by the new technologies including design software, GPS, GIS systems and other latest technical expertise in varied fields.

Brief Course Overview

Civil engineering also known as the mother of all engineering, is the oldest, broadest profession related to design, construction & maintenance of buildings, dams, bridges, tunnels, highways and other structures.

Major areas in Civil Engineering:

»  Structural Engineering 
»  Transportation Engineering 
»   Environmental Engineering 
»   Irrigation & Hydraulic Structures Engineering 
»   Remote Sensing and GIS 
»   Construction Management 
»  Geotechnical Engineering

Career Opportunities

The growing demand for improved infrastructure facilities in a constantly developing economy.Opportunities for making a career in Civil Engineering are available in both private,Public and Government sectors. Many construction companies are present in India which create facilities like buildings factories, roads and constant maintenance required for the exiting facilites creates a lot of opportunities and these opportunities are ever increasing with the growing economy.