Civil Engineering Department

The civil engineering department started in 1987 with a UG Programme with an intake of 60. Annual Intake has been increased to 120 from the academic year 2012-13. Two year Post Graduation degree programme M.Tech in Construction Technology was started in 2010 with an intake of 18 and M.Tech in Structural Engineering in the year 2017 with an intake of 24. It is also recognized as a Research Centre offering M.Sc. (Engg.) and Ph.D. programmes. Presently 9 research scholars are pursuing their Ph.D. in the department. In addition to this, the Departmental Students Association (OCEAN) organize seminars, workshops, educational tours, design competitions for civil engineering students. It also conducts Leadership Training, Personality Development Training and Entrepreneurship Development Programmes. The department has taken up Karnataka State Council for Science & Technology (KSCST) funded projects. Department is also working on Development of Masonry blocks and Paver blocks using Industrial waste materials under Karnataka New Age Incubation Centre, NMAMIT funded by Dept. of IT, BT, S & T, Govt. of Karnataka.
To uphold the Department as a leader in community development through innovation and excellence in diverse areas of Civil Engineering to meet the global challenges and market demands.
  • To provide the students a strong theoretical knowledge and practical skills to understand the basic concept and fundamentals of various Civil Engineering subjects.
  • To be competent and skilled enough to take the challenges in Research, Consultancy and Entrepreneurship.
  • To encourage the students in developing professional ethics through discipline and principles.
The graduates of the program will be :
  • Equipped with fundamentals of Civil Engineering along with interdisciplinary science, engineering and management concepts.
  • Equipped with advanced and emerging field of Civil Engineering practices to compete and match with the industrial requirements.
  • Competent enough to conceive the ideas, prepare plan, design, execute, monitor and manage the project with the effective utilization of resources such as men, material, machine and money along with time effectively.
  • Continue to learn and adapt to suit the needs and challenges of real world problems and come up with optimal solutions.
  • PO1: Engineering knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.
  • PO2: Problem analysis: Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.
  • PO3: Design/development of solutions: Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.
  • P04: Conduct investigations of complex problems: Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.
  • PO5: Modern tool usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.
  • PO6: The engineer and society: Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.
  • PO7: Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.
  • PO8: Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.
  • P09: Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.
  • PO10:Communication: Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instruct
  • PO11: Project management and finance: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.
  • PO12: Life-long learning: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.
  • PSO 1: Apply knowledge of various domains of Civil Engineering; conduct experiments, analyze, interpret data and design the system components.
  • PSO2: Enrich the knowledge in various Specializations of Civil Engineering such as Structural, Geotechnical, Transportation, Water Resources, Environmental Engineering by means of Research and Innovative Practices
  • PSO3: Plan, produce detailed drawings, write specification, and prepare cost estimates, select material, schedule work plans.
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Dr. I R Mithanthaya.

Vice Principal & Dean (Academics)

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Dr. A N PARAMESWARAN

Director, Institute Industry Collaboration & Coordinator

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Dr.S K MAHADEVE GOWDA

Professor & Head

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Dr. UDAYA KUMAR G.

Professor


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Dr. SRINATH SHETTY K

Professor

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Dr. RADHAKRISHNAN K

Professor

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Dr. ARUN KUMAR BHAT

Professor

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Mr. LOKESH J K

Asst. Professor Gd.III


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Mr. PUSHPARAJ M

Asst. Professor Gd.III

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Dr. BHOJARAJA B E

Asst. Professor Gd.III

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Dr. MITHUN B M.

