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M.Tech Geotechnical Engineering

Master of Technology in Geotechnical Engineering

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Course Name: M.Tech Geotechnical Engineering
Group: M.Tech
Stream: Engineering
Course Category: General
Duration: 2 Years

About M.Tech in Geotechnical Engineering Course

Master of Technology in Geotechnical Engineering is a two years post graduate course which is divided into two semesters. Geotechnical engineering principles are applied in construction of dams, bridges, tunnels, road, ports, railway lines, skyscrapers and commercial buildings.


Duration of M.Tech in Geotechnical Engineering Course is 2 years and each is divided into 2 semesters. Each semester lasts for 6 months.


The minimum eligibility required to apply for admission to the M.Tech in Geotechnical Engineering Course is to qualify in Bachelor's degree (B.E/B.Tech) in Civil Engineering/ Architecture Engineering/ Civil Infrastructure Engineering/ Geo Informatics Engineering/ Structural Engineering from a recognized university with minimum aggregate score of 60%.

Admission Process

Admission to the M.Tech in Geotechnical Engineering Course is given based on candidates performance in entrance examination, personal interview and performance in relevant qualifying examination.

M.Tech Geotechnical Engineering 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


M.Tech Geotechnical Engineering - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering M.Tech Geotechnical Engineering course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2019 - 2020 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College NameUniversityState
Basaveshwar Engineering CollegeVisvesvaraya Technological University Karnataka
Bharath Engineering CollegeBharath UniversityTamil Nadu
College of Engineering PuneSavitribai Phule Pune UniversityMaharashtra
College of Engineering ThiruvananthapuramUniversity of KeralaKerala
Guru Nanak Dev Engineering CollegePunjab Technical UniversityPunjab
Indian Institute of Technology (IITG)Gauhati UniversityAssam
Indian Institute of Technology, KharagpurIndian Institute of TechnologyWest Bengal
Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University, VaranasiBanaras Hindu UniversityUttar Pradesh
L.D. College Of Engineering CollegeGujarat Technological UniversityGujarat
Marian Engineering CollegeUniversity of KeralaKerala
Maulana Azad National Institute of TechnologyNational Institute of TechnologyMadhya Pradesh
Motilal Nehru National Institute of TechnologyMotilal Nehru National Institute of TechnologyUttar Pradesh
National Institute of TechnologyNational Institute of Technology TrichyTelangana
Rajadhani Institute of Engineering And TechnologyUniversity of KeralaKerala
School of Infrastructure EngineeringBharath UniversityTamil Nadu
Sharda UniversitySharda UniversityUttar Pradesh
Shri. Ramdeobaba Smarak Sarvajanik Samiti's Kamla Nehru Engineering College, NagpurRashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur UniversityMaharashtra
Sri Venkateswara University College of EngineeringSri Venkateswara UniversityAndhra Pradesh
Thejus Engineering CollegeUniversity of CalicutKerala
Vallurupalli Nageshwar Rao Vignan Jothi Institute of TechnologyJawaharlal Nehru Technological University, HyderabadTelangana
Vellurupalli Nageswara Rao Vignana Jyothi Institute of Engineering and TechnologyJawaharlal Nehru Technological University, HyderabadTelangana

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More about the Course

M.Tech in Geotechnical Engineering course involves in the study of application of principles of rock mechanics and soil mechanics for investigation and subsurface materials and its conditions. It also involves in the study of rock, soil, bedrock and fault distribution properties of the site, such study helps in assessing risks from natural hazards like earthquakes, wing, land slides etc. Based on these findings, geotechnical engineers will analyse, plan the design and construct foundations and other support structures.

Some of the subjects covered in this course are Experimental Geo-Mechanics, Deep Foundations, Shallow Foundations, Ground Improvement, Applied Mathematics, Geo-Mechanics and Soil Behavior, Deformation Behaveiour of Soils etc.

Career Prospects

Geotechnical Engineers are involved in duties like site supervising, inspecting soil, rocks, bedrock, project analyzing, designing and constructing foundation and other necessary structures, cost estimating, project management etc. Candidates who have successfully completed the M.Tech in Geotechnical Engineering Course can find job opportunities in organizations involved in construction of public structure, commercial buildings, mining, construction firms, consultancies, extraction of petroleum and natural gas etc. These candidates can also get job opportunities in public sector organizations like municipal corporations, government port trusts, PWD, urban planning departments, Indian railways, metro rail corporations etc. Some of the job positions offered for these candidates are listed below:

- Manager
- Business Analyst
- Site Civil Engineer
- Technical Officer
- Civil Engineer

M.Tech Geotechnical Engineering Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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