The Department of Civil Engineering is approved as research centre by Anna University, Chennai for carryout research activities in various domains. The department has a number of ongoing research and consultancy projects supported by public and private sectors.

PH.D Guides

Name Area of specialization
Dr.K.Vidhya Civil Engineering
Dr.C.T.Sivakumar Geology, GIS, Geological Survey, Petrological and Structural studies

Faculty members guiding Ph.D. scholars:

Name Area of Specialization Number of Research scholars
Progress Awarded
Dr.K.Vidhya Environmental 1 -

List of Faculty Members Pursuing Ph.D

Name of the faculty Specialization University
Mr.Y.Shanatharam Geotechnical Anna university
Mr.S.Mohan Environmental Anna university


Project Title Funding Agency Amount in Rupees (Rs.)
An Innovative Approach On Efficiency Of Trickling Filter Media With Construction And Demolition Waste DST 13,50,000/- (Submitted)
 Green Building Technology IEI 30,000/-
Disaster Mitigation IEI 10,000/-
Eco -Friendly Building Material Technologies For Low Cost In Construction IEI 10,000/-
Miniature scale industrial ash aggregate plant MSME ,  New Delhi 3,00,000/-
Design and fabrication of eco friendly tile making machine Quantum Leap in Low Cost Construction Techniques with usage of Compash Brick Masonry for Rural Housing Multifunctional characterization on cement concrete MSME ,  New Delhi UGC Minor project DRDO 3,00,000/-