Education in India

M.Tech. (Civil Engineering)
Master of Technology in Civil Engineering


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Duration:2 Years
Level:Post Graduation
Type:Degree
Eligibility:B.Tech/B.E. in Civil Engg.


M.Tech. Civil Engineering or Master of Technology in Civil Engineering is a postgraduate Civil Engineering course. Civil Engineering program includes designing, supervision and construction activities of public works like roads, bridges, tunnels, buildings, airports, dams, water works, sewage systems, ports etc. and offers a multitude of challenging career opportunities. It is awarded after two years specialization program in any one of the various streams of Civil Engineering. These two years are further divided into two semesters each. The course is an important and valuable which opens many job scopes for the candidates after the completion.

M.Tech. Civil Engineering Eligibility

  • The basic eligibility criteria for pursuing an M.Tech. (Civil Engineering) degree is qualifying B.E. / B.Tech. in Civil Engineering or equivalent examination.
  • Some of the very reputed universities and institutes conduct entrance examination to get admission to their M.Tech. (Civil Engineering) degree course. Generally, the admission is through Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) Score Merit List.

M.Tech. Civil Engineering Specializations

  • Building Technology and Construction Management
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
  • Transportation Engineering

M.Tech. Civil Engineering Syllabus

The following are study related subjects:-

Sr. No. 

Subjects of Study

(A)

Building Technology and Construction Management

1

Advanced Concrete Technology

2

Building Acoustics and Noise Control

3

Building Services

4

Computer Applications in Construction

5

Construction Contracts and Specifications

6

Construction Economics and Finance

7

Construction Engineering and Management

8

Construction Methods and Equipment

9

Construction Personnel Management

10

Construction Planning and Control

11

Construction Project Management

12

Energy Management in Buildings

13

Functional Design of Buildings

14

Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Constructed Facilities

15

Modern Construction Materials

16

Quality and Safety Management

17

Structural Systems and Design

(B)

Structural Engineering

1

Advanced Reinforced Concrete Design

2

Advanced Steel Design

3

Advanced Structural Analysis

4

Analysis & Design of Plates & Shells

5

Applied Elasticity & Plasticity

6

Bridge Engineering

7

Composite Structures

8

Finite Element Method

9

High Rise Structures

10

Material Technology

11

Pre-stressed Concrete

12

Structural Dynamics & Earthquake Engineering

13

Stability of Structures

(C)

Geotechnical Engineering

1

Advanced Soil Mechanics

2

Dynamics of Soils and Foundations

3

Earth Retaining Structures

4

Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering

5

Environmental Geo-techniques

6

Ground Improvement Techniques

7

Ground Water & Flow through Porous Media

8

Optimization Methods &Its Application in Civil Engineering

9

Rock Mechanics

10

Soil Exploration and Analysis of Foundations

11

Soil-Structure Interaction

12

Stability Analysis of Slopes, Dams and Embankments

13

Strength & Deformation Behaviour of Soil

(D)

Environmental Engineering

1

Advanced Air Quality Management

2

Advanced Wastewater Treatment

3

Environmental Impact & Risk Assessment

4

Environmental Legislation & Policy

5

Industrial Pollution Prevention & Clean Technologies

6

Principles of Environmental Management

7

Water and Wastewater Engineering

(E)

Transportation Engineering

1

Advanced Railway Engineering

2

Analysis & Structural Design of Pavements

3

Evaluation and Strengthening of Pavements

4

Geometric Design of Highways

5

Highway and Airport Pavement Materials

6

Mass Transit Systems

7

Planning & Design of Airports

8

Traffic Engineering & Traffic Flow Theory

9

Transportation & Environment

10

Transportation Systems, Analysis & Modelling

11

Transportation Systems Planning

(F)

Water Resources Engineering

1

Advanced Fluid Mechanics

2

Computational Fluid Dynamics

3

Design of Hydraulic Systems

4

Fluvial Hydraulics

5

Ground Water Assessment & Development

6

Hydraulic Structures & Hydro Power Engineering

7

Hydrology and Hydraulics of Surface and Sub-Surface Water

8

Hydrologic Element and Analysis

9

Integrated River Basin Management

10

Open Channel Flow

11

Water Quality Modelling & Management

12

Water Resources Management

 

M.Tech. Civil Engineering Colleges

M.Tech. Civil Engineering Course Suitability

  • Those who have skills like creativity and an innovative approach to solving problems; the ability to analyze and interpret diverse, complex data are the most suitable for it.
  • Second, who have critical thinking and the ability to evaluate designs, plans and projects; effective assessment and management of risk, resources and time and highly developed numeracy and computer literacy also are good suit for it.
  • Third, those who interpersonal sensitivity, persuasiveness and the ability to work as part of a team; clear written and oral communication skills are good match for it.

How is M.Tech. Civil Engineering Course Beneficial?

  • Civil engineering is the broadest and one of oldest of the engineering fields.
  • Acquiring the M.Tech. (Civil Engineering) degree equips a student not only with a sound engineering knowledge but also very good supervisory and administrative skills.
  • As there will always be the requirement of construction of new building structures so the civil engineers will always be needed to construct those and also maintain and repair existing facilities and structures. So the demand for a civil engineer is never ending.
  • A degree in M.Tech. (Civil Engineering) always offers immense scope and opportunity. There are tremendous job opportunities with municipal corporations, rail, road and airport construction companies, development companies, water supply department, defence forces and other infrastructure related industries.
  • M.Tech. (Civil Engineering) degree holders can find employment as a supervisor on a construction site as well a managerial position or also a position in design.
  • M.Tech. (Civil Engineering) degree holders can also engage themselves in research as well as teaching faculty in government and private services and institutes.
  • The above degree holders can also work as independent consultants.
  • Civil engineers are employed in all the major construction projects carried out by the state or central government, the railways, private construction companies, military, engineering services, consultancy services etc.

M.Tech. Civil Engineering Job Types

  • Coordinator (Civil Engineering)
  • Civil Engineering Draftsman
  • Graduate Executive Trainee / Civil Engineering
  • Faculty - Civil Engineering
  • Civil Engineering Specialist
  • Manager Civil Engineering
  • Project Engineer Infrastructural - Civil Engineering
  • Lecturer Assist. Professor - Civil Engineering
  • Manager - Civil Engineering
  • Senior Civil Design Engineering Position
  • Engineer / Senior Engineer-Civil - Proposal Engineering
  • Civil Design & Engineering - Power Plant
  • Executive Manager - Facility Engineering

Advance Courses in M.Tech. Civil Engineering

After completing M.Tech. (Civil Engineering) you can become:
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