Introduction

History The School of Civil Engineering at CSU has experienced three milestone stages in her history of development. The Stage of the Central South Institute of Civil & Architectural Engineering (1953-1960): Dated back to 1953, during the periods of consolidating and re-organizing the universities and institutions of higher education in across the nation, the programs of Civil Engineering, Railway Construction and/or Management Engineering, and other closely-related ones at Hunan University, Wuhan University, Nanchang University, Guangxi University, Sichuan University, Yunan University and South China University of Technology were consolidated to found the Central South Institute of Civil & Architectural Engineering. The current School of Civil Engineering at Central South University is developed from the programs of Railway Construction Engineering and Bridge & Tunnel Engineering at th......