mangalore engineering college

Department of Civil Engineering

The Civil Engineering Department at the PACE is one of the top, second to none in the whole of Mangalore region in terms of faculty and facilities. We are proud to have students from India and abroad (NRI). In view of the requirement of large number of Civil Engineers due to huge investment by Government of India in infrastructure development, the Department of Civil Engineering was started from the academic year 2010. The department has been imparting quality education to meet the technological advancement and industrial requirements.

Our motto at the Civil Engineering Department is to: "Bridge the gap between academia and industry". The Civil Engineering Department provides state-of-the-art facilities and infrastructure facilities to achieve this motto by providing our expertise in teaching and learning to our students in order to shape their character as professional, future efficient and effective civil and construction engineers. The department is having six different laboratories equipped with advanced and sophisticated equipments like Total Station, Universal Testing Machine, compression testing machine, triaxial and consolidation testing units. Computer lab is having licensed softwares like ETABS STAADPRO, AUTOCAD etc. which the students can use for analysis, design & drawing of structures. Civil Engineering Association has been established so that the students can take part in these association activities and enrich their technical knowledge and also improve their confidence level through addressing, gathering, group discussions. It has infrastructural facilities for carrying out various tests on all building materials, Soil and Water samples. As a part of consultancy the department offers services like topographical survey including contouring, analysis and design of concrete and steel structures, Water sample analysis, quality assurance inspection and building materials testing for many private, state and central government organization.

Each staff member in our department puts forward a strong commitment to achieve the highest standards of teaching to our students and makes a limitless contribution towards their development and success as future engineers. Our growth as a department is unlimited and can be maximized by working together as a cohesive unit to all our staff members and administrative staff.

Message from HOD

Dr. Palakshappa K

Professor and Head, Department of Civil Engineering

At the civil engineering department in PACE, we all envision our graduates to be self-reliant civil engineers who will have all cognitive, practical and transferable skills that allow him/her to express his/her ideas clearly and continuously update his/her knowledge to cope with the fast pace of emerging new breed of structures. Each of my colleagues puts forward a strong commitment to achieve the highest standards of teaching to our students and makes a limitless contribution towards their development and success as future engineers.

Our Department imparts strong theoretical foundations to graduates combined with practical experience in various areas by its dedicated faculty with adequate infrastructure. Our department is aware about the major challenges lying ahead in the endless endeavour for growth and expansion. The objective of Civil Engineering Department is to produce Competent, disciplined quality Engineers and administrators through education par excellence, to establish the department as the center of excellence in civil engineering education shaping the youth into prosperous civil Engineers. We aim to make the department, the highest seat of learning, preparing men women with a strong conceptual foundation coupled with practical insight to meet the global business changes. We will provide an educational environment where students can reach their full potential in civil engineering discipline and to produce exemplary professional civil engineers of high ethics.

Finally, as academic mentors we promise to give our full thrust to ensure and guarantee the success of our students not only in their college life but also will make sure that the training imparted to them will help them in their careers to be the real ambassadors of the civil engineering and construction engineering discipline locally and internationally.


Dr.Palakshappa K

Designation Professor,HOD

Qualification : Ph.d

Interested Area : Hydraulics & Irrigation Engineering

Dr. Ugyen Gyurme

Designation Professor

Qualification : Ph.D

Interested Area : Geo Hydrology

Mr. Yathish H

Designation Assistant Professor

Qualification : B.E, M.Tech(Ph.d)

