About DCE

The department of Civil Engineering is the oldest and largest department of the Pulchowk Campus. In view of the ever increasing responsibility of civil engineers in relation with the research needs and technological development, in view of the changing need of society, and supported by the long experience of the institute in conducting undergraduate programs, the institute plans to embark on higher level of engineering education. Under the plan of new expansion in engineering education, the institute, in collaboration with Norwegian University Of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim, Norway, has drawn up Master Level Programs in various fields of engineering. In this context, department of Civil engineering of the Pulchowk campus, have started offering the following programs.

Programs offered

  • Undergraduate (B.E.) in Civil engineering – Established in 1978 AD
  • Graduate (M.Sc. and PhD) in the following engineering
    • Structural Engineering, 1996
    • Environmental Engineering, 1996
    • Water resources Engineering, 1999
    • Geo-technical Engineering, 2002
    • Transportation Engineering, 2010
    • Disaster Risk Management, 2011
    • Construction Management, 2012
    • Hydro-power Engineering, 2018