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


  1. 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 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) conducted by Indian Institute of Technology.

  5. For sponsored candidate, minimum two years of full time work 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.

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.


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

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.