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

The strength of the School is the well qualified and experienced faculty in all major domains of Civil Engineering, majority of whom have received their Master’s and Doctoral degrees from reputed universities like IITs, NITs and foreign universities. The curriculum is continuously updated through the process of BoS (Board of Studies) meetings, which comprises of experts from academia and industry. The School focuses on bridging the gaps between the academic concepts and the practical applications in real world through a series of projects like mini, minor and capstone, additionally; course projects are introduced 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 and 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 which takes up various projects in and around North-Karnataka region. The Society of Civil Engineers provide an active forum that extends beyond the curriculum. Every year, our students are recruited in many reputed construction companies like L & T, Shapoorji & Pallonji, Total Environmental etc. and in number of government organizations like PWD, irrigation etc.

Our Vision

The 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 infrastructure to enhance the quality of life for humanity in a sustainable way.

Our Mission

  1. To create an outstanding learning experience through 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 the humankind
  3. To serve as highly capable 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.