The Department of Sciences and Humanities signifies a marked difference from customary practices of teaching and learning. It offers Engineering education as a pleasant pursuit with preparatory courses and introduces innovative practices in laying the foundation for budding engineers. This department is a rich mix of faculty belonging to various disciplines of Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Environmental Studies and English. It imparts the fundamental knowledge which is constitutive in the due course of engineering. The department cultivates the scientific temperament of observing, analyzing and synthesizing all what the students see and experience in the real world. The students will be made to respond to local as well as regional problems and suggest ways for improving the quality of life around them.
The Department of Sciences and Humanities initiated faculty research and faculty mentored research in the disciplines of Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry. It offers Doctoral Research under the able guidance of 11 research supervisors.