Department of Civil Engineering


Civil Engineering is the oldest basic and pioneering branch of engineering. Late Sir M. Visvesvaraya was a civil engineer, who has been awarded nations highest civil award Bharat Ratna for his outstanding services in field of civil engineering. The department offers four year degree course to the students for B.E (Civil) degree. The department has got well equipped laboratories with sophisticated equipments, located in spacious laboratories.

               The staff of the department is well qualified, experienced and always keeps themselves abreast with the present technologies and development in the field. Through the Research and Development Cell of the college, the department is providing testing facilities required by the construction industry. It is also providing consultancy in structural designing and by doing so , it had created image of itself in Civil Engg. Industry which greatly helps in placement of students.

               Due to huge government spending on infrastructure development, there are ample opportunities of employment for the students of this branch in centre and state PWDs, Military Engg. Services, Railway, Irrigation, Water supply dept. Transport sector, etc, etc. Besides this branch is self employing and also enables the student to get employment in private sector at home and abroad.

              Opting this branch as a career of engineering is boon in disguise. This branch is gaining its old glory and is zooming day by day.

Welcome to the Department of Civil Engineering at COET Akola.

The department of Civil Engineering is one of the oldest departments of COET Akola and was established in the year 1985 with an intake of 60 students. Over the past three and half decades, the department has progressed by leaps and bounds and could create its separate identity not only in the region of Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University. but also in the state of Maharashtra due to its continuous efforts in providing quality education to the students.

At present, the department offers one degree program in civil engineering at undergraduate (UG) level, while one M.E. programs namely, M.E. Civil Structural Engineering at postgraduate (PG) level. The sanctioned students’ strengths of M.E. program is18 per year. The department has been recognized as a ‘Ph.D. Research centre’ by Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University. At present, the department has more than 10 PhD scholars while 2 have been awarded with Ph.D.  The department has experienced and highly qualified faculty and dedicated staff and has well established labs equipped with modern equipment. Department of Civil Engineering had received the grand from AICT New Delhi for the MODROB sanctioned scheme for the upgradation of civil engineering laboratory.

The faculty members of our department have excellent academic qualifications and have been conferred with awards at institutional and national levels. They have representation on Board of Studies (BoS) of Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University. The department organizes workshops, seminars, webinars, national/international seminars and conferences independently as well as in joint association with reputed professional bodies. The faculty has published several research papers in national/international conferences and also in various h-indexed Journals.

The department has good connect with industries for industry institute interaction and for seeking internship and employment opportunities to students. It has signed Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) with reputed organizations and it offers consultancy and testing services to various private and government organizations by active involvement of students.  

Our department looks forward to provide quality education in civil engineering to the aspiring students.

Thank you for visiting us.

Best wishes,


Head of Department

Department Intake / Program Offered

Bachelor of Engineering

Name of the UG Program :B.E. – Civil Engineering
Number of Intake :60 per year
Duration of Course :4 years
Year of Starting :1985

Masters of Engineering

Name of the PG Program :M. E. – Civil (Structural Engineering)
Number of Intake :18 Per Year
Duration of Course :2 years
Year of Starting :2010

Vision and Mission of the Department



The Department seeks to develop students through the latest tools of the teaching-learning process who are not only well-educated in their disciplines, but are also culturally responsive, and caring frothier families and society.



The department of Civil engineering is to make all efforts to achieve the highest level of academic knowledge and thereby improve the performance of stakeholders socially and contribute to the economic progress of society.



Department of Civil Engineering

Teaching Staff

Dr. S. K. Deshmukh
Principal & Professor

Prof. R. M. Phuke
Associate Professor and HOD

Dr. S. M. Taley
Assistant Professor

Dr. A. R. Gupta
Assitant Professor

Prof. S. S. Suratkar
Assistant Professor

Prof. R. K. Watile
Assistant Professor

Prof A. S. Gawande
Assistant Professor

Prof P. M. Raut
Assistant Professor

Prof. Mrs. A. R. Pohare
Assistant Professor

Prof. G. R. Bharsakle
Assistant Professor

Prof A. T. Tathod
Assistant Professor

Mr. A. S. Gangane
Assistant Professor

Prof A. A. Malokar
Assistant Professor

Prof. Ritika Mahalle
Assistant Professor

Dr. V. T. Bhugul
Associate Professor

Support Staff


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Room No.


