Events

  • 12Mar., 2022

    Conference,
    12-15 March,2022
    2nd International Conference TIPCE during March 12-15, 2022
  • 21Mar., 2020

    21-22 March,2020
    IIT Roorkee, Civil Conclave, 21-22 March, 2020 "Theme : Unveiling the Flume to Future"
  • 17Feb., 2020

    Short Term Course,
    17-22 February,2020
    International Training Course on Landslide Risk Assessment and Mitigation LARAM-India 2020
  • 17Feb., 2020

    Visitors,
    17 February,2020
    Chandra Bhat, Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, The University of Texus, at Austin will be visiting Civil Engineering Department, IIT Roorkee and shall be Delivered lecture on "Will driverless cars lead to more travel? To more urban sprawl? in conference room at 3:00 PM " 17th Feb 2020.
  • 15Feb., 2020

    Short Term Course,
    15-16 February,2020
    AutoDesk CIVIL 3D Training Program on Road Profile Design and Alignment February 15-16, 2020
  • 07Feb., 2020

    Workshop,
    7-8 February,2020
    Regional workshop on “Quality Control – New Materials & Techniques in Road Sector", February 7-8, 2020
  • 24Jan., 2020

    Visitors,
    24 January,2020
    Dr. Kumar Anupam, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands will deliver a lecture, Title : Tire and pavement interaction: an effort towards saving human lives
  • 2-4Dec., 2019

    Visitors,
    2-4 December,2019
    Dr. Fook-Hou Lee, Professor & Fellow of Academy of Engineering (Singapore), Department of Civil. Read More
  • 17Feb., 2020

    Visitors,
    17 February,2020
    Chandra Bhat, Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, The University of Texus, at Austin will be visiting Civil Engineering Department, IIT Roorkee and shall be Delivered lecture on "Will driverless cars lead to more travel? To more urban sprawl? in conference room at 3:00 PM " 17th Feb 2020.

    24Jan., 2020

    Visitors,
    24 January,2020
    Dr. Kumar Anupam, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands will deliver a lecture, Title : Tire and pavement interaction: an effort towards saving human lives.

    2-4Dec., 2019

    Visitors,
    2-4 December,2019
    Dr. Fook-Hou Lee, Professor & Fellow of Academy of Engineering (Singapore), Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, National University of Singapore will be visiting IIT Roorkee from 2nd to 4th Dec 2019. He shall be delivering a Technical Lecture on “Construction & monitoring aspects of cement treatment for deep excavations and underground constructions” on 3rd Dec 2019, during the inauguration function of Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) Student Chapter, Roorkee. He shall also interact with the research students and faculty as well as visit Geotechnical laboratory during this period.

7-8Feb., 2020

Workshop,
7-8 February,2020
Regional workshop on “Quality Control–New Materials & Techniques in Road Sector", February 7-8, 2020 Read More

Latest News

     Date:-Sunday, February 16, 2020
Prof Pushpa Choudhary and Prof Rajat Rastogi coordinated a 2-day training course on Design and Development of Road Profile and Alignment using Civil 3D on 15th and 16th February 2020, in Civil Engineering Department, IIT Roorkee under. IIT Roorkee alumni, Er. Hardik Gosar from Ramboll India Pvt. Ltd. was the instructor for the course. In total, 46 participants, UG and PG students of Civil and PG students of C-TRANS attended the training course. During the course, the students learned the basics and important features of the software that are promptly used in industry and research projects throughout the world.

     Date:-Thursday, February 13, 2020
SONAM WANGCHUK, A mechanical engineer by training, Sonam Wangchuk has worked primarily in the field of education reform for the last 30 years. His work is directly responsible for bringing the percentage of pass grades in the crucial Ladakhi 10th grade examinations up to 75% from 5%. His vision for the Himalayan communities to lead sustainable lives has resulted in innovations like the Ice Stupa and passive solar heated buildings. SONAM WANGCHUK, visit the department & deliver the lecture On Innovation ….. Playing the Earth, Sun, Ice and Fire (PREFAB PASSIVE SOLAR HOUSE DESIGN)

     Date:-Saturday, February 8, 2020
The Regional Workshop on “ Quality Control - New Materials and Techniques in Road Sector ”at Civil Engineering Department , IIT Roorkee was inaugurated on 7th Feb 2020 in the presence of Hon'ble Chief Guest Shri Ayaz Ahmad, Chief Engineer, PWD Uttarakhand, Guest of Honor Prof. Manoranjan Parida, Officiating Director, IIT, Roorkee, Prof. Sanjay Kumar Ghosh, Head, Civil Engineering Department, IIT Roorkee, Shri S.K.Nirmal, Secretary General, Indian Roads Congress (IRC), New Delhi and Prof. G. D. Ransinchung, R. N., Organizing Secretary was also present to grace the occasion.

