CIVIL ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT

name of the department
course
Year of starting
level
1st year of approval by council
Year Wise Sanctioned Intake
Civil Engineering
BE
2008
UG
2000 749-87-104(E)/RC/95, 19/6/01
60
Name of the department Civil Engineering
Course BE
Year of starting 2008
Level UG
1st year of approval by council 2008 749-87-104(E)/RC/95, 17/7/08
Year Wise Sanctioned Intake 60
Vision To provide a dynamic learning environment in the field of Civil Engineering with global perspectives, to make the students technically competent for innovation and entrepreneurship.
Mission 1. To promote real-time education, research culture, and consultancy work for industrial and societal needs.
2. To develop well-equipped laboratories and infrastructure for conducive teaching-learning environment.
3. To enhance professional engineering and entrepreneurship skills to manage turnkey projects.
4. To inculcate the value system in the students to provide socially responsible and eco-friendly solutions in the field of construction infrastructure.
Program Educational Objectives (PEOs) 1. The graduates shall be able to apply technical knowledge and skill for solving real-world Civil Engineering problems.
2. The graduates shall be able to engage themselves to achieve expertise in analysis and design of structures by modern Civil Engineering tools and techniques.
3. The graduates shall become responsible technocrats to deliver environmental friendly sustainable solutions.
4. The graduates shall become capable to demonstrate the best Civil Engineering practices through adaptations to ethics and bye-laws.
5. The graduates shall be able to pursue their career as professional entrepreneur in the field of Civil Engineering.
Program Specific Outcome (PSOs) 1. The students will be actively engaged in problem solving using Civil Engineering principles to address the evolving needs of the society.
2. The students will be able to achieve expertise in design and analysis of various Civil Engineering structures.
3. The students will be responsible technocrats in terms of ethics and value systems for socio-economic and environmentally sustainable development.
4. The students will develop awareness for different codes of practice and bye laws to generate engineering designs which considers functionality, aesthetic, safety and cost effectiveness of civil Infrastructure.
5. The students will have required knowledge, skills and attitude to choose and become an entrepreneur in Civil Engineering profession.
Name prof. P P Lodha
desgination Professor
Qualification Ph.D.
Email address pplodha@gmail.com
Area of Interest Area of Inerest : Hydrology, Water Resources and Watershed Modeling
Name prof. R G Motwani
desgination Associate Professor
Qualification M.Tech.
Email address ravindra.motwani@gmail.com
Area of Interest Area of Inerest : Transportation System Engineering
Name prof. S A Trivedi
desgination Associate Professor
Qualification M.E.
Email address shaileshatrivedi@yahoo.co.in
Area of Interest Area of Inerest : Irrigation engg. and Hydrology
Name prof. Upendrasingh Singh
desgination Assistant Professor
Qualification M.E.
Email address ursingh@vgecg.ac.in
Area of Interest Area of Inerest : Highway and Transportation Engineering
Name prof. Bhagyesh C Contractor
desgination Assistant professor
Qualification M.E.
Email address bhagyesh_contractor@yahoo.com
Area of Interest Area of Inerest : Surface water and Ground water Hydrology, Hydrological Modeling and Fluid Mechanics
publication Publication Conference technical article:
  • Contractor B C, Patel M B, Joshi G S "The Integral Study of Salinity in Mahi Esturian Area" National Conference On Water Conservation & Artificial Recharge Of Ground Water WATCON 2008, MSU, Baroda, 18-19 October, 2008 Page No. 145-154
Name prof. D R Rawat
desgination Assistant professor
Qualification M.E.
Email address dhritinagda@gmail.com
Area of Interest Area of Inerest : Water and waste water treatment, Air pollution control and Environmental audit
Name prof. Shilpa Parmar
desgination Assistant professor
Qualification M.E.
Email address shilpa057parmar@gmail.com
Area of Interest Area of Inerest : Watershed Modelling, Remote Sensing And Gis
Name prof. Saad M Golwala
desgination Assistant professor
Qualification M.E.
Email address saadgolwala@gmail.com
Area of Interest Area of Inerest : Transportation and highway Engineering and surveying
Name Prof. Asim I Shaikh
desgination Assistant professor
Qualification M.E.
Email address aseemshaikh.er@gmail.com
Area of Interest Area of Inerest : Water Resource Management
publication Publication
  • Asim I Shaikh, Prof. A M Malek. "The Ecofriendly Disposal and Treatment of Biodegradable Municipal Solid Waste - A Case Study of Ahmedabad City" International Journal of Scientific Research and Development (2014), ISSN 2321-0613, Vol 2, Issue 02, Page No. 267-269.
  • Asim I Shaikh, Prof. A M Malek, Harshil H Gajjar, Nihir V Gandhi, Dhaval P Patel. "Qualitative Assessment of Groundwater Around the Municipal Solid Waste Landfill Site at Pirana in Ahmedabad City", International Journal of Scientific Research and Development (2014), ISSN 2321-0613, Vol 2, Issue 03, Page No. 1203-1205.

Fluid Mechanics Laboratory

1. Bernoulli’s apparatus
2. Buoyancy apparatus
3. Determination of Cc , Cd, Cc
4. Rotometer
5. Venturimeter
6. Orifice meter
7. Hydraulic bench
8. Open channel flow
9. Piezometer and Manometer

Computer Laboratory

1. Computer with necessary software
2. 24 hr internet facility at good speed
3. Projector
4. Sound system
5. Printer

Environment Laboratory

1. Digital p H meter
2. Water TESTING Kit
3. COD Apparatus
4. BOD Apparatus
5. Water Bath
6. Jar apparatus
7. Sound meter

Surveying Laboratory

1. Transit theodolite
2. Dumpy level
3. Auto level
4. Total Statuion
5. EDM
6. Copass survey instuments
7. Plain table survey insturments
8. Ranging and chaning apparatus and Staff

Transportation lab

1. Shape test Apparatus (sieve shaker)
2. Impact testing machine
3. Penetrometer
4. Ductility testing machine
5. Ring and ball Apparatus
6. Viscometer
7. Flash and fire point test apparatus