About Civil Engineering Department

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About department

The Department of civil engineering has been functioning since 2012. The department offers a full time B.E degree course in civil engineering. Apart from conducting academic programs, additional computer courses, seminars and workshops are conducted for the students as well as the faculty. A number of consultancy works are also being carried out. The department was under the affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University. The present student intake of the department is 60.The department has well experienced faculty. The students from different parts of the country are studying in the branch.

Laboratories of the department

  • Basic material testing labPurpose of this laboratory is to test construction materials like Cast iron, copper, Brass, Mild steel, HYSD Steel, Bricks, Coarse aggregates & fine Aggregates, Roofing tiles etc.
  • Surveying LaboratorySurveying is the science of map making. To start any development activity in an area the relative positions of various objects in the horizontal and vertical directions are required. This is approved by surveying the area.
    Major instruments available in our laboratory are compass, Dumpy level, Theodalite, Total station etc.
  • Geology Laboratory The laboratory portion with provide basic identification of geologic materials, map use and deformation of rock analogs. Then we will head outdoors to explore geologic and geophysical mapping techniques; and illustrate environmental, geologic and engineering topics thro ugh visits to local field sites.
  • Geo-Technical Engg. laboratory

The main aim of this laboratory is to test the strength of soil. The major instruments available in our laboratory are CBR, Direct shear, Unconfined shear, Liquid limit test apparatus etc.

  • Hydraulics and Hydraulics machine lab
  • Computer aided design lab
  • Concrete and highway materials lab
  • Environmental Engg. lab

Activities

A student association of Civil engineering department was launched on the auspicious day Sir. M Vishweshwaraya ‘s  154th birthday (15th september 2014) under the name of CIVIL WORLD. And also celebrated the ’Engineers day’, Association logo was launched on same day. Dr. D.S Prakash , Assistant Director , D.T.E Board And Mr. Sundararajan. V, Head, Technology Excellence Group had presided over the function as chief guest in the presence of Director, Principal, H.O.D’s of all the departments. The toppers of the all department were awarded as well.

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Technical fest conducted by department was the biggest milestone in the history of college making it a unique fest of about expressing the ideas of students of all the departments in engineering. Sri. A.K.Shukla, deputy director, DRDO – Ministry of Defense had presided over the function as the chief guest in the presence of Director, Principal, H.O.D. The most expressive and best model was awarded with the cash price and moment.