Civil Engineering department of JBIET started during Academic year 2006-07 with an annual intake of 60. The intake strength has been increased to 120 from the academic year 2013-14. The course is approved by AICTE and affiliated to Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad. The JBIET has been granted autonomous status during the academic year 2011-12.
The department consists of modern laboratories of Surveying, Strength of Materials, Fluid Mechanics & Hydraulic Machinery, Environmental Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Concrete & Highway materials, GIS, CAD and Geology. The department is manned by a highly experienced faculty headed by Dr. Joshy P George.
Civil Engineering students of JBIET take active participation in various cultural and sports activities under the banner of ‘Civil Engineering Students Association’ within the college and also in various colleges and Universities of Telangana.
Civil Engineering is as old as the Pyramids of Egypt and is the basic branch of engineering which can provide basic infrastructure such as Buildings, Highways, Railways, Airports, Dams, Bridges and Hydro power plants to any developing country. Development of infrastructure with environmental concern is considered as a measure of progress of any country. Civil Engineering deals with the Analysis, Design, Quality control, Construction, Operational and Maintenance aspects of both natural and artificially built structures.