The civil engineering science department is firmly engaged in scientific research supported by modern facilities and laboratories. The established research fields or Groups in the department include Structural Engineering, Civil Engineering Materials, Transportation Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, and Water Resources Engineering. The current specific areas of research focus are available at the webpages of the individual academic staff members.

Structural Engineering​

Prof. Morgan Dundu

Dr Stephen Ekolu

Construction Materials Engineering

Dr Stephen Ekolu

Eng Deon Kruger​

Mr Pierre Van Tonder

Mr Jannes Bester

Transportation and Geotechnical Engineering

Dr Felix Okonta​

Dr Harry Quainoo

Water Resources Engineering

Mrs Samantha van Staden​

Prof. Miklas Scholz