CURRICULUM
and
SYLLABI
University Core 33
University Elective 6
Programme Elective 15
Total 182
Breakup of Category
Curriculum
Category Curriculum % Recommended %
Credits
Humanities 11 6.3 8
Management 9 5.2 8
Sciences 39 22.4 20
University Elective 6
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CURRICULUM
University Core
Course
Course Title L T P C Area Prerequisite
Code
Total Credits: 33
University Elective*
Course
Course Title L T P C
Code
University Elective I 3 0 0 3
University Elective II 3 0 0 3
Total Credits: 6
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Programme Core
Course
Course Title L T P C Area Prerequisite
Code
MAT104 Probability and Statistics 3 1 0 4 Science MAT101
MAT105 Differential and Difference Equations 3 1 0 4 Science MAT101
Complex variables and partial
MAT201 3 1 0 4 Science MAT105
Differential Equations
MAT205 Applied Numerical methods 3 1 0 4 Science MAT201
PHY102 Material Science 3 0 2 4 Science 
Materials and Instrumental 
CHY102
Techniques 3 0 2 4 Science
MEE107 Engineering Drawing 0 0 4 2 Engineering None
MEE102 Workshop Practice I 0 0 2 1 Engineering None
MEE104 Workshop Practice II 0 0 2 1 Engineering MEE102
CLE201 Engineering Mechanics 2 1 0 3 Engineering MAT101
CLE202 Engineering Geology 2 0 0 2 Engineering None
CLE203 Strength of Materials 2 1 2 4 Engineering MAT101
Construction Materials and 3 0 0 3 Engineering None
CLE204
Technology
CLE205 Soil Mechanics 2 1 2 4 Engineering MAT101
MEE206 Fluid Mechanics 2 1 2 4 Engineering None
CLE206 Concrete Technology 2 0 2 3 Engineering CLE204
CLE207 Surveying 2 1 2 4 Engineering MAT101
CLE208 Structural Analysis 2 1 0 3 Engineering CLE203, CLE201
CLE209 Building Drawing 0 0 4 2 Engineering MEE101, CLE204
CLE301 Reinforced Concrete Structures 2 1 2 4 Engineering CLE203, CLE208
CLE216 Advanced Structural Analysis 2 1 2 4 Engineering CLE208
CLE302 Highway Engineering 2 1 0 3 Engineering CLE204
CLE214 Hydraulic Structures and Machinery 2 1 2 4 Engineering MEE206
CLE303 Foundation Engineering 2 1 0 3 Engineering CLE204
CLE304 Fundamentals of Structural Designs 3 0 0 3 Engineering CLE203, CLE208
CLE217 Environmental Engineering 3 0 2 4 Engineering CHY104
CLE305 Quantity Surveying and Estimating 2 0 0 2 Engineering CLE209
Approval of
CLE398 Mini Project 0 0 4 2 Engineering
PM/FA is required
CLE399 Industrial Internship 0 0 4 2 Engineering None
CLE401 Design of Steel Structures 3 0 2 4 Engineering CLE304
3 0 2 4 Engineering CLE202, CLE214,
CLE316 Water Resources Engineering
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Programme Electives (5 courses x 3 = 15 credits)
Course Area
Course Title L T P C Prerequisite
Code
CLE306 Advanced Fluid Mechanics 2 1 0 3 Engineering MEE206
CLE307 Advanced Surveying 3 0 0 3 Engineering CLE207
CLE210 Air and Noise Pollution 2 1 0 3 Engineering CHY104
CLE308 Applications of Matrix Methods in Structural
2 1 0 3 Engineering CLE208
Analysis
CLE309 Architecture and Town Planning 3 0 0 3 Engineering None
CLE218 Atmospheric Processes and Climate Change 3 0 0 3 Science None
CLE310 Design of Concrete Structures 2 1 0 3 Engineering CLE301
CLE311 Earthquake Engineering 2 1 0 3 Engineering CLE301
CLE213 Economics 3 0 0 3 Management None
CLE312 Economics and Business Finance for Civil
3 0 0 3 Management None
Engineers
CLE313 Environmental Impact Assessment 3 0 0 3 Engineering CHY104
CLE212 Fundamentals of Energy, Environment and
3 0 0 3 Engineering None
climate Change
CLE215 GIS and Remote Sensing CLE202,
2 0 2 3 Engineering
CLE207
CLE315 Ground Improvement Techniques 3 0 0 3 Engineering CLE205
CLE402 Ground water Engineering 3 0 0 3 Engineering CLE316
CLE325 Highway Pavement Design 2 1 0 3 Engineering CLE302
CLE317 Hydrology 3 0 0 3 Engineering None
CLE314 Industrial Wastes Treatment and Disposal 2 1 0 3 Engineering CHY104
CLE318 Mass Transport Management 2 1 0 3 Engineering None
Operation and Management of Irrigation
CLE403 2 1 0 3 Engineering CLE316
Systems
CLE320 Pollution Control and Monitoring 2 1 0 3 Engineering CHY104
CLE219 Renewable Sources of Energy 2 1 0 3 Engineering CHY104
CLE404 Seismic Design of Structures 2 1 0 3 Engineering CLE301
CLE205,
CLE405 Soil Dynamics and Machine Foundation 2 1 0 3 Engineering
CLE303
CLE321 Structures on Expansive Soils 2 1 0 3 Engineering CLE205
MAT104,
CLE322 Systems Approach in Engineering Design 2 1 0 3 Engineering
MAT105
CLE406 Traffic Engineering 2 1 0 3 Engineering CLE302
CLE323 Transport Planning and Management 2 1 0 3 Engineering None
CLE407 Transportation Engineering 3 0 0 3 Engineering CLE302
CLE324 Natural Disaster Mitigation and Management 3 0 0 3 Engineering None
Engineering CLE205,
CLE409 Advanced Foundation Engineering 2 1 0 3
CLE303
CLE327 Solid Waste Management 3 0 0 3 Engineering CHY104
CLE326 Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering 3 0 0 3 Engineering CLE205
Global Position System (GPS) 3 0 0 3 Engineering None
Total Credits: 15
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CLE 201 ENGINEERING MECHANICS
Objectives:
1. To calculate the reactive forces
2. To analyse the structures
3. To know the geometric properties of different cross sections
4. To know the method of virtual work
Contents:
Introduction To Mechanics & Equilibrium of Forces
Structural Analysis
Friction
Properties of Surfaces and Solids
Virtual Work
UNIT I
Fundamental Principles  Vectorial Representation of Forces and Moments Coplanar forces  Resolution and
Composition of forces and equilibrium of particles  Forces of a particle in space  Equivalent system of forces 
Principle of transmissibility  Single equivalent force  Free body diagram  Equilibrium of rigid bodies in two
dimensions and three dimensions
UNIT II
Plane trusses  Method of joints  Method of sections Tension coefficient method.
UNIT III
Characteristics of dry friction Problems involving dry friction Wedges Frictional forces on Square threaded screws
Flat belt Journal bearing Collar bearing Pivot bearings and Discs Rolling resistance problems involving
sliding and rolling frictions.
