Vishveshwarya Group of Institutions

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The Department of CIVIL ENGINEERING

Civil Engineering involves Planning, Designing and Executing structural work. It includes a wide variety of Engineering tasks including Designing, Supervision and Construction activities for the development of infrastructure necessary for a growing nation like India thereby offering a plethora of challenging career opportunities in the public as well as in the private sector.

Vision

To develop a vibrant and comprehensive graduate program with emphasis on modern and industry endorsed curriculum, quality faculty and staff, field and industrial training to prepare budding engineers with state of the art knowledge for professional practice in civil engineering, guided by strong conviction towards morality and ethics.

Mission

1. To rely on basic engineering sciences and contemporary computational tools for strengthening fundamental precepts of success for our students. 2. To create congenial environment for interaction amongst students, faculty and technical staff to facilitate open thinking and learning process. 3. Strive to maintain pace with the latest and most sophisticated innovations, research and development in the field of civil engineering within the ambit of sustainable development.

PROGRAM EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

Program Objective 1 :

Graduates will be able to analyze, design and propose a feasible solution to civil engineering problems by applying basic principles of mathematics, science and engineering.

Program Objective 2 :

Graduates will be inculcated with necessary professional skills, effective oral and written communication to be productive engineers.

Program Objective 3 :

Graduates will be able to work as a team in intra and interdisciplinary endeavors for development of new ideas and products to serve in contemporary societal contexts.

Program Objective 4 :

Graduates will be able to face challenges of the world economic order by incorporating expertise gained by faculty in consultancy work, for educating students, involving modern tools and techniques.

Program Objective 5 :

Graduates will achieve a high level of technical and managerial expertise to achieve excellence, outstanding leadership to succeed in positions in civil engineering profession with higher threshold start in employment background.

PROGRAM OUTCOMES

    Civil Engineering Department of Vishveshwarya Group of Institutions trains the students for the cause of technical education. In this department, education means enrichment of analytical and application skills of engineering principles along with overall personality development. The outcome is that our students are at par with the best of institutes of the country.

    As part of the preparation process, the civil engineering department faculty has adopted the following specific program outcomes to be achieved at the civil engineering department.

  • 1. Competency to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering.
  • 2. Competency to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.
  • 3. Competency to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability.
  • 4. Competency to function on multi-disciplinary teams.
  • 5. Competency to identify, formulate and solve civil engineering problems.
  • 6. An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
  • 7. An ability to communicate effectively.
  • 8. The broad education necessary to understand the impact of civil engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context.
  • 9. A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning.
  • 10. knowledge of contemporary issues.
  • 11. An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for civil engineering practice.
  • 12. An ability to explain basic concepts and problem solving processes used in management.

Under Graduate Programme

    Programme Name : B.Tech. (Civil Engineering)

    Eligibility Criteria : As specified in the information regarding program eligibility. Click here to see the details

    Jobs Prospects : A large number of students are employed in reputed public and private organizations in India and abroad. - A number of students have obtained admissions for higher studies in reputed universities in India and abroad. - All the students of B. Tech undergo practical training in different private, semi-government and government organizations.

Features:

The curriculum designed by the computer science department at VGI involves intensive industry level training on latest and emerging technologies. Students are involved in industry like working environment which inculcates the feel of working under real life professional scenario.

IMPORTANT LABORATORIES OF THE DEPARTMENT

Structural Analysis lab.
Structural Dynamics lab.
Building Materials & Concrete Technology lab.
List of Equipment

Flexural Testing Machine, Compressive Strength Testing Machine, Tensile Strength Testing Machine, Permeability Testing Machine, Los Angeles Abrasion Testing Machine, Gravity / Water Absorption Testing Machine, Sieve Shaker with Sieves Compaction Factor Apparatus, Cube Casting Apparatus, Normal Consistency Apparatus, Initial and Final Setting Time Apparatus, Table Vibrator, Hydraulics Jack (50T & 100T), Concrete Mixer, Slump Value Apparatus, Electronic Balance (20 kg & 200 kg), Impact Value of Concrete Apparatus, Crushing Value of Concrete apparatus.

