BS Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering is one of the oldest engineering disciplines and has been playing a pivotal role in planning, designing, and managing the project in the field of structure, water resources, transportation, and geotechnical engineering. The design and construction of complex engineering structures would not have been possible without the continued research and development on innovative materials and methods of construction and design.

Department of Civil Engineering at C.U.S.T. endeavors to provide the latest Outcome Based Education (OBE) system so that graduates can contribute towards betterment of the society in professional and ethical manners. Both theoretical and practical skills are inculcated in students in a conducive environment. These skills are further enhanced through mandatory internship, survey camps, and final year project.

Admission Requirements

  • Higher Secondary School Certificate (FSc Pre-Engineering) or Equivalent with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics securing at least 60% marks in aggregate.
    In case of foreign qualification, equivalence from IBCC will be required.
  • Diploma of Associate Engineer Examination in relevant discipline securing at least 70% marks in aggregate (up to 2% of maximum allowed seats).
  • CUST Admission Test or NTS Engineering test.

Degree Requirements

Each candidate for the BS Civil Engineering degree is required to successfully complete the survey camp, community work and internship as well as to earn 136 credit hours as per university recommendations.

AREACr. Hrs.
Natural Sciences 21
Humanities 15
Management Sciences 8
Computing 9
Engineering Foundation 27
Breadth 20
Depth 23
Interdisciplinary 7
Civil Engineering Project 6
Project 6
Industrial Internship 0
Survey Camp 0
Community Work 0

Program Duration

This is a four year degree program comprising of 8 semesters. There will be a Fall and a Spring semester in each year. The summer semester will be utilized for survey camp, community work, internship or deficiency courses. The maximum duration to complete BS Civil Engineering degree is 07 years.