The Department of Civil Engineering was established in the year 2002, with total intake of 60 students and is offering B.E. Civil Engineering. AICTE approved new PG program (M.E. Environmental Engineering) from the academic year of 2012-13. The department is certified for ISO 9001:2008 certification and is certified for NBA Accreditation with effect from 09.06.2017. The department is supported by well qualified faculty team in various fields of specialization like Structural Engineering, Construction Engineering and Management, Remote Sensing and GIS, Environmental Engineering and Geotechnical Engineering. Through effective teaching learning process the department has produced 30 university ranks including 2 Gold medal in PG under Anna University, Chennai. All laboratories in the department are well furnished with the state-of-art equipments like digital compression testing machine, digital torsion testing Machine, advance total station, etc., and are maintained by qualified technical persons in each laboratory. Research and Consultancy activities are undertaken in our department with the concurrence letter from District Collectorate.
The department is marching forward to achieve excellence in every field of specialization in Civil Engineering by conducting symposia seminars, guest lectures and conferences on the latest developments and arranging industrial visits and export lectures for the benefit of the students to the path of academic success in the future. Students of the department are highly enthusiastic and actively participate in various co-curricular activities. Entrepreneurship cell is effectively functioning in our institution to motivate the students to innovate new technical ideas which will help the society. All faculty and the students are active members in ISTE and some of them are members of Indian Concrete Institute. The Department of Civil Engineering has the following Vision, Mission, Program Educational Objectives and Outcomes.