Prof. Shivaraju R,
Head – Department of Civil
The Department of Civil Engineering established in the year 2009 with an initial intake of 60 and later enhanced to 120 in the year 2014-15. The department is equipped with well-established laboratories and classrooms with highly qualified faculty. The FCE of the department is active & vibrant platform by conducting academic activities viz., Seminars, Conferences, Workshops, Industrial visits and student’s symposium. In addition, the department has Consultancy Cell, offering services for Third Party Inspection and Material Testing to cater the needs of PWD, Municipal authorities, local bodies and Construction Industries. The department also offers the M.Tech course in CAD Structures with an intake of 18.
The department is headed Prof. Shivaraju R, with a teaching experience of 21 years, being involved in research activities and consultancy services. The department has established Centre for Research Project in which a VTU sponsored research on Geo-Environmental Engineering is in progress under the supervision of Prof. Shivaraju R as Principal Investigator. All the faculties are dedicated actively involved in academic, research and consultancy activities. The Extensive Survey Camps are being conducted at Kaivara, Chaitamani Taluk and Sri Subrahmanya Ghati, Doddaballapur taluk, Bengaluru Rural Distric for 6th Sem BE Civil Engineering students during vacation between 5th & 6thSemester. Many UG & PG Projects are well conducted covering various thrust areas in Civil Engineering.