Department of Civil Engineering

Department Overview

The Department of Civil Engineering was started in 2011. In the first year of its undergraduate program, the student intake was 60, and it has since been increased to 120, effective for the academic years 2013-14 and onwards. The postgraduate programme in Transportation Engineering will commence in the coming academic year 2014-15.

Civil Engineering is one of the most versatile and diverse fields of engineering that encompasses the areas of geotechnical sciences, surveying, planning, structural design, environmental engineering, hydraulics, transportation engineering, hydrology, construction technology and more. It is one of the oldest disciplines of engineering that deals with design and construction.

The Department of Civil Engineering is committed to research and development. The department strives to give budding civil technocrats exposure to the challenges of this profession and give them the tools to build the future of our nation.

Accreditation, Approvals and Recognition:
The Department of Civil Engineering is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), and is permanently affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belgaum in Karnataka.



To become a preferred centre for excellence in the broad field of civil engineering, producing competent professionals with essential attributes to serve the nation and society.



M1: Develop sufficient laboratory facilities capable of providing hands­-on experience in diverse fields of civil engineering.

M2: Create a teaching staff resource which is a good mix of people with industrial, academic and research & development background.

M3: Develop mutually beneficial collaborations with reputed institutions, industries and research & development laboratories.

M4: Develop partnerships with government organisations & NGOs to serve the cause of the technological solutions for the betterment of society.



Programme Education Objectives (PEOs)

PEO1: Graduates will have knowledge and skills to perform diverse on-site and off-site tasks in the construction industry.

PEO2: Graduates will be able to engage and lead a heterogeneous workforce consisting of illiterate, unskilled, semi-skilled and skilled human resource.

PEO3: Graduates will be able to pursue higher studies leading to various specialisations in the field of civil engineering and construction management.

PEO4: Graduates will have the confidence and ability to venture as entrepreneurs in the field of civil engineering.




Undergraduate Program

B.E. | Civil Engineering

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Department Infrastructure


Hydraulics & Hydralulic Machinery Lab


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