WHAT IS BCESSO?
Building and Civil Engineering Student Society Organisation (BCESSO) is a recognised student chapter of the South African Institute of Civil Engineering (SAICE) with the following functions:
- Representation of all Civil Engineering students in the department, faculty and the university;
- Engage the students with SAICE regional and national office activities;
- Foster unity and collaboration in pursuit of excellence in academic matters;
- Provide student driven solutions to challenges faced in and out of the classroom;
- Provide industry related information for engaging in the world of Civil Engineering;
- Provide mentorship through peer-to-peer assistance and industry experts; and
- Organise student activities to give Civil Engineering students a full experience of learning and recreation.
WHY JOIN BCESSO?
Benefits of SAICE Membership:
- Professional development through civil Engineering talks, webinars, seminars, workshops
- Site visits
- Community outreach
- Discount on SAICE bookstore
- Informative monthly Magazine and Journal
- Representation for civil engineers
- Mentorship programs for professional registration
- ECSA fee reduction