     Date:-Sunday, January 26, 2020
Mr. Kapil Kumar Dubey (CED Office) and Mr. Rajagiri (Geomatics Engineering Group) received the award and cash prize as the best performer of the Civil Engineering Department on Republic Day and also honoured by Head of Department

     Date:-Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Dr. Aditya Kumar Singh has joined as Assistant Professor in Civil Engineering Department (Geotechnical Engineering Group) on January 01, 2020. As per past practice all are requested to kindly assemble in conference room for his welcome function at 11.30 am on January 01, 2020.

     Date:-Tuesday, December 3, 2019
The Student Chapter of Indian Geotechnical Society Roorkee was inaugurated on 3rd Dec 2019 in the presence of Hon'ble Chief Guest Prof. Lee Fook Hou from Civil & Environmental Engineering Department, National University of Singapore, Guest of Honour Prof. J. T. Shahu from Civil Engineering Department, IIT Delhi & honorary secretary, Indian Geotechnical Society, Prof. S. K. Ghosh, Head of Civil Engineering Department, IIT Roorkee and Prof. N.K. Samadhiya, Civil Engineering Department, IIT Roorkee & Chairman of IGS Roorkee Chapter. Faculties and students from Civil Engineering Department and Earthquake Engineering Department, IIT Roorkee and Central Building Research Institute was also present to grace the occasion.

     Date:-Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Welcome new faculty member in Structure Engineering Group Dr. SUDAKSHINA DUTTA. In the spirit of welcoming our newest faculty members, I would also like to thank all of you. HCED

History

  • The Department of Civil Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee is the oldest and the largest in the country. It was established on November 25, 1847 as Roorkee Civil Engineering College and renamed as Thomason College of Civil Engineering in 1854. The department has produced several eminent engineers who have made significant contributions in the planning and execution of Civil Engineering projects in India as well as abroad.
  • The Department offers a four-year course leading to the Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering and two-year courses leading to Master’s degree in seven major specialisations of civil engineering (viz., Building Science and Technology, Environmental Engineering, Geomatics Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Hydraulics Engineering, Structural Engineering and Transportation Engineering). In total there are 577 students pursuing Bachelors degree and 182 students pursuing Masters Degree in the department. These programmes are supported with strong doctoral programmes in all the specialisations. More than 243 Ph. D. research scholars are currently working in the department.... Read More

Achievements

    Award

       Prof. Garg, P. K., Best Research Award in Surveying & Mapping, Institute of Engineers, Dehradun Chapter, Sep. 15, 2019
       Prof. Mittal, Satyendra, Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi Samman (Award) for special contribution in technical field, National Union of Journalism, Haridwar, India, 2019
       Prof. R.N., G.D. Ransinchung, INAE Innovative Student Projects Award -Doctoral Level Category, Indian National Academy of Engineering, 2019
       Prof. Parida, M., Prize of Cairo University of the Best WCTR Paper Award, Cairo University upon the initiative of the Transportation Programme, 2019
       Prof. Garg, P. K., Y. S. Research Excellence Award, Y. S. Research Foundation of Public Administration, Dehradun, Aug. 2019
       Prof. Mittal, Satyendra, Best Citizens of India Award, International Publishing house New Delhi, 2019
       Swati Dahiya, Best Poster Award, 27th European Biomass Conference and Exhibition, 2019
       Aparna Dutta, American Geophysical Union Travel Award, American Geophysical Union Travel, 2019
       Prof. Garg, R. D., National Geospatial Award of Excellence 2018, Indian Society of Remote Sensing, 2018
       Prof. Garg, R. D., Uttarakhand Eminent Engineers Award 2018, Institution of Engineers Uttarakhand Chapter, 2018
       Prof. Ghosh, J. K., National Geospatial Award for Excellence 2017 (A Life-time Achievement Award), The Indian Society of Remote Sensing, Dec. 05, 2018
       Prof. Mittal, Satyendra, Outstanding Engineer Award for Research & Field Applications, The Institution of Engineers, Roorkee, 2018
       Prof. Samadhiya, N. K., Excellence Performance Award, Indian Society for Rock Mechanics and Tunneling Technology (ISRMTT), 2018
       Prof. Chatterjee, K., IGS-Kochi Chapter YGE Best Paper Award – 2018, Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), 2018