Asst. Professor Gd.III

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Dr. ANIL KUMAR

Asst. Professor Gd.III


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Mr. SUNDIP SHENOY

Asst. Professor Gd.II

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Ms. THANGAMANI

Asst. Professor Gd.II

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Mr. RANJITH A

Asst. Professor Gd.II

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Mr. SHAIK KABEER AHMED

Asst. Professor Gd.II


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Mr. MANJUNATH M

Asst. Professor Gd.II

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Mr. ROSHAN RAI

Asst. Professor Gd.II

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Mr. GURURAJ ACHARYA

Asst. Professor Gd.II

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Mr. RAKSHITH KUMAR SHETTY

Asst. Professor Gd.II


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Mr. JANAKARAJ M

Asst. Professor Gd.II

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Mr. PRASHANTH KUMAR K

Asst. Professor Gd.I

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Mr. SHRIRAM P MARATHE

Asst. Professor Gd.I

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Mr. PRITHVIRAJ K

Asst. Professor Gd.I


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Mr. THUSHAR SHETTY

Asst. Professor Gd.I

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Mr. PRADEEP KARANTH

Asst. Professor Gd.I

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Mr. SHANMUKHA SHETTY

Asst. Professor Gd.I

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Mr. SABYATH P SHETTY

Asst. Professor Gd.I


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Ms. THANUSHREE A HEGDE

Asst. Professor Gd.I

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Mr. SUSHANTH BHANDARY

Asst. Professor Gd.I





Sl No. Name Designation
1 Mr. Jayaraj Instructor
2 Mr. Vinod Baretto Lab Assistant
3 Mr. Jagadeesha Rao Lab Assistant
4 Ms. Prajila V Lab Assistant
5 Ms. Harshitha Lab assistant
6 Ms. Sankitha Lab assistant
7 Ms. Swathi Hegde Office Assistant
8 Mr. Krishna Rao Supporting staff
9 Mr. Sudheer Kumar Supporting staff
10 Mr. Dinesh Shenoy Attender
11 Mr. Pradeep Kumar Attender
12 Mr. Sachin shetty Attender
13 Ms. Yamuna Attender
14 Mr. Sadandanda Gowda Attender

The Department of Civil Engineering has 10 well equipped laboratories: Material Testing Lab, Highway Engineering Lab, Concrete Lab, Hydraulics and Hydraulic Machinery Lab, Surveying Lab, Geo-Technical Engineering Lab, Environmental Engineering Lab, Applied Engineering Geology Lab, CAD Lab, Remote Sensing and GIS Lab and Structures Lab. The department has STAAD-PRO software, E-TAB, AUTO DESK and CYPE-CAD software and has procured the GIS software under TEQIP

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UTM

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Loading frame AND Total Station

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Torsion testing setup

Licensed Software

NameYear of PurchaseNo. of Users
AUTO CAD2015125
ERDAS IMAGINE20155
Geo Media Pro.20155
CYPE CAD.20165
E-SURVEYING20161
MS PROJECT PRO20175
ETABS20175
CSi Bridge20175
Primavera2018For entire Lab

1. Concrete and Highway Engineering Lab

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Major Equipment

  • Marshal Stability Testing Machine
  • Abrasion Testing Machine
  • Ultrasonic Pulse Velocity Tester
  • Core Driller Machine


2. Geotechnical Engineering Lab

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Major Equipment

  • Consolidation Apparatus
  • Triaxial Testing Apparatus with Electronic Indicator
  • Plate Load Testing Apparatus
  • Digital Data Logger


3. Material Testing Lab

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Major Equipment

  • Universal Testing Machine( 40 Tonne Capacity)
  • Universal Testing Machine( 100 Tonne Capacity)
  • Vickers Hardness Testing Machine


4. Environmental Engineering Lab

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Major Equipment

  • Flame Photometer
  • Spectro Photometer
  • COD Digester TR 420


5. Surveying

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Major Equipment

  • Total Station R-325NX
  • Electronic Theodolite


6. Applied Engineering Geology lab

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Major Equipment

  • Signal Stacking
  • Resistivity Meter


7. R S & G I S Lab

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Major Equipment

Computers


8. Hydraulics and Hydraulic Machinery Lab

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Major Equipment

  • Single Stage Centrifugal Pump
  • Reciprocating Pump
  • Pelton Turbine


9. CAD Lab

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Major Equipment

  • Computers
  • Printer(HP Laser Jet 1020)
  • Scanner (Scan Jet 4370)


10. Structures Lab

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Major Equipment

  • Loading Frame with Automated Hydraulic Loading Cell
  • LVDT’S


11. Earthquake Engineering Lab

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Duration - 2 years
Intake - 18
Semester - 04
Total Credits - 100

