The art of directing the great sources of power in nature for the use and convenience of man, as the means of production and of traffic in states, both for external and internal trade, as applied in the construction of roads, bridges, aqueducts, canals, river navigation and docks for internal intercourse and exchange, and in the construction of ports, harbors, moles, breakwaters and lighthouses, and in the art of navigation by artificial power for the purposes of commerce, and in the construction and application of machinery, and in the drainage of cities and towns.
The department is having following laboratories at present.
- Surveying Lab
- Concrete Technology Lab
- Strength of Material Lab
- Hydraulics Lab
- CAD Lab
- Applied Mechanics Lab
- Public Health Engineering Lab