The Department of Civil Engineering is part of the institute since its inception. The Department is growing tremendously for the last two years The department is building strong links with the building and construction industry and academic and research institutions,. Besides high quality teaching and instruction at UG level, the Department is actively involved in consultancy and provides high quality technical advisory support and consultancy to various organizations. The Department of Civil Engineering with its faculty continues to maintain and cultivate its strong links with the infrastructural industry.
The Vision and Mission of the Department is "To be the fountain-head of new ideas and innovations in Civil Engineering" and "To offer world-class undergraduate and post-graduate education, research guidance, professional consultancy, outreach and manpower training as well as leadership in Civil Engineering" respectively. The Department has also set the Goal "To be the highest-ranked Civil Engineering faculty in the country in terms of teaching and quality, research contributions, high-end consultancy, outreach and manpower training and academic leadership."