M. Tech in Civil Engineering – Construction Management


About Programme:

M. Tech in Civil Engineering with specialisation in Construction Management is a two years post-graduate programme. This programme aimed at shaping the student’s managerial, technical and non-technical skills in the field of Civil Engineering. The programme is well organized and deals with the designing, planning, construction and management of different infrastructures. During this programme students can acquire knowledge of advanced learning in Project Management, Resource Management, Risk Management, Construction Optimisation Techniques, Procurement Management and other functional areas of management. The practical lab sessions require students to apply theoretical knowledge to realise their value through implementation. For this students have access to various well-established laboratories like project management lab, construction material lab, and quality practice, etc. Also, students have exposure to advanced software’s in design and Project Management Software. Students can also gain practical experience in real-world infrastructure projects.

India is a developing country with a massive requirement of trained and skilled Construction Management professionals. Our country aimed to develop its infrastructure likely upcoming projects of 100 Smart cities and housing. Hence, the post-graduate programme in Construction Management is a pool of opportunities for the students graduating from this programme.

The M.Tech. Programme in Civil Engineering – Construction Management is approved by AICTE and affiliated to D Y Patil University Pune.

Programme Objectives:

  • Graduates through this course will be able to achieve their goals to become successful professionals in the field of civil works.
  • Excellence in knowledge will help to improve their leadership qualities and to pursue advanced study and research in engineering with help of the state of the art infrastructure and software facilities provided at the campus.
  • Graduates will achieve a sense of completeness in their professional and personal development.

Programme Structure:

  • Engineering Science courses
  • Professional Core Courses.
  • Professional Elective courses relevant to chosen specialization/branch.
  • Open subjects – Electives from other technical and /or emerging subjects.
  • Mini Project/Seminar
  • Project work in industry or professional /Research organization
  • Mandatory Audit Courses

Programme Specialization/Track Offered:

  • Construction Management Engineering

Programme Delivery:

  • Classroom Learning: Theoretical lectures, interactive session, audio / video, digital classrooms.
  • Continuous Evaluation and assessment: Internal 60% and External 40% for each subject
  • Group based learning: Group Assignments & Presentations to learn collaborative skills
  • Technical workshops
  • Industry-Academia Guest lecture, Seminars & Conferences
  • Webinars for National and Global Exposure
  • Live projects, group projects, winter projects and summer internship
  • Field visits

Certifications* :

  • The certification programmes shall be organized at various schools/ departments as per the branches or programmes, required for Technical and Professional Managerial skills with leading and reputed Industry, Professionals and Certifying organizations.
  • Students can also pursue courses on online platforms such as as a massive open online course (MOOCs*), Coursera*, National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL*) etc.

Credits :

Total Credits: 90

Intake: 24 Students


Maharashtra State Candidate & All India Candidates

  1. The Candidate should be an Indian National.
  2. Passed Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field of Engineering and Technology from All India Council for Technical Education or Central or State Government approved institutions or equivalent, with at least 50% marks (at least 45 % in case of Backward class categories and Person with Disability candidates belonging to Maharashtra State only).
  3. Passed bachelor’s degree in the relevant course of Engineering and Technology as specified in the eligibility criteria for admission to a Post Graduate Degree course of the concerned University for which admission is being sought.
  4. Obtained Non-Zero positive score in Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE-2021) conducted by Indian Institute of Technology OR PERA-CET 2021 conducted by Preeminent Education and Research Association(PERA).
  5. For sponsored candidate, minimum two years of full timework experience in a registered firm / company/ industry/educational and/or research institute / any Government Department or Government Autonomous Organization in the relevant field in which admission is sought.

*Eligibility Criteria rules as stated by AICTE and UGC will be applicable from time to time.

