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Civil Engineering

BSc (Hons) in Engineering in Civil Engineering
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DURATION 4 Year(s)
LANGUAGE English
LOCATION Residential Campus
Intake March & September
Mode Of Study Full-time
Format In-person

Civil Engineering

The Bachelor of Science in Engineering in Civil Engineering is a four-year full-time degree programme awarded by the SLTC Research University. The programme has been approved by the University Grants Commission of Sri Lanka (UGC) and accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education.

Additionally, the curriculum of the degree has been prepared according to “Outcome Based Education (OBE)” principles considering the IESL (Institute of Engineers, Sri Lanka) guidelines.
The curriculum addresses the complete spectrum of Civil Engineering studies which includes areas such as Structural, Geotechnical, Hydraulics, Environmental and Transportation Engineering. The subjects have been carefully aligned to enable every undergraduate to be moulded into an “industry-ready” Civil Engineer upon graduation. The teaching unit is equipped with an eminent faculty carrying years of academic and industry experience, along with state-of-the-art laboratories and research facilities, in addition to the latest tools and software that is vital for a holistic engineering education.

All undergraduates who successfully complete the sixth semester are placed in industrial training with renowned organisations in the industry.

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this programme

IS FOR INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE…

Naturally skilled managers with a passion for project management and similar tasks

Excited about creating and building things

Great at problem-solving and working under pressure

LOOKING FOR…

A globally recognized undergraduate degree

An innovative learning processes

Access to groundbreaking research programmes

TO BECOME

Recognized professionals in the field of Civil Engineering

Lead infrastructure projects of varying scales

Consult and provide civil engineering expertise to government agencies, corporations and businesses

Eligibility Criteria

General intake

Two (2) Credit passes (”C”) and one (01) Simple pass (”S”) for Combined Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry in one and the same sitting at the GCE (Advanced Level) Examination conducted by the Department of Examinations of Sri Lanka or equivalent qualification.

RECOGNITION

RECOGNISED BY THE UGC

This degree has been recognised by the University Grants Commission (UGC)

UGC

IN LINE WITH THE WASHINGTON ACCORD

The curriculum of this degree programme is in line with the Washington Accord

WASHINGTON ACCORD

MEMBER OF ACU

SLTC Research University is a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities

ACU

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PROGRAMME CURRICULUM

The Civil Engineering degree program at SLTC is a four-year undergraduate program that covers a broad range of topics in the fields of civil engineering.

The curriculum includes courses in Computer Aided Visualization, Materials Science, Structural Analysis, Finite Element Methods and Advanced Geotechnical Engineering.

In addition to the below listed modules, the Winning Edge Undergraduate Skill Development Programme of SLTC is offered to the students with the objective of producing multitalented professionals equipped with the necessary skills and competencies on the four skills of communication:
Writing, Speaking, Reading and Listening, in English medium.

The modules are conducted in four levels:
Bronze, Silver, Gold, Platinum based on the competency level of the students. Completion of this full programme is a mandatory graduation requirement.

Year 1

Semester 1
IBI 1301 General Biology
ICH 1301 General Chemistry
EME1201 Engineering Mechanics
EEE1300 Fundamentals of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
PMA1302 Mathematics II
ICO1301 Programming Fundamentals with Python
ECE1300 Computer Aided Visualization

Semester 2
ECE1201 Building Construction Materials
PMA2204 Differential Equations
ECE1302 Fluid Mechanics (I)
EMN1300 Introduction to Principles of Management
PMA2203 Linear Algebra
EME1203 Materials Science
ECE1203 Soil Mechanics & Geology (I)
EME1305 Strength of Materials

Year 2

Semester 1
SMA2204 Advanced Calculus-Multi variable integration
ICM1300 Effective Communication
ECE2300 Engineering Hydrology
EMN3300 Introduction to Principles of Economics
SMA2206 Probability and Statistics
ECE2301 Structural Analysis

Semester 2
ECE2202 Concrete Technology
ECE2203 Construction Management
ECE2304 Engineering Surveying
ECE2305 Environmental Engineering
ECE2306 Fluid Mechanics (II)
SMA2205 Numerical Methods
ECE2207 Soil Mechanics & Geology (II)
ECE2208 Transportation Engineering

Year 3

Semester 1
ECE3300 Advance Structural Analysis
ECE3201 Construction Technology
ECE3302 Finite Element Methods
ESC3200 Green and Sustainable Technologies
ECE3304 Highway Engineering Design
IHM1301 Human Behavior and Ethics
ECE3305 Project Management

Semester 2
ECE3306 Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures
ECE3307 Design of Steel Structures
ECE3308 Geotechnical Engineering Design
ECE3309 Hydraulic Engineering Design
EMN3101 Industrial Law
ECE3310 Water & Wastewater Engineering Design
ECE3211 Surveying Camp

