From HOD’s Desk

Name: Prof. M.J.Patil

Designation: HOD & Associate Professor

Email : mjpatil_dyp@rediffmail.com

The Department of Civil Engineering was established in the year 1985. Our department has well qualified 30 teaching faculty which is a conglomerate of a variety of field experienced people and also people with high academic career and varied specialization like Structures, Water Resources Engg. Construction Management, Environmental Engg. Etc. The Department is involved in consultancy work and also provides Testing facility in a variety of areas. The Department has 14 labs with essential computerization updated with modern digital equipment like the Total station, Digital UTM, CTM, Soil consolidation, CBR Testing machines, Ultrasonic NDT equipment.

At a final year, students are exposed to technical and real-world problems in their project work. Some notable projects are the Leak detection of KMC waterworks, Traffic Survey of Kolhapur City, EIA of bauxite Mines, Concrete Mix Design Etc. Department is Involved in Unit Maharashtra Abhiyan for 3rd Party Technical Audit of State Government undertaking works of JalyuktaShivar, water treatment plants. Many of our Alumni are serving in Govt. organization, Software Industry and many have become entrepreneurs in the construction industry. The Department has signed MOU with CREDAI, Association of Architects and Engineers and Kolhapur Municipal Corporation for developing Industry-Institute interaction and enhancing the activities of students benefit such as field training, internship, placement, Technology transfer. The Synergy developed will motivate the students to build their career.