UVCE has embarked upon new initiatives, linking the institution with corporates and the international academic community, to improve the quality of its programmes, for international recognition and intellectual wealth creation in order to attract resources and clients. The guiding philosophy behind all the academic activities of the institution is to inculcate professionalism in Engineering Education.
The Department of Mechanical Engineering was established in 1917.
The Department of Civil Engineering was established in 1917.
The Department of Electrical Engineering was established in 1921.
The Department of Electronics Engineering was established as a separte entity in 1994.
The Department of Computer Science Engineering was created as an independent body in 2004.
The Department of Architecture was established in the year 1967.