Civil engineering is a professional engineering discipline that deals with the design, construction, and maintenance of the physical and naturally built environment, including works like bridges, roads, canals, dams, and buildings. It is traditionally broken into several sub-disciplines including environmental engineering, geo-technical engineering, structural engineering, transportation engineering, municipal or urban engineering, water resources engineering, materials engineering, coastal engineering, surveying, and construction engineering. Civil engineering takes place on all levels: in the public sector from municipal through to national governments, and in the private sector from individual homeowners through to international companies.
The Department of civil Engineering has well defined curriculum which aims at training the students in various fields of civil engineering.
The Course for the Diploma in Civil Engineering shall extend over a period of three academic years, consisting of 6 semesters and the first year is common to all engineering branches.