UNIT IV
Centroid  First moment of area Theorems of Pappus and Guldinus Second moment of area moment and Product
of inertia of plane areas Transfer Theorems  Polar moment of inertia Principal axes Mass moment of inertia
UNIT V
Definition of work and virtual work Principle of virtual work for a particle and rigid body Principle of virtual work
for system of connected rigid bodies Degrees of Freedom  Conservative forces Potential energy Potential energy
criteria for equilibrium Types of equilibrium
Text Book:
1. Timoshenko.S & Young.D.H, (1998), Engineering Mechanics, McGraw Hill International Edition.
Reference Books:
1. Tayal.A.K (2002), Engineering Mechanics Statics and Dynamics , Umesh publications.
2. Irving H. Shames (2003), Engineering Mechanics  Statics and Dynamics, PrenticeHall of India private limited.
3. Lakshmana Rao (2004), Engineering Mechanics Statics & Dynamics, PrenticeHall of India.
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CLE 202ENGINEERING GEOLOGY
L T P C
Course Prerequisites: NONE 2 0 0 2
Objectives:
1. The overall objective of the lecture portion of Engineering Geology is to demonstrate the importance of
Geology in making engineering decisions
2. Introduce the fundamentals of the engineering properties of earth materials for the use of civil
engineering constructions
3. Develop quantitative skills and a frame work for solving basic engineering geology problems
Text Books:
1. Chenna Kesavulu N (2009), Textbook of Engineering Geology, Macmillan Publishers India Ltd, 2nd Edition
2. Parbin Singh,(2010), Engineering & General Geology, S.K.Kataria and Sons Delhi, 7th Edition
Reference Books:
1. Garg. S.K. (2004), Physical and Engineering Geology, Khanna Publishers. Delhi
2. Blyth Edward Arnold F.G.H (1998), A Geology for Engineers, (7th Edition)
3. H.H.Reed and F. Rutly (1960), Elements of Mineralogy, Thomas Murby, London.
4. G.W.Tyrrell (1978), The Principles of petrology, Asia Publishing House, Bombay
5. M.P.Billings (1972), Structural Geology, Prentice Hall, Eaglewood Cliffs
6. David. .K. Todd John Wily & Sons Inc, Ground Water Hydrology (2005), 3rd Edition, New York
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CLE 203 STRENGTH OF MATERIALS
L T P C
2 1 2 4
Course Prerequisites: MAT101
Objectives:
1. To know the concept of stresses and strains
2. To know the concept of shear force and bending moment
3. To draw the SFD & BMD
4. To calculate deflection in beams and trusses
Text Book :
1. S.Ramamrutham & R.Narayanan (2005), Strength of Materials, Dhanpat Rai publications.
Reference Books:
1. Gere & Thimoshenko (2004), Mechanics of Materials, CBS Publishers & Distributors.
2. R.K.Bansal (2005), Strength of Materials, Laxmi Publications.
3. Kukreja C.B. (2005), Structural Mechanics, Vol. I, (Determinate Structures), Standard Publisher
Distributors, New Delhi.
4. Billings (2006), Structural Geology, PrenticHall of India.
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CLE 203 STRENGTH OF MATERIALS LAB
Course Prerequisites: MAT101
Objectives:
1. To gain experience regarding the determination of creep property of the materials and understand how this
property varies with time
2. To provide an opportunity to learn how to measure hardness of materials and analyze how heat treatment
affects the hardening
3. To impart knowledge on phase development of two isomorphous metals
4. To determine the phases present in a material using XRD graph
I. TEST ON METALS
1. Spring Test
2. Column Test
3. Beam Test (IS 456 2000)
4. Deflection Test (IS 456 2000)
Reference Books:
1. Strength of Materials Lab Manual Prepared by VIT Staff.
2. H.E.Davis, Trophell, G.E. & Hanck, G.F.W. (1998), The Testing of Engineering Materials, McGraw Hill
International Book Company.
3. Timoshenko, S.P. & Young, D.H. (1998), Strength of Materials, East West Press Limited.
4. Relevant BIS Codes
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CLE 204 CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS AND TECHNOLOGY
L T P C
Course Prerequisites: NONE 3 0 0 3
Course Objectives:
1. To teach students about the Physical and Mechanical properties of construction materials and
their respective testing procedure.
2. To teach students about the building materials available in market to be used for many
components of building industry.
3. To teach students about the principles and methods to be followed in constructing various components of a building.
4. To teach students about the deterioration and repair of buildings.
Course Outcomes:
1. Learn and identify the relevant physical and mechanical properties pertaining to the construction industry.
2. Demonstrate the relevant BIS testing procedure to be carried out to ascertain the quality of building
materials.
3. Develop ability to choose the modern construction material appropriate to the climate and functional
aspects of the buildings.
4. Ability to supervise the construction technique to be followed in brick, stone and hollow block masonry,
concreting, flooring, roofing, plastering and painting etc.
5. Learn about the causes of deterioration, crack pattern, and assessment of damages.
6. Learn about the construction techniques in repairing of buildings.
Contents:
Properties & Testing of Materials
Properties of Miscellaneous Materials
Brick Masonry
Thermal Insulation Materials
Repairs and Rehabilitation of Structures
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Text Book :
1. S.C. Rangwala (2002), Building Materials, Charotar Publishing House.
Reference Books:
1. Arora.S.P & Bindra.S.P. (2002), Building Construction.
2. Sharma & Kaul (1998), Building Construction, S.Chand & Company Pvt, New Delhi.
3. Shetty, M.S (2002), Concrete Technology, S. Chand & Company Ltd.
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L T P C
CLE 205 SOIL MECHANICS 2 1 2 4
Objectives:
1. To impart the fundamental concepts of soil mechanics
2. To understand the bearing capacity
3. To know the importance of index properties like grain size, consistency limits, soil classification
4. To understand the concept of compaction and consolidation of soils
Text Book:
1. Dr.K.R.Arora (2001), Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Standard Publishers, Delhi 110 006.
Reference Books:
1. Shashi K Gulhati & Manoj Datta (2005), Geotechnical Engineering Principles and Practices Pearson Education
Ltd.
2. Prasad (2006),Soil Dynamics & Earth Quake Engineering, PrenticeHall of India.
3. Varghese (2006), Foundation Engineering, Prentice Hall of India.
4. Donald P Coduto (2002), Geotechnical Engineering Principles and practices, Pearson Education Ltd.
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CLE 205 SOIL MECHANICS LAB
Objectives:
1. To gain experience regarding the determination of properties of different types of soils and understand how
they behave
2. To provide an opportunity to learn how to measure the shear strength of the soil and its importance
3. To impart knowledge about the foundation engineering
Details of Experiments
Reference Books:
1. Geo technical Lab Manual Prepared by VIT Staff.
2. Lambe T.N. (1997), Soil Testing for Engineers, John Wiley Ltd.
3. T.K.Bowles (1998), Engineering Properties of Soils and their measurements, Tata McGraw Hill Publications
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MEE206 FLUID MECHANICS 2 1 2 4
Prerequisite None
Objectives: 1. The aim of this course is to introduce and explain basic fundamentals of Fluid
Mechanics, which is used in the applications of Aerodynamics, Hydraulics, Marine
Engineering, Gas dynamics etc. Also to learn fluid properties and hydrostatic law to
understand the importance of flow measurement and its applications in Industries and
to obtain the loss of flow in a flow system.
2. The development of boundary layers and advancement of practical hydraulics and
understanding the concept of advanced fluid mechanics.
Expected Student will be able to
Outcome: 1. To find frictional losses in a pipe when there is a flow between two places.
2. Calculate the conjugate depths in a flow.
3. Analyse the model and the prototype.
4. Find the dependent and independent parameters for a model of fluid flow.
5. Explain the various methods available for the boundary layer separation.
Unit I Fluid Properties and Hydrostatics
Density Viscosity Surface tension compressibility capillarity Hydrostatic forces on plane
inclined and curved surfaces buoyancy centre of buoyancy metacentre.
Unit II Fluid Dynamics
Control volume Fluid Kinematics  Types of flows; Steady flow, Unsteady flow, Uniform and Non
Uniform flow, Rotational flow, Irrotational flow, 1D, 2D, 3D flows Streamline and Velocity
potential lines Euler and Bernoullis equations and their applications moment of momentum
Momentum and Energy correction factors Impulse Momentum equationNavierStokes Equations
Applications.
Unit III Open Channel Flow
Flow through pipes Open Channels and Measurement pipe flow: Darcys law Minor losses Multi
reservoir problems pipe network design Moodys diagram Hagen Poiseuille equation Turbulent
flow.
