Jobs after B.Tech in Civil Engineering


A student who has finished his graduation in the civil engineering stream can get good opportunities now with the boom of real estate industry and focus on infrastructure development. It is possible for students after B.Tech in Civil Engineering to get jobs not only in India but also overseas especially in gulf countries.The presence of architectural companies as well as construction firms abroad is the main reason behind this. The details about the career opportunities are given below.

Private Sector Jobs after B.Tech in Civil Engineering

Candidates who possess a graduate degree in Civil Engineering can very lucrative jobs with the private sector. It is also possible for them to go for research if they pursue Masters Courses.

  • Students, if they prefer then Teaching in colleges would come up as an excellent choice for those with a teaching flair. Many private colleges have come up in this space. In that case, they should appear for GATE and try to get admission to some M.Tech program
  • B.Tech Civil Engineers can also work as Consultant with private construction firms like Larsen & Toubro Limited, Jaypee Group, Punj Lloyd, IVRCL Infra etc.
  • B.Tech Civil Engineers can join as Consultants with Architectural Firms and Engineering services firms.
  • They are also recruited as Consultant Engineer with IT firms, Transportation and even in the Private aviation fields.

Government Sector Jobs after B.Tech in Civil Engineering

Students of Civil Engineering can get good jobs not only with the private sector, but the public sector too. It is possible for freshers to get employed as trainee or junior engineer. B.Tech Civil Engineers can appear in the UPSC exam which is carried out every year. B.Tech graduates can appear in the IAS, IPS as well as the IES civil service exam for getting jobs in the government sectors. The PSC also carries out exams as to select qualified engineers in to various state government departments like Public work department or PWD. Those who are skilled in this field have a chance to get promoted into the posts of Assistant Engineers, Executive Engineers etc. Engineering professionals in the field of Civil Engineering are required in fields such as Gas and Oil plants, Power generation firms, Construction of pipelines and water mains etc. The Railway recruitment Board is another major recruiter of B.Tech Civil Engineers. Candidates can also try their luck in the defense sector.

Job Prospects Abroad after B.Tech in Civil Engineering

There are numerous job prospects available for graduates of civil Engineering abroad. Many pioneer international private companies as well as firms of the public sector recruit Civil Engineers for construction purposes. There are firms that require professionals of civil engineers for its various departments. The students will get even better prospects and pay packages in most of the developed countries if they also have M.Tech or relevant Master’s degree. There are more than twenty five civil construction and architecture companies in fortune 500 and they pay handsome to civil engineers especially with some specialization in high end designs.



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26 Responses to “Jobs after B.Tech in Civil Engineering”

  1. 26

    I am civil Engineering student. I want to know different jobs available in government sector…

  2. 25

    Good evening, i completed my btech in civil last year and currently training at a construction firm as a trainee site engineer. I would like to work abroad in a oil n gas company. any courses i can do for that?

  3. 24
    atul tripathi:

    sir i am final year in civil engineerig, i want to know that how many government is there which we apply in 4th year?

  4. 23

    after completion of becth in civil what exams are to be written for further studies……..

  5. 22
    kanwar singh:

    hy i am kanwar singh
    i am doing civil engineering nd i am in first sem ..should i believe future is secure???? coz inner college placement is not for all the students.. den hw nd where to.look for job after the completion of my degree????

  6. 21

    hello…. i am amit kumar. i am doing civil engineer in final year. so what have to do.

  7. 20

    What are the books which can help us for qualifying entrance exams like UPSC, IAS, IPS ,IES, PWD, after duing in civil engg .

  8. 19

    How much of salary for civil engineer fresher.and b.e qualification is enough for civil?

  9. 18

    i persuing my 4th year with 80% marks then i need a job of about 30000 salary is this possible as a fresher and in which did i prefer?

  10. 17

    which one is better after the complete in civil engineering,job ya M.Tech

  11. 16

    sir,now iam study civil 2nd year after complete my there are any jobs in ntpc for civil and also in railway how much salary in these sectors

  12. 15

    I got 83% in 10th,64% in doing btech.IF I get more 60% in btech.which mtech course should I select & what kind of job will I get with btech?if I took mtech at way it will favour me If I am looking forward for a good job?

  13. 14
    Paresh Dave:

    what is the average salary of a civil engineer?

  14. 13
    shalu thomos:

    i’m a 1st year civil engineering student and i wanna know about what kind job will get after completing my degree. And what have to do in a construction company. Which are the area are important in civil engineering for getting a good job.. And also give idea about all the main part of civil engineering..

  15. 12

    i m btech civil engineering student, i m in first year i want to know about my carrier, what is the benefit and which type of work is in my branch.I hve also interest in m.arch, after btech can i do this? can i eligible for it?

  16. 11

    sir am the student of civil engg… i had % of 65 agg…..can i get a job in government? if so whay i should i do?

  17. 10
    sanjiv kumar:

    it is the final year . civil eng goverment job

  18. 9

    goverment job

  19. 8

    i had got a year back during mah 1st year of btech…..nd i want to join a good company so can uh suggest meh what i shud do…

  20. 7

    What type r shoftwere r used in study of civil egg

  21. 6
    sangeeta thakur:

    how to prepare for the govt. gobs

  22. 5
    Deepak kumar:

    I am a civil engineer with one year experience in three different type of companies. . I wanna make myslef carrier wit multinational companies. . What i can do for that ?

  23. 4

    hi this is manish i am doing civil engineering i want to pursue mba degree i am confused to chose the specialisation in mba could you please give me clarity.

  24. 3
    tanay ghosh:

    i need a free industrial training. i am a civil engg. student ,read in wbut in kolkata, iam a 3rd year student.

  25. 2
    devender kumar:

    what are the job prospatives after 3 year diploma in civil eng??
    is there some job in public sector???

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    st cast reservations