Area (Sq.m.)


CE L-1




CE L-2/L-11




CE L-3




CE L-4




CE L-5




CE L-6




CE L-7




CE L-8








CE L SV-10




CE L-12



Achievements & Awards

Dr. S.K. Deshmukh being main coordinator got the grant of Rs. 18 lac under MODROB scheme of AICTE for modernization of Civil Laboratories.

Dr .S. K. Deshmukh was elected as chairman of Board of Studies in Civil Engineering SGBAU, Amravati.

Dr. S. K. Deshmukh was nominated as Vice Chairman of   Indian Water Works Association (IWWA) for academic year 2019-21

Dr. S. K. Deshmukh filled and got 2 patents on civil engineering concern materials.

Dr. S. K. Deshmukh worked as expert on Local Enquiry Committee of SGBAU, Amravati.

Dr. S. M. Taley has received Pratibha Gaurav Rastriya Puraskar on 10th October 2019 at Muramba.

Dr. S. M. Taley has delivered an expert talk on topic “Role of Geologist in Civil Engg.” at Shri Shivaji Science College Akola on Sep.2019.

Dr. S. M. Taley worked as expert on Local Enquiry Committee of SGBAU, Amravati.

Dr. A. R. Gupta was nominated as Treasurer and member of Indian Water Works Association (IWWA) for academic year 2019-21.

Dr. A. R. Gupta conducted expert session in 3 STTPS of 2 weeks each under the AICTE – Atal Yojna hosted by PRMITR, Badnera

Dr. A. R. Gupta chaired as the session chairman for the International Conference Rampcon       2019-20

Prof. P. M. Raut attended one day workshop on the topic Industrial safety in industry in association with Rallis India Ltd., a TATA Enterprise M.I.D.C. Akola at C.O.E.T.A. on September 2019.

Prof. A. T. Tathod was nominated as executive member of Indian Water Works Association (IWWA), Akola chapter for academic year 2019-20.

Prof. A. T. Tathod attended one day workshop on the topic Industrial safety in industry in association with Rallis India Ltd., a TATA Enterprise M.I.D.C. Akola at C.O.E.T.A. on 13 September 2019.

Prof. A.S. Gangane has awarded Post Graduate Diploma in Urban Planning & Development – PGDUPDL with 68% by IGNOU, New Delhi in June 2019.

Prof. A.S. Gangane has participated in Faculty Development Program – NPTEL by IIT Roorkee in September 2019

Prof. A.S. Gangane has participated in one day workshop organized by Sipna COE, Amravati during period 25th -30th Nov.19.

Prof. A.S. Gangane has participated in one day workshop organized by ACCE India at Akola 14th Sept.19.

Prof. A.S. Gangane attended one day workshop on the topic Industrial safety in industry in association with Rallis India Ltd., a TATA Enterprise M.I.D.C. Akola at C.O.E.T.A. on 13 September 2019.

Prof. A. A. Malokar attended one day workshop on the topic Industrial safety in industry in association with Rallis India Ltd., a TATA Enterprise M.I.D.C. Akola at C.O.E.T.A. on 13 September 2019.

Lalit Bhalerao, Associate Projects, Cognizant Technology, Pune

Shivashish Agrawal, Cognizant Technology, Chennai

Umesh Nalkhande, Cognizant Technology, Pune

Gajanan Korde, System Engineer, IBM, Pune

Mohammed Tauseef, Head, VDCE & T, Nagpur

Amit Manikrao, Head, AVBIT, Wardha

Tushar Sangole, TPO, AVBIT, Wardha

Shikha Gadodiya, Amdoc Software, Pune

Abhishek Lalwani, Infosys, Mysore

Sonal Honale, Head, Abha Gaikwad- Patil College of Engineering, Nagpur

Sonal Agrawal, Infosys, Mysore

Sneha Patel, Infosys, Mysore

Rutika Ghotkar, Infosys, Mysore

Shruti Somani, Infosys, Mysore

Nayan Sinhe, L&T Infotech

Shreya Deshpande, L&T Infotech

Shruti Ketkar, L&T Infotech

Azar Sayyed, L&T Infotech

Sunil Sharma, YASH Technologies

Swati Bhavani, Syntel, Pune

Shweta Joshi, Syntel, Pune

Pushkar Gadge, Syntel, Pune

Swapnil Ghule, Syntel, Pune

Pankaj Wagh, Syntel, Pune

Vitthal Jogdand, Emphasis Pune

Achal Deshmukh, Tech Mahindra Ltd, Pune

Anurag Mankar, Tieto

Krishna Agrawal, Teradata

Vipul Raut, Infosys, Pune

Vaibhav Agrawal, Sigma Software Solutions

Ganesh Shelke, Atos Origin India Pvt Ltd

Dipti Chatur, Fiserv India Pvt. Ltd.

