M.Tech. Construction Technology or Master of Technology in Construction Technology is a postgraduate Civil Engineering course. The course focuses on both fundamental knowledge and advanced topics. Fundamental courses include estimating, scheduling, contracting, and project management and advanced courses include risk analysis, decision making, computer applications in construction, sustainability and green construction, quality management, and Six-Sigma. Also focus on the basics of construction technology including project scheduling, estimating and control; the legal and developmental aspects of the design process; and addressing issues of quality in residential projects.
M.Tech. Construction Technology Eligibility
B.E. / B.Tech. or equivalent degree with minimum 50% marks or equivalent CGPA
Some of the very reputed universities and institutes conduct entrance examination to get admission to the degree course.
M.Tech. Construction Technology Syllabus
The following are study related subjects:-
Subjects of Study
Management of Quality and Safety in Construction
Project Planning and Control
Construction Engineering Practices
Maintenance Planning & Control
Power System Protection
Program Elective I from respective discipline
Quantitative Methods in Construction Management
Open Elective I
Construction Methods and Equipments
Construction & Contract Management
Computational Laboratory for Construction Management
Construction Economics & Finance
Program Elective II from respective discipline
Open Elective II
Program Elective III from respective discipline
Open Elective III
Major Project I
Major Project-Part II
List of Program Electives for Construction Technology and Management
Civil Engineer Courses
Systems Design and Value Analysis
Recent Advances in Construction Materials
Civil Engineering Materials
Functional Planning, Building Services and Maintenance Management
Those who want to develop the knowledge and skills required by tomorrow's leaders, providing the management expertise necessary for delivering successful projects in a business environment can go for the course.
Candidates should be able to use the techniques, skills and modern tools in construction management to practice effectively in industry, identify, formulate, solve and evaluate construction management problems.
They should have skills like planning and managing people, systems and resources and designing and developing construction management solutions to meet desired needs within realistic economic, environmental, social, ethical, health and safety, construction, and sustainability constraints.
How is M.Tech. Construction TechnologyCourse Beneficial?
It is beneficial to prepare students for management and supervisory positions in the construction industry or for a contributing role in team efforts in engineered construction.
Suitable to prepare graduates for future roles in managing people, equipment, materials, technological processes and funds in the construction, building and maintenance of buildings and assets in the civil infrastructure.
They can pursue careers as construction managers, project engineers/ managers, civil engineers and asset management engineers in a range of industries including consulting engineering, construction, research organizations, private sector, local and other government authorities.
They can also go for further research studies after completing this course.
M.Tech. Construction TechnologyJob Types
Professor - Construction Technology & Management
Formwork Technology Manager
Assistant Professor - Civil Construction
Business Development Executive
Project Manager - Warehouse Construction
Construction Manager - Infrastructure
Executive - Information Technology
Colleges and Institutes
Colleges offering M.Tech. (Construction Technology) in India