Diploma in Civil Engineering programme was started in the year 1981-82 under aided scheme. Considering the rapid infrastructure development in India, an additional course of Civil Engineering has been started in the year 2014-15 as self financing stream .The department is functioning with faculty strength of around 10 and supporting staff strength of 6. The faculty members are being sponsored for higher studies, short term courses and certificate courses. They are also sponsored for technical conferences and seminars. Most of the faculties are post graduates. Some of them are Doctorates and are doing Ph.D. Most of the faculty involve themselves in various consultancy services and update themselves with new technologies. The new construction works in the campus are planned, designed and executed or managed by the Civil Engineering Department. The consultancy works such as Material Testing and Certification, Surveying and Mapping are also carried out by the department. The department extends its consultancy services to the sister concerns of the management also.
In addition to the academic works, the maintenance, repairs and renewal of all the buildings in the campus are being undertaken by our faculty. In total, the department has dynamic, efficient, experienced faculty, who work with dedication for the benefit of the students and the institute. They are taking much effort in moulding the students into efficient technical hands.
While the institution is striding towards excellence, our faculties also support the cause of it in every way. The Entrepreneurship Development Cell, Scheme of Community Development through Polytechnics, The Staff Development Cell, The Student Services Cell and at present the library are all run under the able and active guidance of our Civil Engineering faculty members. The Civil Engineering department was established with 6 laboratories. The total amount spent on equipment procurements in various stages was Rs.40.00 Lakhs. Under the World Bank project grant, equipments, worth of Rs.5.00 Lakhs were received during 1999-2000. The laboratories are being upgraded for every new scheme of syllabus and curriculum. In the Computer centre, various software’s like AutoCAD, 3D Home, SCADDS, STADD PRO, STUDDS, ARCHICAD and RC DESIGN & Detailing are installed.