Specific Energy Critical flow concept specific force Hydraulic jump uniform flow and gradually
varying flow concepts. Measurement of pressure flow velocity through pipes and open channels.
Unit IV Dimensional Analysis
Dimensional homogeneity Raleigh and Buckingham theorems Nondimensional numbers Model
laws and distorted modelsUnit quantitiesSpecific quantities
Unit V Boundary layers
Boundary layers Laminar flow and Turbulent flow Boundary layer thickness momentum
Integral equation Drag and liftSeparation of boundary layerMethods of separation of boundary layer
Text Books
1. Dr.R.K.Bansal, (2000), Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines, Laxmi Publication (P) Ltd., New
Delhi.
References
1. P.N.Modi and S.M.Seth (1999), Hydraulics and Fluid Mechanics including Hydraulic Machines,
Standard Book House, Naisarak, Delhi.
2. Vijay Gupta and S.K.Gupta, (1999), Fluid Mechanics and Applications, NewAge International Ltd.
3. D.S. Kumar,(2004), Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power Engineering, Katson Publishing House,
Delhi.
4. V.L. Streeter, (2001), Fluid Mechanics, McGraw Hill Book Co.
Mode of Evaluation Quiz/Assignment/ Seminar/Written Examination
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MEE206L FLUID MECHANICS LAB
Objectives: 1. To enable students understand the properties of fluid, types of fluid and
types of flow.
2. To teach students about flow measuring devices such as orifice meter
and venture.
3. To help the students acquire knowledge about flow through pipes.
Expected Student will be able to
Outcome: 1. Analyze various flow problems and fluid characteristics.
2. Determine the losses of flow through various mediums like pipes.
3. Apply the concept of fluid mechanics to design various systems.
Experiments
1. Flow through Orifice
a) Constant Head Method
b) Variable Head Method
2. Flow through Mouth Piece
a) Constant Head Method
b) Variable Head Method
3. Flow through Triangular Notch
4. Flow through Rectangular Notch
5. Flow through Venturimeter
6. Flow through Orifice Meter
7. Flow through Pipes
8. Flow through Annulus Double pipe
9. Reynolds apparatus
10. Verification of Bernoullis Apparatus
11. Measurement of lift and drag of an aerofoil
12. Measurement of static pressure distribution around an aerofoil using wind tunnel
apparatus.
References Lab Manual Prepared by VIT Staff
Mode of Evaluation Experiments/Record work/Oral/ Practical Examination
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CLE207 SURVEYING 2 1 2 4
Objectives 1. To teach the students basics of surveying and expose different techniques of
surveying.
2. To help the students to learn about Tacheometry, geodetic surveying, satellite
surveying
3. To teach students about types of errors encountered in different types of
surveying
Expected Outcomes Student will be able to:
1. Learn about basics involved in different types of surveying like tape, compass,
leveling, and Theodolite (total station).
2. Demonstrate skills in performing measurement of distance,angles, leveling, and
curve setting.
3. Develop skills for estimating distance between given points, area of a given plot
and earthwork involved in cuttings and fillings.
4. Develop skill to carry out tachometry, geodetic surveying wherever situation
demands.
5. Develop skills to apply error adjustment to the recorded reading to get an
accurate surveying output.
UNIT I Plane Surveying and Theodolite
Introduction to plane surveying, Chain and tape measurement, electronic distance measurement Meridians,
Azimuths and bearings Theodolites Temporary and permanent adjustment Horizontal and Vertical angle
measurements Electronic total station.
UNIT II Levelling and Contouring
Differential levelling, longitudinal & cross section levelling, refraction & curvature correction, reciprocal
leveling  Tacheometry Stadia tacheometry, tangential tacheometry & substance tacheometry Contouring.
UNIT III Calculation of Earthwork and GPS
Area, volume calculation of earth work Plane table surveying  Introduction to Global positioning system
GPS surveying methods.
UNIT IV Curve Surveying
Definitions, designation of curve, elements of simple curve  settings of simple circular curve, compound and
reverse curve transition curve Introduction to vertical curves.
UNIT V Geodetic surveying
Introduction to geodetic surveying, Triangulation surveying base line measurement & correction, satellite
station. Surveying adjustments principle of least square and adjustment of triangulation network.
Text Books
1. Punmia B.C. (1994), Surveying and Levelling, Vol. I & II, Laxmi Publications.
2. Subramaniyan R. (2007), Surveying and Levelling, Oxford University Press.
References
1. Roy S.K. (2004), Fundamentals of Surveying, Prentice Hall of India.
2. Kanetkar T.P. (1998), Surveying and Levelling, Part I & II, Pune.
3. Satheesh Gopi (2005) GPS Principles and Applications, Tata Mc Graw Hill publishing company Ltd.
Mode of Evaluation: Assignment/ Seminar/Written Examination.
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CLE207 SURVEYING LABORATORY
Objectives 1. To help students to understand basics of linear and angular measurements in field using
surveying equipments.
2. To enable students in leveling techniques and contour map development.
3. To teach students to tacheometry.
Details of Experiments
1. Angle measurements using Theodolite (Horizontal & Vertical Angle)
3. Stadia tacheometry
4. Tangential Tacheometry
6. Contouring
References
1. Surveying Practical ManualI & II Prepared by VIT Staff.
2. Kanetkar.T.P. (1998), Surveying and Levelling, Vol. I and II., United Book Corporations.
3. Punmia (1994), Surveying and Levelling, Vol. I and II., Laxmi Publications.
Mode of Evaluation: Experiments/Record Work/Oral/Practical Examinations.
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CLE 206 CONCRETE TECHNOLOGY
L T P C
2 0 2 3
Course Prerequisites: Construction Materials and Technology (CLE 204)
Objectives:
1. To know the types of cement, mineral and chemical admixtures, aggregates
2. To understand the properties of concrete.
3. To know the methodology of mix design.
Expected Outcome : Students will be able to
1. Identify the suitability of materials for the construction works.
2. Implement the special concreting methods required for Cold weather and Hot weather regions.
Text Books:
Reference Books:
1. Neville.A.M. (2003), Properties of Concrete, Standard Publishers Distributors.
2. Varghese (2005), Limit State Design & Reinforced Concrete, PrenticeHall of India.
3. IS : 122691987, Specification for 53 grade ordinary Portland Cement, BIS, New Delhi
4. IS : 383 1970, Specification for Coarse and fine natural sources for Concrete, BIS, New Delhi
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CLE 206 CONCRETE TECHNOLOGY LAB
Course Prerequisites: Construction Materials and Technology (CLE 204)
Objectives:
1. To gain experience regarding the determination of properties of different building materials
2. To provide an opportunity to learn how to measure the parameters which governs the quality of the materials
3. To impart knowledge in the area of finding the quality of the road materials
Details of Experiments
I. Tests on cementspecific gravity, fineness, soundness, consistency, initial and final setting time, compressive
strength of cement (IS : 4031)
II. Test on fine aggregate sieve analysis specific gravity bulking of sand (IS: 383  1970)
III. Test on coarse aggregate  sieve analysis specific gravity (IS : 3068 1986)
V. Tests on fresh and hardened concrete Slump test (IS : 7320  1974), Veebee test
(IS : 10510  1983), compaction factor test (IS : 5515  1983). Tests on cubes and cylinders
(IS : 456  2000) Determination of Youngs Modulus compressive strength, split tensile strength (IS : 5816 
1999) and flexural strength of concrete
Reference Books:
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CLE 208 STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS
L T P C
Course Prerequisites: Engineering Mechanics (CLE 201) Strength of Materials 2 1 0 3
(CLE 203)
Objectives:
1. To understand the methodology of analysis
2. To know the different techniques available for the analysis of structures
3. To identify the best suitable method of analysis

UNIT I: Theorem of Three Moments
Static indeterminancy  Theorem of three moments analysis of propped cantilevers fixed & continuous beam 
bending moment and shear force diagram.
