The course focuses on the planning, execution and management of construction projects. The work of the construction manager mainly comprises the following:

  • Pre-tender planning and programming of projects to determine the optimal use of resources
  • Post-tender refining and monitoring of construction programmes to ensure the smooth running and the completion of contracts on time
  • Quality control of labour and materials used in buildings
  • Controlling and managing sub-contractors, suppliers and the like 
  • Co-ordinating the handing over of the completed projects 

The ideal construction manager is a practical problem-solver and a self-motivated achiever who enjoys getting things right the first time. Applicants should be goal-orientated, enjoy working in a robust and predominantly outdoor environment, and have the ability to communicate with and motivate people at all levels.

Good human relations, as well as the ability to think logically and report on situations in an orderly manner, are important as the construction manager needs to develop a close working relationship with the architect, client, engineer and other members of the professional team. 

 Urban planning & architecture deals with basic concepts in architecture and town planning. Urban planning is considered an interdisciplinary field that includes social, engineering and design sciences. Urban planning is closely related to the field of urban design and some urban planners provide designs for streets, parks, buildings and other urban areas. This subject helps to develop awareness of creative principles and styles of architecture. To develop a basic knowledge in urban development and planning and To develop awareness  of the sustainability dimensions of architecture and urban development 

The subject is an extension of the the seventh semester subject 'Design of Steel Structures'. In this paper one will have to deal with the structural analysis and design of special structures such as water tanks, trusses, chimney and plate girders. From this subject one will get a clear idea of how to analyze a complex structure and to give its structural detailing.


This course help to get concepts and ideas in quantity surveying with respect to the estimation of any construction and to understand the basis of valuation of any building or construction and to develop skill in preparing detailed estimate using Data book and Schedule of rates.

Industrial wastewater management describes the mechanisms and processes used to treat waste water from different industrial sources and its treatment. the course also describes about the waste minimization techniques their effectiveness and process modification. 

Course Objective: To impart knowledge on sources and characteristics of various industrial wastes and strategies for its treatment