Department of Civil Engineering

About the Department

The 4 year degree course of Civil Engineering was started in August 2011 and is affiliated to Assam Science and Technology University (ASTU). The programme has a curriculum with 81 courses / 258 credits that includes practical / seminar / training / projects etc. and it covers subjects on basic science, humanities and technology. The course structure and syllabi for the branch are basically testing knowledge and job oriented and encompass theory papers like theory and design of structures, surveying, transportation engineering, environmental engineering, foundation engineering, hydraulics, irrigation, hydrology and flood management, geo-technical engineering, construction practice and river management engineering, geo-science and number of elective papers covering wide areas of the above papers.

Degree Offered  

:Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering

  (Affiliated to Assam Science and Technology University )

Duration  

:4 years (8 semesters)

 

Intake  

:60  (1st Semester level )

:12 ( 3rd Semester level ) -Lateral Entry

Core Subjects Offered

·         Engineering Survey

·         Fluid Mechanics

·         Solid mechanics

·         Building Construction

·         Structural Analysis

·         Hydraulics &Hydraulics Machines

·         Engineering Geology and Rock Mechanics

·         Design of Structures

·         Transportation Engineering

·         Geo-technical Engineering

·         Environmental Engineering

 

  •      Quantity Survey and Estimation

·         Advanced Engineering Geo science

·         Open Channel Flow

·         Concrete Technology

·         Prestressed Concrete

·         Construction Project Management

·         Design of Substructure

·         Water Resources Engineering

·         Earthquake Engineering

·         Disaster Management

 

Head of the Department

Mr. Ghanakanta Gogoi
Associate Professor and HOD
B.E. (Jorhat Engineering College)
M.Tech (IIT Roorkee)

Faculty Members

Sl. No.                    Name Designation Qualification
1 Dr. Sushil Chandra Goswami Professor (Visiting) M.Sc., Ph. D
2 Mr. Bani Kanta Borah Assistant Professor B.E. (D.U)
3 Ms. Kavita Deka Assistant Professor B.E. (GU), M.Tech (IIT-Guwahati)
5 Mr. Bhargav Kataki Teaching Assistant B.E. (GU), M.E. (GU)
6 Mr. Biswajit Bhagowati Assistant Professor B.E. (GU), M.Tech.(NIT- Silchar), Ph.D (Pursuing, TU)
7 Mr. Pranab Kumar Ojah Assistant Professor B.E. (GU), M.Tech (NIT- Rourkela)
8 Mr. Anku Medhi Assistant Professor B.E. (DU), M.E. (DU), Ph.D (Pursuing, GU)
9 Mr. Manipuspak Hazarika Assistant Professor B.E.(GU), M.Tech (NERIST)

Technical Staff

Sl. No.                    Name Designation Qualification
1 Ms. Binita Bora Lab. Instructor Diploma in Civil Engineering
2 Ms. Sumi Sarmah Lab. Instructor Diploma in Civil Engineering
3 Mr. Mrinal Jyoti Sarmah Lab. Instructor Diploma in Civil Engineering

Laboratories

The students are exposed to state of the art practical training in laboratories, linked to the theory subjects listed above.  The First Year students also attend Physics, Chemistry and Computing Laboratories and Workshops. Furthermore, special soft skill classes, finishing school, short-term courses are conducted at regular basis. Experts from Industries are engaged for this purpose.

Laboratories under Civil Engineering Department

  • Solid Mechanics Laboratory
  • Engineering Survey Laboratory
  • Fluid Mechanics Laboratory
  • Building Drawing and Cad Laboratory
  • Engineering Geology and Rock Mechanics Laboratory
  • Design of Structures Laboratory
  • Transportation Engineering Laboratory
  • Soil Mechanics Laboratory
  • Concrete Technology Laboratory
  • Environmental Engineering Laboratory
  • Structural Design and Drawing Laboratory