Civil Engineering

Profile

 

     The Department of Civil Engineering presently offers Under Graduate Programme in B.E. (Civil Engineering), Post Graduate Programmes in Environmental Engineering, Water Resources Engineering & Management and Ph.D. in Civil Engineering. The Department has strong faculties having professional affiliation in various organizations. It has produced 30 Ph.Ds in the past 15 years and more than 40 candidates are pursuing their doctoral research in areas such as Surface and Groundwater development, Operation and management of Irrigation systems, Climate change and its impacts, Application of soft computing techniques, Spatial Modeling using RS & GIS, Wastewater Treatment, Air Pollution Monitoring and Modeling and Solid Waste Management. These aspects have placed the Department as UGC-SAP-DRS (Level-I) from 2009-2014 with a financial assistance of Rs. 26 Lakhs. The Department has been recommended for UGC - SAP DRS Phase - II with a financial assistance of Rs.100 Lakhs. The Department is well equipped with Hydraulic, Environmental, Computer & Survey Laboratories. Under UGC, UGC- SAP, AICTE, and other funding agencies, the Department has received grants under major and minor projects worth about Rs.2.25 crores. The Centre for Environment, Health& Safety (CEHS), an integral part of Department of Civil Engineering, accredited by NABET carries research, consultancy and training in thrust areas of Environmental Engineering and has completed industrial consultancy works worth more than Rs. 2 crores in the last five years and currently pursuing works for about Rs 1 crore The Department has MoU /Collaborations for students Exchange programmes with University of Fukui, Japan.