The department was established in the academic year 2009. The members of the faculty include experienced and other dynamic young staffs. A degree in Civil Engineering gives an opportunity to work in diverse establishment like Surveying, Construction areas, highway department,railway, environment, infrastructure also in the exciting field of GIS. The latest version of LAB View, Total Station, and Strength of material Lab, CADD Lab, Concrete & Highway LAB are available. The department is equipped with all modern instruments and teaching aids to enable the students to master the basics in addition to other basic labs in Civil Engineering.
The department association “RACE” is providing an opportunity to the members &other college students to participate International level seminars and develop their presentation skills. It also made a wide platform for young talents to exhibit their various skills such as software coding, ad sap, general knowledge, intellectual games etc. It organizes various guest lectures and workshops by experts from industries.
The dept has the following laboratories
Strength of materials lab
Concrete and highway Engg lab
Hydraulic engg lab
Soil mechanics lab
Engg practices lab
NATIONAL LEVEL CONFERENCE
We conducted the IETE and ISTE sponsored Fourth National Conference on Research Advances in Communication, Computation, Electrical Sciences and Structures on 25thMarch 2017. It was conducted by all the departments of Civil, EEE, ECE, CSE&IT and S&H. We received nearly 50 papers from various colleges & nearly 15 papers were presented.Latest and advanced topics in Civil Engineering were discussed and enriched the students with knowledge.
The dept conducted National Level Technical Symposium “TECHTRONZ 2K17” for CivilEngineering Students on Sep 19 th 2017 at 10.00 A.M in BIEW Seminar hall. Our Resource person Er.R.GOPINATH.B.E., CEO &director, Sivarams Builders And Promoters Pvt.Ltd., Sivarams Foundation Pvt. Ltd., Chennai. His kind presence & and informative speech in the program encouraged the students a lot and made them more confident in our career.
PROJECT AT IMTE
The final Year Civil Engineering students of our institution did their Final project at Irrigation ManagementTraining Institute (IMTI) under the guidance of The Director,Irrigation Management Training Institute (IMTI),Trichy.He helped the students tocomplete their project successfully. The dept conducted a seminar on the topic “Recent advancements and Career Guidance” by The Director Dr.A.RANGANATHAN M.E., Ph.D., M.I.E., Research Associate / PWD, Irrigation management training Institute,Water Resource organization.
In our college we also conducted An awareness on food safetyin Biew seminar hall. A Tamil Speech Competition was conducted by the Dept of Civil engg and Tamil Mandram in which many students participated and shared their thoughts. Ms.A.Nafreen fathima 3rd year Civil Engg student participated in District level Tamil speech competetion regarding women’s contribution in food safety. She was won the first prize from the Salem district Collector Mrs.B.Rohini IAS.
Pongal, widely celebrated in Tamil Nadu state of India at the end of the harvest season, is a thanksgiving festival. Our institution has arranged this function in order to cultivate our Indian culture among the students.
A Technical Quiz program was conducted in The Dept of Civil Engg By the CADD Center Attur. Students from II, III & IV year actively participated . Resource persons from CADD center gave a small presentation about the Latest softwares used in Design and Analysis of structures which was very useful to the students.
We inaugurated the Civil Engineering Association RACE and one day seminar Seminar Programe was conducted on the topic “Opportunities & Basics of Civil Engineering”. Er.R.Mathiyalakan M.E(Struct engg) & Er. S.Siva kumar M.E(Struct engg)Engineering Manager/L&T Construction Chennai Who was joyfully consented to be the Resource persons of the programe which was held at BIEW Seminar Hallon14thJuly2018 at 10.30 AM