The department of Sciences & Humanities also known as First Year Engineering Department plays a principal role in equipping first year B. Tech. students to take up their core program education. The Department is committed to its basic principles of imparting knowledge and preparing the students towards achieving academic excellence through attainment of core competence in basic sciences, basic engineering courses and humanities. The Department offers the courses: Engineering Mathematics, Engineering Physics, Engineering Chemistry, Communication Skills, Environmental Science, Foreign Languages (German and Japanese) and basic engineering courses. The English Language Laboratory assists students in improving their linguistic skills. Activities like individual and group presentations, situational conversations and software based assistance to enhance soft skills. The department has state-of-the-art Chemistry Laboratory and Physics Laboratory. Special care is taken for first year students by providing faculty mentors to help them to adapt to engineering subjects.