The Department of Building and Construction Engineering was recently founded in the academic year 2013/2014 at Dijlah University College, in Baghdad.
The department awards the Bachelor degree after four years of study in building and construction engineering, construction engineering branch. The degree is recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, where the department was established according to the ministerial decree no. GH1979 dated on 1/6/2014. The department accepts secondary school graduates of both scientific and literature branches, as well as graduates of technical institutions.
The department includes classrooms, scientific laboratories, engineering drawing hall, and mechanical workshops, all equipped with modern instruments including data projectors, lab samples, and various lab tools that assist in implementing the academic plan and training the students to be qualified engineers coping with the needs and future trends of the job market. Not to mention the continuous efforts in developing the department’s capabilities in cooperation with the Deanship. The department actively participates in the different scientific, cultural, and sport activities of the college.