Text Books:
1. Vazirani & Ratwani (2003), Analysis of Structures, Vol. 1 & II , Khanna publishers.
Reference Books:
1. S.Ramamrutham (2004), Theory of structures, Dhanpat Rai publications.
2. C.S.Reddy (2002), Structural Analysis, Tata McGraw Hill.
3. L.S.Negi (2003), Structural Analysis, Tata McGraw Hill Co.
4. Rajasekharan & Sankarasubramaiam (2000), Computational Structural Mechanics, PrenticeHall of India.
5. B.C.Punnia, Ashok kumar Jain & Arun Kumar Jain (2005), Theory of Structures, Laxmi Publications, India.
L T P C
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CLE 209 BUILDING DRAWING 1 0 2 2
Course Prerequisites: Engineering graphics I (MEE101) and Construction Materials and Technology (CLE 204)
Objectives:
1. To understand the regulations as per National Building Code
2. To identify the functional requirements and building rules.
3. To understand the sketches and working drawings
Details of Experiments:
PART A
Building Regulations as per National Building Code. Layout planning, preparation of line sketches and working
drawing in accordance with functional requirements and building rules for the following types of building.
c) Industrial buildings workshop with trussed roof Factory buildings with flat & pitched roofs.
PART B
4) Detailed drawings for doors, windows, rolling shutters and collapsible gates.
Reference Books:
1. Verma (1998), Civil Engineering Drawing
2. Padmini Murugesan (1997), Civil Engineering Drawing, Prithiba Publishers and Distributors.
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CLE301 REINFORCED CONCRETE STRUCTURES
Course Prerequisites: Strength of Materials (CLE 203) and Structural Analysis (CLE 208) L T P C
2 1 2 4
Objectives:
1. To know the basic concept of structural design
2. To understand the usage of IS codes
3. To understand the concepts detailing & drawing
UNIT II: Design of Slabs and Compression Members (Working Stress Method)
Design of different types of slabs  design of columns,  long column & short column, axially & eccentrically loaded
columns by working stress method.
Text Books:
S.Ramamrutham & R.Narayanan (2004), Design of reinforced concrete structures, Dhanpat Rai Publishing Co.
Reference Books:
1. Varghese (2005), Advanced Reinforced Concrete Design, PrenticeHall of India.
Gurcharan Singh (2005), Design of R.C.C. Structures in S.I.Units, Standard Publishers Distributors.
B.C.Punmia (2003), Design of reinforced concrete structures, Lakshmi Publishers.
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REINFORCED CONCRETE STRUCTURES LAB
Course Prerequisites: Strength of Materials (CLE 203) and Structural Analysis (CLE 208)
Objectives:
1. To know the basic concept of structural design
2. To understand the usage of IS codes
3. To understand the concepts detailing & drawing
1. Working stress and limit state method  Typical building consisting of roofs, slabs, beams, columns and
joint detailings
2. Isolated and Combined footing.
Text Books:
S.Ramamrutham & R.Narayanan (2004), Design of reinforced concrete structures, Dhanpat Rai Publishing Co. Devdas
Menon
Reference Books:
1. Varghese (2005), Advanced Reinforced Concrete Design, PrenticeHall of India.
2. Gurcharan Singh (2005), Design of R.C.C. Structures in S.I.Units, Standard Publishers Distributors.
3. B.C.Punmia (2003), Design of reinforced concrete structures, Lakshmi Publishers.
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CLE 216 ADVANCED STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS
L T P C
Course Prerequisites: Structural Analysis (CLE 208) 2 1 2 4
Objectives:
1. To understand the behaviour of indeterminate structures
2. To know the concepts of elastic analysis and plastic analysis
3. To understand the concepts of matrix analysis of structures.
Text Book:
1. V.N.Vazirani & M.M.Ratwani (2000), Analysis of Structures, Khanna Publishers, New Delhi.
Reference Books:
1. R.L.Jindal (1996), Indeterminate Structures, Tata McGraw Hill Publishing House.
2. Negi.L.S (2002), Theory & Problems in Structural Analysis, Tata McGraw Hill Publishing House.
3. G.S.Pandit & Gupta S.P (1998), Structural Analysis (A matrix approach), Tata McGraw Hill
Publishing Ltd.
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CLE216 ADVANCED STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS LAB
Objectives:
1. To understand the concept of computer aided analysis and design
2. To understand the details of the reinforcement
3. To understand the concepts of analysis of space frames using software
Details of Experiments:
Analysis of the following concrete structures using software:
1. Continuous Beam
2. Plane truss
3. Plane frame
4. Gable frame
Reference Books:
1. V.N.Vazirani & M.M.Ratwani (1998), Analysis of Structures, Khanna Publishers.
2. R.L.Jindal, Indeterminate Structures (1995), Tata McGraw Hill Publishing House.
G.S.Pandit & Gupta S.P.S. (1998), Structural Analysis (A matrix approach), Tata McGraw Hill
Publishing Ltd.
4. Wang C.K. (1996), Matrix Method of Structural Analysis, Jon Wiley publications.
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CLE302 HIGHWAY ENGINEERING
OUTCOMES :
Upon completion of this course, the students will be able to
1. Design highway pavement geometrics.
2. Understand the procedure to collect the traffic data for design and traffic management.
3. Understand the need for traffic management.
4. Test the highway materials as per recommendation.
5. Do structural design flexible and rigid pavements.
Reference Books:
1. S.K.Khanna, C.E.G.Justo, (2001) Highway Engineering, Nem Chand & Bros, Roorkee.
2. Rao.G.V., (2005) Principles of Transportation and Highway Engineering, Tata McGraw Hill Co.
3. L.R.Kadiyali, (2003) Principles and Practice of Highway Engineering, Khanna Publishers.
4. Partha Chakroborthy, Animesh Das, (2005) Principles of Transportation Engineering, PrenticeHall of India.
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L T P C
CLE 214 HYDRAULIC STRUCTURES AND MACHINERY 2 1 2 4
Objectives:
1. To understand the working principles of hydraulic machinery
2. To know the design of used for supplying water and generating power and also various structures designed for
storage and for the development of irrigation system.
3. To know the irrigation systems and its applications
Text Book:
S.K. Garg (1997), Irrigation Engineering & Hydraulic Structures, Khanna Publishers.
Reference Books:
1. V.T.Chow (1996), Open Channel Hydraulics, McGraw Hill Publishing Co.
2. Modi & Seth (2001), Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machinery, Standard Publications.
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CLE 214 HYDRAULIC STRUCTURES AND MACHINERY LAB
Objectives:
1. To understand the properties of fluid, types of fluid and the Types of flow.
2. To study about the flow measuring devices such as orifice meter, venturimeter.
3. To acquire knowledge about the flow through pipes
List of Experiments:
Fluid Machinery
13. Performance Characteristics of a Centrifugal Pump (Rated Speed)
14. Performance Characteristics of Centrifugal Pump (Variable Speed)
15. Performance Characteristics of a Jet Pump
16. Performance Characteristics of a Self Priming Pump
17. Performance Characteristics of a Reciprocating Pump
18. Performance Characteristics of a Submersible Pump
19. Performance Characteristics of a Gear Pump
20. Characteristics Test on Pelton Turbine
21. Characteristics Test on Francis Turbine
22. Characteristics Test on Kaplan Turbine
Reference Books:
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CLE 303 FOUNDATION ENGINEERING
Objectives:
1. To understand the design aspects of foundation
2. To evaluate the stress developed in the soil medium
3. To study the stability of slopes
Text Book:
1. Varghese.P.C.(2006), Foundation Engineering, PrenticeHall of India Private Limited.
Reference Books:
1. Shashi K. Gulhati & Manoj Datta (2005), Geotechnical Engineering, Tata McGraw Hill Ltd.
2. Donald.P.Coduto (2005), Geotechnical Engineering Principles & Practices, PrenticeHall of India.
3. Swami Saran (1998), Analysis and Design of sub structures, Limit State Design, Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. Pvt
Ltd.,, New Delhi.
