Civil Engineering Department 

Introduction

Civil engineering is a professional engineering discipline that deals with the planning, design, construction, operation and maintenance of the physical and naturally built environment, including works such as buildings, bridges, flyovers, under passes, roads, railway tracks, airports, docks & harbors, factories, dams, barrages, canals, water supply schemes and sewerage systems etc.
Civil Engineering is considered as the mother of all engineering's as it is the process of directing and controlling natural resources for the use and benefit of mankind through construction of various projects.
   Civil engineering graduate of FAST Lahore has sufficient opportunities of getting jobs in various government/private departments i.e. Communication & Works (C & W), Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA), Punjab Irrigation and Power Engineering Department, Civil Aviation Authority, Pakistan Railways, National Highway Authority (NHA), Lahore Development Authority (LDA), Water and Sanitation Agency (WASA), Public Health Engineering Department, National Engineering Services Pakistan (NESPAK), Associated Consultant Engineers (ACE), National Development Consultants (NDC), SKB Engineering & Construction, Descon Engineering Limited and many more.
Bachelor Degree Program:

       In the Bachelor Degree Courses, emphasis is laid on the fundamental concepts and principles, which constitute the basis of civil engineering practice. To foster their creative abilities, the students are assigned projects on design, construction and laboratory investigations. The classroom and laboratory work is supplemented with instructional tours to acquaint students with the civil engineering projects of national importance and with survey camps where they plan and execute surveys of   large areas independently.