Interested Area : Water Resources Engineering AndManagement

Mr. Praveen Suvarna

Designation Assistant Professor

Qualification : B.E,AMIE,ACCE, M.Tech,PE

Interested Area : Structural Engineering

Mr.Rajath Hegde

Designation Assistant Professor

Qualification : M.Tech

Interested Area : Constrction Engineering & Management

Mr. Badruddin P M

Designation Assistant Professor

Qualification : B.E, M.Tech

Interested Area : Structural, Transportation

Mr.Chethan K

Designation Assistant Professor

Qualification : M.Sc ,M.Tech

Interested Area : Geotechnical Engineering

Ms. Namitha Mohan

Designation Assistant Professor

Qualification : B.E, M. Tech

Interested Area : Structural Engg


Designation Assistant Professor

Qualification : B.E, M.Tech

Interested Area : Enviromental Engineering

Mr.Jasim P P

Designation Assistant Professor

Qualification : M.Tech

Interested Area : Constrction Technology


Designation Assistant Professor

Qualification : M.Tech

Interested Area : Environmental Engineering

Mr.Ravikiran N

Designation Assistant Professor

Qualification : M.Tech

Interested Area : Construction Technology

Mr.Shrikant Moger

Designation Assistant Professor

Qualification : M.Tech

Interested Area : Computer Aided Design & Structures

Ms.Athira R Prasad

Designation Assistant Professor

Qualification : M.Tech

Interested Area : Construction Technology & Management

Mr. Vivek N Mayya

Designation Assistant Professor

Qualification : B.E, M.Tech

Interested Area : Construction Technology

Mr. Arun Kumar H S

Designation Assistant Professor

Qualification : B.E, M.Tech

Interested Area : Marine Structures


Designation Assistant Professor

Qualification : B.E, M.Tech

Interested Area : Construction Technology

Mr. Sanketh Rai S

Designation Assistant Professor

Qualification : B.E, M.Tech

Interested Area : Structural Engineering

Ms. Kadijathul Athoofa

Designation Assistant professor

Qualification : M. Tech

Interested Area : Computer Aided Design and Structure

Basavaraj N H

Designation Assistant Professor

Qualification : M.Tech

Interested Area : Computer Aided Design and Structure

Sudhesh A S

Designation Assistant Professor

Qualification : M.Tech

Interested Area : Computer Aided Design and Structure

Course Details

P.A. College of Engineering is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi, affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum and recognised by Government of Karnataka.

P.A. College of Engineering offers Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) in the following courses.

Branch Intake of Students Course Duration
Civil Engineering 120 4 years

Note: Lateral Entry Eligibility

Candidates shall have passed a three year Diploma in Engineering with minimum of 45% marks (40% for SC/ST) in the final year.

Seat Allotment

The allotment and distribution of the seats are as follows

  • Common Entrance Test (CET) by Government of Karnataka - 40% Seats
  • Management Quota – 60% Seats

CET admissions procedure

CET is conducted every year by the government of Karnataka through the Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA). Only Karnataka students can appear for this entrance exam.

The seat allocation depends on the rank and choice of the student. The fee structure is decided by the Govt. of Karnataka every year.

Please refer to the KEA website for more details.

Management quota admissions procedure

Candidates interested to join under management/ NRI quota has to collect the Brochure and application forms from the Admissions Office and submit the duly filled in forms along with the documents required and photographs. After the document verification, they have to attend the counselling session. Admission slip/ Payment receipts need to be retained for future reference.

Students may also download the application forms and brochure online. Please contact Admissions Officer for more details.


The candidate shall have passed the Second year Pre-University of XII std or equivalent examinations with physics and mathematics as compulsory subjects, along with one of the following subjects: Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biology/ Electronics and shall have secured not less than 45% of the aggregate marks in optional subjects with English as one of the languages of the study. 40% marks in case of Karnataka candidates who belong to SC, ST and OBC.

Educational Loan Assistance

We support the students with all the necessary documents required to avail educational loan facility from the banks of their choice.


Scholarship is available for meritorious students. Scholarship amount depends on the marks scored in core subjects in PUC/Plus Two exams. Please contact Admissions Officer for more details.

Documents required

The following documents need to be produced at the time of admission

  • SSLC marks card – Original and 2 copies
  • PUC/ Plus Two marks card – Original and 2 copies
  • Conduct Certificate from the institution last attended.
  • Transfer Certificate from the institution last attended.
  • Migration Certificate for Non Karnataka students.
  • Passport Size photographs – 5 numbers.

