About department of Civil Enginering, Coimbatore Campus
Welcome to the Department of Civil Engineering at the Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham. Currently the department offers Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech.) in Civil Engineering, Master of Technology (M. Tech.) in Structural and Construction Engineering and Ph.D. programmes in Thrust areas. The academic activities of the Department lays emphasis on deep understanding of fundamental concepts, development of creative ability to handle the challenges of Civil Engineering, and the analytical ability to solve problems which are interdisciplinary in nature.
The faculty includes doctorates and postgraduates in Civil Engineering from prestigious Institutions like IITs., IISc and NITs. The research programmes in the department focuses on thrust areas of structural and material engineering, transporation engineering, geo-technical engineering, environmental and water resource engineering, construction management and planning and soft computing in Civil Engineering. The Faculty members encourage the students to get involved in the research activities of the department and thereby provide the best possible introduction to hands-on, practical engineering problems.
The department has state-of-the-art laboratories in the areas of Survey & Geoinformatics, Construction Engineering & Material Evaluation, Structural Engineering, Geo-technical & Transportation Engineering Environmental & Water Resources Engineering.