Duration - 2 years
Intake - 24
Semester - 04
Total Credits - 100

Sl.No. Name of Research Scholar Name of Research Guide Title of Research Year of registration Research Centre
1 Mr. Purandara K Dr.MahadeveGowda S.K. Development and study the properties of Engineered cementitious composite 2013 NMAMIT, Nitte
2 Mr. Pushparaj A. Naik Dr. Udaykumar G. Reed bed concept of waste water treatment and production of bio gas from reed chaff and other blends 2013 NMAMIT, Nitte
3 Ms. Deepa S. Dr. I R Mithanthaya A Comparitive Study on Buildings Designed For Gravity Load & Retrofitted with Lateral Load Resistant Elementsan Analytical Study 2014 NMAMIT, Nitte
4 Mr. Shriram P. Marathe Dr. I R Mithanthaya Performance evaluation of strength and durability studies on alkali activated geo-polymer concrete using industrial wastes. 2015 NMAMIT, Nitte
5 Mr. Vinod T D'Souza Dr. I R Mithanthaya Stabilization/Modification of local soils using Geopolymer cement-A non-conventional approach 2015 NMAMIT, Nitte
6 Mr. Purushotham C T Dr. I R Mithanthaya Developing a non-homogeneous environmental friendly RCC 2015 NMAMIT, Nitte
7 Mr. Hanumanthu S K Dr. I R Mithanthaya Performance evaluation of geopolymer concrete with respect to strength and durability 2015 NMAMIT, Nitte
8 Mrs. Thangamani R. Dr. Radhakrishnan K Integrated geohydrological study and palaeo environmental studies of karkalamicrowatershed, karnataka, India. 2015 NMAMIT, Nitte
9 Mr. Sanathkumar K. R. Dr. Radhakrishnan K Sediment dynamics and coastal vulnerability studies along karnataka coast 2015 NMAMIT, Nitte
10 Ms. AnupamaNatesh Dr. Radhakrishnan K Environmental analysis of endosulfan impact at padre microwatershed, kasargod district, kerala using integrated geomatics and artificial neural network approach 2015 NMAMIT, Nitte
11 Mr. Shridhara T N Dr.Srinath Shetty K Fenton and Photofenton oscillation of phynelediamine containing aua solution 2015 NMAMIT, Nitte

Students from the Department of Civil Engineering got selected in the campus recruitment held in the academic year 2019-2020.

Sl. No.

USN

NAME

COMPANY

1

4NM16CV015

ASHWAL BHANDARY

ACCENTURE
2

4NM16CV029

K A SATWIK

ACCENTURE
3

4NM16CV037

KRITIKA GANGADHAR

ACCENTURE
4

4NM16CV040

M VINITH PAL

ACCENTURE
5

4NM16CV045

MEGHANA SHETTY

ACCENTURE
6

4NM16CV052

NELISHA PINTO

ACCENTURE
7

4NM16CV063

PRATHEEK SHENOY

ACCENTURE
8

4NM16CV067

PRUTHVIRAJ KULKARNI

ACCENTURE
9

4NM16CV102

VEERAJ MOGER

ACCENTURE
10

4NM15CV124

NIKHIL R AITHAL

PRISM RMC
11

4NM16CV006

ANKITH G S

PRISM RMC
12

4NM16CV008

ARUNIMA RAVEENDRAN

EXITO MEDIA CONCEPTS PVT LTD
13

4NM16CV030

K GAUTAM KAMALAKAR NAIK

EXITO MEDIA CONCEPTS PVT LTD
14

4NM16CV042

MAHAMMAD ASRARUDDEEN

EXITO MEDIA CONCEPTS PVT LTD
15

4NM16CV056

NISARGA M AMIN

EXITO MEDIA CONCEPTS PVT LTD
16

4NM16CV072

RAVEENA RAGHUVEER

EXITO MEDIA CONCEPTS PVT LTD
17

4NM17CV414

MEGHANA ACHAR S

EXITO MEDIA CONCEPTS PVT LTD
18

4NM17CV417

MUHAMMAD NAUMAN

EXITO MEDIA CONCEPTS PVT LTD

Sl.No.YearName of the FacultyName of the Award
1.2017Dr.Bhojaraja B EG.M.Nawathe Best paper award from The Indian Society for Hydraulics
2.2017Dr.Mithun B MResearch Excellence Award from Institute for Exploring Advances in Engineering
3.2017Dr.Mithun B MYoung Achiever Award from Institute for Exploring Advances in Engineering

Consultancy and Third Party Inspection Works:

The Department of Civil Engineering is offering consultancy and third party inspection works for various agencies in the Udupi district.

