Philosophy of Civil Engineering
In addition to the philosophy and objectives of the university with a vision to become a centre of academic excellence through teaching and research activities responsible to communal and globalized human needs, the purpose of B.Eng. (Civil Engineering) degree programme is to produce competent Professional Civil Engineers by familiarizing students with the basic theoretical and practical tools and techniques required for excellent performance in their future engineering practice.
The vision of the department is to become one of the best Civil Engineering Departments in any Nigerian University with national and international acclaim. A department where the advancement of engineering and technology is continuously dynamic. Its graduate will become very capable and environmental-friendly engineers who would be very relevant in the public and private sectors of the economy and rapid industrialization and development of Nigeria.
The departmental mission is to develop into a national resource that will continue to support the development of Nigeria, its economic diversification to make it responsive to the needs of government, industry and society.