The college started in 1962 and the founder members were from department of Civil Engineering. CED contributed in development of mega projects of Construction of Gangrel Dam and Rudri Barrage.
Department offers Diploma in Civil Engineering. CED has well experienced faculty, skilled technical staff and well equipped laboratories. CED has been always in the forefront in taking up Infrastructural Consultancy assignments.
The pass out students have been employed in since initial days of Gangrel Dam projects and various other works department like Water Resource , Public works Department, Rural Engineering services, Chhattisgarh Housing Board, Public Health Engineering, Railways, CSEB, PMGSY , Ultratech cement, L&T cement Government and etc.
CED have well equipped and modern Labs which cater the need of student’s practical knowledge and also the Testing and consultancy for Government, PSUs and Private construction projects. The CED collaborates with industries and providing training for skill development wherever needed.