Cochin University of Science and Technology

Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) occupies a unique place on the academic road map of Asia as a premier institution for higher learning. The Univerety's motto "Tejasswinavadhitamasthu" meaning 'may the wisdom accrued deify us both-the teacher and the taught and percolate to the universe In its tntelity' CUSAT offers programmes across a spectrum of disciplines in frontier areas ranging from engineering, science and technology to humanities, law and management. The pursuit of excellence through these programmes has given CUSAT a national and international acclaim.

School of Engineering

School of Engineering is the largest academic unit of CUSAT having around 3000 students in UG,PG and Research Progrmmes. School of Engineering was established in 1979 for offering part time programmes in Civil,Mechanical,Electrical and Chemical Engineering for helping practicing engineers in and aaround Cochin. Research activities were started from 1981 with Ph.D programme in Civil Engineering. Later the school introduced B.Tech programmes in the five major disciplines. The School functions through its divisions: Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics, Computer Science, Safety & Fire and information Technology. School of Engineering has been well accepted as a Research Centre and major Consultancy Centre. A number of research projects have been sanctioned to School by agencies like DST, ISRO, AICTE, UGC, Coir Board, Coconut Development Board etc.

Vision Of School Of Engineering

To become, an engineering educational institution of international standing by striving continuously in pursuit of excellence in education,research,entrepreneurship and technology related services to the society.

Mission of School Of Engineering

>>> To provide high quality education in major engineering disciplines from undergraduate through doctoral levels through a creative balance of academic, professional and extracurricular programmes.
>>> To foster and maintain mutually benificial partnerships with alumni, industry, state and central goverments through public services assistance and collaborative research.
>>> To be a major contributor to global technology base thriugh scholarship and research.

Division of Civil Engineering

The Civil Engineering Division is one of the major departments of the School of Engineering in terms of faculty size and facilities available.part from the part time M.Tech programme with Construction Engineering and Management specialisation. Research and Development activities in Civil Engineering recieved a boost with the award of several research projects funded by various agencies. The Department has succesfully completed several major consultancy works and has numerous publications in national and international journals and conferences.