Career Opportunities in Civil Engineering
Civil engineers design, construct, supervise, operate, and maintain large construction projects and systems, including roads, buildings, airports, tunnels, dams, bridges, and systems for water supply and sewage treatment. Many civil engineers work in design, construction, research, and education
There are many career paths for civil engineers. Civil engineers can work in Government departments (ranging from municipality, corporation, state and central governments and defense), public sector undertakings like SAIL, GAIL, NTPC, NHPC, BHEL etc. and various private sector organizations (contracting and consulting firms). Initially, the nature of job may be construction supervision, design, marketing or production. As they gain more experience, they manage projects. Other areas in which civil engineers work include entrepreneurship, teaching, research and development. For teaching and research, one has to acquire additional degrees at master’s and Ph.D. level.
Civil Engineering offers unparalleled opportunities to work overseas. By becoming professionally qualified, you will be able to enter the international workplace and work abroad for a short or long term.
Today, the world is undergoing vast changes-the technological revolution, population growth, environmental concerns, and more. All create unique challenges for civil engineers. The next decades will be the most creative, demanding, and rewarding times for civil engineers and now is the best time to find out if Civil Engineering at SGT University is the right career for you.