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BS (Civil Engineering)

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Program Overview

Our bachelor program is HEC/PEC approved which prepares you for an exciting career in all sectors of civil engineering including: industry, government, business, and academia. Our department prepares you to become future leaders of the profession by providing comprehensive technical knowledge, practical experience through internships and well-equipped labs, and professional society involvement.

PEOs

PEO – 1

Versatility    Practice civil engineering in a broad range of industries

PEO – 2  

Learning    Pursue advances in engineering education

PEO – 3

Conduct    Conduct themselves in a responsible, professional, and ethical manner

PEO – 4

Engineering    Employ creative problem solving skills to devise innovative solutions for complex engineering problems faced by industry, society, and environment

PEO – 5

Leadership    Emerge as team leaders in their domain of expertise and in activities that support service and economic development, nationally and worldwide

 

PLOs

Graduate Attributes (GAs)

Program Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

Our graduates will be able to:

 

GA / PLO – 1

Engineering Knowledge   

Apply knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.

GA / PLO – 2

Problem Analysis   

Identify, formulate, research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences and engineering sciences.

GA / PLO – 3

Design / Development   of Solutions   

Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design systems, components or processes that meet specified needs with appropriate consideration for public health and safety, cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.

GA / PLO – 4

Investigation   

Investigate complex engineering problems in a methodical way including literature survey, design and conduct of experiments, analysis and interpretation of experimental data, and synthesis of information to derive valid conclusions.

GA / PLO – 5

Modern Tool Usage   

Create, select and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools, including prediction and modeling, to complex engineering activities, with an understanding of the limitations.

GA / PLO – 6

Engineer and Society   

Apply reasoning informed by contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to professional engineering practice and solution to complex engineering problems.

GA / PLO – 7

Environment & Sustainability   

Understand the impact of professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts and demonstrate knowledge of and need for sustainable development.

GA / PLO – 8

Ethics   

Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of engineering practice.

GA / PLO – 9

Individual and Team Work   

Work effectively, as an individual or in a team, on multifaceted and /or multidisciplinary settings.

GA / PLO – 10

Communication       

Communicate effectively, orally, as well as in writing, on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as being able to comprehend, write effective reports, design documentation, make effective presentations, and give/receive clear instructions.

GA / PLO – 11

Project Management

Demonstrate management skills and apply engineering principles to one’s own work, as a member and/or leader

in a team, to manage projects in a multidisciplinary environment

GA / PLO – 12

Lifelong Learning

Recognize importance of, and pursue lifelong learning in the broader context of innovation and technological developments.

 

Career Opportunities

Civil Engineering degree will prepare you for work in construction industry as well as in relevant business, management, and finance sectors. With a solid grasp of science, mathematics, and engineering knowledge, you will be able to design, create, and build sustainable civil infrastructures to serve the society.

 

Eligibility

  • At least 60% marks in SSC (Matric) or an equivalent examination, AND
  • At least 60% marks in HSSC (Intermediate with Pre-Engineering) or an equivalent examination. Those who have taken HSSC or an equivalent examination and are awaiting result can also apply.

Selection Criteria

Admission on the basis of NTS-NAT

  • Selection is based on marks obtained in NTS NAT IE
  • Cut-off marks to be determined by the University

Admission on the basis of SAT

  • Combined score of 1,500 or more in SAT-I, AND
  • At least 550 score in SAT-II (Math Level IIC)

Admission on the basis of NU Admission Test

Merit List is prepared by assigning the following weights:

  • Intermediate (Part-I) marks           50%
  • Score obtained in NUCES Admission Test    50%
  • In case, Intermediate result is not available, Matriculation marks are used and multiplied by a factor of 0.9 (to equate it to average Intermediate marks)

Degree Requirements

For the award of BS Civil Engineering degree, a student must have:

  • Earned at least 138 credits through respective core and elective courses offered in study plan, AND
  • Minimum CGPA of 2.00

Study Plan


Study Plan of BS Civil Engineering

 

Semester – I

 

Pre-Req.

 

Semester – II

 

Pre-Req.

CV 108    Engineering Drawing

1+2

   

CV 102    Engineering Surveying

2+2

 

CV 105    Civil Engineering Materials

2+1

   

MT 203    Differential Equations

3

MT 117

EE 181    Basic Electro-Mechanical Eng.

3+1

   

NS 112    Engineering Mechanics

3+1

 

MT 117    Applied Calculus

3

   

CV 103    Engineering Geology

2

 

SS 147    English Language Skills

2

   

SS 144    Islamic & Religious Studies

2

 

SS 148    Pakistan Studies

1

         

Credits

12+4

   

Credits

12+3

 

Semester – III

     

Semester – IV

   

CS 115    Computer Programming

1+2

   

CV 212    Structural Analysis – I

3

CV 233

CV 221    Fluid Mechanics

3+1

   

CV 202    Eng. Drawing & Graphics

1+2

CV 108

CV 232    Advanced Eng. Surveying

2+1

CV 102

 

CV 231    Soil Mechanics

3+1

 

CV 233    Mechanics of Solids – I

2+1

NS 112

 

CV 234    Quantity Surveying & Estimation

2

 

MG 227    Engineering Economics

2

   

MT 221    Numerical Analysis

3

MT 203

SS xxx    Social Sciences – I

2

   

SS 311    Tech. Communication Skills

2

SS 147

Credits

12+5

   

Credits

14+3

 

Semester – V

     

Semester – VI

   

CV 321    Advanced Fluid Mechanics

3+1

CV 221

 

CV 311    Plain & Reinforced Concrete – I

3+1

CV 233

CV 353    Structural Analysis – II

3

CV 212

 

CV 322    Hydrology & Water Management

3+1

CV 221

CV 312    Architecture & Town Planning

2

   

CV 403    Environmental Engineering – I

2

CV 221

CV 410    Steel Structures

3

   

CV 351    Transportation Planning & Eng.

3

CV 102

MT 305    Probability & Statistics

2+1

   

CV 352    Mechanics of Solids – II

2+1

CV 233

SS xxx    Social Science – II

2

   

CV 405    Geotechnical & Foundation Eng.

3+1

 

SS 227    Tech. Report Writing & Pres.

0+1

         

                                                         Credits

16+2

   

Credits

16+4

 

Semester – VII

     

Semester – VIII

   

CV 354    Plain & Reinforced Concrete – II

3+1

CV 311

 

CV 401    Construction Management

3

 

CV 404    Highway & Traffic Engineering

3+1

   

CV 411    Design of Structure

3

 

CV 407    Environmental Engineering – II

2+1

CV 341

 

CV 412    Hydraulic Engineering

2+1

 

CV 414    Structural Engineering

3

   

CV 413    Irrigation & Drainage Engineering

2+1

 

CV 482    Final Year Project – I

0+3

*

 

CV 483    Final Year Project – II

0+3

CV 482

NS 402    Geo-Informatics

1+1

   

CV 415    Hazards & Disaster Management

1

 
             

Credits

12+7

   

Credits

11+5

 

 

 

* Registration in Final Year Project – I requires at least 103 Credits and CGPA of equal to or greater than 2.00.

 

Domain

Credits

Computing

 3

Civil Eng.

99

Other Eng.

 4

Management

2

Mathematics

12

Natural Sciences

 6

Social Sciences

12

TOTAL

138