The Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering is offering PhD programme in various avenues of Civil Engineering since 2010 and have produced 4 quality PhDs who have worked in application oriented and industry driven areas with high quality publication in indexed journals. Here at the department a scholar is given an opportunity to work in areas like Structural and Earthquake Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geotechnical and Construction Engineering under experienced supervision.

Teaching Fellowship in line with MHRD is also available for full time scholars and specially designed scheme is available for working professionals to enroll as part time scholars. Department offers admission to PhD programme during December and June every year and ensures to have good candidates through NCU Entrance Test followed by an interview. Minimum duration of the program is 3 years (including course work) and maximum period for it is 6 years, though the expected period of completion of PhD programme is 5years or less.