"The course curriculum at Alliance College of Engineering and Design has been built on a strong foundation of achieving technological development that places a high emphasis on the design aspect of engineering which will distinguish me from other engineering graduates."

B. Tech. 2012-16

B. Tech. in Civil Engineering

The field of civil engineering, which is based on the principles of science, mathematics and computational tools, enhances the quality of life of society at large by furthering advancements in civil engineering infrastructure.
The B. Tech. degree course in Civil Engineering at the Alliance College of Engineering and Design, imparts strong theoretical foundations to graduate students and combines practical learning in various areas such as surveying, construction engineering, geotechnical engineering, structural engineering, transportation engineering and town planning. The course is interdisciplinary and covers a wide spectrum of electives that are aimed at an in-depth understanding among graduates of atmospheric science, computational fluid mechanics, soil mechanics, geographical information systems and remote sensing.

Course Structure

Semester I/II

Physics Cycle

  • Engineering Mathematics I/II
  • Basics of Mechanical Engineering
  • Foundations of Computing
  • Engineering Physics
  • Basics of Civil Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Foundations of Computing Laboratory
  • Engineering Physics Laboratory
  • Basic Engineering Workshop

Semester I/II

Chemistry Cycle

  • Engineering Mathematics I/II
  • Engineering Graphics
  • Basics of Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Chemistry
  • Basics of Electronics Engineering
  • Technical English
  • Engineering Chemistry Laboratory
  • Electrical and Electronics Laboratory

Semester III

  • Engineering Mathematics III
  • Engineering Geology
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Building Technology I
  • Surveying I
  • Civil Engineering Materials Laboratory
  • Surveying Practice I
  • Design Engineering – I

Semester IV

  • Engineering Mathematics IV
  • Building Technology II
  • Strength of Materials
  • Surveying II
  • Hydrology and Irrigation Engineering
  • Open Channel Hydraulics and Hydraulic Machines
  • Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines Laboratory
  • Surveying Practice II
  • Design Engineering – II

Semester V

  • Ground Water Hydrology
  • Structural Analysis I
  • Transportation Engineering I
  • Geotechnical Engineering I
  • Structural Design I
  • Elective I
  • Civil Engineering Drawing I
  • Material Testing Laboratory
  • Design Engineering – III

Semester VI

  • Environmental Engineering I
  • Structural Analysis II
  • Structural Design II
  • Geotechnical Engineering II
  • Transportation Engineering II
  • Elective II
  • Civil Engineering Drawing II
  • Geotechnical Engineering Laboratory
  • Design Engineering – IV

Semester VII

  • Environmental Engineering II
  • Design of Steel Structures
  • Estimation and Costing
  • Elective III
  • Design of Prestressed Concrete
  • Construction and Project Management
  • Computer Aided Design Laboratory
  • Environmental Engineering Laboratory
  • Minor Elective

Semester VIII

  • Elective IV
  • Elective V
  • Elective VI
  • Project Work and Viva Voce
  • Minor Elective


  • Ecology and Environmental Chemistry
  • Surface Hydrology and Water Power
  • Architecture and Town Planning
  • Alternative Building Materials and Technologies
  • Ground Improvement Techniques
  • Remote Sensing and GIS
  • Advanced Structural Design I
  • Advanced Geotechnical Engineering I
  • Highway Pavement Design
  • Experimental Stress Analysis
  • Structural Dynamics and Seismic Design
  • Environmental Pollution Control Engineering
  • Advanced Structural Design II
  • Advanced Geotechnical Engineering II
  • Soil Exploration, Testing and Evaluation
  • Design of Earthquake Resistant Structures
  • Urban Transportation Planning
  • Coastal Engineering and Marine Structures
  • Matrix Method of Structural Analysis
  • Industrial Structures
  • Advanced Construction Engineering and Management
  • Maintenance and Repair of Buildings
  • Finite Element Methods
  • Quality Management System in Civil Engineering
  • Industrial Waste Water Treatment
  • Advanced Prestressed Concrete

Minor Electives

Business Administration

  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Entrepreneurship Management
  • Operations Research
  • Fundamentals of Accounting
  • Financial Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Managerial Economics
  • Quality Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Principles and Practices of Management

Computer Science and Engineering

  • Algorithms
  • Object Oriented Technology
  • Databases
  • Client-Server Technology
  • Java Technology

Note: An elective subject is offered in the B. Tech. in Civil Engineering course only if a minimum number of students enroll in it.