Civil Engineering Department:
The oldest and most elegant branch of engineering profession in
engineering colleges all over the world and that is due to the fact that
civil engineering is related to almost all aspects of civilization.
Many of the important things in our lives that we take for granted are
the product of civil engineering. Civil engineer deals with a wide
variety of engineering aspects such as designing, construction, and
maintenance of different structure (buildings, embankments, storage
tanks, dams, roads, water and wastewater networks, irrigation and
drainage networks, etc…..), solving execution problems, managing
engineering and construction projects, and it just does not end there.
Civil engineer also has a significant role in planning and managing
transportation systems, terrific safety, conservation and development of
water resources, treatment and reuse of wastewater, and the list
The civil engineering curriculum in Qassim University is
set to serve the broad range activities of the profession. It is
designed to fulfill the student's need of sufficient and balanced
content of different civil engineering topics. Initially such topics
cover most, if not all, of the sub-disciplines of civil engineering.
Students then choose to specialize in one or more sub-disciplines
towards the end of the degree.