Top Civil Engineering colleges in Karnataka

National Institute of Technology, Surathkal (NITK)

National Institute of Technology Karnataka, formerly known as Karnataka Regional Engineering College, also known as NITK Surathkal, is a public engineering university at Surathkal, Mangalore.

The Department offers one undergraduate, five post-graduate and also research programmes leading to bachelor, master and doctoral degrees. The Department has well-experienced faculty, skilled technical staff, and well-equipped laboratories. It is a recognized QIP center for training of faculty from other engineering colleges and polytechnics. The Department has been always in the forefront in taking up R&D initiatives and Industrial Consultancy assignments.

Rashtreeya Vidyalaya College of Engineering, Bengaluru (RVCE)

Rashtreeya Vidyalaya College of Engineering is a private technical co-educational college located in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. Established in 1963, RVCE has 11 departments in engineering, one school in architecture, and a Master of Computer Applications department.

The Department was established in the year 1963 with the UG program (B.E.in Civil Engineering) and is one of the oldest branches of RVCE. The department has been imparting quality education to meet the technological advancement and industrial requirements. The present intake for the undergraduate program is 120 and is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University(VTU) Belagavi with an Autonomous status. The department started two PG programs under VTU in Structural Engineering and Highway Technology in the year 2006 and 2009 respectively with a total intake of 36 students. The department is also involved in research and development and is a recognized research center under VTU. B.E in Civil Engineering program is accredited by NBA for three years in 2003, 2007, for two years in 2013 and for 3 years in 2016. PG Highway technology programme has been accredited by NBA for three years in 2017.

BMS College of Engineering, Bengaluru (BMSCE)

B.M.S. College of Engineering is an autonomous engineering college in Basavangudi, Bangalore, India. The college, started in 1946 by B. M. Sreenivasaiah, was the first private sector initiative in technical education in India and is run by the BMS Educational Trust.

The Department of Civil Engineering was one of the three branches started when BMS college of Engineering was established in 1946. In the past seven decades, the department has seen a lot of progress in academics, research and consultancy. In the year 2008, the UG program was given the academic autonomous status by VTU which enabled us to have our own curriculum to enhance knowledge, skills and attitudes in students. The department boasts of three PG courses namely Construction Technology, Environmental Engineering and Transportation Engineering and Management. In addition, the department is recognized as a research center by VTU and as a QIP center by MHRD, which has changed the status of the department from primarily UG department to the research-based learning center. So far about 9 candidates have acquired PhD from their research center and more than 50 are pursuing PhD and MSc (Engg.). All this was achievable due to dedicated teaching and non-teaching faculty and the support from the generous management. They have 32 faculty members both from UG & PG, of which 23 have acquired highest qualification in the form of PhD. Their infrastructure has been state-of-the-art for which they thank several funding agencies apart from the World Bank funded TEQIP and the ever encouraging management. Quality of students and their achievements in curricular and co-curricular activities have branded our department as a leading center of learning, not only in India but also abroad. In the year 2014, the National Board of Accreditation, India has given them Six years of accreditation under Tier-I (Washington Accord) recognizing our academic accomplishments.

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