About Department of Civil Engineering

About Department of Civil Engineering

KPRIT College of Engineering is offering a 4-year Under-Graduate B.Tech program in Civil Engineering, in the guidelines of affiliated university JNTU, Hyderabad. The department of Civil Engineering was established in the year 2008.

Civil engineering is the broadest of the engineering fields. Civil engineering focuses on the infrastructure of the world which include Water works, Sewers, Dams, Power Plants, Transmission Towers/Lines, Railroads, Highways, Bridges, Tunnels, Irrigation Canals, River Navigation, Shipping Canals, Traffic Control, Mass Transit, Airport Runways, Terminals, Industrial Plant Buildings, Skyscrapers, etc. Among the important subdivisions of the field are construction engineering, irrigation engineering, transportation engineering, soils and foundation engineering, geodetic engineering, hydraulic engineering, and coastal and ocean engineering.

The department has well qualified, experienced and dedicated faculty for teaching and research. The department has an ambience of high discipline with commitment, conducive for interactive learning and training.

Civil engineers build the world’s infrastructure. In doing so, they quietly shape the history of nations around the world. Most people cannot imagine life without the many contributions of civil engineers to the public’s health, safety and standard of living. Only by exploring civil engineering’s influence in shaping the world we know today, can we creatively envision the progress of our tomorrows.

The infrastructure available in the department facilitates students to develop their skill and knowledge within the framework of curriculum prescribed by the JNTU-Hyderabad. The department has the following well-equipped state-of-the-art laboratories/workshop.