Bachelor of Civil Engineering


Inspiring our students to make the world safe, liveable and accessible with solutions of daily life

Our Civil Engineering degree offers you an exciting curriculum that incorporates theory and practice of construction and design technologies. This programme facilitates you to develop well-rounded professional and technical skills and helping you to innovate smart solutions to improve our living environment, anywhere in the world. The world is full of infrastructure, and as a civil engineer, you’ll be responsible for its design and construction. From bridges, roads and buildings to dams, pipelines, and airports, you’ll learn the skills needed to develop the systems and structures that allow our society to operate efficiently. Our Civil Engineering degree offers you an opportunity to learn and understand the principles of construction, structural design, and geotechnical engineering. This four-year course empowers the students to work in all kinds of the construction-related sector and trains them to become the leader at their work.

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Why Civil Engineering?

If you are someone who wants to make a positive and sustainable impact on people’s life, civil engineering is the one for you. It is a professional engineering discipline that deals with the design, construction, and maintenance of physical and naturally built environment, including infrastructures like roads, airports, bridges, dams and buildings, thus improving people’s life.

Civil Engineering degree at Kathford offers you lot of practical experience and opportunity to work closely on the real world problems. Besides, Civil Engineers earn hefty salary anywhere in the world. With the degree of Civil Engineering, you have a great opportunity to become an excellent Engineer or a Project Manager, and at Kathford, we help you become a better one.

Career Prospects

With a degree in Civil Engineering, you can get jobs for planning, designing, construction and maintenance of roads, bridges, tunnels, houses, offices, shopping and residential complexes, water and sanitation systems, airports, hydropower dams and other infrastructure. You can excel in engineering practice in the public and private sectors in the technical areas of environmental, geo-technical, material, construction, structural, transportation, earthquake, hydraulic, and water resources engineering.

This degree opens the doors of Construction Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Structural Engineering, Transport Engineering, Hydropower Engineering and Hydraulic Engineering for you. Our graduates are involved in many mega projects in Nepal and abroad, and many of them have established their own consultancy firms in civil engineering.

Our Students' Achievements

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Winner - Manual Akhada, CAN Infotech 2018

Our students Amrit Devkota, Shraddha Bhuju, Abiral Bhandari, Yunip Lal Shrestha from 2074 BCT/BEX Batch won Manual Akhada competition at CAN InfoTech 2018. Kathford has the record of winning many manual and automated robotics competition in past as well.

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AIM2Flourish - A collaboration with Case Western Reserve University, USA

Kathford has collaborated with Case Western Reserve University, Ohio, USA to initiate AIM2Flourish. It is a UN Global Compact-supported global learning initiative where our students discover and celebrate untold stories about business innovations in our local community.

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1st Runner-up - Paper Bridge Competition, HEx 2018

Our Civil Engineering students Hriship Bhatta, Amrit Kunwar, Bikram Sah, Laxman Shahi from BCE 073 Batch won 1st Runner-up position in the Paper Bridge Competition at HEx 2018. It is not only our students’ success but also a legacy of success for KathCESS and whole Kathford family.

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Selected for WLiT Fellowship, 2017

Ruxana and Ayushma have developed an innovative app called ‘Do It Yesari’ which got selected for the coveted WLiT Fellowship, 2017. Their app is an e-commerce platform for DIY artists to showcase and sell their products. Ruxana and Ayushma are one of the best outcomes of Kathford’s inspiring, encouraging and supportive learning environment.

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1st Runner-up, Srijana - The Innovation Software Exhibition 2018

Our BCT 2072 batch students Bibek Koirala and Ayesha Shrestha won 1st Runner-up award at ‘Srijana - The Innovation Software Exhibition 2018’ with a software on supply chain using blockchain technology that transfers resources and tracks every transaction securely.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What are the minimum requirements for admission?

You will need to pass your +2 or PCL level in Science and also pass IOE Entrance Examination conducted by Institute of Engineering, Pulchowk Campus.

Will I get scholarship if I have excellent score in IOE Entrance Exam but not so good in my +2?

We provide scholarships to 10% of the students with highest grades in IOE Entrance Exam enrolled in our college. If you are among them, you will receive the scholarship. Please check our Scholarship page for more details.

What are the documents that I need to submit for admission?

You will need to fill and submit our application form and attach following documents along with.
- IOE Entrance Exam Pass Certificate
- IOE Entrance Exam Admit Card
- A copy of your citizenship certificate
- Two passport size photo
- A copy of your SLC marksheet and +2 transcript
- A copy of your character certificate from your school and +2 college
- A copy of your provisional certificate from HSEB/NEB
- A copy of your migration certificate from HSEB/NEB

When can I fill the application form?

We accept application forms from the next day of IOE Entrance Examination Results.

How do I obtain and fill the application form?

Application form is available in our website. You can fill the form and submit online. You can also fill the form available at our college. However, you will need to submit your documents at our college admission desk.