    Scholarship

       Prof. Chandra, Satish, Fellow of National Academy of Science, National Academy of Science (NASc), 2019
       Arshdeep Singh, Nominated For 2019 Commonwealth Split-Site Scholarship, Commonwealth Scholarship Commission (UK), 2019
       Vamshi Krishna Rao K. (M. Tech), Awarded Kopsie DAAD fellowship, Leibniz University, Hannover, Germany, 2019
       Ankit Sharma, Nominated for 2019 Prime Minister's Fellowship for Doctoral Research, Prime Minister's fellowship, 2019


    Nomination

       Harshita Singh, Nominated for Newton Bhabha Ph.D. (2019-20) Funded by UK Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Energy (BEIS) and Department of Biotechnology(DBT), India, UK Host Institute – University of Nottingham, Malaysia
       Sourabh Dixit, Nominated for Newton Bhabha Ph.D. (2019-20) Placement Funded by UK Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Energy (BEIS), India, UK Host Institute – The James Hutton Institute, Abardeen, Scotland, UK
       Prof. S. K. Ghosh, Chairman for NBA Expert Committee, National Board of Accreditation, New Delhi
       Prof. S. K. Ghosh, Member of Selection Committee, Indian Institute of Technology, Ropar, National Institute of Technology, Delhi, National Institute of Technical Teacher's Training and Research, Chennai
       Prof. Indrajit Ghosh, Member of Traffic Control Devices Standing Committee (AHB50), Transportation Research Board (TRB) of the National Academies, Washington D.C
       Prathiba Palanisamy, Travel Grant & Nominated to chair a technical session in @IGARSS 2019 in Yokohama, Japan, IEEE International Geoscience & Remote Sensing Symposium, 2019
       Preeti Verma, Nominated for financial support Rs.1,00,000.00 under the scheme of Partial support to present papers in Good International Conferences/Workshops/Symposia, AGU Fall Meeting (Dec 9-13 in San Francisco, USA), 2019
       Soumya Sucharita Behera, Nominated for financial support Rs.1,00,000.00 under the scheme of Partial support to present papers in Good International Conferences/Workshops/Symposia, AGU Fall Meeting (Dec 9-13 in San Francisco, USA), 2019
       Mudit Kapoor, Nominated for financial support Rs. 60,000.00 under the scheme of Partial support to present papers in Good International Conferences/Workshops/Symposia, AGU Fall Meeting (Dec 9-13 in San Francisco, USA), 2019
       Madhumita Paul, Nominated for financial support Rs. 50,000.00 under the scheme of Partial support to present papers in Good International Conferences/Workshops/Symposia, The Tranportation Research Board (TRB), 99th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., USA (Jan 12-16 in San Francisco, USA), 2020