The areas of consultancy include:

  • Laboratory testing of soil, cement, sand, coarse aggregates, bitumen and water samples
  • Concrete mix design
  • Design and Drafting of RCC and Steel structures
  • Surveying of Tanks
  • Field tests on roads and buildings to check the quality of work
  • Inspection of roads, culverts, drains, buildings, etc.
    • The agencies which are making use of the facility include:

      • City Municipal Council, Udupi
      • Town Municipal Council, Karkala
      • Town Municipal Council, Kaup
      • Panchayath Raj Engineering Division, Karkala
      • Public Works, Ports and Inland Water Transport Department, Karkala
      • Karnataka Rural Infrastructural Development Limited, Udupi District
      • Nirmithi Kendra, Udupi District
      • Hindu Religion and Endowment Department, Udupi District

      The income generated from the consultancy works is distributed in the ratio of 2:3 to the institution and the staff involved. The revenue earned from the works is given below.

      Sl.No.YearAgencyNo. of works inspiredFee Amount (Rs.) Nodal Officer
      1.2019 -20 April to March Nirmithi Kendra, Udupi
      Panchayath Raj Engineering
      Division, Karkala (PRED)
      Karnataka Rural Infrastructure
      evelopment Limited, Udupi, (KRIDL)
      City Municipal Council, Udupi(CMS)
      Town Municipal Council, Karkala ,(TMC, Karkala)
      Town Municipal Council, Kaup (TMC, Kaup)
      Endowment Department, Udupi (ED)
      Public Works, Ports and Inland
      Water Transport Department
      Karkala (PWP & IWTD)
      Private Agencies
      Lab Tests and Field Tests
      114627.75764 lakhsProf.Pushparaj M Naik
      2.2018 -19 April to March Nirmithi Kendra, Udupi
      Panchayath Raj Engineering
      Division, Karkala (PRED)
      Karnataka Rural Infrastructure
      evelopment Limited, Udupi, (KRIDL)
      City Municipal Council, Udupi(CMS)
      Town Municipal Council, Karkala ,(TMC, Karkala)
      Town Municipal Council, Kaup (TMC, Kaup)
      Endowment Department, Udupi (ED)
      Public Works, Ports and Inland
      Water Transport Department
      Karkala (PWP & IWTD)
      Private Agencies
      Lab Tests and Field Tests
      120035.677 lakhsProf. Y R Suresh
      3.2017 -18 April to March Nirmithi Kendra, Udupi
      Panchayath Raj Engineering
      Division, Karkala (PRED)
      Karnataka Rural Infrastructure
      evelopment Limited, Udupi, (KRIDL)
      City Municipal Council, Udupi(CMS)
      Town Municipal Council, Karkala ,(TMC, Karkala)
      Town Municipal Council, Kaup (TMC, Kaup)
      Endowment Department, Udupi (ED)
      Public Works, Ports and Inland
      Water Transport Department
      Karkala (PWP & IWTD)
      Private Agencies
      Lab Tests and Field Tests
      173131.87 lakhsProf. Y R Suresh
      4.2016 -17 April to March Nirmithi Kendra, Udupi
      Panchayath Raj Engineering
      Division, Karkala (PRED)
      Karnataka Rural Infrastructure
      evelopment Limited, Udupi, (KRIDL)
      City Municipal Council, Udupi(CMS)
      Town Municipal Council, Karkala ,(TMC, Karkala)
      Town Municipal Council, Kaup (TMC, Kaup)
      Endowment Department, Udupi (ED)
      Public Works, Ports and Inland
      Water Transport Department
      Karkala (PWP & IWTD)
      Private Agencies
      Lab Tests and Field Tests
      104127.84 lakhsProf. J K Lokesh
      5.2015 -16 April to March Nirmithi Kendra, Udupi
      PWD & IWTD, Karkala
      TMC, Karkala
      PRED, Karkala
      KRIDL,Udupi
      48119.61 lakhsMr. Lokesh J K
      6.2014 -15 April to March Nirmithi Kendra, Udupi
      PWD & IWTD, Karkala
      TMC, Karkala
      PRED, Karkala
      KRIDL,Udupi
      38021.17 lakhsDr. S K Mahadeve Gowda
      TOTAL5971163.924 lakhs