Department of Civil Engineering was established in the year 2012. The department started with an initial intake of 60 students in UG Program. It was earlier affiliated to Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) which is subsequently affiliated to the APJ AbdulKalam Technological University (KTU) since the establishment of KTU in 2015. The programme is approved by the All India Council of Technical Education.
The primary focus of the programme is on the dissemination of technical education based on the current industry needs, by a highly motivated, dedicated and well qualified team of faculty members. Attention is also bestowed on the overall personality development and imparting of ethical values, thus empowering the students to face the future challenges for a sustainable society.