Civil Engineering is considered to be the most versatile branch among all the engineering branches. It is the branch with a lot of diversity from Structural engineering to Geotechnical engineering, environmental to hydraulics, transportation to hydrology; Civil Engineering can be considered as a single largest branch among all the engineering branches.
The department is aimed at producing budding civil technocrats to face and overcome various challenges in the profession. The Department of Civil Engineering since its formation is committed to research and development in Civil Engineering.
The department offers B.Tech and M.Tech courses. The main areas of research include Geotechnical Engineering, Structural Engineering, Hydraulics Engineering, Hydrology, GIS and GPS Systems, Design of Structures, Environmental Engineering, Solid Mechanics and Transportation Engineering.