The Department of Civil Engineering was established in the year 1986.The Vision of the Department is- Building Competent Civil Engineers with a Societal Perspective. We offers UG Degree in Civil Engineering with an intake of 120 students and PG in TWO Disciplines. –
The Faculty is the main Strength of the Department. We have 25 faculty members and eight supporting staff members. The average experience of the faculty in the department is 13 years. The department has eight physical laboratories viz.,
All laboratories are equipped with state-of-the-art equipment to suit the needs of academia and industry.
The main aim of the department is to equip the students with the knowledge and expertise them to grow professionally and contribute significantly to the society. While working towards achieving it, the department has established membership with professional bodies, such as
The Department has established a good relationship with core Civil Engineering Industries. Department is coordinating with more than 25 companies which are offering internship and placement opportunities to the students. The department is maintaining good rapport with surrounding industries and governmental agencies to support the students in carrying their summer internship for one month duration. The students are prepared with multi-dimensional skill sets covering all the required graduate attributes. More focus is given on practical learning, projects, and research. The department is arranging guest lecturers from industry personnel, industrial visits and tours every year to fill the gap between academia and industry. . The department is also conducting workshops and conferences at regular intervals in the latest and innovative areas of civil engineering. Students are encouraged to participate in Inter Institute events, Certification Courses – NPTEL, Coursers. The department has ACCE, ICI and IGBC Student chapters and many events are being organized in association with these chapters.
The Department is well known because of our multi-talented alumni. Several former UG and PG students of this department are in various topmost prestigious positions globally in different sectors like academia, research organization, industry, government bureaucrats etc. The Department disseminates the knowledge gained from its quality research through training programs and interactions with renowned personalities through
The department is also involved in providing consultancy services in the areas of
As a result of Active participation of the Department as explained above
The accomplishments of the Department are highlighted as follows:
Dr.G Narayana ,Professor & Head, Department of Civil Engineering Graduated from UVCE, Bangalore University in 1994,Obtained Masters in Construction Technology from UVCE, Bangalore University in 1998, and obtained his PhD from UVCE ,Bangalore University in 2012 in the area of Soil–Structure Interaction. He has authored/coauthored more than 150 publications in journals and conferences at national and international level mainly in the area of Structures and concrete technology. He has awards and distinction to his credit by professional bodies which include Best Student Chapter awards by Indian Concrete Institute(ICI)-Bangalore and Golden Jubilee Best Student Award (Alumni) by SRRVM, Bangalore -2019 and best teacher award by Rotary 3190. Dr. G Narayana has served as member of BOE, BOS, LIC, and Doctoral Committee for VTU and other Universities. He has chaired technical sessions in many national and international conferences. He served as advisory and technical committee member for several National and International conferences.