B.Sc. in CE

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (CE)

Course Structure

  • Name of the Program: B. Sc in  of Civil Engineering
  • Total Credit : Full-Time (160 credit hours program)
  • Duration: Four-Years (08 Semesters of six months each, i.e., Spring and Fall)
  • Eligibility Criteria: As per UGC prescribed rules of admission to undergraduate studies.
  • Number of Seats:  Depending on the physical and teaching facilities available, to be determined by the Faculty of Science & Engineering of BUFT from time to time.
  • Grading Policy: As per UGC approved university grading policy.
  • Passing Grade and Graduation Policy: Minimum passing grade for Civil degree will be CGPA of 2.50 in a scale of 4.00. The degree requirement must be completed within 7 (Seven) years.

The Civil Program will be of 160 credits as follows:

Year-1 / Semester-1
Subject No Subject Name Credits Hours Contact Hours
CE 101 Analytic Mechanics 3.00 3.00
CHEM 103 Chemistry I 3.00 3.00
MATH 137 Differential and Integral Calculus, Matrices 3.00 3.00
PHY 101 Physical Optics, Waves and Oscillation, Heat and Thermodynamics 3.00 3.00
HUM 355/ HUM 375 Sociology/ Government (Any One) 2.00 2.00
CE 100 Civil Engineering Drawing 1.50 3.00
CHEM 114 Inorganic Quantitative Analysis 1.50 3.00
PHY 102 Physics Laboratory 1.50 3.00
Total= 18.5 23.00

 

Year-1 / Semester-2
Subject No Subject Name Credits Hours Contact Hours
CE 103 Surveying 4.00 4.00
EEE 165 Basic Electrical Technology 3.00 3.00
HUM 185 English 2.00 2.00
MATH 139 Differential Equations and Statistics 3.00 3.00
CHEM 105/ PHY 105 Chemistry II/ Structure of Matter, Electricity and Magnetism and Modern Physics 3.00 3.00
CE 102 Computer Aided Drafting 1.5 3.00
CE 104 Practical Surveying 1.5 3.00
HUM 274 Developing English Language Skills 1.5 3.00
SHOP 132 Workshop Sessional 1.5 3.00
Total 21 27
Year-2 / Semester-1
Subject No Subject Name Credits Hours Contact Hours
CE 201 Engineering Materials 3.00 3.00
CE 203  Engineering Geology and Geomorphology 3.00 3.00
*CE 211 Mechanics of Solids I 3.00 3.00
HUM 353 Accounting 2.00 2.00
MATH 237 Laplace Transform and Vector Analysis 3.00 3.00
CE 200 Details of Construction 1.5 3.00
CE 202 Materials Sessional 1.5 3.00
CE 204 Computer Programming Sessional 1.5 3.00
CE 210 Architectural, Engineering and Planning Appreciation

 

1.5 3.00
Total 20.00 26.00

 

Year-2 / Semester-2
Subject No Subject Name Credits Hours Contact Hours
CE 205 Numerical Methods 2.00 2.00
*CE 213 Mechanics of Solids II 3.00 3.00
HUM 217 Engineering Economics 2.00 2.00
CE 207 Applied Mathematics for Engineers 3.00 3.00
WRE 211 Fluid Mechanics 3.00 3.00
*CE 206 Engineering Computation Sessional 1.50 3.00
CE 208 Quantity Surveying 1.50 3.00
CE 212 Structural Mechanics and Materials Sessional 1.50 3.00
WRE 212 Fluid Mechanics Sessional 1.50 3.00
Total 19.00 25.00

 

Year-3 / Semester-1
Subject No Subject Name Credits Hours Contact Hours
CE 301 Professional Practices and Communication 3.00 3.00
*CE 311 Structural Analysis and Design I 4.00 4.00
CE 315 Design of Concrete Structures I 3.00 3.00
CE331 Environmental Engineering I 3.00 3.00
*CE 341 Principles of Soil Mechanics 4.00 4.00
CE 302 Professional Practices and Communication

