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Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Civil Engineering

Ph.D. Civil Engineering

At Dev Bhoomi Uttarakhand University (DBUU), the Ph.D. in Civil Engineering is more than just acquiring advanced knowledge; it's an odyssey of pioneering innovation and shaping the future of infrastructure. Embark on a journey guided by our esteemed faculty, renowned for their groundbreaking research and industry expertise. Our program delves into the core pillars of civil engineering, including structural engineering, geotechnical engineering, transportation engineering, water resources engineering, and environmental engineering. This rigorous curriculum provides a launchpad for specialization in your chosen domain, from earthquake-resistant structures to sustainable water management systems.

This doctorate fosters not only theoretical mastery but also hands-on experience through:

  • State-of-the-art laboratories: Conduct cutting-edge research in our well-equipped labs, utilizing advanced software and testing equipment.
  • Industry collaborations: Partner with leading civil engineering firms on real-world projects, gaining invaluable practical insights.
  • Internationally recognized faculty: Learn from accomplished researchers who are actively shaping the civil engineering landscape globally.
  • Interdisciplinary approach: explore the intersection of civil engineering with other disciplines like environmental science and computer science, fostering holistic problem-solving skills.

Your dissertation will be a cornerstone of original research, addressing critical challenges faced by the civil engineering industry. Whether it's developing sustainable construction materials, designing resilient infrastructure for natural disasters, or optimizing transportation networks, your research has the potential to make a tangible difference in our world.

Salient Features

  • 19+ years of academic experience
  • Focus on student-centered learning
  • Aside from general coursework, students will be equipped with several certification courses
  • Project-based practical pedagogy to make the students comprehend the problems in the present world
  • Problem-based learning and industry-relevant curriculum
  • Best placement opportunities to get placed in high-end and reputed companies
  • Industrial training in reputable firms and organizations
  • The privilege of 100% placement guidance and support
  • Industry visits, seminars, workshops, and guest lectures by eminent researchers and industry practitioners
  • Active student clubs and bodies
  • The multi-cultural and vibrant teaching environment

Fee Structure

Course Fee Structure

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Program Educational Objectives (PEO's)

PEO-1 Advance civil engineering knowledge: Graduates will contribute to the advancement of civil engineering knowledge through impactful research and publications in leading academic journals and industry reports.
PEO-2 Shape infrastructure development: Graduates will analyze and advise on infrastructure development projects, contributing to sustainable and resilient solutions for societal needs.
PEO-3 Excel in diverse careers: Graduates will possess the analytical, research, and problem-solving skills to excel in a variety of challenging and rewarding careers in academia, government, research institutions, and the private sector.
PEO-4 Foster lifelong learning: Graduates will maintain their commitment to lifelong learning, adapting to the evolving field of civil engineering and staying at the forefront of knowledge and technology.
PEO-5 Promote sustainable practices: Graduates will apply their expertise to promote sustainable and responsible engineering practices, minimizing environmental impact and ensuring the well-being of communities.

Program Specific Objectives (PSO's)

PSO-1 Conduct groundbreaking research: Graduates will possess the methodological skills and knowledge to conduct high-quality, original research that addresses critical challenges in civil engineering.
PSO-2 Communicate effectively: Graduates will be able to effectively communicate complex engineering concepts and research findings to both technical and non-technical audiences, orally and in writing.
PSO-3 Collaborate with diverse stakeholders: Graduates will develop strong interpersonal and teamwork skills, effectively collaborating with engineers, scientists, policymakers, and other stakeholders from diverse backgrounds.

Job Opportunities The Course Might Lead To

  • Research Scientist/Engineer
  • Professor
  • Research scientist
  • Consulting engineer
  • Policy advisor
  • Entrepreneur
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Admission 2023-24

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