Hydraulic Engineering
List of Equipment

Orifice with Hydraulic Bench, Venturimeter with Hydraulic Bench, Weirs with Hydraulic Bench, Impact of Jet Centre of Pressure, Stability of Floating Bodies, Head Loss Apparatus, Friction Factor Apparatus, Reynolds Apparatus. Francis Turbine with Hydraulic Bench, Pelton Turbine, Vortex Flow Apparatus, Capillary Tube Viscometer, Falling Sphere, Viscometer, Flume with suitable accessories, Rainfall Runoff Simulator, Air Flow Bench Flood Routing Apparatus, Tutor Flume, Permeameter, Jet Scour Apparatus, Current Meter, 3-D Programmable Electromagnetic Shunt Meter ( PEMS).

Soil Mechanics
List of Equipments

Direct Shear Rest, Triaxial Shear Test digital with computer (Small), Triaxial Shear Test digital without computer (Small) Laboratory Vane Shear Test, Permeability by Falling Head, Permeability by Constant Head, Brick/Tiles making Machine, Sieve Analysis (Motorized), Hydrometer Analysis, Loading Frame for Bearing Capacity of soil, Liquid Limit apparatus, Shrinkage Limit Apparatus, Soil Grinding Machine, Oven, Specific Gravity by Pycnometer, Specific Gravity by Density Bottle, In-Situ density by Core Cutter method, In-Situ density by Sand Replacement method, Standard Proctor Compaction Test (Hand Operated), Standard Proctor Compaction Test (Motorized), Liquid Limit by Cone Penetrometer Digital Type, Swell Test Apparatus, Soil Sample Extruder, Plate Load Test, Standard Penetration Test, Electronic Balance (Capacity = 300g to 4.0 kg), Infra Red Moisture Meter, Soil Grinding Machine, Large Loading Frame for B.C. of soil, Large Triaxial Shear Test with Proving Ring, Static Cone Penetration Test, CBR Test.

Environmental Engineering
List of Equipments

HQ30d portable meter coupled with LBOD 10101 probe, HACH, USA, DR 5000 UV/V is spectrophotometer HACH, USA, Gas Chromatograph, Perkin Elmer Clarus 680 USA, Mass Detector, Turbo mass spectrometric (Perkin Elmer 600T, USA), AOX Analyzer Multi X 2500 halide analyzer (Jena, Germany), Centrifuge (Remi R27, India), Ultra Pure Water Purifier (Millipore)

Transportation Engineering
List of Equipments

Set of Standard Sieves GI Sieves 125 mm, 75 mm, 63 mm, 53 mm, 40 mm, 45 mm, 37.5 mm, 31.6 mm, 26.5 mm, 25 mm, 22.4 mm, 19.0 mm, 16.0 mm, 13.2 mm, 12.5 mm, 11.2 mm, 9.50 mm, 6.70 mm, 6.30 mm, 5.60mm, 4.75 mm, 25.0 mm, 20.0 mm, 10.0 mm, 4.75 mm, 3.35 mm, 2.80 mm, 2.36 mm, 2.00 mm, 1.70 mm, 1.40 mm, 1.18 mm, 1.00 mm, 0.850 mm, 0.710 mm, 0.600 mm, 0.500 mm, 0.425 mm, 0.355 mm, 0.300 mm, 0.250 mm, 0.212 mm, 0.180 mm, 0.150 mm, 0.125 mm, 0.106 mm, 0.090 mm, 0.075 mm, 0.063 mm, 0.053 mm, 0.045 mm, 0.044 mm, 0.040 mm Thickness Gauge (Flakiness Index), Length Gauge (Elongation Index), Specific Gravity and Water Absorption Test (With Electronic Balance), Impact Test Apparatus, Crushing Strength Test Set up Compression Testing Machine for Crushing Strength 500 kN, Los Angles Abrasion Test, Dorry Abrasion Test, Deval Abrasion Test, Bitumen Penetrometer, Ductility Bench with Three Briquettes, Brookfield Tar Viscometer, Redwood Oil Viscometer, Flash and Fire Point Closed Cup Apparatus, Ring and Ball Test Setup, Marshall Stability Test Setup with Bitumen Compactor Manual and Automatic, Compression Testing Machine and Bitumen Excluder, Pavement Core Cutting Machine (for Field Sampling) Hydrometer for Sedimentation Analysis, Pipette for Sedimentation Analysis, Standard Proctor Compaction Test set , Modified Proctor Compaction Test set, Laboratory CBR (Digital), Laboratory CBR (Mechanical), Pycnometer, Density Bottles, Sand Replacement Apparatus, Core Cutter, Infrared Moisture Meter, Moisture Content Determination by Calcium Carbide Method Thermostatically Controlled Water Bath, Thermostatically Controlled Curing Tank, Cube Casting Machine (Vibrating) 70mmx70mm, Radar Gun for Spot Speed Determination, Generator (2000 kVA Capacity), Digitally Controlled Oven, Benkelman Beam Apparatus