Admission Officer

Mobile:+91 9980022000
Landline: 0824 2284704

  1. Third party inspection team member and Nodal officer for works carried out by Udupi Nirmithi Kendra, Udupi Municipal Corporation, Karnataka Rural Infrastructure development ltd. Udupi subdivision and Branch subdivision, PWD Udupi, Panchayath Raj Engineering subdivision Udupi, under Udupi Taluk.
  2. Third party inspection team member for Mangalore urban development Authority
  3. CALAMITY RELIEF and MP FUND WORKS, third party inspection team member for Mangalore City Corporation and PWD, Mangalore circle
  4. Third party inspection team member for MPLADS, KLLADS CALAMITY FUND WORKS, water supply division works of Mangalore and Bantwal subdivision of Panchayath Raj engineering division.
  5. Third party consultant and inspection team member for all works undertaken by D.K.Nirmithi Kendra.
  6. Third party inspection team member for MPLADS, KLLADS, CALAMITY, CM FUND WORKS IN ULB’S OF
    • Mulky Town Municipality
    • Ullal Town Municipality
    • Bantwal Town Municipality
    • Aso SFC, TFC and Municipality Fund Works
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UgyenGyurmeand Puranik, SC, “Optimum depth of drilling for groundwater around Tibetan camp near Mundgod, Uttar Kannada district, Karnataka”. Jour. App. Hydrol. Vol.15, No.4, pp. 38-41, 2002.
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H. Vijay, T. N Shridhara and S.O Ojoawo, “Effects of the Physico-Chemical Characteristics of Treated Wastewater Effluents on Their Reuse in Plain Concrete Works”, Journal of Emerging Trends in Engineering and Applied Sciences, ISSN: 2141-7016, vol. 5, no. 2, pp. 74-82, 2014.
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NilavKarna, Yathish, Pruthviraj U, “Scour Protection Devices for bridge piers” Proceedings National Conference on Sustainable water Resource Management (SWARM), NITK Suratkal, Karnataka, India, Jan2009.
UgyenGyurme, K.R. Olerkar and S.C. Puranik “Agricultural Suitability of Groundwater Samples around Tibetan Settlement, KushalnagarTaluka, Mysore District, Karnataka”. Natl. sem. Agriculture development and Rural Drinking Water,Bhopal, India, 4-5 April 2007.
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Themes Ongoing Projects
Civil Low cost housing technology
Sustainable water resources utilization
Internal curing of concrete
Waste Management

Department Library

Civil Department have a well occupied and well maintained Library, where in reference books are accessed and utilized by students as well as faculties for information on various subjects.


The Department has excellent laboratory infrastructural facilities and the Students are trained in the following laboratories to enhance their practical skills.


Applied engineering geology lab have 39 mineral samples, 26 rock samples, 2 sets of hardness scale and 10 models.


Geotechnical engineering lab in the department have 4 and 2 number of equipments for conduction of core cutter, liquid limit, shrinkage limit and plastic limit test’s and 1 each of permeability test, Triaxial test, consolidation test, Laboratory vane shear test, proctor test, unconfined compression and Direct shear test apparatus. One each of Electronic weighing machine, Sample Extruder, Rapid Moisture Meter, Auger and Hot Air oven is also available.

H. H. M. LAB

H.H.M lab is occupied with One each of Francis turbine, Peltan turbine, Venturimeter, V-notch, Rectangular notch, Trapezoidal notch, Single Stage centrifugal pump, Friction of flow in a pipe with s. s. tank and Hydraulic Coeficient of a vertical orifice with S.S. Tank apparatus. This Lab is intended to make the students aware of the all the aspects which comes under the fluid flow.


Civil department have well equipped Environmental engineering lab where in 24 number of Burettes, 5 number of Hot plates and 2 number of Imnaffo cones with stand is available. Lab is also occupied with one number each of Muffle Furnace, Electronic weighing Balance, Conductivity Meter with Cell, PH meter with electrode, Nepholometer Digital, Spectra meter, Autoclave 12 x 12”, Hot air oven, Incubator 18 x 18”, Flame Photometer, Water bath, Water Distillation Unit, Aerator, PH Pen and Jar Test.


C A D lab is equipped with a full set of 4 Projectors, 3 Printers, 1 Scanner, 30 Desktop with C.P.U which caters to the need of students.


Concrete and highway material testing lab imparts basic knowledge to students on concrete technology and highway construction materials. The major equipments include 2 Slump Cones with tamping Rod, 2 Vicat Apparatus, 6 Le-Chalter Mould, 12 Cube Moulds (7.06cm), 9 Standard Sand Grade, 2 Blair Air Permeability Machine, 2 Le-Chalter Flask, 1 Split Tensile Test Device, 12 Cube mould (150mm), 1 Vibrating Table, 1 Flexural testing Machine, 1 Aggregate Crushing Value, 4 Thickness Gauge + Length Gauge, 1 Angularity Number, 1 Analytical Balance, 1 Ductility Testing machine, 1 Viscosity Apparatus, 1 Ring and Ball Apparatus, 9 G. I. tray 2’ x 2’ + 18” x 18”, 4 Stop Watch, 1 Auto Clave (Cement) and 1 Marshal Stability Test Machine.