       Prof. Garg, P. K., Best Research Award in Surveying & Mapping, Institute of Engineers, Dehradun Chapter, Sep. 15, 2019
       Prof. Mittal, Satyendra, Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi Samman (Award) for special contribution in technical field, National Union of Journalism, Haridwar, India, 2019
       Prof. R.N., G.D. Ransinchung, INAE Innovative Student Projects Award -Doctoral Level Category, Indian National Academy of Engineering, 2019
       Prof. Parida, M., Prize of Cairo University of the Best WCTR Paper Award, Cairo University upon the initiative of the Transportation Programme, 2019
       Prof. Garg, P. K., Y. S. Research Excellence Award, Y. S. Research Foundation of Public Administration, Dehradun, Aug. 2019
       Prof. Mittal, Satyendra, Best Citizens of India Award, International Publishing house New Delhi, 2019
       Swati Dahiya, Best Poster Award, 27th European Biomass Conference and Exhibition, 2019
       Aparna Dutta, American Geophysical Union Travel Award, American Geophysical Union Travel, 2019
       Prof. Garg, R. D., National Geospatial Award of Excellence 2018, Indian Society of Remote Sensing, 2018
       Prof. Garg, R. D., Uttarakhand Eminent Engineers Award 2018, Institution of Engineers Uttarakhand Chapter, 2018
       Prof. Ghosh, J. K., National Geospatial Award for Excellence 2017 (A Life-time Achievement Award), The Indian Society of Remote Sensing, Dec. 05, 2018
       Prof. Mittal, Satyendra, Outstanding Engineer Award for Research & Field Applications, The Institution of Engineers, Roorkee, 2018
       Prof. Samadhiya, N. K., Excellence Performance Award, Indian Society for Rock Mechanics and Tunneling Technology (ISRMTT), 2018
       Prof. Chatterjee, K., IGS-Kochi Chapter YGE Best Paper Award – 2018, Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS), 2018

       Prof. Chandra, Satish, Fellow of National Academy of Science, National Academy of Science (NASc), 2019
       Arshdeep Singh, Nominated For 2019 Commonwealth Split-Site Scholarship, Commonwealth Scholarship Commission (UK), 2019
       Vamshi Krishna Rao K. (M. Tech), Awarded Kopsie DAAD fellowship, Leibniz University, Hannover, Germany, 2019
       Ankit Sharma, Nominated for 2019 Prime Minister's Fellowship for Doctoral Research, Prime Minister's fellowship, 2019


       Harshita Singh, Nominated for Newton Bhabha Ph.D. (2019-20) Funded by UK Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Energy (BEIS) and Department of Biotechnology(DBT), India, UK Host Institute – University of Nottingham, Malaysia
       Sourabh Dixit, Nominated for Newton Bhabha Ph.D. (2019-20) Placement Funded by UK Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Energy (BEIS), India, UK Host Institute – The James Hutton Institute, Abardeen, Scotland, UK
       Prof. S. K. Ghosh, Chairman for NBA Expert Committee, National Board of Accreditation, New Delhi
       Prof. S. K. Ghosh, Member of Selection Committee, Indian Institute of Technology, Ropar, National Institute of Technology, Delhi, National Institute of Technical Teacher's Training and Research, Chennai
       Prof. Indrajit Ghosh, Member of Traffic Control Devices Standing Committee (AHB50), Transportation Research Board (TRB) of the National Academies, Washington D.C
       Prathiba Palanisamy, Travel Grant & Nominated to chair a technical session in @IGARSS 2019 in Yokohama, Japan, IEEE International Geoscience & Remote Sensing Symposium, 2019
       Preeti Verma, Nominated for financial support Rs.1,00,000.00 under the scheme of Partial support to present papers in Good International Conferences/Workshops/Symposia, AGU Fall Meeting (Dec 9-13 in San Francisco, USA), 2019
       Soumya Sucharita Behera, Nominated for financial support Rs.1,00,000.00 under the scheme of Partial support to present papers in Good International Conferences/Workshops/Symposia, AGU Fall Meeting (Dec 9-13 in San Francisco, USA), 2019
       Mudit Kapoor, Nominated for financial support Rs. 60,000.00 under the scheme of Partial support to present papers in Good International Conferences/Workshops/Symposia, AGU Fall Meeting (Dec 9-13 in San Francisco, USA), 2019
       Madhumita Paul, Nominated for financial support Rs. 50,000.00 under the scheme of Partial support to present papers in Good International Conferences/Workshops/Symposia, The Tranportation Research Board (TRB), 99th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., USA (Jan 12-16 in San Francisco, USA), 2020
    Congratulations to Ms. Prathiba Palanisamy and Dr. Kamal Jain. Congratulations to Ms. Prathiba Palanisamy and Dr. Kamal Jain. Congratulations to Ms. Prathiba Palanisamy and Dr. Kamal Jain.
UG Students
  577
PG Students
182
Research Projects*
#     74
Consultancy Projects*
#     3382
Ph.D. Students
  259
Faculties
48
 
  23.3  Cr.
 
  173.9  Cr.
* Last Five Years



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