Civil Engineering Department

Mr.Vinod T Dsouza B.E,M.Tech,(Ph.D)

Asst.Professor & Head

Civil Engineering is one of the most sought after options among students in India. Civil Engineering is one of the oldest Engineering professions. Role of Civil Engineer is vital in numerous fields like planning, designing, and overseeing construction of buildings, structures, and facilities, such as roads, railroads, airports, bridges, harbours, dams, irrigation, pipelines, power plants, water and sewage systems, and waste disposal units etc.

Department of Civil Engineering was established in the year 2016 with the inception of AJIET, Mangaluru. The Department is offering under graduate courses (B.E) in Civil Engineering with an intake of 60 and Affiliated to VTU Belagavi. Department has got an experienced and highly dedicated faculty members. Nowadays a tremendous increase in demand for resources and acute shortage of the same is like a double edged sword. Codes and construction practices are emphasizing durability to cope with the situation. Hence UG curriculum strikes a balance between Engineering fundamentals and applications and thereby, preparing graduates for both research and professional practice in the Civil Engineering disciplines.

A career after Civil Engineering is highly rewarding. Government job opportunities are many for the Civil Engineers. Specialization (Masters) in any fields of Civil Engineering has got a wide scope in National and International level. Scope of Civil Engineers recruitment at reputed companies is very high. Also as an entrepreneur young Civil Engineers can design and build the safe, stable and economical structures. This ultimately helps in the national and economic development of the country.


To be a centre of excellence in Civil Engineering education and research, empower the lives of individuals to professionally competent and highly qualified to meet the needs of global challenges and market demands, and partnership for community development.


  • To impart students a strong theoretical and practical skills through the state-of-the-art concepts and fundamentals of various Civil Engineering subjects.
  • To prepare the students to be competent and skilled enough to take the challenges in Research, Consultancy and Entrepreneur to meet the ever-changing needs of society and to continue learning their discipline.
  • To promote active learning, critical thinking, collaborative activities and contribute to social development with ethical values.