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Approved by Govt of Tamil Nadu & AICTE, New Delhi
Accredited by NBA
Rasipuram, Namakkal

Diploma in Civil Engineering

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“Civil Engineers” are the out of the box thinkers who have built numerous man-made wonders that decorate the world we live in. If you ever wanted to build innovative, smart, resilient, and green sustainable towns and cities, revolutionize travel on the nation’s highways, develop innovative processes to provide water resources, “Civil Engineering” is the course of study for you.

The department of Civil Engineering, established in the year 1984 has amplified itself to greater degrees. It has catered the knowledge needs of our students over the years by continuously updating itself to present trends. Since our institution is a pioneer and ranks top in the state, renowned construction organizations opt for our students and hand pick them through campus interviews.

This course comprises of both theory and practical knowledge. Exposure to the current trends and technology is nurtured to the students in the form of workshops, conferences, seminars, symposiums, and continuing education programs. Practical knowledge is provided by visiting lifeline infrastructure systems that includes construction sites, water/sewage treatment plants, railway yards, and power supply networks.

The vision of the department is to provide the nation with top notch civil engineering diploma graduates who are capable of providing practical solutions to emerging challenges and to be globally accepted for their skills in creating human friendly infrastructures.

To support, nurture, and bring out the best in our students, the syllabus is balanced perfectly with a combo of theory and practical needs.


Syllabus I Year Syllabus

Syllabus II & III Year Syllabus


The department is guided, supported and lead by faculties who dedicate themselves to update according to present trends and improvise on their teaching skills by continuously attending various training programs offered by NITTR, TEQIP etc. We are honoured with such efficient personalities in our Civil Engineering department.

J . S.Sasikala


Head of Department


April 2020

April 2019

April 2018

April 2015

Civil Consultancy Cell

This consultancy cell is established with the prime focus to test building materials for the benefit of construction organizations. Some of the prime tests conducted are

  • Testing of building materials like cement, steel, brick, and aggregates.

Lab Facilities


Teaches, students to gauge the hardness of steel, the impact strength of the square rod, double shear test, and tensile strength of rods used in construction. The lab is equipped with…

  • Universal Testing Machine (UTM)
  • Rock well-Cum Brinell Hardness Testing Machine
  • Torsion Testing Machine
  • Impact Testing Machine for Izod and Charpy test
  • Compression Testing Machine
  • Flexural Testing Machine for Tiles


Teaches, students the fundamentals of land surveying measurement methods with the help of Precision Steel Taping methods. The lab is equipped with…

  • Transit vernier theodolite with tripod.
  • Dumpy level with tripod.
  • Plane table with tripod and accessories.
  • Total station with accessories.
  • Hand Held GPS.
  • Prismatic compass with tripod.

Soil Mechanics Lab

Teaches, students about all the parameters involved in soil testing. The lab is equipped with…

  • Sand Pouring Cylinder
  • Liquid limit apparatus
  • Proctor compaction mould with rammer
  • Direct shear apparatus motorized
  • Devals Attrition Testing Machine
  • Dorry’s Abrasion Testing Machine
  • Jackson Candle Turbidity Meter
  • Core cutter apparatus

Concrete Lab

Teaches, students about testing various sub components of buildings like foundations, walls, roofs, staircases, and floors along with the construction details.The lab is equipped with…

  • Slump cone Apparatus
  • Compaction Factor Apparatus
  • Sieve Shaker
  • Vee Bee Consistometer
  • Rebound Hammer
  • Bar Bending Machine

Hydraulics Lab

Teaches, students on measuring the fluid pressure using manometers, determination of co-efficient of discharges of the orifice, the mouthpiece, the orifice meter, Venturi meter, and notches. The lab is equipped with…

  • Bernoulli’s theorem apparatus
  • Venturimeter / Orificemeter Apparatus
  • Pipe Friction Apparatus
  • Orifice / Mouthpiece Apparatus
  • Notch Apparatus
  • Reciprocating Pump test rig
  • Centrifugal Pump test rig


Teaches, students about

  • Computer Aided Drawing of Engineering Structures
  • Exposure to Web Design Packages
  • Exposure to Structural Design Software such as STAAD

Admission Procedure:As Per State Government Norms

Course Duration:

Full Time - Three Years (Six Semesters)

Part Time - Four Years (Eight Semesters)

Course level: Diploma

Degree: Diploma


“Civil Engineers” are in demand at all of the world’s vital infrastructure projects like construction, transportation, water, and power supply.

Eligible students have abundant job opportunities in the following public and private sectors.


  • NTPC (National Thermal Power Corporation Limited)
  • NHPC ( National Hydroelectric Power Corporation)
  • Public Work Department (Central/State)
  • Water Board, Pollution Control Boards
  • Railways
  • Airports
  • ONGC and Oil sectors, etc.


  • Private Construction Companies
  • Core sectors Construction Companies like L&T
  • Steel Industries
  • Oil& Gas Industries
  • Private Real Estate Developers, etc


1 2014-2015 Civil Engineering Hi Tech (Arrai) India Pvt Ltd, Madurai. 08 08
2 2015-2016 Civil Engineering Ladder Survey Consultancy, Chennai 05 05
3 2016-2017 Civil Engineering MJ Rebar Services, Tiruchengode 03 05
Milekal Engineering Pvt. Ltd. Erode 02
4 2017-2018 Civil Engineering MJ Rebar Services, Tiruchengode 02 06
Green Field housing India Pvt. Ltd, Erode 01
Renaatus Project Pvt. Ltd, Erode 01
The Ramco Cements Ltd., Chennai 02
5 2019-2020 Civil Engineering SS Group of Companies, Salem 07 07

Our Honourable Recruiters

  • Hi Tech India Pvt.Ltd. Madurai
  • Ladder Survey Consultancy, Chennai
  • IVRCL, Chennai
  • MJ Rebar Services, Tiruchengode
  • Milekal Engineering Pvt. Ltd. Erode
  • Sobha Developers, Bangalore
  • L&T, Chennai
  • Green Field housing India Pvt. Ltd, Erode
  • Renaatus Project Pvt. Ltd, Erode
  • The Ramco Cements Ltd., Chennai
  • SS Group of Companies, Salem

Higher Education Opportunities

Aspiring civil engineering students have an array of opportunities to continue further education and pursue their dreams. Aspirants can analyse their skills, interests, and career goals to choose the best options.

Post Graduate Diploma’s in Civil Engineering, Drafting and Design, Structural Design, Surveying and Construction Management. (Duration of study – 2 years)

Certification Courses like Building Design, Construction Management are a few of the options to suggest. (Duration of study 1 or 2 years)

B.Tech, B.E, B.Arch and combined B.Tech – M.Tech are also wise options. (Duration of study – 4 years)

Diploma graduates have the advantage of joining second year directly.

Some of the available disciplines under civil are as follows…

  • Agricultural and Irrigation Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Ceramics and Cement Technology
  • Geo Informatics
  • Civil Infrastructural Engineering