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M.Tech in Geomechanics and Structures


The department of Civil Engineering offers M.Tech degree programme in CE with Specialization in Geomechanics and Structures. This course is approved by AICTE and affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala. The sanctioned intake is 24 and the course is conducted in 4 semesters (2 years).

Well crafted Syllabus

This course prepared with a well crafted syllabus focusing on the core areas of Geomechanics and Structures including in the first semester, Software Development related areas in the second semester and Research oriented areas in the third semester. Theoretical Geomechanics, Advanced Soil Mechanics, Advanced Design of Concrete Structures and other advanced Elective Papers along with Advanced Geotechnical Laboratory and seminar are dealt with in the first semester.  Subjects in the second semester include Ground Improvement Techniques, Foundation Analysis And Design, Dynamics Of Soil And Design Of Machine, Special Foundations & Structural Design Of Foundations, advanced Elective Papers and Civil Engineering Design Studio which include different software training which improves their knowledge. Students are required to do industrial training, a major project and publish papers during the third and fourth semesters along with taking courses like Research Methodology. The department of CE has PhD holders and many other experienced and competent faculty members, who will guide the students during their M.Tech programme.

Unique Course

This unique course equips the students to secure a teaching career in Academic Institutions and inspire them to do further research works. It is a unique course which provides knowledge about two main subjects in civil engineering and makes them master of two subjects.  

Research Ambience

SAINTGITS provides all the required infrastructure and ambience for a research oriented postgraduate programme like this. Well equipped laboratory facilities are available along with software facilities in the lab. In addition to organizing National and International Conferences, we also publish International Journal of Research and Innovations in Science and Technology (IJRIST).