Environmental and Water Resources Engineering

About the Department

The environmental and water resources department was established on 2017 in University Teaching Department, which offers M. Tech degree program. The discipline takes broad scientific area for technical advances on addressing local and worldwide issues related to environment and water resources. It imparts education and training towards an understanding of complexity of water resources development, management and environment.
Our aim is to train our students to face challenges and to develop innovative engineering solutions in various aspects of Environmental and Water Resources development, so that they will come up with a viable and sustainable solutions for the issues related to the same.

Thrust Areas

  • Engineering Hydrology and Groundwater Hydrology
  • Stochastic and Spatial Hydrology
  • Surface and Ground Water Modelling
  • Soft Computing in Water Resources Management
  • Water Resources Planning and management
  • Integrated Water Resources Management
  • Pipe Networking Analysis
  • Urban Drinking and Waste Water Supply Management
  • Modelling Urban Drainage System and Urban Flooding
  • RS & GIS Application in Water Resources
  • Flood and Draught management
  • Sediment Transport Modelling and Management
  • Reservoir Operation & System Analysis in Water Resources
  • Climate Change in Water Resources
  • Water Quality Monitoring, Modelling and Management
  • Waste Water Management
  • Solid and Hazardous Waste Management

Facilities available

The Research Hub available in the department is equipped with various softwares viz. ERDAS Imagine, which is basically digital image processing software mainly used for the study and analysis of satellite imagery; and GeoMedia which is used for working with and conducting analysis on geographic information. The department houses dedicated workstations to carry out intensive computations and simulations pertaining to GIS.
Recently, a three-day Hands-on training program on ERDAS Imagine and GeoMedia was conducted in the department.

Future Prospects-

1. Career in Government Sector

Name of Post Place Through
Assistant Professor Government Engineering Colleges (inside CG state) CGPSC
Assistant Professor Regional Colleges (Other States) Relevant State PSC
Assistant Professor Central Universities As per notification/Advertisement
Engineer / Scientist WAPCOS Limited Direct Interview / written exam.
Engineer / Scientist National Institute of Hydrology Direct Interview / written exam.
Engineer / Scientist CSIR Labs Direct Interview / written exam.
Engineer / Scientist DRDO Direct Interview / written exam.
Engineer / Scientist IIRS Direct Interview / written exam.
Name Place Through
Multi Media consultants Pvt. Ltd Ahmedabad Direct Interview / written exam.
BGR Energy Systems Ltd Chennai Direct Interview / written exam.
ION Exchange India Ltd Mumbai Direct Interview / written exam.
Va Tech Wabag Ltd Chennai Direct Interview / written exam.
3tier R&D India Pvt Ltd Bangalore Direct Interview / written exam.
ActivTek Environmental India Mumbai Direct Interview / written exam.
Afriso India Pvt Ltd Pune Direct Interview / written exam.
Agribusiness Systems International Lucknow Direct Interview / written exam.

2.Higher Education

Institutes for Higher Education
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering in all IIT’s and NIT’s
Department of Water Resources and Hydraulics in Selected Institutions


Name :    Manish Kumar Sinha
Designation :    Asst. Prof. (Temp. Faculty) & HOD In-charge
Department :    Environmental and Water Resources Engineering
Qualifications :    B.E. (Civil Engg.); M.Tech. (W.R.D. & I.E.); Ph.D. Submitted (RWTH Aachen Uni., Germany)
Areas of interest :   
  • Surface and Groundwater Hydrology
  • Hydrological modelling
  • Urban Hydrology and Water Management
  • Hydroclimatology in Water resources
  • RS & GIS applications for Water Resources and Geosciences
  • Publications :   
  • International Journal: 08 Nos.
  • National Journal: 01 Nos.
  • Conferences: 08 Nos.
  • Contact info :    Email: head_ewre@csvtu.ac.in; faculty2_ewre@csvtu.ac.in