M. Tech in Construction Management
Program Overview

The M.Tech in Civil Engineering with a focus on Construction Management at D Y Patil University Pune equips students with a blend of technical and managerial expertise necessary for the dynamic field of construction. In this AICTE-approved, two-year program, students engage with advanced concepts in project, resource, and risk management, alongside construction optimization and procurement. Practical applications are emphasized through well-furnished labs and software for design and project management. This program not only enhances technical acumen but also prepares graduates for the booming infrastructure sector in India, especially with the upcoming projects like 100 Smart Cities, making them highly sought after in the construction management domain.

  • Duration: 2 years
  • Intake: 12
Fee Structure

Annual Fee: ₹1,35,000/- per year
Application Fee: INR 1000/-

Eligibility Criteria

    Maharashtra State Candidates & All India Candidates

  • The candidate should be an Indian National.
  • They must have passed a Bachelor’s Degree in the relevant field of Engineering and Technology from institutions approved by the All India Council for Technical Education, Central or State Governments, or their equivalents, with at least 50% marks (at least 45% for Backward class categories and Person with Disability candidates belonging to Maharashtra State only).
  • They should have also passed a 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.
  • Additionally, they must have obtained a Non-Zero positive score in the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) conducted by the Indian Institute of Technology OR PERA-CET conducted by the Preeminent Education and Research Association (PERA).
  • OR
  • For sponsored candidates, a minimum of two years of full-time work experience in a registered firm/company/industry/educational or research institute/Government Department or Government Autonomous Organization in the relevant field in which admission is sought is required. *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 send an email to [email protected] or contact the Admission Office at 8448444230.
Program Highlights
Career Prospects:

The M.Tech in Construction Management from D Y Patil University Pune opens doors to high-demand roles in the construction sector. Graduates are equipped to lead complex projects, streamline operations, and implement cutting-edge project management techniques. Amidst India’s rapid infrastructure expansion, such as the Smart Cities initiative, this degree offers a pathway to leadership roles in construction, project management, and urban development, fulfilling the industry's need for skilled professionals to oversee substantial construction ventures.

Career Paths:
  • Construction Project Manager:

    Oversee the planning, coordination, and execution of construction projects from start to finish. Responsibilities include budgeting, scheduling, and liaising with multiple stakeholders to ensure projects are completed on time and within cost constraints.

  • Site Engineer:

    Act as the technical point of contact on construction sites, managing part of the construction project, solving technical issues, providing advice, and managing and preparing reports.

  • Quantity Surveyor:

    Focus on the financial and contractual aspects of construction projects. They assess the costs involved, manage budgets, and help to ensure that the project is cost-effective.

  • Structural Engineer:

    Specialize in designing and assessing major projects, ensuring the structural integrity of the construction work, and focusing on creating structures that withstand the stresses and pressures imposed by use and environmental conditions.

  • Sustainability Consultant:

    Advise on sustainable construction methods and technologies, ensuring projects meet environmental standards and contribute to energy efficiency and sustainability goals.

  • Procurement Manager:

    Manage the purchasing of goods and services for construction projects, negotiating contracts, and ensuring the timely supply of materials.

  • Health and Safety Manager:

    Ensure health and safety regulations are followed on construction sites, developing policies, and overseeing practices that protect the wellbeing of workers and the environment.

  • Probability and Data Analysis in Construction Management
  • Construction Technology
  • TQM & MIS in Construction Engineering
  • Research Methodology and IPR
  • Program Elective-I
  • Audit Course-I
  • Operation Research
  • Construction Contracts, Valuation and Administration Management
  • Project Economics and Financial Management
  • Program Elective-II
  • Seminar-I
  • Audit Course-II
  • Application of Modern Optimization Techniques in Civil Engineering
  • Open Elective
  • Program Elective-III
  • Seminar-II
  • Dissertation Stage-I
  • Dissertation Phase-II
  • Sustainable Construction Materials
  • Construction Safety
  • Economics & Finance for Engineers
  • Disaster Management

Elective II:

  • Building Services and Maintenance
  • Green Building Design and Construction
  • Material Management
  • Human Resource Development

Elective III:

  • Advanced Construction Technology
  • Infrastructure Development
  • Risk Analysis & Mitigation Practice
  • Construction Equipment Management
  • Construction Project Audit
  • Application of Geographic Information System
  • Building Science and Acoustic Technology
  • Cost Management of Engineering Projects
  • Business Analytics