The Department of Hydraulics and Hydrology has its own laboratory building comprising, a total working area of 2972 square feet. This laboratory area accommodates ample experimental space for teaching and research and adequate support facilities.


The laboratory is equipped with recent technology teaching apparatus, research equipment, testing apparatus, computers, several modeling software and transport vehicles, including two road transport vehicles and boats. The laboratory, which is also used by the coastal engineering research groups, is equipped with the following facilities:

  1. 2 nos. of Acoustic Doppler Velocimeters (ADV) for point velocity measurements
  2. Field equipment for oceanographic data measurement – current meters, water level recorders, grab samplers and water samplers.