MIT Kundapura

Course Details

BE in Civil Engineering


The department to its credit has state-of-the-art multimedia classrooms, advanced civil engineering laboratories, very good computational facilities with application software like CAED, STAAD-Pro, SAPS/ETABS for superior analysis and design of civil engineering structures.

Strong association and membership with many professional bodies have further provisioned many more rare resources to involve in a variety of multidisciplinary activities to widen the horizon of students and faculty beyond the scope of syllabus. The classrooms are the epicenter of Creativity, giving the students the Joy of Learning.


To become a premier Department by adopting state-of-the-art technical knowledge through effective learning processes with research ambience in producing global quality ethical civil engineers, for the development of sustainable society.




The Civil Engineering Department was started in the year 2011. Over one decade the department has carved its niche in the areas of academics, research, consultancy, collaborative projects, and publications. Over 250 technical papers in the reputed journals and conferences are the outcome of active research of the department. The faculty members have received advanced degrees and/or training from highly reputed universities across the country. The department has been actively involved in conducting conferences, workshops, FDP’s, Site Visits, Project Tours and several student related programs to provide a platform for sharing and spreading the latest developments in the field of Civil Engineering. The department nurtures students for overall development by encouraging the students to participate in curricular, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. The department has well established interactions with the outside world (institutions and industry) through industrial visits, expert lectures, workshops, internships etc. With a good placement record, the department facilitates the student’s placements in reputed companies.

Laboratories in Civil Engineering

“Group discussion on planning  of  a stadium”

A group discussion session was arranged for about a batch of Civil Engineering students of MIT Kundapura on the topic “Planning a stadium for an Educational Institution “.Various aspects of planning a stadium like setting the athletic tracks,orientation of cricket pitch,arrangement for games etc were discussed on the ocassion.The session was arranged by Porf.Prashanth J Hegde ,HOD Civil  Engineering Department.Director Brand Building Dr.Ramakrishna Hegde,faculty Prof.Prasad Gaonkar ,and Physical Director Mr.Praveen Kharvi were present on the ocassion.

“Extensive survey Project-2023”

Extensive survey project was conducted for the 3rd student of MIT Kundapura.Students conducted the survey for New tank project,Old tank project,water supply scheme and Highway project at Basroor and siddapura area.Students were guided by Prof.Prashanth J Hegde,HOD Civil Engineering Department and the faculty Mr.Prasad Gaonkar and Ms.Chayashree.

“Workshop on Total station”

A workshop on Total station was conducted for the Third year civil engineering students of MIT Kundapura.Students were educated to use the total station for doing the faster and accurate survey of the land for various engineering purposes.The workshop was organised by Prof.Prashanth.J.Hegde,HOD of civil Department,MIT kundapura.Faculty  member of Civil Engineering department Mr.Prasad Gaonkar & Ms.Chayashree accompanied the students in the field

“World Water Day celebration”

The Department of civil engineering in association with Eco club MITK celebrated the world water day on 24 March,2023.As a part of this guest talk on “Accelerating chang-Be the change-Be a water warrior”.Resource person Er.Rajendra Kalbhavi,Executive director,Dakshina kannada nirmithikendra,NITK surathkal,Manglore shared his propound knowledge about the different techniques of rain water harvesting and conservation of water with the students.Later on Ms.Shravya Kalbhavi was felicitated for her tremendous achievement in the field of music.

Projects Selected in in KSCST 44th Series of Student Project Programm 2020-21

Project Title : Torsional Effects of Irregular Building under Seismic Load Using ETABS

Student Name : Megharaj S R, Subramanya Babu, Vaidya Kumar Bagalakoti, Infant Dsouza

Message from the Director of Technology Incubator Centre at MIT Kundapura

It is giving me immense pleasure to write about the Technology Business Incubator (TBI) at MITK. With the introduction of Startup India, Standup India and various government schemes, the entrepreneurial environment in the country has become more conducive and favourable to budding entrepreneurs. And to uplift this spirit, the TBI here at MIT Kundapura plays a great role.

TBI is a vibrant place for entrepreneurs, innovators and next-generation thinkers, who are ready to take up challenging problems in society and transform their Ideas around it into viable solutions in terms of products and services, thereby creating jobs and livelihood for people along with following their passion for entrepreneurship.

As a Technology Business Incubator, we have some of the best facilities in the Karavali region to host startups from various Industrial domains such as Tech, Fintech, Agritech, IT, Mechatronics, etc. and mentor and nurture them. we have high-end computing facilities, modern workspace, Library & information centre, 3D printers and other necessary equipment and facilities, training and conference facilities, etc. to name a few. TBI conducts various entrepreneurial sessions, seminars and conferences for startups. It also connects the right industrial mentors which best suited for the budding startups and call for various funding meetups & rounds and pitch deck presentations for getting financial support from government and private investors.

TBI is open to anyone who envisaged transforming the world, by bringing about significant changes in the world through entrepreneurship. I heartily welcome all those who aspire to become next-generation entrepreneurs and want to shape their ideas into products in the country, to pay a visit to our incubation centre and join and become part of the TBI family.

Mr. Bhuneshwar P

Director, Technology Business Incubator

Assistant Professor of Physics, BSH