Welcome to the Department of Civil Engineering
The Civil Engineering Department presently conducts the B.Sc. Engineering Honours degree programme specializing in Civil Engineering. Formerly, the degree programmes was conducted as B.Sc. (Defence Studies) and only catered for Officer Cadets of the Tri Services. Recently, in order to satisfy the changing industrial requirements, the course was re-designed and the curriculum was modified according to the recommendations of the Faculty Industry Consultative Board. Some new areas which have high emphasis in the modern civil engineering practice, such as Sustainable Design and Construction, Remote Sensing and Aerial Photography, GIS and Mapping, Architectural Aspects of Civil Engineering, Professional Ethics, Building Services Engineering, Bridge Engineering are added well as the Comprehensive Design Project (CDP). The Department in recent times has undergone significant expansion both in terms of human and physical resources. The student intake has also expanded by admitting the officers of the Tri-Services and day scholars both local and international.
To produce graduates equipped with Civil engineering competencies fitting into multidisciplinary setup capable of facing diverse challenges in Tri- services/ Industry/ Entrepreneurship giving due attention to social, environmental and sustainability concerns.