For International Students

  • Students applying through PIO(Person of Indian Origin)/FN (Foreign National)/ OCI (Overseas Citizenship of India) are requested to write a mail to admissions@dypatiluniversitypune.edu.in or contact Admission Office on 8448444230.
  • Selection Process:

    All Eligible students willing to apply should submit their academic credentials and entrance test score. Based on above, a merit list will be prepared

    Industry collaborations:



    Dr. Rajesh Kherde

    Dr. Sumant Kulkarni

    Dr. Ajit Patil

    Er. Upendra Saharkar

    Er. Hemant Salunkhe

    Er. Hemanshu Ahire

    Industry Experts:

    Dr. Mukesh Patil

    Ramrao Adik Institute of Technology Nerul Navi Mumbai

    Dr. Daulappa Bhalke

    AISSM’S College of Engineering Pune

    Er. Nikhil Bhaskaran

    Shunya IoT–AI Research Centre Pune.

    Dr. Sanjeev Wagh

    Government College of Engineering Karad

    Er. Tushar Kute

    MITU Skillologies Pune

    Dr. Rajesh Kulkarni

    Smt Indira Gandhi College of Engineering Mumbai

    Dr. Emmanuel M.

    PICT Pune

    Er. Sunil Giri
    Senior Software Developer

    FireEye Inc.

    Er. Nimish Sonar
    Project Lead


    Dr. Ajit Bhosale
    Associate Professor

    Cummins College of Engineering

    Dr. Atul Kulkarni
    Associate Professor

    Vishwakarma Institute of Information Technology Pune

    Dr. Avinash Waghmare
    Associate Professor

    AISSM’S College of Engineering Pune

    Mr. Mukesh Chaudhari
    Senior Manager

    Siemens Ltd

    Mrs. Prachi Kale
    Assistant Manager

    Vidyaprathistan s Kamalnayan Bajaj Institute Engineering & Technology Baramati

    Mr. Prakash Shinde
    Divisional Manager

    Kirloskar Brothers Ltd Pune

    Dr. Philip Jose
    Vice President, R&D Electrical and Electr

    Bajaj Auto Ltd.

    Mr. Udayan Pathak
    Deputy General Manager – Engineering Quality ERC

    Tata Motors Limited Pune

    Dr. Rahul Agrawal
    Associate Professor

    Sandip University

    Mr. Ashwin Limaye
    Structural Engineer

    Tower Engineering Professionals Inc. TEP

    Dr. Uttam Awari

    AISSM’S College of Engineering Pune

    Dr. Sunil Thakare

    Anantrao Pawar College of Engineering and Research Pune

    Co-Curricular Activities:

    Current Academic Year

    Academic Calendar

    M. Tech Academic Calendar 2020-21
    Academic Activities First Term Second Term
    Commencement of Teaching 16/07/2020 4/1/2021
    Class Test-I 28/8/2020 To 01/09/2020 01/02/2021 To 03/02/2021
    Class Test-II 13/10/ 2020 To 16/10/2020 17/02/2021 To 20/02/2021
    Mid Semester Examination 26/10/2020 To 31/10/2020 08/03/2021 To 10/03/2021
    Conclusion of Term 21/11/2020 16/4/2021
    University Practical Exam. / Oral 25/11/2020 To 03/12/2020 21/04/2021 To 24/04 2021
    End Semester Examination 07/12/2020 To 17/12/2020 03/05/2021 To 12/05/2021
    Winter Vacation : 18/12/2020 To 02/01/2021
    Summer Vacation -13/05/2021 To 30/05 2021

    *The school/college has all the rights to revise the academic calendar at any time

    Programme Structure:

    • Engineering Science courses
    • Professional Core Courses.
    • Professional Elective courses relevant to chosenspecialization/branch.
    • Open subjects – Electives from other technical and /or emerging subjects.
    • Mini Project/Seminar
    • Project work in industry or professional /Research organization
    • Mandatory Audit Courses

    Disclaimer: * University has right to make the changes in programme structure / subject basket/ assessment / evaluation.

