The Department of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus, in association with Amrita Centre for Research and Development and Indian Concrete Institute (Coimbatore Chapter), will organize an International Seminar on Precast Prestressed Concrete for Infrastructure Applications from December 20-21, 2018.
The Department of Civil Engineering was established in the year 2008. The department offers B.Tech in Civil Engineering, M.Tech in Structural and Construction Engineering and Ph.D Programme. The department has energetic and dedicated faculty members who are actively involved in research activities in the areas of high performance concrete, water and waste-water management, transport planning, soil stability and soft computing in Civil Engineering.
Vision: To excel in imparting quality education in Civil Engineering and moulding professionals to address the technological challenges and societal needs.
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham (AMRITA), accredited with A Grade by NAAC, celebrates the first decade of service to the society and humanity. Under the inspiring and motivating leadership of the Mata Amritanandamayi Devi as chancellor, AMRITA is marching forward towards higher goals and accomplishments and scaling great heights of excellence. The University is spread over five campuses at Amritapuri, Bengaluru, Coimbatore, Kochi and Mysore in three different states. The University offers over 150 undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programmes in twenty disciplines including Engineering, Management and Medicine. Through MOU's the university has collaboration with various international universities, some of which are ranked among the best in the world.
Association of Consulting Civil Engineers (India) was formed and registered in 1985 by a group of Consulting Civil Engineers in Bangalore. The main object of the association is to encourage and foster the ideals of the profession, to hold conferences/meetings/seminars for dissemination of knowledge amongst the civil engineers in particular and the society at large. ACCE (I) with its head quarters at Bangalore, has since grown into a National Association with 22 centres formed all over India and Coimbatore Centre is one of the most vibrant centres involved in conducting Technical Seminars and Public Awareness program to educate Public in General and Civil Engineers/ Stake Holders in particular pertaining to Building Industry.
Indian Concrete Institute (ICI) is a leading professional body in India, catering to professionals, Organisations and Institutions in the area of Concrete. ICI is a non-for-profit Organisation, dedicated to the cause of Knowledge dissemination on Concrete and Concrete related areas. Main Objective of ICI is to promote Concrete Technology, Construction and related aspects and address the Research needs in the area of Concrete.