Geeta engineering college, Department of civil engineering offers a two years course in M.Tech in civil engineeringKurukshetra University, kurukshetra. Civil engineering is a widely accepted and demanded course at present. Civil Engineering & Management program increases the studentsâ€™ understanding of the complete knowledge of civil engineering which includes further sub branches as construction industry, technical management & leadership aspects of professional construction management. The curriculum includes subjects such as construction planning scheduling and control, project formulation and appraisal, shoring, scaffolding and formwork, quantitative techniques in management, construction project management, project safety management, advanced construction techniques and contract laws & regulation, structural dynamics etc..
Qualified students with knowledge of Construction Management can get placed as planning engineers, quality control engineers and project managers in numerous government departments like Central Public Works Department (CPWD), Railways, Metro Rail, Highways, Indian Aluminium Limited (IAL), Public Works Department (PWD), Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC), Pollution Control Board, National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI), Tamil Nadu Water Supply and Drainage Board (TWAD) etc. Opportunities are also available in private sectors like Gammon India Ltd., Larsen and Toubro Ltd. etc. as a design engineer, site engineer and planning engineer.
The following are the core areas of civil engineering the students can work on and carry their research on:
1. Structures/Offshore Structures/Structural Dynamics
2. Transportation/Geotechnical (depending on interest)
3. Construction Management/ Infrastructure Management
4. Environmental Engineering
5. Water Resources Engineering
6. Remote Sensing
7. Rock Mechanics
8. Interdisciplinary fields like Ocean Engineering or Climate Science