The School of Civil and Environmental Engineering offers an undergraduate program in Civil Engineering. The program covers all essential domains of Civil Engineering like Construction Engineering and Management, Structures, Transportation Engineering, and Environmental Engineering domains to create and nurture technically proficient civil engineers ready to take on real-world problems. The program also offers post-graduation in Structural Engineering and Doctorate degrees.

The program has well-qualified and experienced faculty in all major domains of Civil Engineering, the majority of whom have received their Master’s and Doctoral degrees from reputed universities like IITs, NITs, and foreign universities. The curriculum is updated continuously through BoS (Board of Studies) meetings, which comprises experts from academia and industry. The School focuses on bridging the gaps between the academic concepts and the practical applications in the real world through a series of projects like mini, minor, and capstone; additionally, course projects introduced are in the required courses. The School has state-of-the-art equipment in all the laboratories to be in harmony with the industry requirement.

Research groups in the School are working on emerging fields in Civil Engineering like new-age concrete, dynamics, earthquake engineering, and geo-environmental engineering. Students are given opportunities in research as part of REU (Research Experience for Undergraduates) in these research groups.

The School has a reputed and fully equipped consultancy cell that takes up various projects in and around the North Karnataka region. The Society of Civil Engineers provides an active forum that extends beyond the curriculum. Every year, our students recruited are in many reputed construction companies like L & T, Shapoorji & Pallonji, Total Environmental, and the rest and several government organizations like PWD, irrigation, so on and so forth.

Our Vision

KLE Tech School of Civil Engineering will excel and lead in education, research, and innovation, contributing to the advancement of design, construction, and maintenance of natural environment to enhance the quality of life for humanity in a sustainable way.

Our Mission

  1. To create an outstanding learning experience through a rigorous curriculum of theory and practice that develops students’ technical and professional skills to succeed in a wide range of careers.
  2. To Continually advance research through a culture of discovery, creativity, and innovation to benefit humankind.
  3. To serve as competent resources to society, the profession through professional organizations, consultancy, and continuing education.

Our Core Values

Student's Life

During their stay at campus students are molded for their overall development to face the challenges of demanding profession.


School of Civil and Environmental engineering is one of the oldest department equipped with state of the art laboratories to conduct various experimental tests and research.


School has strongest alumni network. All the professors have vast experience in consulting industrial projects also.


School offers consultancy services to various departments of state government, central government, and private bodies.