Shri Shankaracharya Institute of Professional Management and Technology, Raipur

Civil Engineering

Semester Syllabus

Civil Engineering is one of the most diverse professions. Civil Engineers are needed to design and create new structures and also, for their lifelong maintenance. They have the biggest opportunity to serve the society. They have the privilege to provide a strong foundation for the overall development of the country.

Scope of Civil Engineering

The requirement of Civil Engineers is constantly on the rise owing to rapid urbanization and rural development policies of our country. There will be tremendous development in India in the coming decades which will include development of roads, railways, airports, canals, transmission lines, shipping and ports and construction of commercial complexes, residential apartments, technology parks, multilane highways, expressways, flyovers etc. .

Jobs for Civil Engineers

Indian is being reconstructed various major construction activities can be seen across the length and breadth of the country providing ample job opportunities for Civil Engineers in a variety of companies with excellent pay packages in India as well as abroad. The construction industry in India is already 10% of the GDP and the annual growth rate of 10% in last 10 years as compared to global average growth rate is 5.5% per annum.

Varied good job opportunities are available for students of civil engineering like Government jobs, PSUs PSC, UPSC, IES and other lucrative jobs. Students can also start their own star-ups and become self-employed which makes Civil Engineering branch most preferred amongst students. Civil Engineering branch also offers wide arena for advance researches in the various fields like Structural Engineering, Soil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Earthquake Resistant Designing, Transportation Engineering, Water Resources Engineering etc. which gives excellent international scope for placements.

Companies which recruit civil engineers are all cement companies like ACC, Ambuja, Lafarge etc., steel manufacturing companies such as TATA Steel, SAIL, Hira Group etc., power plants , local and national level construction companies like BSBK, L&T, DLF and other companies including private builders and contractors.

Civil Engineering at SSIPMT

Students of the department are being exposed to the latest advancements in design & construction technologies through field exposures, guest lectures, seminars and workshops

  • The students submit a complete project on planning and designing of residential building apart from their minor and major projects.
  • Department conducts regular training on industry ready softwares like Auto Cad, Revit, Staad Pro, E-tab, Mx Road and primavera.
  • Department is associated with Professional bodies like IST, QCFI and IEI to organize and host National level Workshops, Seminars, Student Conventions & Technical Competitions.
  • For the overall development of students, various co-curricular and extra-curricular activities are conducted in the department under the banner of students association.
  • Faculties are well motivated and take personal care of students and counsels as and when required. They also inform the parents /guardians about the progress of their wards.
  • Remedial classes and extra tutorial classes are conducted to take care of weaker students.
  • Personality development of students is taken care of in addition to English communication.


To be a pioneer in the field of civil engineering and contribute constructively towards regional and national development


1. To create and sustain an academic environment that will equip students with value- based engineering knowledge with broad sets of skills

2. To mold the students with the inquisitive attitude that will enable them to apply innovative, creative & ethical thinking

3. To develop competent professionals and entrepreneurs to take the responsibilities and challenges for the betterment of society.

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

    PEO 1:

    Graduates can build up technical & research skills to study civil Engineering problems and be able to effectively apply in practice & deliver innovative solutions.

    PEO 2:

    Graduates will be capable of working effectively and ethically in a professional environment for sustainable development.

    PEO 3:

    Graduates will successfully achieve jobs in government and private sector and also develop leadership skill and emerge as an entrepreneur.

PSO-Program Specific Outcomes

By the completion of Civil Engineering program the student will have the following Program Specific Outcomes

PSO1 Understanding and applying the knowledge of survey, estimation, and design concerned with civil engineering projects, to undertake supervision of construction projects &assist design consultants in the construction industry.
PSO2 Inspiring students to understand the impact of water, wastewater appropriate use of resources and waste management to take a vital part in the decision making and execution of activities related to sustainable infrastructural development.