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CLE304 FUNDAMENTALS OF STRUCTURAL DESIGNS
Objectives:
1. To understand the concepts of steel design
2. To have an idea about earth retaining structures
3. To know the concepts of an analysis and design of water retaining structures
Text book :
1. S.Ramamrutham & R.Narayanan (2004), Design of reinforced concrete structures, Dhanpat Rai Publishing Co.
Reference Books:
1. Sushil Kumar (2003), Treasure of RCC design, Standard Book house.
2. N.Krishnaraju (1999), Design of R.C structures, CBS Publishers and distributors.
3. Ramchandra (1996), Design of Steel Structures, Vol. I, Standard Book house, New Delhi.
4. IS : 800 draft code.
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CLE217 ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING
3 0 2 4
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CLE217 ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING LABORATORY
Objectives 1.To understand the concepts estimating different parameters of the water quality
2.To identify the ill effects of environmental pollution
3.To understand different parameters governing the sanitary and drainage system
Expected Student will be able to:
Outcomes
1. Estimate the parameters of the water quality
2. Implement new environmental techniques to avoid pollutants
List of Experiments:
01. Determination of pH, Turbidity and conductivity (IS 3025 Part 11, 10 and 14)
02. Determination of Hardness (IS 3025 Part 21)
03. Determination of Alkalinity (IS 3025 Part 23)
04. Determination of Chlorides (IS 3025 Part 32)
05. Determination of Sulfates (IS 3025 Part 24)
06. Determination of fluoride (Standard Methods for examination of Water & Wastewater, APHA)
07. Determination of Optimum Coagulant
08. Determination of residual chlorine and available chlorine in bleaching powder (IS 3025 Part 25
and 26)
09. Determination of Oil, and Grease (IS 3025 Part 39)
10. Determination of suspended, settleable, volatile and fixed solids (IS 3025 Part 15, 17, 18, and 19)
11. Determination Dissolved Oxygen and BOD for the given sample (IS 3025 Part 38 and 44)
12. Determination of COD for given sample (IS 3025 Part 58)
13. Determination of SVI of Biological sludge
14. Determination of MPN index of given water sample (IS 5401 Part 1)
References
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CLE 305 QUANTITY SURVEYING AND ESTIMATING
L T P C
2 0 0 2
Course Prerequisites: Building Drawing (CLE 209)
Objectives :
1. To understand the types of estimates
2. To identify the methods used for different structural components
3. To understand rate analysis and process of preparation of bills
UNIT IV : Valuation
Valuation rent fixation, tenders,  contracts accounting procedure, measurement book, stores, cost & quality control
PWD & CPWD practice Software Applications for Estimation of Buildings.
Reference Books:
1. B.N.Datta (1998), Estimating and costing, Charator Publishing House.
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CLE 401 DESIGN OF STEEL STRUCTURES
L T P C
Course Prerequisites: Fundamentals of structural design (CLE 304) 3 0 2 4
Objectives:
1. To understand the concepts of steel design
2. To know the analysis and design of plate girder and gantry girder and its applications
3. To identify the different types of roofs and roofing system
Text Book:
1. Ramachandra (2002), Design of Steel structures, Vol. I & Vol. III, Standard Publishers Distributors.
Reference Books:
1. V.N. VajraniI & M.M. Ratwani (2000), Design and Analysis of Steel Structures, Khanna Publishers
2. I. Csyal (2005), Design of Steel Structures, Standard Publishers Distributors, New Delhi.
3. Ramchandra (2006), Non Linear Analysis of Steel Structures, Standard Publishers Distributors.
4. IS: 800 Draft mode.
Mode of Evaluation: Assignment, Seminar and Written Examination.
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CLE 316 WATER RESOURCES ENGINEERING L T P C
3 0 2 4
Course Prerequisites: Engineering Geology (CLE 202) Hydraulic Structures and Machinery (CLE 214)
Objectives:
1. To get the exposure about the developments of water resources for the purpose of controlling & utilising water
for a variety of purposes
2. to understand the concepts of irrigation, water supply, flood control, navigational improvement,
3. To have idea about land drainage & pollution control etc.
Text Book:
Mays L.W. (2001), Water Resources Engineering, first edition, John Wiley Publications, Singapore
Garg. S.K. (1998), Irrigation Engineering & Hydraulics structures, Khanna Publishers
Reference Books:
1. Majumdar (2005), Irrigation Water Management, PrenticeHall of India.
2. Punmia. B.C. (1997), Irrigation and Water Power Engineering, Laxmi Publications
3.Sharma, S.K. (1996), Irrigation Engineering, S. Chand & Co. Pvt. Ltd
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CLE 316 WATER RESOURCES ENGINEERING LABORATORY
Course Prerequisites: Computer soft skills
Objectives:
1. To familiraize the students about various flow software
2. To provide students a detailed knowledge about water resources sotware packages such as Mod
Flow, etc
1. Mod flow
2. Seepage analysis using software
3. Reservoir operation losses
4. Flood analysis
References Books:
1. Garg.S.K., Irrigation Engineering and Hydraulic Structures, Khanna Publishers.
2. Punmia.B.C., Irrigation and Water Power Engineering, Laxmi Publications.
3. Sharma.S.K., Irrigation Engineering, S.Chand & Co. Pvt Ltd.
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CLE211 CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT
Objectives:
1. To provide techniques to develop personal skills of practical use in the Management and implementation of Civil
Engineering projects
2. To know the Management techniques, the development of personal, interpersonal and Project Management skills
3. To know the project management skills
4. To provide a fundamental of understanding of the social, economic, resource management within which the
Construction Project takes place.
Reference Books:
1. Subramaniam (2001), Construction Management, Anuradha Agencies.
2. Joseph.L (2000), Essential of Management, Prentice Hall of India.
3. Mote Paul and Gupta (2001), Management Economics, Tata McGraw Hill.
4. Manie (2005), Essentials of Management, Prentice Hall of India.
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CLE306 ADVANCED FLUID MECHANICS
L T P C
Course Prerequisites: Fluid Mechanics (MEE206) 2 1 0 3
Objectives:
1. To give an idea about the flow in higher speeds and various laws involved in high speed flows
2. To understand the measurement techniques in compressible and incompressible flow
Text Books:
1. Yuan. S.W. (1998), Fundamentals of Fluid Mechanics, Prentice Hall of India Pvt., Ltd.
2. Mohanty (2005), Fluid Mechanics, PrenticeHall of India.
Reference Books:
1. Frank Charlton (1999), A Text Book of Fluid Dynamics, CBS Publishers.
2. Fay (2004), Introduction to fluid mechanics, Prentice Hall of India Pvt Ltd.
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CLE 307 ADVANCED SURVEYING
L T P C
3 0 0 3
Course Prerequisites: Surveying (CLE 207)
Objectives:
1. To introduce advanced surveying techniques
2. To give a basic understanding of linear and angular measurements
3. To give an idea about surveying techniques
Text Book:
1. Bannister, A., Raymond, S., Baker, R., (2006), Surveying, Pearson Education
Reference Books:
1. Chandra, A.M. (2002), Higher Surveying, New Age International Publishers
2. Punmia P.C. (2004) Surveying  volume 3, Lakmi publications.
3. Wolf, P.R., (1998), Elements of Photogrammetry, Mc.Graw Hill International Book Company
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CLE210 AIR AND NOISE POLLUTION
Course Prerequisites: Environmental studies (CHY104) L T P C
2 1 0 3
Objectives:
1. To understand the aspects of atmospheric pollution
2. To know about the issues such as atmospheric composition, monitoring, acidic deposition, urban air quality
3. To understand the use of models in air pollution studies
1. Noel De Nevers (2000), Air Pollution Control Engineering, 2nd Edition, McGraw Hill International Edition.
2. Singal, S.P. (2000), Noise Pollution and Control, First Edition, Narosa Publishing House, New Delhi.
Reference Books:
1. Rao C.S. (2006) Environmental Pollution Control Enginering, 2nd edition, New Age International, Newdelhi
2. W.L.Heumann (1997), Industrial Air Pollution Control Systems, McGraw Hill, New York.
3. Rao M.N., & Rao H V N. (1996), Air Pollution Control, TataMcGraw Hill, New Delhi.
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CLE 308APPLICATIONS OF MATRIX METHODS IN STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS
Course Prerequisites: Structural analysis (CLE208) L T P C
2 1 0 3
Objectives:
1. To understand the basic concepts of Matrix Methods of Structural Analysis
2. To distinguish between force method and displacement method
3. To understand the behaviour of plane trusses & plane frames
Text BookS:
1. Mukkopadhyay M and Sheikh A.H (2004) Matrix and Finite element analyses of structures, First edition, Ane
Books Pvt. Ltd.