    Subject Basket:



    Board Of Studies:

    Dr. Shrikant Charhate

    Amity University, Mumbai

    Dr. Milinda Mahajan

    Design & Research, Ashoka Structural Consultants Pune

    Dr. Hemant Dhonde

    Research & Development, Ashoka Structural Consultants Pune

    Dr. S. Hariharan

    General Manager
    Tata Projects Mumbai

    Dr. Mahadev Randive

    College of Engineering, Pune

    Dr. Smita Patil

    Associate Professor
    NICMAR, Pune

    Admission Handbook


    Greetings of the day. My name is Jayesh Agrawal, second year post graduate student of Civil Department in D. Y Patil Institute of Engineering and Technology, Ambi- Talegaon. Two years of post-graduation from this college have shaped the personality and success I have today. Encouragement by Honorable Principal Sir, faculties played a vital role in academic life which had far reaching positive effects that is continuing with the me. Theoretical knowledge is coupled with practical experiences of esteemed faculty members. The college also conducted many onsite traning initiatives that trained in soft skills, which help me in my confidence. I have worked as student coordinator from ME in CESA (Departmental Board ). Concluding, I would like to state that a college like ours having such beautiful view and such a amazing sporting facility that has enabled me to utilise my cricketing skills. The college has Clear Vision and Mission, esteemed faculties, enables for a healthy growth environment for students and assists them in reaching their true potential.I have always recommended our college to all my relatives and friends to excel in their academics.

    Mr. Jayesh Agrawal - Software Engineer, S.Y.M.E Civil

    I strongly believe that D.Y. Patil INSTI. OF ENGG. & TECH., AMBI is one of the best colleges in Savitribai Phule Pune University. Now I am pursuing M.E. F.Y. in Construction Management and it is the amazing years of my life. We are blessed with the best professors who guided us throughout. Our Institute also provided study material which proved very beneficial for us. The best part is the time of festivals. “Milan, EDM Night etc.” is a great platform to showcase our skills. Organizing TECHNIKALA events and making them successful is the biggest event in our academic life. These organizing events in college will inspire me to do the same in future too and definitely will receive an award for it. All the credit goes to D.Y. Patil INSTI. OF ENGG. & TECH., AMBI for giving me this opportunity of utilizing my skills and realizing my potential. Cultural festivals brought us close to our real Indian culture also boosted my confidence to a great extent which I can experience at my academic life. Participating and organizing events of festivals and sports giving me a different enjoyable experience. These One year have given me friends for life. It has been an unforgettable journey. I am spending my wonderful days of life in D.Y. Patil INSTI. OF ENGG. & TECH., AMBI.

    Mr. Dilip Chavankhe - ,

    I Poonam a Post Graduate Student Pursuing my Masters in Engineering in Specialization Construction and management (Civil Engineering). I would deccribe the "D.Y Patil Institute of Engineering and Technology " As Exciting and Dynamic and the best of of being a student here is the number of opportunities that are available here.The best thing about having a degree here is the freedom to think of ideas and test it's practical application. I feel extremely lucky to be in an environment that allows me to conduct Research on what interest me the most.The Professor here make the college what it is today with an attitude of being ever ready to help by not only delivering classroom teaching but also providing the students with real-time case studies and hands on Industry Experience with feild project works. They are the pillars of learning gained from the esteemed college and this is the treasure for life. To any new student coming to this college, I would say this :" Throw yourself at every opportunity that comes your way. If it gets too much, you can always scale back, but those opportunities can make a difference b/w what you want and having to settle for second best".



    PG Research Laboratory

    A well-equipped computer lab with advanced facilities is established for the benefit of the Civil Engineering students. At Computer laboratory, students get professional training on 2D & 3D drafting of Civil Engineering drawings using the latest version of drafting software. Students learn computer aided design layout. Students also gain the knowledge of design and drafting needed for Civil Engineering discipline. Training for the students can be conducted.