The Department of Civil Engineering was established in the year of 2012. It offers UG degree in civil engineering under Anna University, Chennai. The department has well qualified faculty members specialized in various areas of civil engineering. The department boasts of good infrastructural facilities and state of the art laboratories required for imparting high quality education to meet the present day needs of the society. The department is committed towards conduct of periodic self-development programmes and regular industry oriented training to enable the students to become not only employable to companies, but real assets of the nation.
Today’s civil engineer should possess in depth Civil Engineering skills for analysis, design, construction and maintenance of various structures, computer, managerial and communication skills for better management of various structures. He should be also trained to understand and solve real world problems in Civil Engineering. There are many career paths for civil engineers. Civil engineers can work in Government departments (ranging from municipality, corporation, state and central governments and defence), public sector undertakings like SAIL, GAIL, NTPC, NHPC, BHEL etc. and various private sector organizations (contracting and consulting firms).
Initially, the nature of job may be construction supervision, design, marketing or production. As they gain more experience, they manage projects. Today, the world is undergoing vast changes-the technological revolution, population growth, environmental concerns, and more. All create unique challenges for civil engineers. The next decades will be the most creative, demanding, and rewarding times for civil engineers and now is the best time to find out if Civil Engineering. Wish You Good Luck and All the Best!