Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering Department, established in the year 1959, is one of the oldest departments of Chandigarh College of Engineering and Technology (formerly known as Central Polytechnic) Chandigarh. The present sanctioned intake in the First Year of Three Year Diploma in Civil Engineering branch is 40. In addition to sanctioned intake, 5% seats are for Tuition Fee Waver Scheme and 4 seats are for Persons with Different Ability Scheme in the first year and 20% of sanctioned seats are filled through Lateral Entry Scheme in second year. This department has also been running FOUR YEAR PART TIME DIPLOMA (PTD) for working persons since the year 1974 –75. The present sanctioned intake in First Year of Four Year PTD is 25 and 20% of sanctioned seats are filled through Lateral Entry Scheme in second year of PTD

The diploma is awarded by the Punjab State Board of Technical Education and Industrial Training, Chandigarh. The department has been imparting quality education at Diploma level. The faculty members have been active in teaching and research activities. The course curriculum is being revised by the affiliating authority from time to time so as to keep abreast with the latest developments and emerging technologies. Various departmental laboratories have been strengthened and modernized by procuring state of art equipments. The department is equipped with the latest experimental and computational facilities for taking up R & D and consultancy activities in different areas of civil engineering.

The department of Civil Engg. used to modernize its machinery & equipments from time to time as per the requirement of curriculum and the need of industry & other Govt./Semi Govt. Organizations. Adequate facilities are provided for the training and upliftment of the students.


  • The department of Civil Engineering has young, energetic, well qualified, experienced and dynamic staff.
  • We have sufficient space, class rooms and seating capacity for the students.The department has adequate and excellent teaching aids/internet facilities.
  • Reputed companies are visiting for campus interviews on account of quality training provided by the department.
  • The students of this department have got jobs in many Govt./Public sector organizations such as PWD, Irrigation, Railways, B & R Department, etc. in addition to private sector and self employment.
  • The department imparts excellent facilities to community and general public.
  • This department follows transparent and flexible procedures in academic and administrative activities of the institution.
  • Department has better teacher student ratio.
  • Laboratories in Civil Engineering Department

    S. No. Name of Lab. Major Equipments


    RCC Lab -Compression testing Machine

    - Compaction factor testing apparatus

    -Slump cone Apparatus.

    -V-Bee Apparatus

    -Vicat Apparatus for cement testing

    -Le-chettlier Apparatus.

    -Concrete Mixture

    -Sieve shaker for particle analysis

    -Pre- stressing Apparatus (US)

    -Cube, Beam, Cylinder Moulds.


    Soil and Highway Engg. Lab. Impact Testing Machine

    Los angle’s Abrasion Testing Machine


    Ductility Testing Machine

    Ring and Ball Apparatus

    Liquid Limit and Plastic Limit apparatus

    Core Cutting Test apparatus

    Sand Replacement Test Apparatus

    CBR Test Machine

    SPT Apparatus

    Sieve Analysis Apparatus

    Direct Shear Test Apparatus


    Survey Lab. Vernier Theodolite

    Digital Theodolite

    Auto Level

    Dumpy Level

    Engineer’s Level

    IOP Level

    Plane Table

    Chains, Ranging Rods, Cross staffs etc.


    Abney’s Level



    Fluid Mechanics Lab. Bernoulli’s Theorem Apparatus

    Notches, Weirs

    Working Model of Turbine

    Equipment for determination of venturimeter coefficient

    Equipment for determination of Cv, Cd,Cc.

    Apparatus for Reynold’s experiement

    Apparatus for determination of loss of head in pipe flow due to

    a) Sudden enlargement

    b) Sudden contraction

    c) Sudden bend

    Current meter and pitot tube


    Environmental Engg. Lab Jar Test Apparatus


    PH Meter

    Water analysis Kit


    Computer Applications Lab. STADD Pro Software

    Auto CAD.


    Sr No.






    Er. Sanjiv Kaul Officer Incharge B. Tech. (Civil Engg.)

    M.E (Construction Tech.)



    Er. Ishminder Kaur Lecturer B. Tech. (Civil Engg.)

    M.E (Structures)



    Dr. Manoj Kumar Lecturer B. Tech. (Civil Engg.)

    M.E (Construction Tech.)


    Er. Sivasankara Rao Meda Lecturer B. Tech. (Civil Engg.)

    M. E. (Transportation Engg.)



    Dr. Rajesh Kumar Lecturer B.Tech (CivilEngg.)

    M.Tech (Structure)

    Ph.D Pursuing.



    Er. Jagjeet Singh Lecturer -AMIE

    - M.E (Construction Tech.)



    Er. L R Sahu Lecturer - B.E (Hons)

    - M.E (Soil Engg)


    Sh. Vineet Kumar

    Lecturer Civil Engg.

    B. Tech Civil Engg M.Tech Structural Engg (NIT kurukshetra)

    Sh. Lingraj Sahu

    Lecturer Civil Engg.

    BE(Hons) ME Soil and Foundation Engg

    Sh. Jagjeet Singh

    Lecturer Civil Engg.

    AMIE Civil Engg, MTech (Construction Technology & Management)

    Dr. Rajesh Kumar

    Lecturer Civil Engg. & Associate NCC Officer (Lieutenant)

    B. Tech Civil Engg(REC-NIT Kuk) M.Tech Structural Engg.(REC-NIT Kuk)Ph.D Civil Engg (PEC-Punjab University Chd.) with Area of Specialisation in Self Compacting Concrete, Structures, Deep Beams, FSRC

    Sh. Sivasankara Rao Meda

    Lecturer Civil Engg.

    B.Tech(Civil Engg.) M.E. (Transportation Engg. & Management)

    Dr. Manoj Sharma

    Lecturer Civil Engg.

    BTech Civil Engg, M.Tech (Construction Technology & Management) Ph.D (Civil Engg)

    Smt. Ishminder Kaur

    Lecturer Civil Engg.

    B. Tech Civil Engg M.Tech Structural Engg

    Sh. Sanjiv Kaul

    O/I Civil EB.Sc Engg (Civil Engg.) from REC-NIT Kurukshetra M.E. (Construction Technology & Management) From NITTTR Chd ngg. & Lecturer