The Department of Civil Engineering is a Constituent Department of The University of Lahore, (Lahore Campus). It has been providing quality education to its students in improving their competencies for novel techniques and methods to fulfill the needs of sustainable development.
This diverse platform is established for providing excellence in engineering education and facilitating its students to acquire advanced knowledge. The Department continues to promote research activities to find innovative solutions of pragmatic engineering problems by using available UOL research facilities of international standards.
The enrolled students are 772 in undergraduate and 53 in the postgraduate program. The graduates from the department are serving in reputed national (e.g., National Engineering Services of Pakistan (NESPAK), Provincial Irrigation Department (PID), Communication & Works Dept. (C & W), Irrigation, Water & Power Development Authority (WAPDA), and international (Saudi Arabia, U.A.E, China, Japan etc.) organizations. Some of our graduates are pursuing higher degrees (MS/PhD) in international well-reputed institutions of Europe, Middle East, Asia & North America regions.
The BS Civil Engineering Program was started in Fall-2009, followed by MS and PhD in civil engineering in,Fall-2013 and Winter-2014, respectively. The Civil Engineering Department has now started the Outcome-Based Education (OBE) System to bring the education of the University at par with the International standards. Efforts, are also being made to inculcate professional ethics in our graduates. The Department has established National and International Industrial Advisory Boards and is blessed with highly qualified and experienced teaching research faculty. The faculty has published books, research papers and written technical manuals/guidelines.