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IES Syllabus (CIVIL) Civil Engineering Syllabus (For both objective and conventional type papers) PAPER - I (Code

No.11 for objective type paper and 13 for conventional paper.) 1. Building Materials: Timber: Different types and species of structural timber, density-moisture relationship, strength in different directions, defects, influence of defects on permissible stress, preservation, dry and wet rots, codal provisions for design plywood. Bricks: Types, Indian Standard classification, absorption, saturation factor, strength in masonry, influence of mortar strength on masonary strength. Cement: Compounds of different types, setting times, strength. Cement Mortar: Ingredients, proportions, water demand, mortars for plastering and masonary. Concrete: Importance of W/C Ratio, strength, ingredients including admixtures, workability, testing for strength, elasticity, non-destructive testing, mix design methods. 2. Solid Mechanics: Elastic constants, stress, plane stress, Mohr's circle of stress, strains, plane strain, Mohr's circle of strains, combined stress; Elastic theories of failure; Simple bending, shear; Torsion of circular and rectangular sections and simple members. 3. Structural Analysis: Analysis of determinate structures-different methods including graphical methods. Analysis of indeterminate skeletal frames-moment distribution, slope-deflection, stiffness and force methods, energy methods, Muller-Breslau principle and application. Plastic analysis of indeterminate beams and simple frames-shape factors. 4. Design Of Steel Structures: Principles of working stress method, Design of connections, simple members, Built-up sections and frames. Design of Industrial roofs. Principles of ultimate load design. Design of simple members and frames. 5. Design Of Concrete And Masonry Structures: Limit state design for bending, shear, axial compression and combines forces. Codal provisions for slabs, beams, walls and footings. Working stress method of design of R.C. members. Principles of prestressed concrete design, materials, methods of prestressing, losses. Design of simple members and determinable structures. Introduction to indeterminate structures. Design of brick masonary as per I.S. Codes. 6. Construction Practice, Planning And Management: Concreting Equipment: Weight Batcher, Mixer, vibrator, batching plant concrete pump. Cranes, hoists, lifting equipment. Earthquake Equipment: Power shovel, hoe, dozer, dumper, trailers and tractor, rollers, sheep foot rollers, pumps. Construction, Planning and Management: Bar Chart, linked bar chart, work-break down structures, Activity-on-arrow diagrams. Critical path, probabilistic activity durations; Event based networks, PERT network; Time-cost study, crashing; Resource allocation. PAPER - II (Code No.12 for objective type paper and 14 for conventional paper.) 1. (a) Fluid Mechanics, Open Channel Flow, Pipe Flow: Fluid Properties, Pressure, Thrust, Buoyancy; Flow Kinematics : Integration of flow equations; Flow measurement; Relative motion; Moment of momentum:; Viscosity, Boundary layer and Control, Drag, Lift; Dimensional Analysis, Modeling; Cavitation;

Plumbing Systems. yields. Sediment transport in canals. 5. distribution works. flow nets. Establishment of control by triangulations and traversing-measurements and adjustment of observations. laboratory and field tests. classification. optical and electronic devices. Design of rigid boundary canals. Multipurpose uses of Water. Reciprocating pumps. pumping. samplers. performance parameters. Primary and secondary treatment. monitoring of air pollution. pondage. (d) Air And Noise Pollution And Ecology: Sources and effects of air pollution. Measurement of distances-direct and indirect methods. River morphology. Water logging. stress distribution in soil. Energy dissipaters and tailwater rating. Compaction behavior. Shearing resistance. scales. Control of Water-borne diseases. accuracy. outlets. leakages and control. Permeability and seepage. 3. settlement. water demand assessment. Map preparation by plane tabling and by photogrammetry. Floods and their management. types. Environment assessment. inverted filters. bearing capacity. collection and disposal. Hydraulic turbines. Stress path and applications. methods of compaction and their choice. Measurements. Flow sections and properties. Noise pollution and standards. Lacey's and Tractive force concepts in canal design. Streams and their gauging. Earth pressure theories. stream flow rejuvenation. soil testing in laboratory and in situ. (b) Foundation Engineering: Types of foundations. Gradually varies flow. Surges. scaling pumps in parallel. falls. soil exploration. 4.Flow oscillations: Momentum and Energy principles in Open channel flow. computation of coordinates. Contours Digital elevation modeling concept. Remote sensing concepts map substitutes. design of intakes and conductors. Soil-Plant-Water relationships. Institutional and industrial water supply. Pipe networks. Siphons. Concept of global positioning system. Foundations on expansive soils. Power houses. cross-drainage works. performance parameters. Types of piles and their design and layout. classification and layout storage. Hydraulic jumps. Evaporation and transportation. Flow development and losses in pipe flows. (c) Solid Waste Management: Sources. choice. ground water yield and well hydraulics. precipitation and related data analysis. irrigation systems. classification and interrelationship. Disposal of products of sewerage treatment. control of supply. Flow controls. (a) Hydrology: Hydrological cycle. Rural water supply. PMF. load tests. (b) Water Resources Engineering: Water Resources of the globe. controls. Rural and semi-urban sanitation. Surges and Water hammer. Systems of sewerage collection and disposal. (b) Waste Water Engineering: Urban rain water disposal. Irrigation revenue. Selection criteria. Environmental Engineering: (a) Water Supply Engineering: Sources of supply. Ecological chain and balance. . types. Estimation of demand. Field astronomy. Water quality standards. (a) Surveying: Classifications of surveys. Compressibility and consolidation. Institutional and industrial sewage management. Design and Management of landfill. River training. (b) Hydraulic Machines And Hydropower: Centrifugal pump. (a) Soil Mechanics: Properties of soils. Routing of floods. Delivery of Power. swelling and its prevention foundation on swelling soils. Normal flow. performance parameters. PMP unit and synthetic hydrographs. Capacity of Reservoirs. Conveyance and distribution systems of treated water. detailing and maintenance of treatment units. penetration tests. 2. Design of sewers and sewerage systems. drainage design. Measurement of elevations-spirit and trigonometric leveling: Relief representation. Hydraulic ram. lining of canals. Non-overflow and overflow sections of gravity dams and their design. stresses and failure. air vessels. Design of headworks. Storages and their yields. Characteristics of Sewerage and its treatment.

tractive power and track modernization. Railway: Planning of railway systems. Tidal data and analyses. Principles of pavement design. Materials and construction methods for different surfaces and maintenance. horizontal and vertical curves. Littoral transport with erosion and deposition. accessibility. Containerization. Drainage Traffic surveys. Harbours: layouts. terminology and designs. traffic control. Sounding methods. Runway and taxiway design and drainage management.(b) Transportation Engineering: Highway: Planning of highway systems. Mass transit systems. identification. Tunneling: Tunneling alignment methods of construction. anchoring. emergency management. lighting and ventilation. Airports: layout and orientation. rolling stock. . signaling. grade separation. disposal of muck. networking. Helipads. Maintenance. transits. controls. components and operations. service equipment. track. alignment and geometric design. relating to gauge. shipping lanes. Dry and Wet docks. Intersections. drainage. Zoning laws. Appurtenant works. Visual aids and air traffic control. hangers. location.