Civil Engineering

 

Vision

To be a renowned resource centre in the country for obtaining education in Civil Engineering by equipping the graduates to meet the sustainable development of Construction Industry for the betterment of the society.

 

Mission

  • To provide an ambient environment for teaching learning process

  • To equip the students with deep knowledge in solving complex Engineering and real world problems by innovative techniques in association with industries.

  • To motivate the students for higher education and research to face the global challenges.

  • To inculcate social responsibility, ethical values and a spirit of innovation & entrepreneurship in the students.

 

Programme Educational Objectives

PEO 1:Graduates of the programme will continuously update their knowledge gained for continuous professional development with focus on sustainable development as an employee of an organization or as an employer.

PEO 2:Graduates of the programme will be capable of working in a professional environment and create innovations in providing solutions by virtue of their technical communication skills, ability to procure projects by effective interaction with civil engineering professionals.

PEO 3:Graduates of the programme will discharge their duties as professional Civil Engineers with quality and ethics.

 

Programme Outcomes

PO1: Engineering knowledge:Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, and basic engineering fundamentals to the solution of complex engineering problems in the major areas of Mechanical engineering.

PO2: Problem analysis:Identify, formulate, review research literature and analyze complex Mechanical engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using principles of mathematics, natural sciences and engineering sciences.

PO3: Design/Development of solutions:Design solutions for the complex Mechanical Engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for public health and safety, and the cultural, societal and environmental considerations.

PO4: Conduct investigations of complex problems:Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.

PO5: Modern tool usage:Create, select and apply appropriate techniques, resources and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modelling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.

PO6: The Engineer and society:Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional Mechanical engineering practices.

PO7: Environment and sustainability:Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts and demonstrate the knowledge for sustainable development.

PO8: Ethics:Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the professional Mechanical engineering practices.

PO9: Individual and team work:Function effectively as an individual and as a member or leader in diverse teams and in multidisciplinary settings.

PO10: Communication:Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, and are able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations and give and receive clear instructions.

PO11: Project management and finance:Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects in multidisciplinary environment.

PO12: Life-long learning:Recognize the need for and, have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological changes.

 

About the Department

The Department of Civil Engineering is established in the year 2012. It offers an UG Course namely B.E Civil Engineering, which was started in the year 2012 with a Sanctioned intake of 60. It is the most pioneering branch of engineering, which deals with design, construction, maintenance of buildings, bridges, dams, roads and other human habitat. Undergoing Civil Engineering course will enable the student to understand the basic concepts of infrastructure, modern methods of construction, maintenance and safety aspects. It is broadly categorized into several sub-disciplines, namely environmental engineering, geotechnical engineering, structural engineering, transportation engineering, urban engineering, water resources engineering, materials engineering, coastal engineering, surveying, construction engineering, remote sensing, etc.

 

About the course

Civil Engineering is a growing profession, with excellent job opportunities in any foreseeable future. Career opportunities in all specialties are bright. Both the private and the public sectors will be looking for a new generation of well-prepared civil engineers. It is the most pioneering branch of engineering, which deals with design, construction, maintenance of buildings, bridges, dams, roads and other human habitat. Undergoing Civil Engineering course will enable students to understand the basic concepts of infrastructure, modern methods of construction, maintenance and safety aspects. It is broadly categorized into several sub-disciplines, namely environmental engineering, geotechnical engineering, structural engineering, transportation engineering, urban engineering, water resources engineering, materials engineering, coastal engineering, surveying, construction engineering, remote sensing, etc.
Civil Engineers build the world’s infrastructure. In doing so, they quietly shape the history of nations around the world. Only by exploring civil engineering’s influence in shaping the world we know today, we can creatively envision the progress of our tomorrows. Students and faculty gain knowledge and experience relevant for their further successful career growth in sphere of civil engineering. Our institute pioneers towards making every individual as an effective Civil Engineer who serves the nation through the knowledge gained.

 

Intake

Programme of Study Description
Under Graduate Course
B.E.in Civil Engineering
Started with 60 seats in 2012

 

Faculty Information

Name     :Mr. U. Sathish

Qualification  :M. E.,

Designation  :Assistant Professor

Experience   :5 Years

Date of Joining:11.07.2017

 

Name     :Mr. R. Rajavarma

Qualification  :M. E.,

Designation  :Assistant Professor

Experience   :5 Years

Date of Joining:05.06.2015

 

Name     :Mr. S. Dineshkumar

Qualification  :M. E.,

Designation  :Assistant Professor

Experience   :4 Years

Date of Joining:04.01.2016

 

