Department of Civil Engineering
Department of Civil Engineering of Musaliar College of Engineering and Technology was established in the year 2004. The Department was formed with a Vision, to be a fountain head of quality education delivering civil engineers empowered with core knowledge, skill and personality who can lead a sustainable society.
With the aid of industry and academia connections, our department offers various activities to the students and the faculty in the form of industry/site visits, expert talks, Faculty Development Programs (FDP) and Conferences. Our students prepare themselves to pursue higher studies in engineering and technology, management and related areas and gradually move into teamwork and leadership positions. At present the sanctioned intake is 60 with a provision of admitting six diploma holders in the third semester under lateral entry scheme. We follow Outcome Based Education (OBE), and is accredited by NAAC.
The department possesses eminent and experienced teaching faculty with strong publications. We have faculty members who are Ph D degree holders from IIT and NIT and with vast teaching experience. Faculty members have professional affiliations in IGS, IE (India), ISTE etc. The department boasts of excellent Academic experience imparted by our experienced and friendly faculty members. Students are consistently encouraged to improve their Academic credentials along with developing technical skills.
The department laboratories are equipped with all the required instruments and machines for different laboratory as well as field tests. In addition to imparting Laboratory courses to students in accordance with KTU syllabus, the Department provides Consultancy works to Governmental and Non Governmental agencies with the aid of Civil engineering laboratories such as Surveying lab, Material Testing lab, Geotechnical Engineering lab, Environmental Engineering lab, Transportation Engineering lab, Concrete lab and Computer Aided Drafting lab. The Department has MoUs with Govermental and Non governmental agencies for Consultancy works and Training programs. In addition to Central Library the Department has a Department Library with a good collection of various books.
Our students have membership in various student bodies like Institute of Engineers India (IEI) Chapter, Indian Society for technical education (ISTE), Association of Civil Engineering. The students get a chance to participate in various co-curricular, and extra-curricular activities with the aid of these professional bodies.