Year 4

Semester 1
ECE4400 Comprehensive Design Project
EHM4200 Engineering Ethics and Public Policy
ECE4601 Final Year Project
EEE4601 Industrial Training
Program Specific Technical Elective-I
ECE4202 Building Services Engineering
ECE4203 Coastal Engineering & Management
ECE4204 Design of Advanced Concrete Structures
ECE4205 Design of Timber and Masonry Structures
ECE4206 Foundation Engineering
ECE4207 Geo-Environmental Engineering
ECE4208 Rural Water Supply & Sanitation
Complementary Electives
ECE4111 Introduction to Digital Arts
ECE4109 Introduction to Music Composition
ECE4110 Meditation & Yoga

Semester 2
ECS3300 Artificial Intelligence and Computer Vision
ECE4400 Comprehensive Design Project
ECE4601 Final Year Project
SHM4201 Sociology and Ethics for a Technological Society
Program Specific Technical Elective-II
ECE4212 Advanced Geotechnical Engineering
ECE4213 Computer Analysis of Structures
ECE4214 Dynamic Analysis of Structures
ECE4215 Environmental Engineering Design
ECE4216 Traffic Engineering & Design
Program Specific Technical Elective-III
ECE4217 Bridge Engineering
ECE4218 Computational Geotechnics
ECE4219 Design of Multi-storey Buildings
ECE4220 Highway Construction & Maintenance
ECE4221 Irrigation Engineering
Program Specific Technical Elective-IV
ECE4222 Building Information Modelling (BIM)
ECE4223 Disaster Risk Management & Mitigation
ECE4224 Forensic Engineering
ECE4225 Open Channel Hydraulics
ECE4226 Remote Sensing & GIS

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Academic panel

Rajeev Mallawaarachchi
Dr. Rajeev Mallawaarachchi Dean - Faculty of Engineering
Chamod Hettiarachchi
Dr. Chamod Hettiarachchi Department Head of Civil & Infrastructure
Madhawa Premasiri
Mr. Madhawa Premasiri Lecturer
Ireshani Hasinthara
Ms. Ireshani Hasinthara Teaching Assistant
Gayan Fernando
Mr. Gayan Fernando Lecturer
Shalani Rajapaksha
Ms. Shalani Rajapaksha Teaching Assistant
Thilini Rajapaksha
Ms. Thilini Rajapaksha Department Head

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Payment and Refund Policy

1 . Refunds – Registration Fee/ Down Payment/ Semester Payments

1.1. Students are refunded their registration fee/Down Payment in the following circumstances and all the refunds are facilitated only within a year.

a. At least two (2) Credit passes (C) and one Simple pass (S) for Combined Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry in one and the same sitting at the GCE Advanced Level Examination conducted by the Department of Examinations of Sri Lanka or equivalent qualification.

b. If a paid student is selected to follow the degree under the MOHE loan scheme within the first semester

c. A qualified Doctor’s recommendation is given to the student, that the student is unable to participate in academic activities due to mental or physical conditions.

1.2. University Semester fees are refunded only when a student fails the GCE Advanced Level examination. In all other cases, students must pay the semester fee.

1.3. If a student gets selected to MOHE after the 1st Semester completion, the university will not refund the paid amount but will allow them to continue the degree as MOHE students.

2 . Invoicing

2.1. Invoices are raised based on the time of registration, prevailing discount schemes, and timing of the payment scheme selected by the student. Further, all invoices must be settled within the specified period mentioned on the invoice.

3 . Penalties

3.1. Management may charge penalty charges based on the late payment dates and the penalty rates will be changed based on the discretion of the management.

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Account No: 204-1001-00008426

NDB Bank

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Account No: 101000613388

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Account No: 0670-13076403001

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Your future path

The Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Civil Engineering at SLTC Sri Lanka provides a comprehensive and rigorous education in the field of civil engineering. This program is designed to equip students with a solid foundation in engineering principles, theories, and practical applications necessary for success in the industry.

Students will delve into various aspects of civil engineering, including structural analysis and design, construction management, transportation engineering, environmental engineering, geotechnical engineering, and more. The curriculum integrates both theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience through practical projects, laboratory work, and industry-relevant case studies.

The program is led by experienced faculty members and industry professionals, ensuring students receive up-to-date knowledge and insights into the latest advancements and trends in civil engineering. Additionally, students may have opportunities for internships, allowing them to gain real-world experience and establish connections within the industry.

Upon completion of the degree, graduates will be well-prepared to pursue careers in diverse sectors such as construction, infrastructure development, environmental consulting, urban planning, and government agencies, among others. They will possess the skills and expertise needed to tackle complex engineering challenges, contribute to sustainable development, and make a meaningful impact in the field of civil engineering.

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