This lab emphasizes the use of different types of machines to obtain the strength of basic materials. Major equipments in lab includes 1 each of UTM, Rockwell cum Brinell Hardness testing Machine with all standard accessories, Shear test Machine, Vikers Apparatus, Compression Test Machine I00T, Sieve Shaker , Impact Testing machine , Torsion Testing Machine with all standard Accessories , Impact Testing Machine for Charpy & Izod with all standard accessories , and Torsion testing Machine. 2 Each of Electronic Weighing Balance 30Kg, Coarse Sieves Full Set, Fine Sieves Full Set, Hot air oven, and Bulk density cylinder.


This lab enables students to be familiar with the concepts of surveying. Students are trained to handle different measurement instruments which includes 25 Ranging Rods, 10 Wooden Cross Staff, 10 Prismatic Compass, 10 Leveling Staff, 6 Plane Table Set, 10 Dumpy Level with tripod, 2 Surveyors Compass, 2 Electronic Distance Meter, 1 EDM Out door, 10 Chains 30m + 20m, 10 Metallic weir tape, 10 Theodolite, 1 Total station, and 1 Total Station Software.

“The College has an excellent academic atmosphere with experienced faculty. Throughout my time at P.A. College of Engineering, I have been able to develop as an engineer by the knowledge acquired and as a professional due to the encouragement I received from all.”

Zulfikar Ali P., Currently pursuing MS.

“I’m fortunate to have spent the best days of my student life in the Dept. of Civil Engineering. I feel proud to be an active member of civil engineering student’s forum “F.O.R.C.E” (Fraternity of Rising Civil Engineers) and civil engineering fest “STHAPATI”. I’m thankful to the civil engineering department faculty for providing me with an education that changed my life”

Archana Gopinath, Lecturer, Dept. of Civil Engineering, P.A. Polytechnic

List of Academic Activities: 2018-19


Department of Civil, PACE Mangalore has organised two day workshop on Revit Architecture for students of fifth semester on 9 th and 10 th November 2018. Mr. Rajesh, Centre Head, CADD centre Bendoorwell was the Chief Guest for the inaugural function. Gracious presence of Dr. Abdul Sharief, Principal and Dr. Ramis M K, Vice Principal has further elaborated inaugural function.

Main objective of the session was to give an insight to the use and practice of Revit Architecture for the design of building structures especially for 5th Semesters students. The workshop was conducted in four sessions under resource persons Mr. Rohan and Mr. Jackson from CADD centre. The workshop was very informative and has laid foundation and widening knowledge of students and made them aware about opportunities regarding the use of Revit Architecture in building design.

Under the headship of Dr. Palakshappa. Head, Department of Civil Engineering, Enormous effort made by Prof. Mr. Praveen Suvarna, Program co-coordinator, support from faculty members and laborious effort by Student co-ordinators and non teaching staff, has paved programme to the peak of success.


The Civil department of P.A College of Engineering has organized the inaugural function of the department association FORCE, “Fraternity of Rising Civil Engineers” on 25 th September 2018 at Edusat hall, P.A. College of engineering. Er.Vijaya Vishnu Mayya, Consultant Engineer and President of ACCE, Mangluru has graced the occasion as Chief Guest accompanied by Dr.M.K.Nagraj, Er.Mahesh raj Pai, Er. Suresha.S.N. In addition, his gracious presence of The Principal Dr. Abdul sharief, PA college of Engineering has further elaborated the function. The program commenced with a prayer, welcome speech my Dr. Palakshappa, Head of the Dept. Civil Engineering, PACE, followed by officially inauguration of association by the chief guest, Er.Vijaya Vishnu Mayya by launching the new logo of FORCE. New coordinators and members of the association were welcomed and congratulated by the chief guest. After the inaugural function, Chief Guest Er.Vijaya Vishnu Mayya delivered a talk on “LEADERSHIP AND ATTITUDE”.

It was observed that the day was further enlightened by following enlightening Technical talks.

  • Technical talk on “Coping with water scarcity” by Dr. M.K. Nagaraj, Professor NITK
  • Technical talk on “Sagarmala & the scope for community development” by esteemed Guest Er.Suresha S N ,Professor, NITK
  • A technical talk on latest trends in dry mortar technology by Er.MAHESH RAJ PAI, President of Ramco Cements Ltd.

