The Department of Civil Engineering was established in the academic year 2007 – 08 with affiliation of Anna University, Chennai and UG Civil Engineering was started with an annual intake of 60 students. PG Structural Engineering was started in the year of 2013-14 with the intake of 18 students. In the ongoing Outcome Based Education (OBE) process, the curriculum has been framed to provide needful scope for the learners through the CBCS after the autonomous status from the year 2019-20.
Since inception, the Department of Civil Engineering has been imparting knowledge in ‘General Engineering concepts’ and ‘studies’ in ‘Civil Engineering’. With the concurrent acquisition of technical skills in labs, freedom in choosing elective courses, industry oriented courses and internships engaged the students intellectually. Inspiration and awakening of the young minds through practicing and industry connected Civil Engineers as vibrant teachers. These critical contributions lead the students to explore and discover the wonders of their minds, which in turn synergize together and enable the students transform themselves to become true engineers and technologists. The program is accredited by NBA since 2017 and accreditation extended till the year 2023.