This Department was the first to be founded in 1947 and it has the distinction of being the first in the entire region of North Karnataka. Apart from its pioneering achievements, the alumni of the Civil Engineering Department have been successful professionals who have carved a niche for themselves, throughout the world. In addition to a distinguished faculty, the Department has well-equipped laboratories and other support infrastructure that is constantly upgraded to adapt to the changing technologies. Our school’s most valued asset are the experienced faculty with qualifications from IITs, NITs and foreign universities. The school has a reputed and fully equipped consultancy cell which takes up various projects in and around North-Karnataka region.
An array of sophisticated facilities in various areas such as – ETABS, SAP 2000, AutoCAD, Primavera P6, surveying, FEA, GIS, Pavement Research, Environmental Engineering and Geotechnical Engineering ensure that students derive benefits from using them. Constant appraisal and feedback combined with a system of counselling, monitors the progress of each student. The Society of Civil Engineers provide an active forum that extends beyond the curriculum.