Structural Engineering

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

Duration: 2 years, four semesters.
Eligibility: Candidates passing B.TECH. / B.Tech. Examinations in Civil Engineering with minimum marks of 45% from Engineering Colleges affiliated to AICTE New Delhi are eligible for admission to M.Tech program. For SC/ST candidates, the minimum marks percentage required is 40% in B.TECH. / B.Tech.

About M.Tech.

Master of Technology in Structural Engineering (M.Tech.) program nurtures and develops students as structural engineers. The program lays emphasis on preparing students to become competent Civil Engineers with latest technological knowledge in Structural Engineering as per global needs by building their capabilities, sound technical knowledge, skills and attitude. Master of Technology in Structural Engineering (M.Tech.) program is a two-year post graduate programme. The aim of the Master of Technology in Structural Engineering (M.Tech.) program is to prepare students for successful careers in the field of Structural Engineering as per international standards and to prepare students to become responsible and contributing members of the community.

Special Features of the Program:

  • Study material will be provided from the college for every subject according to the syllabus.
  • Industry oriented syllabus with special focus on experimental learning.
  • Seminars, Technical Talks and Interactions with industrial experts.
  • Innovations in examination system with opportunity for personal seeing of evaluated papers.
  • Placement support and research oriented projects for every student.
  • Focus on smart skill development & training on Civil Engineering practices.
  • Opportunity to visit Civil / Construction Industry and Project Sites.

Career Opportunities:

Structural Engineers have opportunities in construction / contracting / consultancy companies, evaluation of life and stability of structures, design of multi-storeyed buildings, dams, ports &harbours, airports, smart cities, government departments like Municipalities, Pubic Work Departments, Ministry of Housing, Ministry of Transportation, Electricity and Water Authority Departments, Urban Development or Town Planning Departments, Real Estate Agencies, National Highway Authority,etc.

Course Structure:

S.No. Subjects Credits S.No. Subjects Credits
1 Mechanics of Deformable Bodies 4 1 Design of plates and shells 4
2 Design of Industrial Structures 4 2 Advanced Design of RCC Structures 4
3 Structural Dynamics 4 3 Earthquake resistant structures 4
4 Finite element method of analysis 4 4 Computational Structural Mechanics 4
5 Design of Concrete Bridges 4 5 Elective II 4
6 Elective I 4 6 Elective III 4
7 Structural Engineering Lab-1 2 7 Structural Engineering Lab-2 2
8 Seminar 2 8 Seminar 2
  Total Credits 28   Total Credits 28
S.No. Subjects Credits S.No. Subjects Credits
1 Internship 6 1 Project Work 10
  Total Credits 6   Total Credits 10
        Total 72 Credits


Elective 1 (Semester 1): Elective 2 (Semester 2):
1 Special Concrete 4 1 Stability Analysis of structures 4
2 Repair and rehabilitation of structures 4 2 Design concepts of substructures 4
3 AI & expert system in structural engineering 4 3 Reliability analysis of structures 4
4 Advanced Design of Pre-stressed Concrete 4 4 Masonry structures 4
5 Ground Improvement Techniques 4 5 Advanced Design of Steel Structures 4
Elective 3 (Semester 2):
1 Design of Tall structures 4 3 Optimization Techniques 4
2 Theory of Plasticity and Fracture Mechanics 4 4 Design of Precast and Composite Structures 4

Fee Structure

(For the Academic Year 2019-20)

Course Name Year General Course Fee (Rs.) Karnataka State Course Fee (Rs.)
M.Tech. (Structural Engineering)
(Above 50% Marks)
Year One 76,000 66,000
Year Two 60,500 60,500
Total 1,36,500 1,26,500