Civil engineering is the oldest and most respected discipline of all engineering fields. Civil engineers design, build, and manage the infrastructure of civilization, which includes buildings, bridges, highways, water supply systems, and other public works. These services are the cornerstone of the discipline, although no longer the limiting scope. The civil and environmental engineering programs include structural engineering, structural mechanics, geotechnical engineering, earthquake engineering, hydrology and water resources engineering, and environmental engineering.
Civil engineers play a vital role in creating the man-made environment and in protecting the natural environment, bringing together science and art to create much of the tangible fabric of today's society. They plan, design, construct, maintain, and manage airports, bridges, tunnels, buildings, harbor facilities, dams, highways, waterways, pipelines, sanitation systems, and other aspects of the built environment.
Civil Engineering is a Profession of designing and executing structural works that serve the general public, holding the safety, health, and welfare of the public paramount". Civil engineering is a broad field of engineering dealing with the planning, design, construction, maintenance and management of physical infrastructure networks.
Vision The department aims in imparting strong basic and applied research for National needs to serve industry, profession and community through novel solutions and Worldwide for excellence in engineering education, creation of knowledge, and leadership in professional and public.
Mission To excel in R&D and Industrial Consultancy with linkages in India and abroad and bring teaching, research and consultancy to international standards in the field of Civil Engineering.