The Civil Engineering Department is headed by Dr V. Ramakrishna, who has a total of 26 years of experience in industry, consultancy, research and teaching. He completed his B Tech from KLCE, ME from BITS-Pilani and PhD in Environmental Engineering from BITS Pilani in 2004. He held several administrative positions, organized conferences, taught both on-campus and off-campus students in BITS-Pilani during his stay for around 11 years. He guided several UG/PG students for their academic projects and has published 50 papers in national & international journals and conferences. He held several administrative positions in various colleges before joining LBRCE.