The expertise and the competency available in the academic Depts of Vidya are increasingly getting recognition from the Govt. The Civil Dept of Vidya has been entrusted to do some specific consultancy works of the Local Self-Government Department (LSGD) of Govt of Kerala. Soil tests are progressing in the Dept Labs in connection with the consultancy works from Chovannur Block Panchayath. The Dept received seven samples on 06 July 2020 and started soaked CBR test and grain size analysis of two samples. In addition to that, the Dept conducted four dynamic cone penetrometer tests at four locations in the field as per their requirement on 09 July 2020. Dr Justin Jose C, Mr Renjith R, Mr Sudhakaran, Mr Suneesh Kumar, Ms Premalatha, Ms Keerthana and Ms Devikanath attended and participated in the soil investigation activities.