Civil Engineering is known to be the mother of all engineering disciplines. It is an all pervasive engineering profession, full of opportunities and challenges. Civil Engineering addresses to all aspects of the infrastructure facilities necessary for modern living such as buildings, transportation systems, water supply and waste water treatments, environmental protection etc. Civil Engineering actually plays the role of nation building. The construction boom in India and abroad provides plenty of opportunities for Civil Engineers. So VAS is trying to mould the students as world class Engineers.
The four-year B.Tech programme in Civil Engineering admits 60 students every year. Also there is provision for four lateral entries to the third semester for diploma holders. The Department has the following fully equipped laboratories
- Strength of Materials Lab
- Survey lab
- Environmental lab
- Fluid Mechanics lab
- Geotechnical Lab
- CAD/CAM lab
The RDEC cell of the college is currently coordinated by the Head of the Department of Civil Engineering.