Name     :Mr. L. Shankar

Qualification  :M. E.,

Designation  :Assistant Professor

Experience   :2 Years

Date of Joining:17.06.2016

 

Name     :Mrs. S. Saraswathy

Qualification  :M. E.,

Designation  :Assistant Professor

Experience   :1 Year

Date of Joining:02.06.2017

 

Name     :Mr. S. Vadivelan

Qualification  :M. E.,

Designation  :Assistant Professor

Experience   :1 Year

Date of Joining:06.06.2017

 

Name     :Ms. K. S. Sowmiya

Qualification  :M. E.,

Designation  :Assistant Professor

Experience   :1 Year

Date of Joining:16.06.2017

 

Name     :Mr. N. Velliangiri

Qualification  :M. E.,

Designation  :Assistant Professor

Experience   :1 Year

Date of Joining:04.07.2017

 

Name     :Mrs. Chindhuja

Qualification  :M. E.,

Designation  :Assistant Professor

Experience   :1 Year

Date of Joining:13.04.2018

 

Name     :Mr. G. Kumareshan

Qualification  :M. E.,

Designation  :Assistant Professor

Experience   :2 Years

Date of Joining:14.05.2018

 

Non Teaching

Name     :Mr. J. Alwin Joseph

Qualification  :Diploma

Designation  :Lab technician

Experience   :3 Years

Date of Joining:27.07.2015

 

Name     :Mr. B. Santhosh Gowtham

Qualification  :B. E.,

Designation  :Lab Technician

Experience   :2 Years

Date of Joining:04.04.2016

 

Lab Facility

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Survey Lab:

  • Total Stations
  • Dumpy level model No.DL – 9E
  • Vernier transit Theodolite(SVT-2)
  • Plane table with stand including accessories
  • Ranging rod – 3mtrs rigid 1” dia
  • Pocket Sterescope
  • 5mtrs Aluminium Levelling staff Telescopic
  • 5m cross staff
  • 30mtrs Metric Survey chain with Arrows
  • 30mtrs Fibre tape Freeman
  • Arrows
  • Prismatic Compass 4” dia brass with rigid Aluminium stand
Computer Aided Building Drawing Lab:

  • Universal, Rockwell and Brinell Testing Machine
  • Impact and Spring Testing Machine
  • Torsion Testing Machine
  • Vickers Hardness Testing Machine
  • Fatigue Testing Machine
  • Shore A Hardness Tester
  • Metallurgical Microscope
  • Muffle Furnace, Lateral Extensometer
  • Longitudinal Compressometer
  • Dial Gauges, Vicat’s Apparatus
  • Mortar Cube Moulds
  • Le Chatelier’s Mould with flask
Hydraulic Engineering Lab:

  • Venturimeter Test
  • Orificemeter Test
  • Pipe Friction Apparatus
  • Rotameter Test
  • Cenrtifugal Pump Test Rig
  • Reciprocating Pump Test Rig
  • Gear oil Pump Test Rig
  • Submersible Pump Test Rig
  • Francis Turbine Test Rig
  • Pelton Wheel Test Rig
  • Kaplan Turbine Test Rig
  • Pitot tube Setup
  • Jet Pump Test Rig
  • Flow Cup Viscometer
  • Bernoulli’s Theorem Apparatus
  • Orifice tank apparatus
  • Losses in bends and elbows apparatus
  • Metacentric height apparatus
  • Mouthpiece tank apparatus
  • Notch tank apparatus
  • Multistage centrifugal pump test rig
  • Open channel apparatus
Concrete and Highway Engineering Lab:

  • Cube and Cylinder Mould
  • Gauging Trowel
  • Planner
  • Blains Air Apparatus
  • Digital Table Top Weight Balance
  • Specific Gravity Bottle
  • Length Gauge
  • Thickness Gauge
  • Concrete Prism Mould
  • Vibrating Machine
  • Aggregate Impact Testing Machine
  • Bitumen Penetratio Apparatus
  • Ringe and ball Apparatus
  • Ductility Testing Machine
  • Standard Jar Viscometer
  • Bitumen Extractor
  • Marshall Stability Apparatus
  • Test Sieves
  • Slump Cone Apparatus
  • Enamel Tray
  • Flow table test apparatus
  • Compaction Factor test Apparatus
Soil Mechanics Laboratory:

  • Plastic Limit Appartus
  • Proctor Compaction Mould
  • Thermometer
  • Soil Density Apparatus
  • Hot Air Oven
  • Sieve Shaker
  • Direct Shear Apparatus
  • Soil Hydrometer
  • Test Sieves
  • Shrinkage Limit Appartus
  • Sand Pouring Cylinder
  • Triaxial Shear Test Apparatus