Scope after B.Tech in Civil Engineering


Civil engineering is the conventional branch of study in the engineering field. The course includes the study of planning, designing and implementation of structural activities. The working area of this field includes the jobs that start from the planning, analyzing, designing, supervision and construction of various public works such as bridges, dams, water sewages, etc.

A civil engineer’s job is to involve in the constructional activities of different works. They make plans, designs of various infrastructures and supervise its constructional works. They need excellent skills in both supervision and administration. The planning is the beginning of their work. This stage involves site analysis, feasibility studies and finding solutions to the various complications involved and the designing of the structures.

This particular branch of study is offered by many universities and colleges in India. Those who wish to pursue B.Tech in this branch can join in any of the  universities after the successful completion of higher secondary education. The career opportunities for these graduates are bright nowadays.

Scope for higher studies after B.Tech in Civil Engineering

If the graduates are opting for higher studies after B.Tech in civil engineering, then many options are there for them to choose. They can pursue this course in master’s level as well as at the doctoral level. Many universities in the country offer M.Tech in Civil engineering. Different specializations are available in this branch from which students can choose their area of interest. The various specializations in M.Tech Civil Engineering are

  • M.Tech. in Civil Engineering - Building Technology and Construction Management
  • M.Tech. in Civil Engineering - Environmental Engineering
  • M.Tech. in Civil Engineering - Geotechnical Engineering
  • M.Tech. in Civil Engineering - Hydraulic and Water Resources Engineering
  • M.Tech. in Civil Engineering - Structural Engineering
  • M.Tech. in Civil Engineering - Transportation Engineering

To join M.Tech in this branch of study the candidates have to qualify the GATE exams for their admission in various colleges. Apart from the M.Tech courses in Civil engineering, students can also opt to do an MBA. Various specializations are available during the course of the MBA.

Other certification courses after B.Tech in Civil Engineering

After B.Tech in civil engineering graduates can choose the certification course in various specializations. The courses offered are

  • Certificate Course in Building Design
  • Certificate Course in Construction Supervisor

They can also do modern software courses like

  • GIS

Career scope after B.Tech in Civil Engineering

Career opportunities for the B.Tech graduates in this particular branch of study at present are huge. Many job opportunities are there in the public as well as in the private sectors. The infrastructure and real estate industries are booming and requirements for the civil graduates are increasing gradually. They have opportunities in abroad also. Many international infrastructure companies are recruiting them for various constructional works.

These professionals have also an option in the teaching field. They can easily get into in the government and private colleges as lecturers or professors or assistant professors. For the teaching field sometimes a post graduation in Civil engineering is required. These professionals can work in many research & development projects also.

After B.Tech these professionals can find employment in various consultancy firms, road projects, infrastructure works, housing societies, etc carried out by central government, state government, private companies and railway departments. However their demand will increase if they are experienced professionals. The remuneration for them will be high compared to others.



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31 Responses to “Scope after B.Tech in Civil Engineering”

  1. 31

    I’m doing year) with civil engineering.What are the scopes after and after in government jobs and private jobs? please reply.

  2. 30

    i m sarfraz n also student of engg with branch civil,my q is that what i will to do after cmplte my degree,job or study………?

  3. 29
    dipesh dhand:

    I m in final year doing b.e in civil engineering.

    I don’t know what to do after completing my graduation.!

    Plz suggest me…
    Whether i do job or some higher studies?
    And which higher studies?

  4. 28

    I want the infermation about the civil higher studies for the complection the

  5. 27

    after civil engg have a possibility to do arch ?

  6. 26

    which are the jobs after b tech which are best for civil engg.?

  7. 25

    i just comleted in civil and likely to study abroad…mostly Australia.Can u suggest me weather its right or wrong and i am interested in planning

  8. 24

    I am a EEE first year student. I would like to know job offers in this feild.

  9. 23

    Iam madan. A final year civil engineerig student. I was interested to do job in abroad. mostly us. how can i find the job oppurtunities in abroad?
    I wish an ans plz… Thanq.

  10. 22

    Which form of govt. jobs will be available after completion of B.Tech and which course will be more preferable in M.Tech…?

  11. 21
    g.mohan teja:

    Iam now pusuing in civil engineering,how i can get into indian railways in high cader and what written exams are available? please tell me

  12. 20

    Sir..! I hd 80% in diplamo civil ..nd nw i m studying civi prsnt i m making my journey wth der any problem while searching for job??

  13. 19

    which branch is best in engineering

  14. 18

    MBA after Btech?

  15. 17
    sneha patel:

    after BE in civil what are the scope for a women to further study and join a good company where she dosent need to go on site for work

  16. 16

    Is there any diploma courses in architecture after B.E. civil ?

  17. 15
    purva paliwal:

    what is the difference between Architecture and Civil branch for study

  18. 14

    I am now 8th sem. And 6th sem results clear with 72% . Result of 7th sem pending . Can a apply for govt. Jobs

  19. 13
    Gulam murtaza khan:

    After be civil can i do m arch construction management what is the scope and career

  20. 12
    vikash kumar:

    i want to know…….. how many gov. job forms are applied after

  21. 11
    ashish jha:

    sir i am a land surveyor and am doing civil from karnataka state open university. sir i want to know that after my deegree can i elligible for government jobs like; ies, gate railway, ntpc or others , sir also give send me the suggetion for land surveying i have done one year diploma in surveying, with total station and i have a six month exp

  22. 10

    any government jobs are possible for 2013 passed out students of civil

  23. 9

    what should i do if i m not able to sit in placement interviews of civil companies(during final year)???
    what are the different competetive exams for student(civil)???

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  25. 7
    pankaj rathore:

    after complete in 2013 with civil engg. , then which type job is suitable in that time ??

  26. 6

    Is the cource fee is self-financed in Govt. Univercities for
    in civil.

  27. 5
    sanjoy barman:

    i’ve completed my btech(civil) in 2008 and now working in construction company.i want to improve my skills in construction pls tel me abt the course details and institution for distance education.

  28. 4

    What is to be done to get into BHEL or any central govt company for job after civil engineering..?

  29. 3

    how can i get govt. job jst after

  30. 2
    vinay sorathiya:

    what are the options available after passing civil engineering in job?

  31. 1
    sumit kumar:

    best jobs after with civil engineering in government sector………………?