Affiliation and Approvals

Duration: 4 years (8 semesters)

EPCET is affiliated to VTU, Belagavi, approved by AICTE & Recognized by Government of Karnataka

Course Overview

  • Cutting-Edge Curriculum: VTU curriculum is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of civil engineering principles and practices. It covers areas such as structural analysis and design, geotechnical engineering, transportation engineering, environmental engineering, and construction management.

  • Practical Learning: We prioritize hands-on learning experiences to equip students with practical skills. Our well-equipped laboratories and fieldwork opportunities enable students to apply theoretical knowledge to real-world scenarios. They gain expertise in conducting soil tests, structural analysis, surveying, and construction techniques.

  • Industry Collaborations: We have established strong collaborations with industry partners, allowing students to engage with real-world projects and gain industry exposure. Through internships, site visits, and guest lectures by industry experts, students develop a deep understanding of industry practices and challenges.

  • Innovation and Research: We foster a culture of innovation and research in our department. Students have the opportunity to participate in research projects, collaborate with faculty members, and contribute to advancements in areas such as sustainable construction, smart infrastructure, and disaster management.

  • Professional Development: We are committed to nurturing well-rounded professionals. Alongside technical knowledge, we focus on developing essential skills such as communication, teamwork, project management, and leadership through workshops, seminars, and industry interactions.

  • Career Opportunities: Graduates from our Civil Engineering Department are in high demand across various sectors. They find employment opportunities in construction companies, consulting firms, government agencies, infrastructure development organizations, and research institutions. Our dedicated career services provide guidance, internships, and placement assistance to help students kick-start their careers.

Eligibility For Admission

a) Second year Pre-University or XII standard or equivalent examination recognized by the University (with min 45% in Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects, along with any one of the following subjects, namely, Chemistry, Bio-Technology, Computer Science, Biology and Electronics)

b) Admission to II year/ III semester Bachelor Degree in Engineering/ Technology (Lateral Entry) shall be open to the candidates who are holders of a diploma or equivalent qualification as recognized by university.

Skills Acquired after Graduation

  • Technical Knowledge

  • Design and Drafting

  • Project Management

  • Problem-solving and Critical Thinking

  • Communication and Collaboration

  • Construction and Site Management

  • Geotechnical Engineering

  • Structural Analysis and Design

  • Environmental and Sustainability Awareness

  • Data Analysis and Modeling

Employment Scope

  • Site Engineer/Manager

  • Structural Engineer

  • Geotechnical Engineer

  • Transportation Engineer

  • Water Resources Engineer

  • Environmental Engineer

  • Project Manager

  • Construction Cost Estimator

  • Urban Planner.

  • Consulting Engineer