Surveying
List of Equipments

ZOOM-35 PRO-2'' A10 TOTAL STATION, TOTAL STATION SERIES-303, TOTAL STATION SERIES-403, 20'' Transit Vernier Theodolite, 01'' Electronic Theodolite, 01'' Theodolite, 1'' T-2 Theodolite, Dumpy Level, Tilting Level, Auto Level, Telescopic Staff, Plane Table with Plane Alidade, Plane Table with Telescopic Alidade, Prismatic Compass, Pocket Stereoscope, Mirror, Stereoscope, Subtense Bar, 20 Meter Metric Chain, Steel Arrow, 2 Meter Ranging Rod, 3 Meter Ranging Rod, 30 Meter Metallic Tape.

Engineering Geology
List of Equipments

Student Microscope, Slake Durability Test, Microscope Canseco 108335,,Binoculars,,GPS Garmin etrex 10, Brunton Clinometer Compass, Coning and Quartering Machine, Weighing Machine AX/2013/17406, Weighing Machine 1kg 10 mg AX/2013/4479, Geological Hammer, Slide Making Kit with Hot Plate, Models of Tunnel, Model of Dam, Models of Different Structures, Models of Crystals, Samples of Common Rock Forming Minerals, Samples of Common Rocks, Moh S Hardness Scale

Heavy Structure Lab (For testing full Scale models)

Computer Aided Design Centre (CAD):

Fully Air-Conditioned & Wi-Fi enabled area, having approx. 70 Networked Computers with Internet availability placed in a large area of approx. 2250SqFt. CAD Lab is equipped with licensed software viz.

AECO Sims Building Designer, AECOSim Energy Simulator, Bentley Navigator, Bentley Connections Passport, Bentley Descartes, Bentley Map Enterprise, Bentley Point Tools.

R & D Cell.
Corrosion and Non Destructive Testing Lab (NDT)

THRUST AREA OF THE DEPARTMENT

    STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING

  • Fiber Composites and New Construction Materials.
  • Transient Dynamic Analysis of Structures.
  • Structural Masonry.
  • Experimental Stress Techniques and Non-Destructive Testing.
  • Numerical Modeling and Optimization Techniques.
  • Reliability Analysis and Risk Assessment of Structures.
  • Earthquake Resistant Low Cost Housing.
  • Wind Engineering.
  • Offshore Structures.
  • L&T Infotech
  • R Systems
  • Adobe Systems
  • Oracle Corp.
  • Mphasis
  • Sapient
  • Patni Software
  • Cognizant
  • Bitwise
  • Dive-In
  • Flipkart
  • Snapdeal
  • Amazon
  • Paytm

National & International Certifications

OCAJP Oracle Certified Associate JAVA Programmer
OCPJP Oracle Certified Professional JAVA Programmer
OCMJEA Oracle Certified in JAVA Enterprise Architect
OCA Oracle Database Admin. Certified Associate
MTA Microsoft Technology Associate
MCPD Microsoft Certified Professional Developer
CCNA Cisco Certified Network Associate
CAST Certified Associate in Software Testing
MCSA Microsoft Certified Solution Associate
OCP Oracle Certified Professional
SCJP Sun Certified JAVA Programmer