Civil Engineering is the most versatile and single largest branch among all the Engineering Branches with a lot of diversity. It can be considered as the profession in which knowledge of the mathematical and physical sciences gained by study, experience and practice is applied with judgement to develop ways to utilize economically the materials and forces of the nature for the progressive well being of man.
The Department of Civil Engineering was established in PRSCET in the year 2005. The department actively pursues students to address the challenges faced by Civil Engineers in the 21st century. It encompasses well qualified, experienced and dedicated faculty who motivates and guides students in their overall development. Well equipped laboratories help students to interact with the field and gain experience. Technical talks and workshops organized frequently give them exposure to latest technological developments. Academic performance of the students for the past years ranks top among the colleges under the Kerala University and Kerala Technical University. The department also plays a very active role in rural housing services for the Perumkadavila Block Panchayath.
Students from other Engineering College use our Laboratory facility for M.Tech thesis works and our Qualified Staff assist them.
Job opportunities of Civil Engineers are the greatest and all our passed out students are employed in India and abroad. We also assist the students in GATE coaching and PSC Examinations.
Civil Enginering Department undertakes the following works.
Soil testing for different types of constructions Construction materials testing; Bricks,steel etc.Surveying; Chain survey/ total station Guidance and support for Low cost building construction Building construction supervision Building plan and estimation and Structural design Maintenance of old structures; Buildings, walls etc.