Civil Engineering at Shiv Nadar University aims to be a global leader in developing engineering solutions to societal-scale challenges. The practice of civil engineering is in transition, but traditional civil engineering programs in India have been slow to adapt, providing a window for the civil engineering program at SNU to create a distinct identity.
India’s 12th Five-Year Plan lays down the challenge for civil engineering in India:
"As urban population and incomes increase, demand for every key service such as water, transportation, sewage treatment, ... read more
Concrete has played a vital role in the construction industry since 19th century with the development of industrially produced Portland cement. In today’s world we are... read more
Hydration of concrete is a very complicated and multiphase process, where the cement gel transforms into a hardened plastic/semi-plastic phase. Proper progression of the... read more
Due to long and hot summer season in India, cooling and heating (during winter) of residential and commercial buildings have a huge energy footprint and, hence, consumes... read more
Summary of the Projects The short-term acute and long-term chronic exposures to several toxic chemicals including trace elements, ions,... read more