About M.Tech in Structural Engineering Course
Master of Technology in Structural Engineering is a 2 years post graduation course which impart advanced learning in fundamental principles of structural analysis and their implementation.
Duration of this course is 2 years which is divided into 4 equal semesters. Each semester lasts for 6 months.
Minimum eligibility required to apply for admission to the M.Tech in Structural Engineering course is to qualify in B.E/ B.Tech in Civil Engineering/ Environmental Engineering/ Chemical Engineering/ Energy and Environment Engineering/ Metallurgical Engineering/ Aeronautical Engineering/ Mechatronics/ Marine/ Industrial Engineering/ Manufacturing Engineering from a recognized university with a minimum aggregate score of 55%. Candidates who qualified M.Sc, in Environmental Science with minimum 50% marks in aggregate are also eligible to apply for admission.
Admission procedure may differ from institute to institute. Generally most of the institutes offer admission to the M.Tech in Structural Engineering course, based on candidate's performance in state level or national level entrance examinations such as Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering GATE, Post Graduation Common Entrance Test PGCET etc. Some reputed institutes may conduct their own entrance examinations to offer admission to the candidates.
More about the Course
M.Tech in Structural Engineering course provides students the advanced knowledge and skills required for the analysis and design of structures like bridges, dams, pipelines, bridges, roads, buildings, towers, transport systems, airport, harbors and railways. Candidates enrolled for this course can specialize in any of Hydraulic Structure, Bridge Structure and Offshore Structure.
Some of the subjects included in the syllabus of this course are Dynamics of structures, Concrete technology, Pre-stressed concrete, Computer applications, Matrix structural analysis, Hydraulic structures, Theory of plates and shells, Finite element analysis, Advanced concrete design, Earthquake resistant design, Solid mechanics, Foundation Engineering, Soil structure interaction, Construction techniques and management, Design of tall buildings, Rock mechanics and tunneling, Bridge analysis and design, Construction techniques & management and Design of industrial structures.
Futute Study Options
Successful postgraduates of the M.Tech in Structural Engineering course can find employment in areas such as space research organization, software design companies, power plants, oil exploration and refining, defense services, chemical industries, electronics manufacturers, automobile industries, quality testing laboratories, housing and urban development, pharmaceutical companies, railways, metro rail, highways, pollution control board, drainage board, central public work department etc. Some of the job positions offered for these postgraduates are listed below:
- Structural Engineer
- Offshore Engineer
- Bridge Engineer
- Construction Engineer
- Civil Engineer
- Professor/ Lecturer
- Verification Engineer
- Executive Engineer
- Development and Test Engineer
- Junior Engineer
- Product Development Engineer
- Registered Engineering Tehnician
- Engineering Technologist
- Mechanical Design Engineer
- Assistant Engineer
- Electrical Product Design Engineer
Further Study Options
Candidates willing to pursue higher research education can opt for Ph.D in Structural Engineering or M.Phil in Structural Engineering, after completion of the M.Tech in Structural Engineering.
M.Tech Structural Engineering Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year
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