Department of Civil Engineering - HODs Desk

The department of civil engineering was established in the year 2011 and is one of the finest and modest department at SACET.

The department of civil engineering is known for its hard working and dedicated faculty.

The department has 100% enrollment for the current academic year.

Apart from teaching the department has research, consulting scope and envision of future advancement.


Dr. Prem Kumar Dara holds a Ph.D. in Environmental Science. At present he is working as Head of the Department and Professor in Department of Civil Engineering, SACET Chirala. Previously, he worked as Associate Professor in the college of Agriculture and Natural Resource Management, Gambella University, Ethiopia. He did his PDF from National University of Vietnam, Vietnam, obtained his doctorate and M.Sc. degree from Andhra University and M. Tech degree in Environmental Geo-informatics with distinction from Center for Advanced Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad. He has been teaching EIA, Environmental Pollution, Ecology, Climate Change, Renewable Energy. GIS and Remote Sensing since 1998. He has large number of research papers and articles in national and International journals and conferences. He has guided several M.Sc. and M. Tech students and handled many research and consultancy projects. He is serving as reviewer of different journals and life member in professional bodies like Indian Council of Technical Education, Environmental Protection Council of Andhra Pradesh and State Executive member of International Human Rights Association, Andhra Pradesh, India.