Civil Engineering

About The Department

Established for more than a decade the Department of Civil Engineering has excelled in bringing out professionals with high caliber and outstanding skill sets. The Faculty of the department aims at delivering a spectrum of knowledge which combines the concepts of past and the technologies of future. We train our students to use theoretical knowledge to real time applications in the field. We encourage our students to take up internships and participate in curricular and co curricular activities which helps them reshape their career perspective. We also provide industry experience for our young Engineers through Industrial Collaboration Programmes. We have grown into a full-fledged department with specialization in Construction Engineering and Management.


To be a centre of learning in civil engineering education offering programs oriented with industry friendly curriculum meeting global standards to build ethical civil engineers embedded with research, entrepreneurship and excellence in academics to cater the needs of society.


  • To establish a domain of valuable civil engineers with a pattern of discipline for the development of nation with ethical, environmental and economical concern.
  • To produce civil engineers who will be able to induce knowledge based transformation of the society.
  • To attain knowledge based society by imparting broad set of technical skills and attitude to meet the national standards.
  • To provide technology based civil engineering services to meet the aspiration of the people and the industry.

PEO1: To prepare students for successful careers in Civil Engineering field that meets the needs of Indian and multinational companies.

PEO2: To develop the confidence and ability among students to synthesize data and technical concepts and thereby apply it in real world problems.

PEO3: To develop students to use modern techniques, skill and mathematical engineering tools for solving problems in Civil Engineering.

PEO4: To provide students with a sound foundation in mathematical, scientific and engineering fundamentals necessary to formulate, solve and analyse engineering problems and to prepare them for graduate studies.

PEO5: To promote students to work collaboratively on multi-disciplinary projects and make them engage in life-long learning process throughout their professional life.

PSO1: Able to apply the engineering fundamentals to analyze and design the various structural components.

PSO2: Able to cater to the changing industrial needs and capable of developing green concepts for different applications.

PSO3: Able to understand the necessity of Civil Engineering solutions in a economical, Environmental and societal context.

PO1. Engineering Knowledge: Graduates will demonstrate knowledge of mathematics, food science and engineering

PO2. Problem analysis: Graduates will demonstrate an ability to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems related to food sector/industry.

PO3. Design/development of solutions: Graduates will demonstrate an ability to design or process food products as per the needs and specifications

PO4. Conduct investigations of complex problems: Graduate will able to focus on the importance of safe processed nutritious food.

PO5.Modern tool usage: Graduate will demonstrate skills to use modern tools and equipment to analyze food prone infection and food spoilage.

PO6The engineer and society: Graduate will show the understanding of impact of engineering   on the society and also will be aware of contemporary issues.         

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

PO8. Ethics:  Graduates will demonstrate knowledge of professional and ethical responsibilities

PO9. Individual and team work: Graduates will demonstrate an ability to work in Food industries, research organization and teaching.

PO10 Communication: Graduates will be able to express themselves clearly in oral and verbal communication needs.

PO11. Project management and finance: Graduate will be able to understand economic    importance of food products and food laws.

PO12.Life-long learning: Graduate will develop confidence for self education and ability for life-long learning in developing innovative products to serve the time time demand of nutritious and healthy food.

There is a massive career scope in Civil Engineering as BE/BTech Civil Engineering graduates can explore promising opportunities in both the private sector and public sectors. Most importantly, there is an immense scope of Civil Engineering in both government sector and Private sector where you can work in the Various Specialization in Civil Engineering.

Civil engineering is a widely structured discipline to study the concept of design, construct and maintain infrastructure systems and projects. The field is broken down into various branches, increasing the scope of civil engineering. A degree in civil engineering prepares an individual to work with the construction industry as well as in managing the business and finance section.

As a highly technical and intellectually-rewarding field of study, the scope of Civil Engineering is truly immense and requires candidates to possess certain skills to thrive in their careers.



I am truly much delighted to welcome you all for the Department of Civil Engineering which has a vision to create technocrats with global standards. The Department offers UG programme in Civil Engineering and PG programme in Construction Engineering and Management. The Department has rigorous faculty team aiming to mould every student with competent industrial skills through outcome based education.

The extensive laboratory facilities available at the department create wide opportunities for every student to broaden their knowledge with endless possibilities. Aspirant Students are supported for excelling in competitive examinations to pursue higher studies and to start a rewarding career in leading industries of the globe. The dedicated faculty team involves in empowering the future nation builders through structured academic module, outcome based internships, real time projects and activity based learning.

Beyond Classroom learning, budding engineers are trained with latest technological developments in Civil Engineering through value added courses in the areas of Structural engineering, Water Resources Engineering and 3D Printed Homes. Every student of the department is rightly directed towards attaining excellence in academics, research, innovation and entrepreneurship. Alumni’s of the Department are serving in India and Abroad as top level engineers for execution of modern construction projects

Civil Engineering at NIT will be the right choice for every student who dreams about greater heights in their professional life after graduation.

Sl.No Name of the Faculty Designation
1 Mr.M.Vadivel Assistant Professor /HODi/c
2 Dr. J.Prakash Arul Jose Professor
3 Dr.K.Shunmugapriya Professor
4 Dr.R.Udhayasakthi Professor
5 Mr. M. Samuel Thanaraj Assistant Professor
6 Mr. K. Ashok kumar Assistant Professor
7 Mr.S.Sukumar Assistant Professor
8 Mrs.Archana Anand Assistant Professor
9 Mr.Madhan P Assistant Professor
10 Ms.Aparna Ramadas Assistant Professor
11 Mrs.S.Brindha Assistnat Professor
12 Ms.N.Arulmozhi Priya Assistant Professor
13 Mr.P.Siddharthan Assistant Professor
14 Mrs.J.K.Sowmiya Assistant Professor
15 Mr.R.Ramesh Kumar Assistant Professor
16 Mrs.K.Shobana Assistant Professor
17 Mrs.R.Prabharajathi Assistant Professor