This post contains what Civil Engineering is about, admission requirement to study Civil Engineering in Nigeria Universities, places one can work with a degree in Civil Engineering.

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All JAMB and WAEC candidates who are interested in studying or having a career in Civil Engineering are hereby informed that JAMB and WAEC subject combination for Civil Engineering for 2019/2020 academic session has been released.

What is Civil Engineering about?

Civil Engineering is a professional engineering discipline that deals with the design, construction, and maintenance of the physical and naturally built environment, including works such as roads, bridges, canals, dams, airports, sewerage systems, pipelines, and railways.  Civil engineering is traditionally broken into a number of sub-disciplines. It is considered the second-oldest engineering discipline after military engineering, and it is defined to distinguish non-military engineering from military engineering. Civil engineering takes place in the public sector from municipal through to national governments, and in the private sector from individual homeowners through to international companies.

Places Where One can work with a Degree in Civil Engineering?

The roads that are being constructed, the bridges that are being built and so on are being done by Civil Engineers.

Below contains some other places one can start a career with a degree in Civil Engineering and they are as follows:

  • Building control surveyor
  • Building services engineer
  • Engineering geologist
  • Quantity surveyor
  • Site engineer
  • Structural engineer
  • Water engineer

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JAMB UTME Subject Combination For Civil Engineering?

For you to be on a safe side it is better if you aim for a score of 180 – 200 and above in JAMB UTME because anything short of that may deny you of Admission/Post UTME. Of course, if you have a score below 180, you can consider College of Education or Polytechnic.

JAMB UTME subject combination (subject to write in jamb) for Civil Engineering are

  1. Use of English
  2. Mathematics
  3. Chemistry
  4. Physics

O level/WAEC Subject Combination For Civil Engineering?

The subjects needed to study Civil Engineering in WAEC must contain five (5) credit. This subject combination is also applicable to NECO AND GCE… The O level requirement that is the compulsory WAEC subject combination for Civil Engineering must include:

  1. Physics
  2. Chemistry
  3. Mathematics
  4. English Language
  5. Any other Science subject
  6. A trade subject

List of Nigeria Universities Offering Civil Engineering.

Below contains various Universities in Nigeria that one can study Civil Engineering and they are as follows;

  1. Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
  2. Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti – Ekiti State
  3. Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
  4. University of Abuja, Gwagwalada
  5. Akwa Ibom State University of Technology, Uyo
  6. Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Uli
  7. Adeleke University Ede (AUE)
  8. Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO) with options in: (i) Structural Engr. Tech. (ii) Public Health Engineering Technology. (iii) Transportation/Highway Engineering Technology (iv) Water Resources and Engineering Technology (v) Marine Engineering Technology
  9. Bauchi State University, Gadau
  10. Bayero University, Kano
  11. University of Benin (UNIBEN)
  12. Covenant University Ota
  13. Cross River State University of Science &Technology, Calabar (CRUTECH)
  14. Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin
  15. Ekiti State University
  16. Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu (ESUT)
  17. Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State
  18. Federal University of Technology, Akure
  19. Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB)
  20. Gregory University, Uturu
  21. University of Ibadan (UI)
  22. Igbinedion University Okada
  23. University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)
  24. Imo State University, Owerri (IMSU)
  25. University of Jos (UNIJOS)
  26. Kano University of Science & Technology, Wudil (KUST)
  27. Kwara State University, Ilorin (KWASU)
  28. University of Lagos (UNILAG)
  29. Landmark University, Omu-Aran
  30. Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso (LAUTECH)
  31. Madonna University, Okija
  32. University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID)
  33. University of Agriculture, Makurdi
  34. Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola (MAUTY)
  35. Federal University of Technology, Minna
  36. Nigerian Defence Academy Kaduna (NDA)
  37. Niger Delta University Yenagoa (NDU)
  38. Nile University of Nigeria, Abuja
  39. Obafemi Awolowo University,Ile-Ife (OAU)
  40. Ondo State University of Science and Technology Okitipupa (OSUSTECH)
  41. University of Port-Harcourt (UNIPORT)
  42. River State University of Science and Technology (RSUST)
  43. Michael Okpara University of Agricultural Umudike
  44. Osun State University Osogbo (UNIOSUN)
  45. Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka (UNIZIK)
  46. University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN)
  47. University of Uyo.

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Michael Etu

Michael Etu

1 COMMENT

  1. can I go for civil engineering with this results
    maths: b3
    eng: c6
    phy: c6
    chemistry: c5
    biology: f9
    geography: e8
    civic education: c5
    data processing: c5

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