DICEA, the Department of Civil, Building and Environmental Engineering, was founded in 2010 following a merger of the departments of Architecture and Urban Planning, Hydraulics, and Transportation and Roads. In keeping with tradition DICEA ensures scientific excellence and quality education in all brances of architectural design and urban planning, and civil and environmental engineering.
DICEA is a member of the Faculty of Civil and Industrial Engineering.
DICEA receives funding from the EU, the Ministry of Education, University and Research, and other agency and government bodies. DICEA actively promotes and develops training activities, offers research and consultancy services, through contracts and agreements with institutions both in the public and private sectors.