The M.Tech in Construction Technology program was started in the year 2010, with an intake of 18 students. This inter-disciplinary programme is designed to suit the needs of students from India and other countries in the Afro-Asian region for undertaking professional responsibilities, demanding high proficiency in skills of application of latest technology, human resource management, project finance, business management, contracts management, project evaluation and appraisal, asset management, infrastructure management, financing, design, construction and operation and maintenance, with an objective to improve the economic, environmental and social sustainability of the infrastructure systems along with soft skills like MS Project, Primavera, BIMs etc. This programme provide opportunity to combine theory with practical experience and research work. The electives offered in the Programme allow engineers from different disciplines to select specialised project management subjects to enhance their subject knowledge in tune with careers of their choice. The curriculum has been reviewed from time to time to incorporate the latest advancements in Construction, Real Estate, Infrastructure, management skills and soft skills to build a strong competence in the diversified area. This programme also very much helpful for the graduates who wants to run family owned companies or to start their own business, companies or consultancy.
This programme provides opportunities for students to carryout internship, projects, research and skill development etc., anywhere in the globe of their choice. Experts and industries from both national and international levels like Geosmart International Pte.Ltd, Singapore, M/s Srishti Ventures and M/s Accretgeo etc., will provide teaching, training and placement assistance.
To uphold the Department as a leader in community development through innovation and excellence in diverse areas of Civil Engineering to meet the global challenges and market demandsMISSION
The department is actively involved in consultancy of Civil Engineering structures. The major areas are structural design, determination of SBC, Mix design, third party inspection of different Civil Engineering structures etc. Students are actively participating in the design and analysis of structures.
MOU with following firms
Internship opportunities with following firms
Funded Projects - Key areas of Research
Funding under Nitte DU
|Title of the project
|Name of the Student
|Name of the guide
|Development of Alkali-activated biochar concrete for pavement Applications
|Mr. Dmello Christofer Thomas Jerome
|Dr. Shriram P Marathe
|Title of the project
|Development of bio concrete specimens and its strength characteristics
|Dr. I R Mithanthaya
|Aqua-Hydroponic integrated with interlocking clay brick building for vegetation cultivation
|Dr. Bhojaraja B. E.
|Performance evaluation of bacterial concrete subjected to reinforcement corrosion with machine learning approaches to investigate self-healing capabilities.
|Dr. Ranjith A
|Structural health monitoring and seismic induced soil-structure interaction studies using manual shake table
|Dr. Shaik Kabeer Ahmed
|SPerformance studies on eco-friendly alkali activated fibre-reinforced nano-concretes using industry waste materials
|Flexural properties of self-compacting concrete – RC beam made with recycled aggregate and foundry sand
|Mr. Manjunatha M
Various government, semi government/, private industries including Steel, Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, Power, Construction, Shipbuilding, Aircraft Manufacturing etc. need these professionals for their projects. Steel, Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, Power, Construction, Shipbuilding, Aircraft Manufacturing etc. need these professionals for their projects. Our students are working in various Government sectors like PWD, PRED etc., Private industries and MNCs like DesbuildKriscooper PMC PVT ltd, SOBHA Developers, CDD Society, NCCL, Madikeri Constructions PVT LTD, Exotic Innovations PVT LTD, WSP Consultant India PVT, Ltd, many more.