The department of civil engineering was established in 2013 with an intake of 60 students. Since 2014, the intake was increased to 120 students. The main strength of the department is the team highly qualified and experienced faculty, including 3 doctorates, who are highly active in teaching as well as in research and development. The department strives to offers quality and holistic education to the students. Students of department have bagged University ranks 7th and 4th in the last two consecutive years.
The department faculty are graduated from many reputed universities, naming a few are NIT's, OU, JNTU etc and also from International Universities. Some faculty memebers are well experienced in the industrial area that helps nuturing the students in the practical concepts of Civil engineering. The faculty are also continuously updated in their teaching & research skills through continuous training programs. Many of the teaching faculty are members of professional bodies of national repute such as IEI, ISTE, IWRS, ICI, ISNT, ISSS, IAStructE, IGBC, etc. The technical staff of the department are efficient and experienced to handle the equipment and als
Dr. Akshay S. K. Naidu is presently working as a Professor and Head of the Department of Civil Engineering. He is a 1997 B.Tech. graduate in Civil Engineering from IIT-Delhi. He obtained his Master’s degree in Structural Engineering from the National University of Singapore in 2000 and Ph.D degree from the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, in 2004. He has 14 years of teaching experience and has several international publications to his credit.