The Society of Civil Engineers (SOCCE) is an organization formed by the students of the Civil Engineering Department of IIEST Shibpur in conjunction with the active and motivating leadership of the faculty and beloved alumni of the famed department.

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The Society of Civil Engineers(SOCCE) is an organization formed by the students of Civil Engineering Department of Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur (Formerly BESU and B.E. College) along with the active and motivating leadership of the faculty and alumni of the department. Since, its establishment in 1957, the society has provided an interactive platform for the students to float, discuss and materialize on ingenious ideas. To ensure academic and subjective development of the students, the body routinely orchestrates activities such as quizzes, debates, industrial trainings and educational tours supervised by the faculty members. The motivation and assistance received from our coveted alumni further helps to ameliorate the status of the society. With an unremitting effort and vision towards finding unorthodox and efficient solutions to diverse problems, the society works on.


πŸ”˜Webinar on "Overview of Ultra High Performence Concrete" (Know more)

πŸ”˜Going Beyond (Know more)

πŸ”˜Staad Pro Workshop by Shri Apurba Tribedi sir (Know more)

πŸ”˜Technical Lecture Series: Lecture 2 by Shri Amitabha Ghosal sir on Brief Historical Review of Howrah Bridge - an Engineering Marvel. (Know more)

πŸ”˜Industrial Visit, Phase 3: JSW Cement Plant, Salboni, West Bengal.Date of Visit: 29/02/2020 (Know more)

πŸ”˜Industrial Visit, Phase-2 : Simoco Sanhita Township Project, Rajarhat. (Know more)

Past Activities

πŸ”˜ SOCCE Technical Lecture Series - Lecture 2 - β€œBrief Historical Review of the Howrah Bridge-an Engineering Marvel” by Sri Amitabha Ghoshal, Chief Advisor,STUP Consultants Pvt. Ltd. held on 19th February, 2020 (Know More)

πŸ”˜ Industrial Visit to East-West Metro Construction Sites, Kolkata. ( Know More)

πŸ”˜ Alumni Interaction Session - Going Beyond by BATCH 2019. (Know More)

πŸ”˜ Freshers' Welcome Programme - CE NITE - 22/01/2020. (Know More)

πŸ”˜ SOCCE Technical Lecture Series - Lecture 1 - "Wonderful Blue Gold: The Story of Water" by Prof. Anirban Gupta, Department of Civil Engineering, IIEST, Shibpur. (Know More)

πŸ”˜ 2nd National Conference on "Sustainable Advanced Technologies for Environmental Management (SATEM 2019)". (Know More)

πŸ”˜ Published Annual Departmental Magazine - The Civil Engineers. (DOWNLOAD)

πŸ”˜ Organised UDBHABANI 2K19, the Annual Technical Fest of Department of Civil Engineering from 15 February to 17 February, 2019. (Know More)


πŸ”°Inquizitive 2.0


πŸ”° Freshers Online Photography contest on the occasion of World Photography Day.

πŸ”° Short Film Competition

πŸ”°SOCCE Fresher's Writing Competition.



Department of Civil Engineering

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur
P.O. – Botanic Garden, Howrah- 711103, West Bengal, India

Mail us at

Email: socceiiests@gmail.com

Bhavesh Sonkar

Secretary, SOCCE
Contact: 7999745392

Email: bhaveshsonkar952@gmail.com