What is Civil Engineering.
Civil Engineering is the most creative and demanded field among engineering aspirants. Candidates with crazy interest in designing and building things, along with excellent knowledge in Mathematics and IT, can enjoy a successful career in this branch. Civil Engineering involves designing and managing a number of construction projects. A civil engineer can be involved in creating everything from a small bridge to a lavish residential complex. Broader in nature, Civil Engineers specializes into a variety of area viz. transportation, infrastructure, water resources, urban design, coastal areas and the environment.
Civil Engineering is a professional engineering discipline that deals with the design , construction and maintenance of the physical and naturally build environment , including works like roads , bridges , canals , dams and building.
Where Civil Engineers Work.
Antant Access, Ajay Kadam Association, Dr. Kelkar Consultants Pvt Ltd. Jaypee Group, Larsen and Tubro, Simplex Projects Ltd. Vadakar and Associates. RDS Projects Ltd. Macro Marvel Infrastructure Corporation Ltd. IVRCL Infrastructure & Projects Ltd. Hiranandani Construction Pvt. Ltd. Balaji Railroad Systems Ltd. etc.
Job Designations of Civil Engineers.
Civil Engineering can be appointed as Assistant Manager, Senior Engineer, Project Manager, Director of Public Works, Researchers, City Engineer, Deputy Engineer and Independent Consultants. These roles can be performed within the technical specialty branches of Civil Engineering like Structural Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Materials Engineering, Ocean and Coastal Engineering, Water Resource Engineering, Earthquake Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering and Urban Engineering
1.Structural Engineering: Creating the structural elements of design, whether ofr bridges, or skyscrappers.
2.Geothermal Engineering: Concerns with the rock & soil which supports the structures that the civil engineers design.
3.Environmental Engineering: designing systems for the treatment of chemical, biological & thermal wastes.
4.Materials Engineering: These are the experts on the various materials which other civil engineers use for their projects.
5.Water Resource Engineering: Concerned with the collection and management of water.
6.Earthquake Engineering: A specialty dealing with creating buildings and other structures which can withstand the stresses of earthquakes without falling.
7.Coastal Engineering: Managing the coastal areas of our country, including marshlands. They also create defenses against flooding and erosion.
Civil Engineering Graduates work in:
The Public Sector and Private Sector, Municipalities, state and Central Government, individual entrepreneur to International companies in:
4.Water Resources Industries
5.Geotechnical & Material Industries
Average starting Salary of Civil Engineers: = Rs. 2,40,000.00 annually.
Salary range of a Civil Engineer depends on various factors like educational qualification, work location, employer, skills, and institute from where the candidate pursued the degree, industry and experience. Starting salary could be from Rs. 2.5 lacs to Rs. 3.5 lacs per annum
Civil Engineering Labs @ VIMT
1.BUILDING MATERIAL LAB.