2. Pandit G.S., & Gupta S.P. (1998), Structural Analysis (A matrix approach), Tata McGraw Hill Publishing Ltd.
Reference Books:
1. J.S.Przemieniecki (1995), Theory of Matrix structural Analysis, McGrawHill,
2. Meek,J.L. (1997), Matrix Structural Analysis.
3. Kanchi (1995), Matrix Structural Analysis, Wiley Eastern Ltd., New Delhi.
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CLE309 ARCHITECTURE AND TOWN PLANNING
L T P C
Course Prerequisites: NONE 3 0 0 3
Objectives:
1. To give an idea of Architectural aspects and to understand the history of Romans, Greek, and South Indian
Architecture.
2. To know the different type of architectures and its importance
3. To understand the basic principles of town planning
Text Book:
1. De Charia & Callender (2002), Architecture, Mc. Graw Hill.
Reference Books:
1. Gallion (2001), Urban pattern City planning and design, Charotar Publishing House.
2. Modak & Ambedkar (2001), Town and Country Planning and Housing.
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CLE218 ATMOSPHERIC PROCESSES AND CLIMATE CHANGE 3 0 0 3
43
CLE 310 DESIGN OF CONCRETE STRUCTURES
Text Book:
1. N. Krishnaraju (1998), Advanced Concrete Design, CBS Publishers and distributors, Delhi.
Reference Books:
1. Jain & Jaikrishna (1997), Plain and reinforced concrete, Vol. II, Nemi chand Bros., Roorkee.
2. Dunham (1997), Advanced Concrete Design.
3. Mallick & Rangasamy (1995), Reinforced concrete design, Khanna publishers, Delhi.
4. Varghese (1997), Advanced Reinforced Concrete Design, PrenticeHall of India.
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CLE311 EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING
Course Prerequisites: Reinforced Concrete Structures (CLE 301) L T P C
2 1 0 3
Objectives:
1. To understand the concept of seismology
2. To know the basic principles of structural dynamics
3. To get an idea of about the applications of structural dynamics in earthquake engineering
4. To know about the earthquake disaster management.
Text Book:
1. A K. Chopra (2003), Dynamics of Structures Theory and Applications to Earthquake Engineering, Second
Edition, PrinticeHall India Pvt Ltd.
Reference Books:
1. Pauley & Priestly (1995), Seismic design of reinforced concrete and masonry buildings, John Wiley & Sons.
2. Stratta.J.L. (2000), Manual of Seismic Design, PrenticeHall India Pvt Ltd.
3. Kramer.S.L. (2000), Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering, PrenticeHall India Pvt Ltd.
4. Agarwal & Shrinkhardo (2006), Earthquake Resistant design of a structures, PrenticeHall India.
5.
Mode of Evaluation: Assignment, Seminar and Written Examination.
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CLE 213 ECONOMICS L T P C
3 0 0 3
Course Prerequisites: NONE
Unit4:Market Structure
Perfect Competition Imperfect Competition: Monopoly Monopolistic Oligopolistic Strategy, Cartels, Cournot,
Kinked Demand and Price Leadership. Oligopolistic Rivalry & Theory of Games Measurement of economic
concentration Policy against monopoly and restrictive trade practices  Competition Law Pricing Practices:
Objectives Determinants Pricing Methods Government Policies and Pricing
Unit5:Introduction to Macroeconomics
Circular Flow of Income and Expenditures Components of National Income and its significance  Measuring Gross
Domestic Product (GDP) Inflation and Business Cycles Government Fiscal and Monetary Policy  Balance of
payments  Foreign exchange markets
Text Book
1. P.L. Mehta Managerial Economics Analysis, Problems and cases, Sultan Chand & Co. Ltd., 2001
Reference Books
1. Peterson and Lewis: Managerial Economics, 4th Ed., Prentice Hall , 2004
2. Dholakia and Oza: Microeconomics for Management Students, 2nd Edition, Oxford University Press
3. Gregory Mankiw: Principles of Microeconomics, Havcourt Asia Publishers, 2001
4. Mote and paul Managerial Economics, Tata McGraw Hill, 2001
5. Varshney R land Maheswari K L Managerial Economics, Sultan Chand, 2000
7. G. S. Gupta  Managerial Economics, Tata McGraw Hill, 1990
Mode of Evaluation: Seminar, Written Report etc.
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CLE312 ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS FINANCE FOR CIVIL ENGINEERS
L T P C
Course Prerequisites: NONE 3 0 0 3
Objectives:
To bring about an exposure to construction economics, financing and accounting methods and their usefulness in
controlling constructions projects.
.
Expected Outcome :
To study the elements of construction economics
To study the need for financial management and means of achieving the same
To study a few accounting methods
To study the elements of lending to contractors
Unit  I Introduction
Role of civil engineering in industrial development  Advances in civil engineering and engineering economics 
Support matters of economy as related to engineering Market demand and supply choice of technology and quality
control and quality production  Audit in economic, Law of returns governing production.
Unit IV Accounting
General overview  Cash basis of accounting  Accrual basis of accounting  Percentage  Completion method 
Completed contract method  Accounting for tax reporting purposes and financial reporting purposes.
Unit V
Loans to contractors  Interim construction financing  Security and risk aspects.
Text book:
Warneer Z, Hirsch, "Urban Economics", Macmillan, New York, 1993
Prasanna Chandra, "Project Management", TMH, 1997
References
Kwaku A, Tenah, Jose M.Guevara, "Fundamental of Construction Management and Organisation", Prentice 
Hall of India, 1995
Chitkara.K.K., "Construction Project Management", Tata McGraw Hill, 1998
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CLE313 ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT
L T P C
3 0 0 3
Course Prerequisites: Environmental Studies (CHY104)
Objectives:
1. To introduce the relevant legal systems and to examine the processes by which normative rules are adopted
and enforced
2. To develop an understanding of the use of EIA procedures and methods within the project and planning cycle
to promote more sustainable forms of development
3. To promote more effective use of Environmental Management Systems and implementation of Environmental
requirements.
UNIT I: Overview
Impact of development on environment and Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and Environmental Impact
Statement (EIS) Objectives Historical development EIA capability and limitations Legal provisions on EIA.
Text Books:
1. Anjaneyalu,Y. (2002), Environmental Impact Assessment Methodologies, B.S. Publications, Hyderabad.
2. Canter R.L. (1991), Environmental Impact Assessment, McGraw Hill Inc., New Delhi.
Reference Books:
1. Environmental Assessment Source book (1991), Vol.I, II & III., The World Bank, Washington, D.C.
2. Judith Petts (1999), Hand book of Environmental Impact Assessment, Vol.I & II, Blackwell Science.
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CLE212 FUNDAMENTALS OF ENERGY, ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE
L T P C
Course Prerequisites: NONE 3 0 0 3
49
CLEE215 GIS AND REMOTE SENSING 2 0 2 3
50
CLE215 GIS REMOTE AND SENSING LABORATORY
Details of Experiments:
Analysis of the following Geographical Map
References
1. GIS Practical manual prepared by VIT staff
2. Lillesand, T.M. & Kiefer R.W. (1998), Remote Sensing and image interpretation, John Wiley & Sons,
Newyork.