In a nutshell, program was an utter successful and sincere gratitude to guest of honor, resources persons, all invitees and undeniably to the Management, PACE Mangalore.

List of Academic Activities: 2017-18


The Civil department of P.A College of Engineering has organized an inaugural function of the department association “FORCE”, (Fraternity of Rising Civil Engineers) on 25th September 2017 at Edusat hall, PA College of engineering. An inaugural function was graced by Chief Guest Dr. Subhas Yaregal, Professor Department of civil engineering, NITK, accompanied by Er.Sandeep and Er. Manjunath (RAMCO Rep.). The ceremony commenced with a prayer enlightening the gathering.

Dr. Palakshappa, HOD, Dept. Of Civil Engineering, welcome address. Welcoming the chief guest and other dignitaries. Following this the association was officially inaugurated by the chief guest, Dr. Subhas Yaregal by launching the new logo of FORCE. The new coordinators and members of the association were florally welcomed by the chief guest. The principal Dr. Abdul shareef presided over the function and appreciated the association for its past work. Vice Principal Dr.Ramees MK encouraged the students about the function. The president of the association Mr. Sanjith dev invited the members of the association for floral welcome. Invited guest of honour and Executive members of FORCE Audience including staff members and students List of newly elected members of FORCE for the year 2017-18

Incharge Faculties

Main Coordinator Prof. Yathish 9880980373
Treasurer Prof. Ravikiran 9008820555
Stage Organizer Prof. Amrutha 9590935226
Public Relation Prof. Rajath Hegde 8152009383
Report Prof. Vivek N Mayya 9035153620
Attendance Prof. Jasim P 9743089276
Feedback Prof. Sanketh Rai 9964677268

Student Co-ordinates

President Sanjith Dev 7 B 9739391612
Vice President Keshava
Secretary Zuhaira
Joint Secretary Ruhal
Hiba M.
Treasure 1.Mir Majaid Manzoor
Stage Org. 1.Faizal Ahmed
2.Hiba M. Shareef
3.Abdul Razik
Public Relation 1.Nafeesath Minnat

Technical Talk on Concrete and Concrete Mix Design

An opportunity was grabbed in order to benefit students especially VII semester, A technical talk on “Concrete Mix Design” was arranged in association with Association Of Consulting Civil Engineer’s, Mangalore and RAMCO Cement Ltd., on the occasion of inaugural function of FORCE 2017-18, at Edusat Hall, PACE campus. Chief Guest Prof. SubhashYargal, professor at NITK and active member of ACCE, Mangalore, gracefully embraced session covering following important points.

  • The primary aim of a mix design.
  • Long term qualities and performance,
  • The relationship between design parameters and rheological properties,
  • Mathematical calculations based on absolute volume method
  • properties of fresh and hardened concrete

The talk was informative and useful for the students. With the support of all civil faculties and students, the programme was successfully completed.


An interactive technical talk on “Green Highway Policy” was organized in association with Association Of Consulting Civil Engineer’s, Mangalore and RAMCO Cement Ltd., on 22nd September 2017, on occasion of Techno-Week 2017

Honorable Dr. Suresha S.N. an active member of ACCE, Mangalore, was the key speaker, and gave informative speech on following point

  • Promoting research and innovation in green pathways sector,
  • Integrated green corridor development along upcoming highways projects,
  • Making green highway mission self sustainable,
  • Creating sustained employment for 1 lakh workers.

Among fortunate audience were all teaching staff and students of VII semester, department of Civil Engineering. Programme was appreciably successful

Motivational Talk on “Believe in Yourself"

Department of Civil Engineering of P.A College of Engineering, Mangaluru, organized a motivational talk on “Believe in Yourself”, an inspirational speech by Mr. Niharuddin S Sheikh, HR manager, Krishnan and Company, Chennai, on 9th August 2017

Faculty members present during Inaugural Session were

  • Dr. Palakshappa.K (Head, Department of Civil Engineering, PACE, Mangaluru)
  • Dr. Ugyen Gyurme. (Professor, Civil Department PACE, Mangaluru)
  • Mr. Rajath Hegde (Asst. Professor Civil Department PACE, Mangaluru)
  • Mr. Chethan K. (Asst. Professor Civil Department PACE, Mangaluru)

Mr. Niharuddin emphasized the relevance and need for the students to believe in themselves and encouraged to build confidence among them.

