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1. Classes of MSc Geology and MSc Engineering Geology will be resumed from Oct 22 after the Dashain and Tihar holiday.

2. