The beginnings of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham can be traced to 1994 when a School of Engineering was started in an obscure village named Ettimadai, at the foothills of Bouluvanpatty ranges of the Western Ghats in the Coimbatore district of Tamil Nadu.At that time there were 120 students and 13 faculty members. Today, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has five campuses in three different states of India.
Welcome to the Department of Civil Engineering at the Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham. Currently, the department offers Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech.) in Civil Engineering, Master of Technology (M. Tech.) in Structural and Construction Engineering and Ph.D. programs in Thrust areas. The academic activities of the Department lays emphasis on deep understanding of fundamental concepts, development of creative ability to handle the challenges of Civil Engineering, and the analytical ability to solve problems which are interdisciplinary in nature. The department consists of a dedicated team of experienced and qualified faculty members who demonstrated excellence in teaching and research.