  • Enhanced the confidence why to believe in you
  • Tips how to believe in yourself
  • Exposure to Employment and Entrepreneurial potentials increased in engineering and management principles

Mr. Niharuddin culminated the session, asking the feedback of the program. Programme successfully concluded with Vote of thanks by Dr. Ugyen Gyurme.

Celebration of World Water day and Engineer’s week

Civil Engineering forum FORCE celebrated “Water Day” on the occasion of “world water day” and Engineer’s Week-2017 in association with Association Of Consulting Civil Engineer’s,Mangaluru and ACC Cement Ltd., on 22nd March 2017 at multipurpose hall, PACE campus.

After a warm inaugural session, there was a technical talk on “coping with water scarcity” by Honorable Chief Guest Mr. M.K Nagaraj professor at NITK and active member of ACCE, Mangalore.

The day was further elaborated by a second technical talk on recipe of making durable concrete by Er.Anil Baliga stressing on key points like cement,water,aggregates,chemical admixtures, Typical relationship between Loss of Strength & Air Voids in Concret, Why structures need to be durable, How to preserve our earth by making durable concrete.

A supportive talk on scarcity of water is given by Dr. Abdul Sharief, the Princpal, PACE and Dr.Palakshappa.HOD With the support of all civil faculties and students, the programme was successfully completed.

Academic Activities (Professional and Student activities)
SI No Date Name of the Event Resource Person Topic
1 07/02/18 Faculty Development Program Mrs. LuginaMarinda  Counsellor, Psychotherapist and Course Coordinator at St Agnes College PG Centre Understanding & Dealing with Adolescents
2 12/03/18 Faculty Development Program Mr. PrashanthPai from Art of Living Foundation. Art of Living
3 29/03/18 Engineers week-2018 Technical talk Mr. Anil Baliga Consulting Civil Engineer Mangalore Delivered a technical on Civil Engineering Evolution and Revolution
4 29/03/18 Technical talk Prof.Shrihari Professor NITK Surathkal Delivered a technical on Advanced Solid waste treatment Technologies
5 29/03/18 Technical talk Er. Raghavendra Holla

Assistant Professor - Selection Grade - Department of Civil Engineering, MIT, Manipal
Delivered a technical on Fast crack construction using GFRG wall
6 03/05/18 Inter college fest- STHAPATI 18 Prof. B.S. Nagendra Prakash Registrar, Mangalore University Was the chief guest and addressed the students about opportunities for engineers, innovation and Environment/Green campus