3. Burrough P.A. (2000), Principle of Geographical Information Systems for land resources assessment,
Clarendon Press, Oxford.
4. Wolf Paul (1998), Elements of Photogrammetry, McGraw Hill, New Delhi.
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CLE315 GROUND IMPROVEMENT TECHNIQUES
Objectives:
1. To give an overview of latest ground improvement techniques
2. To understand the problems related to soil and select the best method
Text Book:
1. Shashi K Gulhati & Manoj Datta (2005), Geotechnical Engineering, Tata McGraw Hill Companies, New Delhi.
Reference Books:
1. R.E.Peck, W.E.Hansen & T.H.Thornburn (1998), Foundation Engineering, Jon Wiley Publication.
2. S.P.Brahma, Foundation Engineering (1998), Tata McGrawHill Publications.
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CLE 402 GROUNDWATER ENGINEERING
L T P C
Course Prerequisites: Water Resources Engineering (CLE316) 3 0 0 3
Objectives:
1. To educate on ground water movement analysis & predictions
2. To understand the concept to increase ground water potential
3. To identify the sources of the ground water
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CLE325 HIGHWAY PAVEMENT DESIGN
L T P C
Course Prerequisites: Highway Engineering (CLE 302) 2 1 0 3
Objectives:
1. To understand various analysis and design procedures of pavement
2. To identify different methods of maintenance and evaluation of pavement
3. To know the different methods of rehabilitation of highway pavements.
UNIT V: Stabilisation
Stabilisation with special reference to Highway pavements choice of stabilisers Testing and Field control Geo
synthetics Types  Use of Geo synthetics in roads.
Text Books:
1. S.K. Khanna & E.G. Justo (1998), Highway Engineering, Nemchand Brothers, Roorkee.
2. Pratab Chraborthy & Animesh Das. (2004), Principles of Transportation Engineering, Tata McGraw Hill Co.
Reference Books:
1. S.K. Sharma (1998), Principles, Practice and design of highway Engineering, S. Chand & Co Ltd, New Delhi.
2. S.Prakash & V.K.Puri (2000), Soil Dynamics and Design Foundations, McGraw Hill Publications.
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CLE317 HYDROLOGY
L T P C
Course Prerequisites: NONE 3 0 0 3
Objectives:
1. To understand the planning and construction of irrigation structures
2. To have an idea about the construction of highway culverts and bridges
3. To understand the measures of flood control and economic functioning of hydrologic structures.
UNIT IV : Hydrograph
Runoff  Factors affecting runoff measurement stream gauging stage discharge relationship Hydrograph
components Hydrograph separation Unit hydrograph Derivation of unit Hydrograph S. Hydrograph Synthetic
hydrograph Instantaneous Unit Hydrograph (IUH)
Text Book:
1. Chow, V.T. Applied Hydrology, Mcgraw Hill Company
Reference Books:
1. R.K. Linely, et al (1997), Hydrology for Engineers, McGraw Hill Publishing Company.
2. Varshney R.S. (1995), Engineering Hydrology.
3. Subramanya (1998), Engg Hydrology, Tata McGraw Hill Co., Graw Hill Co.
4. Das (2005), Hydrology & Soil Conservation Engineering, PrenticeHall of India.
5. Mutraja, K.N. (1992), Applied Hydrology, Tata McGraw Hill Publishing Company.
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CLE314 INDUSTRIAL WASTES TREATMENT AND DISPOSAL
L T P C
Course Prerequisites: Environmental studies (CHY 104) 2 1 0 3
Version No. : 1.01
Objectives:
1. To know the various processes of wastewater treatment and the engineering requirements for that treatment
facilities.
2. To provide adequate knowledge about phenomena of atmospheric environment and treatment, sources,
characteristics and treatment processes of various types of industries.
Text Book:
1. M.N.Rao & A.K.Dutta (1995), Wastewater Treatment, Oxford IBH Publication.
2. Nelson, L. Nemerow (2000), Liquid Waste of Industry, Theories, Practices and Treatment, AddisonWesley
Publishing Company, London.
Reference Books:
1. T.T.Shen, 1999, Industrial Pollution Prevention, Springer publications.
2. R.L.Stephenson & J.B.Blackburn Jr. (1998), Industrial Wastewater Systems Hand book, Lewis Publishers, New
Yark.
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CLE318 MASS TRANSPORT MANAGEMENT
L T P C
Course Prerequisites: NONE 2 1 0 3
Objectives:
1. To understand the concepts of mass transport system in urban area
2. To know the importance of MRTS
3. To study the factors governing route selections
Text Book:
1. Stephen Gelaister (1995), Fundamentals of Transport economics, Basicl Balckwell, Oxford.
Reference Books:
1. P.C. Stubs et al (1995), Transport Economics, George Allen and Ulbwin, Boston.
2. Louss F. Chon & Farry R. Moroy (1996), Environmental Analysis of Transportation System, A Willy
Interscience Publication, John Wiley & Sons, New York.
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L T P C
2 1 0 3
Objectives:
1. To help the students to understand the principles and operations of various methods of water management in
irrigation system.
2. To teach students about the principles of water logging and water shed management.
3. To teach importance of the reservoir planning, water laws, operational strategies and farmers role in operation and
management of irrigation systems.
1. Develop the skills to compute the irrigation demand and suggest proper methods of meeting the demand from
available supply.
2. Demonstrate the conjunctive use of surface and ground water by selecting proper irrigation system with its optimal
operating strategy.
3. Develop skills for managing water logged areas and proper utilization of water available in water shed.
4. Learn to suggest or design proper water conveying systems, scheduling of water releases to command area from
impounded reservoir etc.
5. Develop skill in reservoir planning and its optimal operational strategy with farmers participation in line with
existing water laws.
6. Develop enough skills in preliminary designing of main canals, laterals and field channels, water control and
regulating structures to meet outcome number 5
UNIT I
Irrigation System Requirements: Irrigation system requirements gravity and lift irrigation supply and demand of
water cropping pattern estimation of total and peak crop water requirements effective and dependable rainfall
allowable deficits irrigation efficiency.
UNIT II
Irrigation Scheduling: Frequency of irrigation methods of scheduling irrigation developing typical schedules case
studies water conveyance systems water measurements.
UNIT III
Management: Structural and non structural strategies in water use and management conjuctive use of surface and
ground water.
UNIT IV
Operation: Operational plans main canals, laterals and field channels water control and regulating structures
physical and administrative control water law.
UNIT V
Farmers involvement: Farmers role in system operation farmers committee for water distribution, Onfarm
management and maintenance of the irrigation system Government farmer partnership in irrigation.
Reference Books
1. Mays,L.W., Water Resource Systems Management Tools, McGraw Hill Co., 2004.
2. R.T. Gandhi, Et. Al. (1998), Handbook on Irrigation Water Requirements, Water Management division,
Department of Agriculture, Ministry of Agriculture, New Delhi.
3. R.E. Robinson, C.M. Laurizen & D.C. Muckel (1998), Distribution control and Measurement of Irrigation Water
on the farm, USDA, Misc.
4. W.E. Code (1997), Farm Irrigation Structures, Colorado State University Bulletin, 495.
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CLE319 OPERATIONS RESEARCH
L T P C
3 0 0 3
Course Prerequisites: MAT 104, MAT 105
Objectives:
1. To understand the concepts of mathematical, computational and communicative skills needed for the practical
application of OR
2. To give you a broad appreciation of contiguous disciplines which are important in OR
3. To illustrate the use of OR tools in a wide range of applications
Text Book:
1. Kanti Swarup, Gupta P.K., and Manmohan (1995), Operations Research, S.Chand &sons.
Reference Books:
2. Hamdy Taha (1995), Operations Research, PHI.
3. Hira & Gupta (1998), Operations Research,S.Chand & Sons.
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CLE320 POLLUTION CONTROL AND MONITORING
L T P C
Course Prerequisites: Environmental studies (CHY 104) 2 1 0 3
Objectives:
1. To understand the factors that must be satisfied for potable water, land and air for the removal and treatment
of pollutants.
