Civil — About Us



To be a recognized Centre of excellence for Civil Engineering program that nurtures new ideas and innovations in Civil Engineering education and research for sustenance of the society and enrichment of quality of human life.


To impart high quality education along with market-oriented skills such as research supervision, proficient consultancy as well as leadership skills to the students for ethical, professional practices and to establish a scientific and technological base for Civil Engineers.

About Us

Civilization is a continuous process to provide comforts for mankind. Civil Engineering involves utilization of scientific knowledge for welfare of human beings. Over the years, shelter, water & communication have remained always on priority in national planning. Every construction activity – buildings, bridges, tunnels, roads, dams & canals, involve use of Men, Machines, Money & Materials. Population growth & urbanization have invited new problems in urban planning such as water supply, waste disposal, transportation & global warming. To overcome all these problems in infrastructural development & to build tomorrow’s India, role of Civil Engineer remains of prime importance even in the era of information technology.

Civil Engineering department in Sinhgad College of Engineering, Pune, was established in the year 2000. As a symbol of academic excellence, the department received five years prestigious accreditation by NBA-Delhi. Along with post graduate courses in Structural Engineering and Environmental Engineering, the department is also recognized as Research Centre by Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune for Ph. D. studies. Students of Civil Engineering have secured several university ranks in examinations & after graduation, they have secured key positions in professional organizations, including government sector.

The department is enriched with 13 laboratories equipped with sophisticated instruments, experienced & dedicated teaching faculty members in all specializations of all disciplines of Civil Engineering. Besides central library, departmental library provides various reference books and Journals. Industry offers sponsorship to projects for both undergraduate & post graduate studies. Many research projects are in progress with the help of financial assistance by BCUD, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune. The department also offers testing and consultancy services in various disciplines of Civil Engineering.

Dr. Sameer S. Shastri

Head of the Department