DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING
NationalInstitute ofTechnology,Kurukshetra

 


 

Aims and Objectives of the Department / Mission

Following are the long-range goals of the department

  • To impart quality teaching at the undergraduate and post-graduate levels to attain excellence and thus to empower students to meet the technological needs and socio-economic challenges.
  • Expansion and diversification of programs at post-graduate level to suit technical advances with following specialisations.
  • Structural Engineering (in existence)
  • Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering (in existence)
  • Water Resources Engineering (in existence)
  • Environmental Engineering (Already proposed)
  • Transportation Engineering (To be started from 2006 – 07)
  • Surveying and Remote Sensing Engineering
  • Earthquake Engineering
  • Rock Mechanics
  • More extensive industrial liaison and strengthening of need-based research activities leading to doctoral (in existence) and post-doctoral research in various infrastructural and other emerging areas of Civil Engineering.
  • To evolve a system for the development of faculty members and other supporting staff in the department.
  • To promote and provide consultancy and testing facilities with a view to generate additional resources and to keep in touch with latest demands of the profession.

INFRASTRUCTURAL DETAILS 

Space for Teaching and Learning

Sr.No. Type of Space Seating capacity No. of rooms Area(Sq.m.)
1. Lecture Rooms 70 each 8*

99

2. Tutorial Rooms 25 each 14*

16

3. Drawing Halls 90 1

171

4. Conference Rooms 125

1*

137

5. Seminar Rooms 125

1*

137

6. Committee Rooms 20 1* 30
7. Faculty Room

1 each

25 16
8. Drawing office 3 1 16
9. Supervisor Rooms 2 5 16
10. Generator Room

-

-

-

11. Replace Rooms 1 or 2 20 16
12. Store Rooms  

4

16, 24

* Shared by other departments of the institute

Departmental Library

 

Seating capacity

Area in Sq.m

 Reading hall

10

40

 Stack room

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40

 Current Periodicals room

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 Issue counters

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 Office & Store

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Departmental Library Books and Journals

Sr.No.

Item

Total Titles

1.

Books, Projects, Theses, Reports etc

400