Sessional

1.5 3.00
CE 332 Environmental Engineering Laboratory 1.5 3.00
CE 342 Geotechnical Engineering Laboratory 1.5 3.00
Total 21.50 26.00

 

 

Year-3 / Semester-2
Subject No Subject Name Credits Hours Contact Hours
*CE 317 Design of Concrete Structures II 3.00 3.00
CE 319 Design of Steel Structures 3.00 3.00
CE 333 Environmental Engineering II 4.00 4.00
CE 351 Transportation Engineering I: Transportation

Planning & Traffic Engineering

3.00 3.00
WRE 311 Open Channel Flow 4.00 4.00
CE 316 Concrete Structures Design Sessional I 1.5 1.50
CE 320 Steel Structures Design Sessional 1.5 1.50
WRE 312 Open Channel Flow Sessional 1.5 1.50
Total 21.5 21.5

 

Year-4 / Semester-1
Subject No Subject Name Credits Hours Contact Hours
CE 401 Project planning and Construction Management 4.00 4.00
*CE 411 Structural Analysis and Design II 3.00 3.00
CE 441 Foundation Engineering 3.00 3.00
CE 451 Transportation Engineering II: Pavement Design

and Railway Engineering

 

4.00 4.00
WRE 451 Hydrology, Irrigation and Flood Management 3.00 3.00
CE 452 Transportation Engineering Sessional I: Highway

Materials and Traffic Engineering Design

1.50 1.50
**CE 400 Project and Thesis 1.50 1.50
Total 20.00 20.00

 

Year-4 / Semester-2
Subject No Subject Name Credits

Hours

Contract

Hours

Status of Course
CE 400 Project and Thesis 3.00 3.00 Compulsory
CE 410 Concrete Structures Design Sessional II 1.50 3.00
CE 403/

CE 405

Socio-economic Aspects of Development

Projects/ Business and Career Development

(Any one)

3.00 3.00 Select one
CE 413/

CE 415/

CE 417/

CE 419/

CE 421

Introduction to Steel-Concrete Composite

Structures / Pre stressed Concrete/ Design of Concrete Structures III / Introduction to Finite Element Method/ Dynamics of Structures (Any two)

4.00 4.00 Select two

(Structure)

CE 412 Computer Aided Analysis and Design of

Structures Sessional

1.50 3.00 Structure
CE 433/

CE 435/

CE 437

Solid and Hazardous Waste Management / Environmental Pollution Management/  Environmental and Sustainable Management (Any two) 4.00 4.00 Select two

(Environment)

CE 432 Design of Water Supply, Sanitation and

Sewerage Systems

1.50 3.00 Environment
CE 443/

CE 445/

CE 447

Earth Retaining Structures/ Elementary Soil Dynamics / Soil-water Interaction. (Any two) 4.00 4.00 Select two

(Geotechnical)

CE 442 Geotechnical Engineering Design Sessional 1.5 3.00 Geotechnical
CE 453

CE 455

CE 457

Transportation Engineering III: Traffic

Engineering Design and Management / Transportation Engineering IV: Pavement Management, Drainage and Airport / Transportation Engineering V: Urban Transportation Planning and Management

4.00 4.00 Select two

(Transport)

CE 454 Transportation Engineering Sessional II:

Pavement Design and Traffic Studies

1.5 3.00 Transport
WRE 405 /

WRE 407 /

WRE 409 /

WRE 411 /

WRE 413 /

 

Flood Mitigation and Management / Ground Water Engineering / River Engineering / Hydraulic Structures / Coastal Engineering. (any two) 4.00 4.00 Select two

(Water Resour.)

WRE 412 Water Resources Engineering Sessional 1.5 3.00 Water Resour.)
Total 18.5 23.00  

*: Registration of this course requires passing of its pre-requisite course

**: To register in division of specialization from Structural, Environmental, Geotechnical, and Transportation Engineering