The Department of Civil Engineering is one of the departments in the Faculty of Engineering.
Departmental programmes relate to design, construction, operation and management of all types of public infrastructure
including roads, railways, bridges, dams, water supply systems, wastewater systems, irrigation systems, energy systems and
many infrastructure projects.
Currently, the department offers three programmes:
- Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Hons) - Structures
- Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Hons) - Transportation
- Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Hons) - Water
Integrated into the programmes are socio-economic and environmental issues that respond to the emerging global challenges.
All programmes are 5-year programmes.
The department also offers a 3 year Diploma programme and coordinates a Masters Programme in Sustainable Engineering Management
with three specializations in Water Management, Facilities Management and Mining. Further, the Department has a strong materials
testing lab that has been at the heart of the construction industry in the country.