Civil Engineer - How to become a Civil Engineer?


Civil engineering is a branch of Engineering. It deals with the construction, renovation and preservation of buildings. At the same time, civil engineering also helps to maintain the environmental. Individual who work in the field of Civil Engineering are called as Civil Engineers. It is possible for them to find jobs with construction companies or as Lecturers in Colleges. The salary of the candidates will depend upon their expertise as well as proficiency in the field. Students of Civil Engineering will have an initial salary of around Rs.15000 - Rs.20000 a month. Professionals of this field will earn as much as Rs. 25, 000 – Rs. 40, 000 a month. The salary of Lecturers will depend upon the norms of the State or the Central government.

Qualifying Exam

There are quite a few colleges in our country that offer aspirants with graduate as well as postgraduate courses in civil Engineering. Those candidates who seek to become civil Engineers ought to pass in an admission test that is performed by those institutions. Some of those examinations are - Indian Institute of Technology - Joint Entrance Exam, All India Combined Entrance exam, All India Engineering Entrance Exam and Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering.

Who is eligible to apply?

A graduate degree in the related field is the basic necessity to become a qualified civil engineer. A candidate ought to possess a pass in class 10+2 to apply for the entrance exams that are carried out by the different universities. A Masters degree is required for aspirants who hope to go for research or teaching.

How to prepare for exam and interview?

The candidates ought to remember that the most crucial qualities needed for an individual to become a civil engineer are good administrative as well as supervisory skills in addition to a good knowledge in engineering. To gain this knowledge, the students can read vastly on this subject. There will be many books written by well known writers on this subject. By reading on this, the aspirants will gain some knowledge on how to approach this field. When they are appearing for the interview, the students should be composed and transparent in replying.



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3 Responses to “Civil Engineer - How to become a Civil Engineer?”

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    Hi i have completed B.E civil nw my intreast is towards highway engg so wat kind of course can i take in this field whether in india or abroad plz clear my doughts

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    i have done bts from ignou.can i do it civil engineering course?how can i do that

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    i have done bts from ignou.can i do it civil engineering course?