The Department of Civil Engineering comprises well-skilled, keen observing faculty members with a supporting staff, guiding well to students and providing high quality education.

With some of the most experienced faculties, including the likes of the Directors of NITs, The Department of Civil Engineering is all set to herald in the growth story of India.


rajesh gupta

Name: Dr. Rajesh Gupta

Designation: Professor & Head of The Department

Qualification: B.E. (Civil Engineering),M.E.,Ph.D.

Areas of interest: Water Supply & Waste Water Collection System,Environmental System Modeling and Optimization,Fuzzy Analysis

Contact No. : 0712-2801250

E-mail id: rajeshguptavnit[at]hotmail[dot]com

Home Page : http://civ.vnit.ac.in/people/rajeshgupta/


ar tembhurkar

Name: Dr. Ajay R. Tembhurkar

Designation: Professor

Qualification: B.E.(Civil Engineering),M.Tech.(Environmental Engineering),Ph.D.,PGDBM

Areas of interest: Municipal, Industrial and Advanced Water Treatment,Biomedical Waste Management,Solid Waste Management and Resource Recovery,Industrial Pollution Control,Energy Conversion and Environment,Software Development on Environmental Engineering systems

Contact No. : 0712-2801081

E-mail id: artembhurkar[at]civ[dot]vnit[dot]ac[dot]in

Home Page : http://civ.vnit.ac.in/people/artembhurkar/

ad ghare

Name: Dr. Aniruddha Dattatraya Ghare

Designation: Professor

Qualification: B.E. (Civil Engineering),M.Tech. (Hydraulic Engineering),Ph.D.

Areas of interest: Free Surface Flows, Hydraulic Structures, Stepped Spillways, Labyrinth Weirs,Surface Hydrology

Contact No. : 0712-2801525

E-mail id: adghare[at]yahoo[dot]co[dot]in

Home Page : http://civ.vnit.ac.in/people/adghare/

yb katpatal

 Name: Dr. Yashwant Bhaskar Katpatal

Designation: Professor

Qualification: B.E.(Civil Engineering),M.Tech.,Ph.D.,MBA

Areas of interest: Remote Sensing & Geographic Information System,Water Resource Management, Environmental Impact Assessment

Contact No. : 0712-2801083

E-mail id: ybkatpatal[at]rediffmail[dot]com

Home Page : http://civ.vnit.ac.in/people/ybkatpatal/

va mhaisalkar

 Name: Dr. Vasant Anant Mhaisalkar

Designation: Professor

Qualification: B.E. (Civil Engineering),M.Tech. (Environmental Engineering),Ph.D.

Areas of interest: Water Supply and Treatment,Waste Water Engineering,Environmental Impact Assessment,Environmental Management,Environmental Engineering Systems Design

Contact No. : 0712-2801338

E-mail id: vasantmhaisalkar[at]yahoo[dot]com

Home Page : http://civ.vnit.ac.in/people/vamhaisalkar/

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dh lataye


Name: Dr. Dilip H. Lataye

Designation: Professor

Qualification: B.E. (Civil Engineering),M.Tech. (Environmental Engineering),Ph.D.(IIT ROORKEE)

Areas of interest: Water and Wastewater Treatment,Air Pollution Control,Hazardous Waste Management,Solid Waste Management,Stack Monitoring.

Contact No. : 0712-2801086

E-mail id: dhlataye[at]civ[dot]vnit[dot]ac[dot]in

Home Page : http://civ.vnit.ac.in/people/dhlataye/


rv ralegaonkar


Name: Dr. Rahul V. Ralegaonkar

Designation: Professor

Qualification: B.E. (Civil Engineering),M.Tech.,Ph.D. (Passive Solar Architecture)

Areas of interest: Energy Efficient Buildings,Disaster Management,Construction Management

Contact No. : 0712-2801090

E-mail id: sanvan28[at]yahoo[dot]com

Home Page :http://civ.vnit.ac.in/people/rvralegaonkar/


 vs landge

Name: Dr. Vishrut S. Landge


Qualification: B.E. (Civil Engineering),M.E.,Ph.D. (Traffic Safety)

Areas of interest: Road Traffic Safety, Road Safety Audit,Socio-economic Cost of Road Network,Public Transport System,Railway and Airport,Pavement Management System

Contact No. : 0712-2801374

E-mail id: vslandge[at]rediffmail[dot]com

Home Page : http://civ.vnit.ac.in/people/vslandge/

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Associate Professor

anirban mandal

Name: Dr. Anirban Mandal

Designation: Associate Professor

Qualification: B.E. (Civil Engineering),M.E. (Soil Mechanics & Foundation Engineering),Ph.D. (Soil Dynamics and Machine Foundation)

Areas of interest: Rock Engineering,Tunneling And Underground Excavation,Soil Dynamics

Contact No. : 0712-2801527

E-mail id: amandalthesis[at]yahoo[dot]com

Home Page : http://civ.vnit.ac.in/people/anirbanmandal/


mv latkar

 Name: Dr. M.V. Latkar

Designation: Associate Professor

Qualification: M.Sc. (Biochemistry),Ph.D.(Environmental Biochemistry)

Areas of interest: Environmental Biotechnology

Contact No. : 0712-2801087

E-mail id: mv.latkar[at]rediffmail[dot]com

Home Page : http://civ.vnit.ac.in/people/mvlatkar/


vasudeo Name: Dr. Avinash D. Vasudeo

Designation: Associate Professor

Qualification: B.E. (Civil Engineering),M.Tech. (IIT Kanpur),Ph.D. (VNIT Nagpur)

Areas of interest: Hydrology,Hydraulics Engineering,Groundwater Monitoring,Stepped Spillways, Labyrinth Weirs

Contact No. : 0712-2801254

E-mail id: avasudeo[at]yahoo[dot]com

Home Page :http://civ.vnit.ac.in/people/avinashdvasudeo/ 

Assistant Professor

Abhay Tawalare photo

 Name: Prof. Abhay Tawalare

Designation: Assistant Professor

Qualification: B.E.(Civil Engineering),M.Tech (Structures),M.B.A. (Finance),Phd. (Pursuing at IITG)

Areas of interest: Contract Management,Project Management,Design of Concrete Structures

Contact No. : 0712-2801528

E-mail id: abhaytawalare[at]civ[dot]vnit[dot]ac[dot]in

Home Page : http://civ.vnit.ac.in/people/abhaytawalare/

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 Name: Dr. S.P. Wanjari

Designation: Assistant Professor

Qualification: B.E. (Civil Engineering), M.Tech. (Construction Technology and Management), PhD. ( Concrete Technology)

Areas of interest:

1. Bond Strength of Concrete and Steel
2. High Performance and High Strength of Concrete
3. Concrete with Copper slag, Geopolymer, GGBS, SF, Fly Ash, Cenosphere etc
4. Non Destructive Testing with Rebound Hammer , UPV etc  
5. Project Monitoring and Controlling Using Prima Vera Software

Contact No. : 0712-2801287

E-mail id: swapnil_wanjari[at]yahoo[dot]co[dot]in , spwanjari[at]yahoo[dot]co[dot]in

Home Page :http://civ.vnit.ac.in/people/spwanjari

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sr dongre

 Name: Ms. Shilpa R. Dongre

Designation: Assistant Professor

Qualification: B.E. (Civil Engineering),M.Tech. (Environmental Engineering),
Ph.D. (Working on Ph.D. in the area of Water Distribution Networks Design)

Areas of interest: Design of Water Distribution Networks,Water and Wastewater Treatment,Building Planning and Construction

Contact No. : 0712-2801082

E-mail id: shilpa_dg[at]rediffmail[dot]com

Home Page :http://civ.vnit.ac.in/people/srdongre/


anjan patel

 Name: Dr. Anjan Patel

Designation: Assistant Professor

Qualification: B.E. (Civil Engineering),M.E. (Soil Mechanics & Foundation Engineering),Ph.D. (Geotechnical Engineering)

Areas of interest: Geotechnical and Geo-environmental Engineering

Contact No. : 0712-2801531

E-mail id: anjanp14[at]gmail[dot]com

Home Page : http://civ.vnit.ac.in/people/anjanpatel/


 Name: Dr. Shrabony Adhikary

Designation: Assistant Professor

Qualification: B.E.(Civil Engineering),M.Tech.(Soil Dynamics), Ph.D.(Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering)

Areas of interest: Soil amplification and site response analysis, Soil-structure interaction,Machine foundation, Performance based seismic design

Contact No. : 0712-2801206

E-mail id: sadhikary[at]civ[dot]vnit[dot]ac[dot]in

Home Page : http://civ.vnit.ac.in/people/sadhikary/

 Mangesh Photo

Name: Dr. Mangesh Madurwar

Designation: Assistant Professor

Qualification: B.E.(Civil Engineering),M.E. (Infrastructure Systems), Ph.D.(Sustainable Construction Materials)

Areas of interest: New Construction Materials & Technology, Construction Management, Project Management, Project Management Software, Construction Site Administration and Control, and Quantity Surveying.

Contact No. : 0712-2801806

E-mail id: mvmadurwar[at]civ[dot]vnit[dot]ac[dot]in

Home Page :http://civ.vnit.ac.in/people/mvmadurwar/


 Name: Dr. Ashwini Baswaraj Mirajkar

Designation: Assistant Professor

Qualification: B.E.(Civil Engineering),M.E.(Water Resources Engineering),
Ph.D.(Civil Engineering- Water Resources)

Areas of interest:

Contact No. : 0712-2801806

E-mail id: ashmirajkar[at]gmail[dot]com

Home Page : http://civ.vnit.ac.in/people/mabaswaraj/