The Department of CIVIL ENGINEERING was started since the inception of Nowgong Polytechnic, i.e. in the year 1961. The present intake capacity of the department is 60 (sixty) The department follows the recent revised curriculum approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and affiliated by the State Council for Technical Education (SCTE) under the Directorate of Technical Education, Govt. of Assam.
The department has qualified and experienced teachers with specilization in different fields of Civil Engineering. It has 6 (six) numbers of laboratories for different subjects of Civil Engineering. In addition to the main college Library, a departmental Library with reasonable numbers of books is also available for the benefit of students .
Besides teaching, the teachers of the departments are engaged in other works also as per need of the society in the way of consultancy services for material testing, awareness programme in health and hygiene of rural people, multi hazard survey of public buildings of different district of Assam to assess the vulnerability to natural hazards, mason training programme etc.
The department also concucts skill development programs such as Auto-CAD, Total Station Survey, Standard Penetration Test (SPT) etc. so that students get hands on expertise on those important fields.
To be a pioneering Department in Civil Engineering in diploma studies for helping students to contribute towards societal and industrial development.
Create an ambience for the students to become dynamic and skilled diploma engineers in civil engineering who possess social, environmental and ethical responsibilities and are capable of providing quality service to the society.