BEng Civil Engineering

Our Civil Engineering program is a five-year course designed to provide students with engineering fundamentals

September entry

Start date

5 years


₦ 2,700,000

Fees per session

‘Coming to Nile University has giving me the opportunity to meet and make friends with people from different ethnic groups and countries, who have impacted my life positively in many ways and made my experience on campus a wonderful one.’

Bukola Jimoh (Civil Engineering, 500 Level)

Study Modules

Practice makes perfect. Each drawing you make is a step forward

Civil Engineering - FAQs

Entry requirements for this course are normally:

  • DIRECT ENTRY: Available
  • UTME SUBJECT COMBINATIONS: English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry
  • O’LEVEL SUBJECT COMBINATIONS: In addition to acceptable passes in UTME, the minimum academic requirement is credit level passes in at least five subjects at O’Level in nationally recognised examination including English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and other acceptable science subject in not more than two sittings. Credit passes in Further Mathematics and Technical Drawing are an added advantage.

Students will be taught through lectures, seminars and tutorials. They will be required to prepare and make presentations, take-home tests and assignments. There will also be written and oral feedbacks from the Professors.

Job opportunities in this field are promising. In the global industry, there is a strong demand for Civil Engineers particularly those who combine technical skills with good communication skills and teamwork ability. Graduates of this Department are qualified to handle responsibilities in research, design, and construction management. Prospective employers include, but are not limited to, construction contractors, consulting firms, industrial firms and various government agencies.

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Main Objectives of the SAB:

1- Development of

a) Curriculum of the department
b) Syllabus of the courses in the department
c) Institutional relationships
2- Increase the potential of

a) Internship
b) Scholarship
c) Sponsorship

Roles and Responsibilities of the SAB:  
The roles and responsibilities of SAB are as follows:
The SAB develops and recommends new or revised programme goals and objectives.
The Sectoral of “X” Advisory Board advises the department head on matters related to undergraduate, postgraduate, research and outreach programs, including but not limited to curricula, accreditation, new programs, recruitment of students and faculty, and investment of resources.


Structure of the SAB:

The SAB is composed of members from eminent institutions as well as members from industry and members of faculty of the department. The chairman of the Board is the head of the department.
The Board meets twice per academic year.

Contact the Department

Phone Number:

+234 903 178 3370

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