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The Department of Civil Engineering was established at BIT Mesra in 1957. Civil Engineering, as a subject includes a wide range of courses on various topics from those that are of general nature to those that are of utility in daily life. Starting from building of homes and other buildings, to construction of all kinds of infrastructure facilities, the scope of civil engineering is truly massive. It offers a wide reach in bright and promising career opportunities and professional advancement.

Undergraduate Programmes
The Department offers a B.E. in Civil Engineering and is one of the few in the country offering a course in Disaster Management with special focus on Earthquake Engineering at the undergraduate level.

Postgraduate Programmes
The Department of Civil Engineering at BIT Mesra conducts M.E. Programmes in the following specialized disciplines:
  • Soil Mechanics & Foundation Engineering
  • Structural Engineering


Dr. Balram Singh
HOD, Department of Civil Engineering
Birla Institute of Technology
Mesra, Ranchi
Jharkhand 835 215
E-Mail: headcivil@bitmesra.ac.in