The department of civil technology was established at Dhaka Polytechnic Institute  in 1955 , This department offered  4 Years Diploma-in-Engineering program under The Bangladesh Technical Education Board after 10 Years Schooling . The department Currently has roughly 25 faculty members . 10 Technical & support staff and 1650 members of students 480 students per Year 240 for 1st shift 240 for 2nd shift. In our admission criteria, There are 20% Seats reserved for female student, 15% Seats reserved for vocational and 5% for disable students.

After completion the Diploma-in-Engineering program, Students can go to job market or higher Education. For higher Education they can admitted  in Dhaka University of  Engineering and Technology ( DUET ).Gazipur or any other private or public University in home or aboard for Bachelor of civil Engineering  Technology . A Diploma civil graduate position as a Sub-assistant Engineer.

The major job fields of a Civil Diploma Graduate are a Sub-assistant Engineer in Roads and high ways , public works Department , Water development board , Bangladesh inland water transport  authority.  power grid company of Bangladesh. Education Engineering Department, All city corporation, Local government Engineering Depertment, Survey of Bangladesh, PublicHealht, WASA ,BPDB,RAJUK and other Department.