Swapnil Mishra

Does the academic record matter while looking for a job of Civil Engineer?

How will my college marks effect my jobs in civils

by Swapnil Mishra
1 answer
| Share :

1 answer

RE: Does the academic record matter while looking for a job of Civil Engineer?

Deepak Rana
Deepak Rana
Verified Career Expert
Author: Sky Beyond the Clouds
  • Kangra

The role of academics can not be neglected while looking for the job of a civil engineer. The academic performances can be extremely important in certain cases while they are not as important. The various purposes and the relevance of having good academic records have been explained below:


1. If you are a fresher and you have no prior work experience and you are looking to get the job of a civil engineer right after the graduation in this field, in that case you really need to have the right academic records in your profile. This is due to the fact that the academic records are the only criteria to evaluate you and your skills in this case. The academic records mention how sincere you were in your studies and how consistently you have performed in the field of civil engineering.

2. If you are a fresher and you do not have a bright academic record then you need to have very strong profile in terms of projects and extra curricular activities. Again they will be the important criteria in the evaluation process and the projects can be the right way to justify your average performance in the academics. The employers need to understand the reason behind your performance and you can only convince them if you can prove that you have worked on something important, like projects.

3. If you have enough work experience the academic records will not be of that importance. This is due to the fact that in this case you will have so many projects and experience letters to prove your worth as a civil engineer. For any professional the role of work experience is far more than the academics. Therefore they do not have to be much worried about the academics. Yet if you have performed really well in your academics, then you can show that in your profile. Specially the subjects that are related to the employer's field of the job that you are looking for, it will be really important in that case.

In order to post replies to the question: "Does the academic record matter while looking for a job of Civil Engineer?"

Post Reply

Latest ANSWERS

What is the scope in travel and tourism and how to make a career in it?

Hi Deepti My daughter will be graduating from B.COM Travel & Tourism this June 2018. She did her graduation from Mount Carmel College, Bangalore. .. read more

I have appeared for my 12th boards this year waiting for my result. So my option was fashion designing, degree course , but since I couldn't clear nift, I thought that Ill appear next year.Now I'm really confused as I want to do BBA too. please guide me

You are required to check your CBSE 12th Board Result then you will able to know that what should be pursued by you. To check your result, follow this .. read more

Sir, my son who is 22 years now is studying BTch CSE from GD Goenka University Gurgaon. He was supposed to clear last semester this year but however, he is still to clear some backs. I woiuld like to know the best career opportunities for him.

Hello, You can make son to prepare for the Railways Exams,The RRB has given several vacancies in the Assistant Loco Pilot and Group D. Soon more vacan .. read more

Hey, I am Subir Baidya . I am a 1st year student of JIS College of Enginnering in computer science Engineering. Sir i think now a days engg is not a good choise . So sir i decided to prepare for UPSC or WBSC exam. sir "is it a good choise ?"

Hello, You have various career options to prepare for some of the exams you can go for are as follows UPSC Exams State PSC Exams SSC CGL & SSC CHS .. read more
Most Popular

What is the procedure to join Indian Navy after class 12th

How join navy after 12 th   .. read more

what to do after polytechnic

Marketing & sales  .. read more

What are top 10 colleges for Jewellery Designing in the world?

Jewelry Designing is an art & profession of designing & creating jewelry.  Top 10 Jewelry Designing Colleges in the world :- () Arch Coll .. read more

What others lines i m eligible for after doing b.p.t except m.p.t in india and outside india

Apart from MPT, you can do the rehabilitation fellowship courses where you will get an expertise in the core components of rehabilitation. Know about .. read more
Caching Date: 4/27/2018 10:16:59 AM