- To produce Civil Engineers of high caliber, technical skills and ethical values to serve the society and nation.
- To make the department a centre of excellence in the field of civil engineering and allied research.
- To provide knowledge base and consultancy services to the community in all areas of civil engineering.
- To promote innovative and original thinking in the of budding engineers to face the challenges of the future.
"By Education I mean an all round drawing out of the best in child and man-body, mind and spirit" - Mahatma Gandhi
The ultimate goal of education is the discovery of the meaning of life and the fulfillment of life and all mankind as well as for oneself.
Government College of Engineering, Salem not only focuses on the theoretical curriculum, but also concentrates in the development of a student personality, extra-curricular