Ph.D Civil Engineering

Ph.D. Civil Engineering is an academic program that is an evergreen practical field and less focused on mere theories. It deals with studying basic concepts, theories, and hands-on training about constructing buildings, dams, tunnels, disaster control systems, etc. It is an engaging three-year academic degree program that is known as the oldest engineering discipline. This degree program includes coursework in the design, management, planning, surveys, maintenance, and supervision of infrastructure and the regular maintenance of housing societies, archaeological sites, and roadways. Moreover, Civil engineering is in high demand in various industries, including vehicle design, aerospace design, airliner design, and space station project design. This career requires a professional attitude and dedication.

Core Courses

  • Earthquake Engineering
  • Coastal Engineering
  • Construction Engineering and Management
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Geo-Technical Engineering
  • Water Resources and Irrigation Engineering
  • Water Resources Engineering
  • Water Resources Engineering and Management
  • Hydraulics & Irrigation Engineering
  • Structural Engineering

Eligibility Criteria

  • 18 years of education in relevant field.
  • Minimum 50% marks in previous degree.
  • Passing marks in entry test.


The scope of civil engineering would never diminish because of the increasing need for civil engineering services in Pakistan. There is a surge in new housing societies, road networks, and other infrastructures due to the tremendous increase in population. Aside from that, the scope is heavily reliant on the graduate’s motivation, abilities, hard work, and training because nothing happens naturally. It is the highest-paid type of engineering in Pakistan; therefore, civil engineers have a bright and secure future. Contractor, Civil Project Engineer, Civil Maintenance Engineer, Quality Control Engineer, and various other jobs are available for Civil Engineers in Pakistan across the world. To establish and advance their careers, civil engineers can work in various professions and sectors, both public and private. Some of them are as follows:

  • Coastal and marine industries
  • Energy and power plant industries
  • Tunneling industry
  • Water and public health companies
  • Airports industry
  • Bridges industry
  • Highways agencies
  • Railway industry
  • Environmental industry
  • Geotechnical companies


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