MTech Structural Engineering is a 2-year post graduate program. It is a specialized branch of
civil engineering that deals with concepts such as structural design, structural stability,
general safety, reliability of the construction, withstanding seismic forces and building
The course is especially helpful to those who want to get into the construction business and
understand how to construct tall buildings, bridges, dams, flyovers and similar such modern
structures. One also comes across topics like foundation technology, concrete technology,
prefabricated structures, smart structures, steel structures, composite structures and
The course is spread across four semesters; each of six months duration. Apart from theory,
a student comes across various practical aspects of training in this field and gets to do
project works on the same. There are industry visits, seminars and guest talks by experts
from the industry thrown in as part of the training.
The minimum criteria for applying for the M.Tech Structural Engineering program is a
B.E./B.Tech degree in civil engineering from a recognized college or university in India.
Those who have done their B.Tech degree in related fields such as construction technology
etc. are also eligible to apply.
The candidate should have scored at least 60% marks in their undergraduate degree.
Architectural and Engineering Managers.
Mining and Geological Engineers.