Department of Civil Engineering

Started in the year 2011, the Department of Civil Engineering at CKCET strives to develop and impart technical knowledge and professional skills required for Civil Engineering practice in students through excellence in teaching and research activities. 

We clearly understand the role played by every civil engineer and their importance in the construction of buildings as buildings mean a lot to many people. Besides high-quality teaching and instruction, several R&D and consultancy projects are carried out to produce highly competent and capable professionals. The Department ensures a dynamic process of learning that emphasizes open-ended design, teamwork, and problem-solving skills.

Quality Policy

The Department is committed to providing quality education through well-trained faculty members and help students excel in their domains through continual improvement and campus placements. Short term courses are organized from time to time to enhance knowledge and skills of both students and faculty members in their respective field of interest.


The Department is equipped with the following laboratories:

  • Strength of Materials Lab
  • Hydraulics Engineering Lab
  • Concrete and Highways Engineering Lab
  • Survey Lab
  • Soil Mechanics Lab
  • Environmental Engineering Lab
  • CADD Lab
  • Advanced Structural Engineering Lab
  • Drawing Lab
  • Research and Consultancy Lab

Department Library

The Department Library has an excellent collection of more than 250 books, enhancing the knowledge of students and faculty members. These include National and International Books and Journals in the areas of Concrete Technology, Construction Management, Structural Engineering, Wastewater Management, Rehabilitation Structures and Environmental Engineering.

Academic Year 2018-19

S.No Programme Date Description/ Activity/Topic Speaker


Guest Lecture

14.07.2018 Global Climatic Changes – Effect on Building aging – Specifically Waterproofing


AGM, Bangalore

2 21.08.2018 Construction Project Management

Er Suresh Babu,

Prop. Uma Construction,


3 28.09.2018 Innovative Construction Techniques in Civil Engineering

Er. Sudeesh Rajendran, Senior Project Manager,

Gammon India Pvt. LTD

4 Association Inauguration 21.08.2018 Student Magazine & Department Newsletter were released by Chief Guest

Er Suresh Babu,

Prop. Uma Construction,


5 One Day Workshop 26.09.2018 Employable & Competent Engineering From CKCET

Mr.R. Subbarayan,

Consultant Facilitator, Chennai

6 One Day Workshop 25.09.2018

CADD Drawing

CADD Modeling

C.Murugan, Design Engineer,

Vector Solution, Pondicherry

7 IoT & AI 12.02.2019  “Emerging Technologies in IOT”


Project Developer,

JP Info Tech,


8 National Level Technical Symposium 16.02.2019 INTECKGRITY’19


Dean, Anna University, Pattukottai

9 Industrial Guest Lecture 27.03.2019 Good Construction practice & Recent trends in Cement Manufacturing


JK Cement, Pondicherry

Sl. No

Name Qualification Designation


Dr. K. Sakthimurugan M.E., Ph.D, Professor


Dr. J. Padmapriya M.Tech.,Ph.D., Associate Professor


Mr. D. Saravanan M.E. Associate Professor


Mr. K. Ramamoorthy M.E., Assistant Professor


Mr. S. Manigandan M.E., Assistant Professor


Mr. T. Santhosh Kumar M.E., Assistant Professor


Mr. G. Adhithyavijay M.E., Assistant Professor


Mr. M. Shyam Kumar M.E., Assistant Professor


Ms. B. Sumithra M.E., Assistant Professor


Mr. V. Thamilselvan M.E., Assistant Professor


Mr. S. SASHMITHA M.E., Assistant Professor