Department of civil engineering is one of the oldest departments in Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Technology. The Department offers BE Degree course apart from M.Tech degree course in Structural Engineering.The department is strong in fields of Structural Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Hydraulics and Water Resources, Geotechnical Engineering and Remote Sensing and GIS fields. It has well established state of the art laboratories viz. CAD Lab, Building Materials Testing Lab, Environmental Engg. Lab, Geotechnical Engg. Lab, Survey Lab and Highway Engg. Lab. B.E. and M.Tech. Students are pursuing out their academic programme in the department. The Department has been recognized as a Research Centre under Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum and has facilities for carrying out research in the above said areas.
To face challenges at Global level to involve in value based technology by adopting new guidelines involving economics and energy resources in nature and to build network of society, industries and to be model of National importance.
To develop the knowledge and skill to carry out research and development at various levels to adapt interaction with industry and society in Civil Engineering.
To inculcate knowledge to practical aspects to face challenges in infrastructure development.
To impart the knowledge of Civil Engineering effectively to improve the economy of the country.