Civil Engineering GTU Code - 06

Introduction

Civil engineering is a professional engineering discipline that deals with the design, construction, and maintenance of the physical and naturally built environment, including works like roads, bridges, canals, dams, and buildings.

 

It is traditionally broken into several sub-disciplines including

  • Architectural Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Control Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
  • Earthquake Engineering
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Forensic Engineering
  • Municipal or urban Engineering
  • Water resources Engineering
  • Materials Engineering
  • Wastewater Engineering
  • Offshore Engineering
  • Facade Engineering
  • Coastal Engineering
  • Construction surveying
  • Construction Engineering

Civil engineering takes place in the public sector from municipal through to national governments, and in the private sector from individual homeowners through to international companies.