Dipashri Tikle Welekar, Infosys, Pune

Hansraj Manwani, Capgemini India

Abhishek Kale, Capgemini India

Amit Chaudhari, Emphasis, Banglore

Dhananjay Deshmukh, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.

Amar Lahudkar, TCS,

Anand Thorat, Clover Infotech

Ashish Buley, Melstar Information Technologies

Vikas Rajodia, Barclays Technology Centre India Private Ltd, Pune

Sumit Jain, Sadatan Pure Ayurveda Pvt. Ltd

Pritam Raut, Knorr-Bremse, Pune

Vrushali Deshpand, Tieto

MUkul Dhanokar, Syntel Pune

Shipla Jadhao, Lecturer, Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology (RGIT), MUmbai

Prasad Deshmukh, Director, Career Training and Consultancy Services, Pune

Shalaka Kulkarni, Atos Origin India Pvt Ltd

Anurag Deshmukh, Hidden Brains InfoTech Pvt Ltd – India Based offshore web development firm, Ahmedabad

Nilesh Tiwari, Deloitte India

Aamer Inamdar , Tech Mahindra, Pune

Pranav Kumar Jha, 3DPLM Software Solutions Limited, Pune

Mayuri Kale, Inautix, Pune

Saurabh Shulka, Promax Digital, Nagpur,

Amit Choudhary, Technical Lead, Sears Holding Pune

Neha Lanke, Lecturer, MGM’s College of Engg Nanded

Suryakant Dubey,  Cybage Software,  Pune

Niraj Singh , Emphasis, Pune

Rahul Zende, Xento Systems, Pune

Sankalp Deshpande, Accenture, Mumbai

Sapna Zol, Tata Motors Limited, Pune

Dhara Papet, Parul Group of Institutes, Vadodara

Rohan Pande, Financial Technologies India Ltd, Mumbai

Priti P Deshmukh, Parametric Technology

Pallavi Deshmukh, JDSU, US

Kunal Kale, PRAJ Industries

Humera Ali, Tata Consultancy Services, Mumbai

Rakesh Sharma, 3i Infotech, Pune

Shweta Lohiya, Satyam, Haydrabed

Tabish Ahemad, ABM Knowledgeware Ltd, Mumbai

Vaishnavi Kadu, MSPGCL, US

Kiran Wanare. Wipro, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

Abid Shaikh, Infosys, Pune

Dinesh Pawar, eClinicalWorks

Nitin Patel, State Farm, US

Virangna Dhar, Bristlecone, US

Ketki Nand, HR, Vyom Labs Pvt. Ltd., Pune

Sagar Bansod, Laxmi Organic Industries Ltd

Disha Chandak, Reliserv Solution, Mumbai

Harshna Raipure, Tata Consultancy Services Mumbai

Rhishikesh Kulkarni, Tata Consultancy Services Mumbai

Sneha Pisey, AP, PRMITR, Badnera

Praful Sambhare, AP, P. R. Pote-Patil Group of Educational InstitutionAmravati

Amit Barde, Bank of India

Krutika Pandit, Tata Consultancy Services Mumbai

Mangesh Pachpor, IBM DLF Chennai

Indira Jaware, Syntel Pune

Ankur Yaday, Tata Technologies, Mumbai

Saurabh Shukla, ProMax Digital, Nagpur

Arti Yadav, Syntel, Pune

Janhavi Ukhalkar, Cognizant technology Solutions, Pune

Samidha Deshmukh,KPIT Cummins Infosystems, Pune

Bhushan Durge,KPIT Cummins Infosystems, Pune

Nileam Deshmukh, iGATE Global Solutions Pune

Manish Morey, Idea Celluler Limited, Pune

Hetal L.Kariya, Patni Computers, Mumbai

Snehal Jadhao, L&T Infotech, Mumbai

Abhijeet Deshmukh, Hexaware Technologies, Mumbai