• Three day workshop on “ Artificial Intelligence and Its Applications for the problems of Structural Engineering” was conducted from 18 - 20th March 2013.  
  • A total of 53 participants including Staff members of Engineering Colleges, Ph. D. Scholars, M.Tech Students from Bagalkot Engineering College, Sahydari College, Mangalore, Sridevi College, Tumkur, Government DBDTCE, Davangere , attended the workshop.
  • One Day Workshop on “Recent Developments in Civil Engineering and Future Challenges-RDCEFC-2013” (UNDER TEQIP-II) was conducted on Thursday, May 9, 2013.
  • Two courses are conducted to support the weak students of 1st year & II year (lateral entry students).
  • All Civil Engineering IS codes on DVDs purchased from BIS, New Delhi, @
  • Rs. 72000.00. and is installed in the CADS Laboratory.
  • Order is placed to purchase the software ETABS for 10 user @ Rs. 3,50, 000.00
  • Order is placed to purchase NDT equipments, worth Rs. 8,00,000.00
  • Process is on to establish the Earthquake Laboratory at a cost of Rs. 1600000.00
  • CYPE Software for Architecture engineering and construction  for research activities, at the cost of        Rs. 4,50,000,00 is under procurement in TEQIP-II
International Conference:

Dr. M. S. Kalappa, Professor & Head, participated and presented the technical paper on “ Geopolymer Concrete”  in the International Conference organized by the Japan Concrete Institute, American Society of Civil Engineering, Fib, RIELM at Tokyo, JAPAN from 27th – 29th May 2013.

Ph.D., Degree Awarded :

Mr. Sunil Kumar Tengli, Professor & Head,  KNB college of Engineering, Gulbarga  who conducted research work at MCE Research Centre, at department of civil engineering , Under the Guidance of Dr. M. S. Kalappa, Professor & Head, Civil Engineering Dept has been awarded Ph.D Degree by VTU Belgaum during the year 2012-13.