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What type of short courses to do after BTech Civil

Date: 26 Nov 2015   Posted By: Bobby Saini     Group: Education    Category: Professional Courses   

I am pursuing B Tech Civil, final year from Noida Internationl University. What type of short time courses should I do for making a good career in India or abroad? What professional courses can I opt for to get a boost in my career? Awaiting advice from experts.

Searching for courses to do in Civil along with BTech to get a boost in career? On this page, experts will respond to your query.

Author: Paresh Gujarati    28 Nov 2015      Member Level: Gold     Points : 1  (Rs 1)    Voting Score: 0

You can do piping design course which might take 6 months to 12 months based on the course content. Currently Piping design is in boom. Those engineer having piping course certificate are in demand this day in process industry.

Eligibility: BE Mechanical Or BE Civil

Author: Sadanandam N    28 Nov 2015      Member Level: Gold     Points : 3  (Rs 3)    Voting Score: 0

It is seen that civil engineers generally involve either in site work or design work or combination of both. For making a good career in India or Abroad, you should have sound basic knowledge about construction engineering and skills in cost estimation and valuation of projects.

Apart from these, you should be familiar with handling of software like Revit, AutoCAD,, etc. Revit software deals with building design and modelling. AutoCAD software also deals with creation of 3D designing of buildings, analysing and optimizng the design. Staad.Pro software is a analysis and design software used in structural engineering.

So you can join any one or two short term courses mentioned above for the development of the skills needed in civil engineering field for making a good career.

Author: [Anonymous]    28 Nov 2015      Member Level: Diamond     Points : 4  (Rs 4)    Voting Score: 0

B.Tech in civil engineering is itself a professional course and has included all the important topics in the syllabus.
If you want to have sub specialization in any of the topic which is in demand, you can do that.

Such topics mat include topics related to designing- road designing, bridge designing, etc.
You can also do short term courses for some software which are useful in civil engineering like AutoCAD, Staad Pro, etc.

If you do not have sound knowledge of computers, please consider that as yiur priority because computer is the must required thing in the field of engineering.

Lastly, if you want to go abroad for job, yiu have to work on your language profiency. It is very important criteria for foreign countries while selecting candidate for job.
There are many coaching institutes focused on such preparations.

Author: hemant    19 Dec 2015      Member Level: Silver     Points : 6  (Rs 4)    Voting Score: 0

Sir if you have completed your degree in civil engineering than you already completed a professional course, if you still want to go for some additional courses you can choose according to your choice and most important as per your interest.
If you want a job in designing you can go for STAD and SAP for short time courses you have the option of Auto Cad , Civil 3D, And architectural software.
You have a good option of diploma and short term course in Vastushashtra as it is very sought factor in Resume
Little off field but still very great choice can be safety management and labor management related courses available in open as well as various other institutes.
If you have interest in planning and management there are various courses in in this field in both masters , graduation and diploma level
Also certification courses are available in institute like nicmarc offers masters in construction management that gives your chances of selection in top construction company a boost
now a days GIS, GPS and Navigation are having lots of scope you can go for that in Autodesk sponsored coaching institutes.
Best of luck!

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