The Civil Engineering department of St. Xavier's Catholic College of Engineering was started in 1999, the very next year of the college inception to cater to the growing needs of builders for our nation and to the world at large. The department has the state of art facilities equipped with latest instruments, equipment, and software for imparting technical knowledge on par with international requirements. To develop responsible savvy professional techno-managers, the department also offers a PG program in M.E.Structural Engineering and M.E.Construction Engineering and Management. The Department is recognized by Anna University for Ph.D. level research. In order to exhibit the talents of the Department Students, Resplendent Engineers Association for Civil Heritage (REACH) is actively organizing special lectures, power seminars, workshops, symposiums and conferences.Experienced and well-qualified faculty members, well-equipped laboratories and workshops are the strengths of this department. Advanced licensed software includes Primavera, MS-project, StaadPro, ANSYS, REVIT and Labview are available to students to take up real time projects. The consultancy cell of this department is active in testing the quality of materials like concrete, brick, soil, water, bitumen, aggregates and steel reinforcement. The department also undertakes assignment with Govt. and private sector.
Dr. J. Jerlin Regin
Head, Department of Civil Engineering