The Civil department started in the year 2008 – 09 with an intake of 60 students + 20% of intake through lateral entry. The intake was increased to 120 from the year 2009-10 + 20% of intake through lateral entry students. Well qualified, Experienced and dedicated teaching faculties of the department lay the foundation for the academic performance.
Every year during IV semester studies all the II year Civil Engineering students undergo survey camp at Hill stations like Thiruvannamalai. This gives a real practical experience in the surveying field.