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About the department

The Department of Civil Engineering was established since the inception of the college in 1957 and has grown into a full fledged department with specializations in all the major areas of Civil Engineering. The department works on the theme area of “Eco Friendly Structures”. The department has taken up various sponsored research programmes apart from regular teachings and the research activities, namely TNSCST, TNPCB, ,MHRD, PWD ,SERC, UGC, DST, AICTE & DHAN foundation. It has created collaboration with industries to work for the various tasks given by Govt., semi-govt. and other private organizations. The department offers programmes at undergraduate, graduate and doctorate levels.

The vision of the department is to establish process of learning to meet the global standards for sustainable built environment. Many of our alumni hold prestigious positions in leading academic institutions, industries and government organizations in all over the world. Civil Engineering Department has won AICTE-CII Best Industry linked institution award in 2015-2016.


To establish process of learning to meet the global standards for sustainable built environment


We are committed to:

  • Provide quality education through innovation in teaching and learning practices meeting the global standards
  • Encourage faculty and students to carry out socially relevant and forward looking research
  • Offer consultancy services using state of the art facilities fulfilling the needs of the industry and society
  • Enable our students, faculty and staff to play leadership roles for the betterment of the society in a sustainable manner