Department of Civil Engineering

About Department


Welcome to the Department of Civil Engineering at HITEC University Taxila established in 2019 to meet the growing demand for skilled civil engineers in Pakistan and beyond. Our department is committed to providing a comprehensive education that equips students with the knowledge and skills necessary to tackle the challenges of the 21st century.

Civil engineering is a diverse field encompassing specialties such as structural engineering, transportation engineering, geo-technical engineering, construction management, water resources, and environmental engineering. With significant regional infrastructure developments like the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and the urgent need for water reservoirs to address water scarcity, there is an increasing demand for proficient civil engineers.

Our Bachelor of Science (BS) in Civil Engineering program, accredited by the Washington Accord, ensures our curriculum meets international standards and prepares students for global opportunities. Spanning four years (eight semesters) and comprising 139 credit hours, our program is meticulously designed to meet the requirements of the Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) while also addressing the evolving needs of the industry.

In addition to academic excellence, we prioritize practical experience and professional development. We offer internship opportunities to our students, providing hands-on experience in real-world settings and allowing them to apply classroom knowledge to practical scenarios. Furthermore, our department facilitates job placement by connecting students with industry partners and offering career guidance and support.

Our faculty members are dedicated to nurturing talent and fostering innovation. Through collaborative research initiatives and mentorship, students have the opportunity to engage in cutting-edge projects and contribute to advancements in the field.

Whether you aspire to work in construction firms, consulting engineering firms, or academia, our program equips you with the skills and expertise needed for a successful career in civil engineering.

We invite you to explore our website to learn more about our faculty, research endeavors, and the exciting opportunities available to you in the dynamic field of civil engineering. Join us as we shape the future of infrastructure and make a positive impact on society.