Department of Civil Enginering

Mettu University

Faculty of Engineering and Technology

Department of Civil Engineering


About civil engineering

 The department of civil engineering is one of the departments under Faculty of Engineering and Technology which has been functional  since the establishment of the university. The department provides training for undergraduate studies leading to a B.Sc degree in civil engineering. The department also provides  weekend program for B.Sc degree in civil engineering.

 The duration of study is 5 years as per new curriculum which allows the enhancement of the theoretical and practical knowledge of the student by including all the analytical and design courses in the program.

The present curriculum is stream lined to be compatible with the new education policy being implemented by ministry of education. According to the policy student from high school, who have completed 10+2 year of preparatory and have passed the entrance exam are directly admitted to civil engineering department there by the study duration is 5 year.

Specialty areas

1.   Structural Engineering

2.   Highway Engineering

3.   Geotechnical Engineering

4.   Water resource Engineering

5.   Construction Engineering

External link

The departments have different links externally with other university and TVET college to have work shop practice and laboratory. The work shop practice is helped in Mettu TVET College where as different laboratories of different course are helped in Jimma University