Centre for Building Technology - Anna University
Director's Desk


  • To help the development of small-scale industries relating to housing in rural areas.
  • To develop entrepreneurship in technical infrastructure and manufacture of low-cost building components
  • To conduct short courses, seminars, symposium periodically etc. to transfer the latest technology and knowledge to practicing engineers
  • To provide design services marketing with the appropriate technologies relating to local needs
  • To organize such programmes that will generate employment opportunities for both unskilled and skilled people.
  • Promote research in housing and use of local building materials and innovative construction techniques towards designing of rural and urban housing.