About Department of Civil Engineering
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 67 (sixty seven) 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 specialization 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 are available for the benefit of students .
Besides teaching, the teachers of the department are engaged in different community related works, as per need of the society. The Department involves in 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 has MOU with different organisations for the benefit of our students and institutes. Our faculty members use to deliver lectures on technical topics such as earthquake resistance construction , Retrofitting of structures under DDMA programme, whenever administration invite .The department also conducts in-house programme with the manufacturers of building materials. We have constructed low cost latrines at different villages for economically backward people who cannot afford to build.
The department also conducts skill development programs such as Auto-CAD, Total Station Survey, Soil exploration (SPT), mason training programme etc. so that students get hands on expertise on those related important fields.
Vision of the Department
To be a pioneering Department in Civil Engineering in diploma studies and helping Students to contribute towards societal and industrial development.
Mission of the Department
Mission statement: Imparting creative learning and effective methodology to expose the talents.
Mission Objectives of the Department
M1: Imparting quality engineering education so that the students can face any challenge in their professional careers and promulgating entrepreneurial skills in them.
M2: Inculcate moral and ethical values and developing professionalism in line withthe changing technology .
M3: Create a conducive environment by providing necessary facilities and other skill development courses to the student.
M4: Instilling social awareness and responsibility in students to work for the society and conservation of the environment.
Bishnu Rabha Path, Nagaon, Assam
District- Nagaon, Pin - 782003