The Department of Civil Engineering is divided into sections, namely, Geotechnics, Structures, Highway, Materials, Hydrology and hydraulics, Construction and Project Management, IT, Mining, Geomatics and Water and Environmental Engineering.

The Department offers two undergraduate and two postgraduate programmes. The five-year the Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) and the Bachelor of Engineering (Construction Engineering and Management) have been offered since 1990 while the two-year (for full-time students) Master of Science in Civil Engineering and Masters in Project Management (MPM) were launched in the academic year 2005/6. In addition the Department offers the Diploma in Mining

The Department has a number of well qualified and experienced staff with a variety of expertise from the various disciplines of the built environment and mining.

In order to deliver the Programmes, the Department and in some cases as part of the Faculty (FET), have a number of modern and well equipped facilities in form of laboratories, computer rooms and studios

For its future direction the Department is guided by its strategic plan which not only shapes its future but also aligns its contribution to the Universitys strategic intent in form of the Vision and Mission. In essence the strategic plan guides the Departments activities in the key areas of teaching, research and community outreach


Staff Profile

Name Position Department
Dr Adekunle P. AdewuyI Senior Lecturer Civil Engineering
Mr. Steve Banogi Senior Technician Civil Engineering
Prof. Mahongo Dithinde Associate Professor Civil Engineering
Dr Ali Firoozi Senior Lecturer Civil Engineering
Mr. Mokwaledi Gareoitse Laboratory Assistant Civil Engineering
Dr. Nkosikhona Hlabangana Lecturer Civil Engineering
Mr. KENNEDY Olegapile JOHN Chief Technician Civil Engineering
Mrs. Onalenna Tiny Dineo Kgathi Lecturer Civil Engineering
Ms Tsholofelo Kgathi Technician Civil Engineering
Mr. Pabalelo Leburu-Ganetsang Assistant Technician Civil Engineering
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