2. To provide a strong link between the Pollution Damage, Public Authority Control Systems and Technical
Control Systems
3. To know the relationship between social, legislative and biological constraints in a modern developed society
Text Books:
1. Peavy, H.S., Rowe,D.R and George Tcnobanoglous (2001), Environmental Engineering, McGraw Hill company,
New Delhi.
2 Rao C.S. (1996), Environmental Pollution Control Engineering, Wiley Eastern Ltd., New Delhi.
Reference Books:
1. Vesilind (1997), Introducing to Environmental Engineering, PWS Publishing Company.
2. Gerard Kiley (1997), Environmental Engineering, Irwin McGrawHill.
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CLE219 RENEWABLE SOURCES OF ENERGY
L T P C
Course Prerequisites: Environmental studies (CHY 104) 2 1 0 3
Objectives:
1. To create an awareness about the different forms of Energy and then utilization for sustainability
2. To give an idea about the utilization of waste as renewable energy for the future generations to come.
Text Books:
1. GD Rai (1990), Non Conventional Energy Sources, Khanna Publishers.
2. Bent Sorensen (2004), Renewable energy, third edition, Elsevier academic press.
Reference Books:
3. Rao & Puinlekar (1992), Unconventional Energy Systems, Khanna Publishers.
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CLE404 SEISMIC DESIGN OF STRUCTURES 2 1 0 3
Objectives 1. To make the students understand the fundamental concepts in the analysis of the
structures subjected to seismic forces.
2. To enable the students to do a competent design & detailing of seismic resistant
structures.
Expected Outcomes Student will be able to:
1. Understand the concepts of theory of vibrations, free vibrations of different degree
of freedom and dynamic response to time dependent forces.
2. Learn about the computation of design moments and shears for framed structure as
per IS:1893 and its detailing
3. Understand the estimation of member forces in singlestoried R.C.C., design and
detailing of members.
4. Understand the principles of earthquake design
5. Learn about the application of response spectrum theory to seismic design of
structures.
6. Understand the concepts of earthquake resistance design and code provisions for
design of building as per IS 1893 and IS 13920.
7. Learn about the interactions of frame and shear wall.
UNIT I Principles of Earthquake Resistance Design
Importance of Earthquake Resistant Design Seismic Forces modes of propagation Factors influencing
seismic vulnerability  Characteristics of earthquake Earthquake response of structures  Application of
response spectrum theory in seismic design  Concept of earthquake resistance design Codal provisions for
seismic design of structures IS 1893 and IS 4326.
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CLE405 SOIL DYNAMICS AND MACHINE FOUNDATIONS
Objectives:
1. To understand the fundamentals of soil dynamics
2. To know the behaviour of the machine foundations and its design
3. To understand the techniques of isolation
Text Book:
1. Swami Saran (1999), Soil Dynamics and Machine Foundations, Galgotia Publications Pvt Ltd.
Reference Books:
1. Srinivasulu.P. & Vaidyanathan.C. (1998), Hand book on Machine Foundations, McGraw Hill Publications.
2. S.Prakash & V.K.Puri (1997), Soil Dynamics and Design Foundation, McGraw Hill Publications.
3. I.S.Code Provisions I.S.2974, 1987 Part I to IV Practice of Design and Construction of Machine Foundations.
4. Shashi K Guhati & Manoj Datta (2005), Geotechnical Engineering, McGraw Hill Ltd.
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CLE321 STRUCTURES ON EXPANSIVE SOILS
Text Book:
1. Swami Saran (1998), Analysis and Design of sub structures, Limit State Design, Oxford & IBH Publishing Co.
Pvt Ltd.,, 66, Janpath, New Delhi 110 001.
Reference Books:
1. F.H.Chen (1995), Foundations in Expansive Soils, Elseivier Publications.
2. R.E.Peck, W.E.Hansen &T.H.Thornburn (1996), Foundation Engineering, John Wiley.
3. Varghese.P.C. (2005), Foundation Engineering, PrenticeHall India Pvt Ltd.
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CLE322 SYSTEMS APPROACH IN ENGINEERING DESIGN
Text Book:
1. Stark; R.M. & Nichlos (2002), Mathematical Foundation for design of civil Engineering systems, McGraw Hill Co.
Reference Books:
1. James C. Emers (2001), Organisational planning and concrete system Theory and Technology, Macmilan & Co.
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CLE406 TRAFFIC ENGINEERING
L T P C
Course Prerequisites: Highway Engineering (CLE 302) 2 1 0 3
Objectives:
1. To study the concepts of traffic engineering and its facilities
2. To understand the methods for efficient management of traffic in urban roads
3. To understand the design principles of pavement
Text Book:
1. Kadiyali.L.R. (2000), Traffic Engineering and Transportation Planning, Khanna Publishers.
Reference Books:
1. S.K. Sharma (1998), Principles, Practice and design of highway Engineering, S. Chand & Co Ltd, New Delhi.
2. S.K. Khanna & E.G. Justo (1998), Highway Engineering, Nemchand Brothers, Roorkee.
3. Pratab Chraborthy & Animesh Das (2004), Principles of Transportation Engineering, Tata McGraw Hill Co.
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CLE323 TRANSPORT PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT
Text Book:
1. L.R. Kadiyali (2001), Traffic Engineering and Transport planning, Khanna Publishers, New Delhi.
Reference Books:
1. Paul.H.Wright (1995), Transportation Engineering Planning & Design, John Wiley & Sons, New york.
2. John W Dickey (1995), Metropolitan Transportation Planning, Tata McGrawHill publishing company Ltd, New
Delhi.
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CLE407 TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING
Text Book:
1. Vazirani.V.N & Chandola.S.P.(2000), Transportation Engineering Vol. I & II, Khanna Publishers,
New Delhi
Reference Books:
1. Rao.G.V. (2004), Principles of Transportation and Highway Engineering, Tata McGraw Hill Co.
2. Khanna.S.K, Arora.M.G & Jain.S.S (2000), Airport Planning and Design, Nem Chand & Bros, Roorkee
3. Rangwala.S.C, Rangwala.K.S (2004), Principles of Railway Engineering, Charotar Publishing house.
4. Chakraborthy & Das (2005), Principles of Transportation Engineering, PrenticeHall of India.
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NATURAL DISASTER MITIGATION AND MANAGEMENT 3 0 0 3
Introduction Natural Disasters around the world Natural Disaster Risk Assessment Earth and its characteristics
Human Dimensions of Global environment Change Disaster mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery
comprehensive emergency management Early warning systems and Disaster Preparedness Rehabilitation,
Vulnerable Populations  Logistics and Services, Food, Nutrition and Shelter Role of UN Red cross and NGOs.
1. Kovach, Robert L. Earth's Fury (1995), An Introduction to Natural Hazards and Disasters, Englewood Cliffs,
N.J., Prentice Hall.
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ADVANCED FOUNDATION ENGINEERING 2 1 0 3
Objectives
1. To impart the students fundamental principles of shallow foundations and the theories to
compute their bearing capacity
2. To teach the students about some special types of shallow foundations like mats and
combined footings
3. To equip them with skills to compute settlements of shallow foundations
4. To teach them about pile foundations and different aspects of pile foundations
1. Gopal Ranjan and A. S. R. Rao. (1993), Basic and Applied Soil Mechanics, Wiley Eastern.
References
1. Bowles, J. E. (1982) Foundation Analysis and Design, McGraw Hill.
2. Murthy, V. N. S. (2000), Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Vol II, Saikripa Technical Consultants,
Bangalore.
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