Student Activities 2017-18
SI No Date Name of the Event Place Remarks
1 20/7/2017 to 27/7/2017 Internship Programme Tharaka Constructions, Mangalore. Final Year Students (20 members) attended
2 27/7/2017 to 2/8/2017 Internship Programme at Marian Constructions, Mangalore. Final Year Students (16 members) attended
3 19/9/2017 Engineer’s day and Technical talkDr.Suresha S.N. Professor, NITK, surathkal PACE Topic : Green Highway policy
4 25/09/17 FORCE- inauguration and Technical talk by Dr.SubhashYargal Professor NITK Surathkal PACE Topic : Concrete and concrete mix design
5 24/9/2017 Industrial visit Visit to Flyover connecting Jokatte railway gate , Mangalore All Final year students visited the site
6 3/11/2017 NIRMAN 2017. International civil engineering students symposium at BMS college of engineering Bangalore BMS Institute of Technology bangalore Participated in Debate , treasure hunt , Quiz.. Ms. Hiba Sherif bagged second place in debate
7 28/02/18 & 01/03/18 Technical exhibition and quiz National Science Regional Centre, Pilikula, Mangalore 3rd year studentswon second prize in exhibition
8 12/03/18 AJIET, Technical fest A. J. Institute of Engineering and Technology Mangaluru, Students Participated in many events Mr. Mohammed SafeerVIII sem Civil Enggsecured II place in paper presentation on “Plastic Roads”
9 26/03/18 SENTIA-MITE Technical Fest Mangalore Institute of Technology & Engineering, Students won 2nd Prize in Quiz
10 29/03/18 THANTRAJNA-18 KVG College of Engineering, Sullia Participated
11 10/04/18 Technical Fest SreedeviCollege of Engineering, Mangalore Students participated in various events
12 12/04/18 Technical Fest Anjuman College of Engineering and Technology, Bhatkal 1st prize in paper presentation
Research Papers Published by Faculty in Journals/Conferences
Sl. No. Name of the Teacher (s) Department Title of Paper Publication citation National or International Journal
1 Vivek N Mayya Civil Engineering Performance studies on Stabillized soil for Interlocking Bricks International journal of Engineering research in Management and Technology. Vol-6, issue-5, May 2017 International
2 Chethan K Civil Engineering Improvement in bearing capacity of shallow foundation by using geogrids. IOSR Journal of Civil Engineering , Vol 14, issue 4, ver.2 July-Aug 2017 International
3 Chethan K Civil Engineering Correlation between physical properties and CBR values of Mangalore region. IOSR Journal of Civil Engineering , Vol 14, issue 4, ver.2 July-Aug 2017 International
4 Arun Kumar&Praveen Suvarna Civil Engineering Effect of Submerged Costal Rigid Vegetation On Wave Attenuation Using Open Source Cfd Tool –REEF3D International Journal Of Earth Science And Engineering Vol.10,No 4 ,PP 892-897 International
5 Yathish H Civil Engineering Study of local Scour Around Round Nosed Bridge Pier National conference on Water Conservation And Management In The Coastal Regions,Organized by VCET Puttur between 12-14 October 2017 National Conference
FDP/STTP/Seminars/Workshops: Participated/Attended
Sl. No. Name of the Teacher Name of the Conference etc. Place Date Invited/Deputed
01 Mr. Ravikiran N Faculty Development Program YOJANAA-2018 VCET PUTTUR 01/02/2018 to 03/02/2018 Participated
02 Mr. Sanketh rai s Faculty Development Program YOJANAA-2018 VCET PUTTUR 01/02/18 to 03/02/18 Participated
03 Mr. RajathHegde K
Mr. Chethan K
Mr. Jhasim P P
Faculty Development Program on Software Application Laboratory DSATM, Bangalore 08.01.2018 to 11.01.2018 Participated
04 Mr. Yathish H Faculty Development Program GIAN-2018 Organized at NITK, SURATHKAL 04-12-2017 to 08-12-2017 Participated
05 Dr. Palakshappa K National conference on Emerging Trends in Science and Engineering SMVIT, Udupi 28.04.2018 Participated as Chair Person of the Conference

List of Academic Activities: 2016-17

Academic Activities (Professional and Student activities)
SINo Date Name of theEvent Resource Person Topic
1 12/2/2016 General talk Mr. Mohammed Ismayil K Tutor, Yenepoya, Civil Service Academy, Mangalore Union Public Service Commission(UPSC)
2 29/3/2016 Technical talk by ACCE Prof. SubhashYargal Professor NITK Surathkal Concrete and Concrete Mix Design
3 29/3/2016 Technical Talk Mr. Ekanath Dandakeri Structural Engineer, Sigma Engineers Mangalore Cracks In Concrete
4 19/9/2016 Technical Talk Mr. Arun Prabha K S, CEO, Skycell Towers and Infrastructures Pvt. Lmt Mangalore Parallel Engineering
5 22/3/2017 Technical Talk Mr. Anil Baliga Structural Engineer, Chemical Expert Mangalore Making Durable Concrete
6 22/3/2017 Technical Talk Dr. M K Nagaraj Professor NITK Surathkal Cop up with scarcity of water
7 18/4/2017 Technical course seminar Mr. Akash and Mr. Janardhan, CADD centre, Bendoor Well, Mangalore Auto Cad, Revit Architect, Staad-Pro and Primavera
8 19/4/2017 Faculty development programme Mr. Anwar Areekkal, Senior Project Manager, IBM, Bangalore Exploring the potential
9 11/5/2017 Inter college fest-STHAPATI 17 Mr.M Chandrashekar, Executive Engineer, Mangalore University Technical events-CAD, Civil quiz, carom, etc
10 9/8/2017 Motivational Talk Mr. Niharuddin S Sheikh,HR manager, Krishnan and Company, Chennai. Believe In Yourself
11 18/8/2017 Mind mastery programme Prof. Surfraz J Hasim, Academic Director, PACE, Mangalore Explore your mind
12 22/9/2017 Technical Talk Dr. Suresha S.N. member of ACCE Techno-Week 2017 Green Highway policy
13 25/9/2017 Force inauguration and Technical talk Prof. SubhashYargal Professor NITK Surathkal Concrete and concrete mix design
Students Activities
SI No Date Name of the event Participants Topic Remarks
1 10/4/2017 ENIGMA- Inter college technical fest, BIT Mangalore Shivakumar (8thsem)
Brundha H(8thsem)
Survey Hunting 1stPrize of Rs 3000 with certificate
2 10/4/2017 ENIGMA- Inter college technical fest, BIT Mangalore Junaid(6thsem)
CAD Mania 1st Prize of Rs 2000 with certificate
3 20/7/2017 to 27/7/201 7 Internship Programme at Tharaka Constructions, Mangalore. Final Year Students (20 members) PSC bridge, Water collection Tank. Certificates issued by authorities to all students
4 27/7/201 7 to 2/8/2017 Internship Programme at Marian Constructions, Mangalore. Final Year Students (16 members) Shuttering, Survey instruments, QC & QA, Equipments for construction, Finishing site. Certificates issued by authorities to all students
5 19/9/201 7 Engineer’s day and Technical talk Students of 3rd, 6th and 7th Parallel construction
6 24/9/201 7 Industrial visit Final year students Visit to Flyover connecting Jokatte railway gate , Mangalore All the students visited the site
7 3/11/2017 NIRMAN 2017. International civil engineering students symposium at BMS college of engineering Bangalore Students of 5th and 7thsem Debate , treasure hunt , Quiz etc Won 2nd prize of Rs.2000 in Debate

