The revised Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering is a professional degree programme, designed for registration at level 8 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) and level 6 on the European Qualification Framework for Lifelong Learning (EQFLLL). This programme builds to a level of conceptual sophistication, specialised knowledge and intellectual autonomy in accordance with requirements at NQF level 8 / EQF level 6.
Students will be equipped with cognitive and intellectual skills, key transferable skills, and professional/technical/practical skills that would enable them to plan, design, construct, and maintain the physical and naturally built environment, including works such as bridges, roads, canals, dams, and buildings.
In addition to meeting NUST’s General Admission Requirements as spelt out in the general rules, candidates must have at least 37 points on the Engineering Evaluation Scale, with a minimum 3 symbol in Mathematics, Physical Science and English at Grade 12/ NSSC Higher Level. Only symbols on NSSC Higher Level will be considered for Mathematics, Physical Science and English.