To produce Civil engineers with the necessary knowledge, skills and attitudes, who can be entrusted by the society to lead a sustainable world with enhanced quality of life.


  • To effectively train our students as Civil engineers who can serve the society competently, collaboratively and ethically as
  • Planners, designers, constructors and operators of the built environment
  • Leaders of the natural environment and its resources
  • Innovators and integrators of ideas and technologies across the public, private and academic sectors
  • Managers of risk and uncertainty caused by natural events, accidents and other threats.
  • Leaders in discussions and decisions shaping public, environmental and infrastructure policies.

About the Department

The Department offers one undergraduate, five post-graduate and also research programmes leading to bachelor, master and doctoral degrees. The Department has well experienced faculty, skilled technical staff and well equipped laboratories. It is a recognized QIP centre for training of faculty from other engineering colleges and polytechnics. The Department has been always in the forefront in taking up R&D initiatives and Industrial Consultancy assignments.


Contact us

Prof. B R Jayalekshmi,  Professor and Head
Department of Civil Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

  • Hot line: +91-0824-2473041

  • Fax: +91-0824-2474033

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