Overview of Civil Engineering Program

 

The civil engineering department is a department that has been added to CEIT recently. The establishment of this department came in response to market demand, as the Kingdom, in general, and Jeddah city, in particular, is going through huge urban construction boom

 Civil  engineering is a professional engineering discipline that deals with the design, construction and maintenance of the physical and naturally built environment, including works such as bridges, roads, canals, dams and buildings. Civil engineering is the oldest engineering discipline after military engineering.

Civil engineering department at UBT offers the following sub majors:

 

  •  Structural engineering which deals with analysis and design of buildings, bridges , dams, malls, and building towers.

 

  •  Geotechnical engineering with design foundations of all type of structures.

 

  •  Transportation engineering deals with planning and design of roads.

 

 

  •  Construction engineering deals with planning and supervision of the execution of the structures and coordinate the work between all parties involved in the construction.