The Department plans and provides education in many Civil Engineering disciplines such as structural Engineering, Geo-technical Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Water Resources Engineering and Military Engineering.

Technical talks by the industry experts and academia are organized under the banner of Civil Engineering Forum, for the benefit of students. Technical visits are also arranged to enhance the practical knowledge of the students.

The students are encouraged to participate in student meets, conclaves and festivals, technical competitions, quizzes and presentations, workshops, seminars, conferences and in similar extension activities of other NITs & IITs. Students are encouraged to opt for summer internships in Industries, NITs, IITs and the IISc. The department also provides consultancy services to the public and private sector firms.