Faculty Profile

Ms. Rinu J Achison
Assistant Professor- Senior Grade

Ms. Rinu J Achison completed her B.Tech in Civil Engineering from SCMS School of Engineering and Technology and her M.Tech from College of Engineering, Trivandrum with specialisation Hydraulics Engineering. She started her career as an Engineer at Good Earth Estates. She has been working as Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering since 2007. She has handled subjects such as Basic Civil Engineering, Fluid Mechanics, Open Channel Flow and Hydraulics Machines and Water Resources Engineering. She is currently the staff co-ordinator of the Indian Concrete Institute Students Chapter of FISAT.


Lecturer FISAT October 2009 to August 2011
Assistant Professor FISAT August 2011 to December 2014
Assistant Professor (Spl. Grade) FISAT January 2014 till date

Academic Credentials:

Sl.No. Degree Specialization Institute University Year of Passing
1 B.Tech Civil Engineering SCMS MG 2006
2 M.Tech Hydraulics Engineering CET, Trivandrum Kerala University 2011

Papers in Journals :

Rainwater Harvesting System and WTP in FISAT in International Journal of Engineering Research and Applications (IJERA) March 2017

Papers presented in Conferences :

Application of SEBAL Algorithm for the Estimation of Evapotranspiration in Vamanapuram River Basin, National Conference on Technological Trends 2011, CET

Training undergone:


Programme Place Date
FDP on Design of Advanced Concrete Structures FISAT 03.07.2019 – 10.07.2019
FDP on Design Projects KTU University at SCMS 21.08.2017
Outcome Based Education – A Gateway for NBA Accreditation CUSAT 12.02.18 – 16.02.2018
Short Term course on Concrete Mix Design for Field Engineers NIT, Calicut 25.08.2008 – 26.08.2008
Basic Course in Transactional Analysis FISAT 05.12.2018 – 07.12.2018

Seminars/Workshops attended:

Programme Place Date
NPTEL Awareness Workshop FISAT 20.07.2017
Two Day Workshop on NBA Accreditation FISAT 27.04.2018 – 28.04.2018
Two Day workshop on ISO 9001:2008 for Internal Auditor Training FISAT 4.07.2013 – 05.07.2013
Two day workshop on Transition and Internal Auditor Program ISO 9001:2015 FISAT 19.05.2016 – 20.06.2016

NPTEL / Other Courses done:

  1. Bentley Institute BIM Program, 27th June 2018 through Adobe Connect Virtual Meeting Room
  2. NPTEL course on Fluid Mechanics
  3. NPTEL course on Accreditation and Outcome based Learning

Memberships in professional bodies :

Lifetime Member of Indian Concrete Institute

Area of Interest:


Student Projects guided:

  1. Flyover Design (2014-2015)
  2. Micro Hydel Power Plant (2016-2017)
  3. Proposal For Planning And Designing A Rainwater Harvesting System And Water Treatment Plant For Ground Water In Fisat (2016-2017)
  4. Case Study on A Luxury Apartment At Anna Nagar, Chennai(2016-2017)
  5. Use of Steel Slag in Flexible Pavement Construction(2018-2019)

Staff Room 1

Decennial Block (DB 311)

Ph : +91-484-2725-274

Contact Email: rinuachison@fisat.ac.in