M.Tech. (Construction Technology)

Master of Technology in Construction Technology

Duration: 2 Years
Level: Post Graduation
Type: Degree
Eligibility: Graduation

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:-

Sem. I 

Sr. No.

Subjects of Study

1

Management of Quality and Safety in Construction

2

Project Planning and Control

3

Construction Engineering Practices

4

Maintenance Planning & Control

5

Power System Protection

6

Program Elective I from respective discipline

7

Quantitative Methods in Construction Management

8

Open Elective I

 Sem. II

1

Construction Methods and Equipments

2

Construction & Contract Management

3

Computational Laboratory for Construction Management

4

Construction Economics & Finance

5

Program Elective II from respective discipline

6

Open Elective II

 Sem. III

1

Program Elective III from respective discipline

2

Open Elective III

3

Major Project I

 Sem. IV

1

Major Project-Part II

List of Program Electives for Construction Technology and Management

 

Civil Engineer Courses

1

Systems Design and Value Analysis

2

Recent Advances in Construction Materials

3

Civil Engineering Materials

4

Functional Planning, Building Services and Maintenance Management

5

Building Science

6

Construction Methods in Geotechnical Engineering

7

Independent Study

 

Mechanical Engineering Courses

1

Bulk Solids Handling

2

Materials Management

3

Principles of Management

4

Air Conditioning

5

Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Technology

6

Quality Assurance

7

Operations Planning and Control

 

M.Tech. Construction Technology Colleges

M.Tech. Construction Technology Course Suitability

  • 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 Technology Course 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 Technology Job Types

  • Professor - Construction Technology & Management
  • Formwork Technology Manager
  • Construction Manager
  • Assistant Professor - Civil Construction
  • Technology Specialist
  • Business Development Executive
  • Project Manager - Warehouse Construction
  • Construction Manager - Infrastructure
  • Executive - Information Technology
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