About the Department
Structural Engineering is a core specialization in Civil Engineering. There is a growing demand for specialists in Structural Engineering. The aim of this course is to fulfill this need. Practicing engineers will find the course very useful and interesting. It will enable them to update their knowledge in the field of structural behavior and design. The curriculum has been so designed as to give exposure to the students on areas of structural analysis, design, detailing and construction. The course also includes the use of general-purpose application-oriented computer software in the field of Structural Engineering using finite element analysis and optimization techniques. The students have ample scope for placement in construction industries and educational institutions.
Vision of the Department
The vision of the Department of structural Engineering is to achieve unique identity by development of knowledge resources and highly competent Civil Engineers in various fields of structural Engineering to meet local, national, and global economic and social needs.
Carrier scope in Structural Engineering
Research Laboratories: –
There are about a dozen laboratories with various research and testing facilities all over the India. Here the faculty consists of eminent specialists from diverse fields.
- IIT Kharagpur