Civil engineering, one of the oldest branches of engineering, can be regarded as the science that guides the harnessing of various natural resourses for the benefit of mankind. Visible signs of economic development of a nation, depends greatly on infrastructures such as buildings, transportation infrastructure, water supply and sewage systems, irrigation structures and multipurpose projects and are planned, designed, executed and maintained by civil engineers. They confront many challenge of modern urban life including traffic congestion, pollution, drinking water and energy needs. As the technological revolution expands, as the worlds population increases, and as environmental concerns mount, civil engineering skills will be needed greatly throughout the world. Whatever area you choose, be it design, planning, teaching or management, civil engineering offers you a wide range of carrer choices. And there is no limit to the personal satisfaction you will feel from helping to make our world a better place to live.