Forum F.O.R.C.E. – Fraternity of Rising Civil Engineers.

Department of Civil Engineering conducts various events under the students’ forum F.O.R.C.E. – Fraternity of Rising Civil Engineers.

Staff Coordinator

  • Mr. Rajath Hegde


Student Coordinators

  • President- Shreelaxmi Sanil
  • Vice-President- Fousiya
  • Chief Executive- Akhil Rai


“World Water Day”

Civil Engineering forum - “F.O.R.C.E” organized WORLD WATER DAY on 22 nd March 2016. To create awareness about water scarcity, students of civil department held a walkathon - “WALK FOR WATER”- from the campus till Nadupadav, which was lead by Mr. Ayyappa Masagi who is known as “WATER GANDHI”. This was followed by a seminar on “RAIN WATER HARVASTING TECHNIQUES” by Mr. Ayyappa Masagi. Events like technical quiz, sketching, collage making, ocean in bottle etc were conducted. Students of Civil department performed a skit based on theme on “SAVE WATER SAVE LIFE”.


Celebrating 48 th Engineers’ Day

"Engineers' Day" was celebrated on 15 th September to commemorate the birthday of the legendary engineer Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya. The office bearers of A.C.C.E graced the occasion by garlanding the portrait of Sir M. Visvesvaraya. This year the National Council of the Institution has selected the theme as “Engineering Challenges for Knowledge Era”. The department of Civil Engineering and Association of Consulting Civil Engineers (A.C.C.E) organized seminar for Engineering as well as Diploma students. Er. Vijayan Ujwal D’Souza was the resource person accompanied by office bearers of A.C.C.E.

Civil Engineering students of diploma had organized a project exhibition. Office bearers of A.C.C.E and Dr. Rajesh Gratian D’Souza, Head of the Civil Department, PACE visited the venue and appreciated the students’ efforts to organize the exhibition.

Workshop on “Sweet Home 3D”

As a part of the Student Enablement Programme, FORCE (Fraternity Of Rising Civil Engineers) conducted a workshop on sweet home 3D, an interior design software application on 26/10/2015. Sweet home 3D is freeware open source software which renders 3D model in a simple and efficient way, when compared to commercially available software in the market. The workshop was organised for engineering students of VII and V semester by the final year students of civil engineering department. Dr. R G D’Souza, head of civil department encouraged and guided the student community about the workshop.

The well organized workshop was appreciated by all the faculty members and also received many positive reviews.

The Vision

To create a Centre of Excellence in Civil Engineering Education, Research, and industry outreach services for a continually changing societal necessity with credibility, integrity and ethics.

The Mission

  • To prepare our graduates to serve society by providing solutions to the challenges in the field of civil engineering.
  • To develop graduates with outstanding technical, professional and entrepreneurial skills.
  • To mature professionals through holistic education on discipline, integrity, ethics and social sensitivity.

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)


Program Specific Outcomes (PSOs)

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