The Department of Civil Engineering was established in the year 1985. Since then 32 batches have been graduated. Our Dept. has well qualified 29 teaching faculty which has a great length of experience. The faculty is a conglomerate of a variety of field experienced people and also people with high academic career and varied specialization like Structures, Water Resources Engg., Construction Management, Environmental Engg., etc. We have 11 supporting staff which is able to impart good practical knowledge to the students. The Dept. has 12 well-equipped labs with essential computerization.
The Dept. is involved in consultancy work and also provides Testing facility in a variety of areas. For this our labs have been updated with modern digital equipment like the Total station, Digital UTM, CTM, Soil consolidation, CBR Testing machines, Ultrasonic NDT equipment. Many of our Staff is engaged in consultation work through Dept. and some have their own consulting practice. The final year students are exposed to technical and real-world problems in their project work. Some of the notable projects are: Leak detection of KMC waterworks, Traffic Survey of Kolhapur city, EIA of bauxite Mines, Concrete mix Design etc. Many of our Alumni are serving in Govt. organizations, Software industry, MNC’s and many have become entrepreneurs in the construction industry.
Our student’s active participation in College Social Gathering & Sports is appreciable. As a co-curricular activity every year many students participate in Paper presentation contest at other Institutes also. Our University results are satisfactory and of course, a lot of efforts are being put to brighten the same. The department has our own Departmental library which is managed by staff and students together.