Highways and Bridges Engineering Branch



The Branch in Brief


The branch was established in the academic year 1997-1998. The goals of the branch are to graduate engineers specializing in building and construction engineering in general, and able to work in highway and bridges projects. The branch also prepares their students to deal with geotechnical problems, soil properties, foundation construction and problems. The branch also aims to upgrade the level of study in the fields of structural engineering.




Heads of Branch Since Establishment


  1. Prof. Dr. Namir K. Saeid


  1. Prof. Dr. Mohammed M. Al-Ani


  1. Assist. Prof. Dr. Mohammed Y. Fatah




Research Lines


  1. Soil stabilization and treatment and geotechnical engineering.


  1. Pile engineering and applications.


  1. Transportation engineering.


  1. Surveying engineering .


  1. Geo-physics.




Faculty Members


The total number of faculty members during the 2010 – 2011 academic year is ( 33 ), including :


4     Professors


7     Assistant Professors


10   Lecturers


12    Assistant Lecturers