Shatakshi Saxena

To be a successful Civil engineer what kind of work values do I need to have?

How can i performe well

by Shatakshi Saxena
1 answer
| Share :

1 answer

RE: To be a successful Civil engineer what kind of work values do I need to have?

Preeti Taneja
Preeti Taneja
Verified Career Expert
Head Guidance & Counselling at Confidential
  • Chandigarh
Civil engineering is a reputable and well known sector of engineering which is relating to the sector of creating pattern and structure for the development of building ,together with repairing and maintenance of the bodily as well as organically constructed atmosphere. The construction, mending, maintenance and development work comes under this part as constructing streets, highways, canals, making bridges, railways, airports, harbours, dams and houses, buildings etc. All these types of public work are executed by the civil engineer. Civil engineers generate , improve and preserve the environment in which we survive. Generally civil engineers get chance to work with any private organization or municipalities , they get these kind of public works on the basis of contracts. The scope of civil engineering is quite vast as it includes some valuable sub categories as Geo technical engineering, structural engineering, transportation engineering, water resource engineering , environmental engineering, earth quake engineering , urban planning etc. In the past few years the scope of civil engineering has grown to include several new areas of study i.e project management , life cycle design, real time monitoring, rehabilitation, smart systems, space structures, remote sensing and geographical information system, design using software, bus rapid transit system, metro rail , mega city development, malls etc. There is unlimited scope to this discipline at national as well as international level as everyday there is growing demand for housing, amenities and infrastructure. In India major projects like river interlinking projects etc are coming up. In future the civil engineers will be required to deal with major problems like water scarcity, environmental pollution, solid waste management , traffic management etc. Looking at the opportunities emerging for civil engineers , it is expected that a good civil engineer should have excellent maths, science and IT skills. He must have the ability to explain design\ ideas and plans clearly. He must have the ability to analyse large amounts of data and assess solutions. He must be confident and have good decision making ability. He should have good physical stamina as he is expected to be onsite for most of the time . He must have the ability to work within budgets and to deadlines and possess full knowledge of relevant legal regulations.

In order to post replies to the question: "To be a successful Civil engineer what kind of work values do I need to have?"

Post Reply


What are the career opportunities for students clearing IAS with low ranks?

Hello Wasim, It will be a great achievement for anyone to clear the IAS exam, even if with a lower rank. One gets an opportunity to serve the nat .. read more


Hello Rahul,  IAS, stands for Indian Administrative Service. One of the most prestigious profile in governnent sector.  IAS falls under the .. read more

Optional subjects in IAS Exam

Dear aspirant, You have a good number of choices regarding your Optional Subject. From Humanities to Engineering and Medical sciences, all sorts of op .. read more

Opportunities for girls after graduation in UPSC?

Hello Ekta, Do you mean the IAS Civil Services Exam by the term UPSC? Because the UPSC conducts many such exams and IAS CSE is one among such. You ind .. read more
Most Popular

Sir main Pmt ke liye preparation kar raha mujhe last revesion kaise karna chahiye?

<a href=; DU LLB 2017</a> <a href=> Punjab BA LLB Exam 2017</a> <a href=http://www.e .. read more

What are the main work and responsibilities of a Human Resource Manager?

Human Resource Manager is responsible  for looking after the entire spectrum of HR activities including manpower planning, recruitment , training .. read more

I am a commerce graduate and confused between various options like cfa, mba, and job. What should I choose?

M.Com should be on last priority. The best option would be to continue with EY, and prepare for CAT simultaneously. The work ex will help you in getti .. read more

What to do after professional ?? confused betwen mba .. nd civil services

Hi, Suprit The following link gives you details of the syllabus for the Civil Services exam. . You will know how to go about preparing for the same ye .. read more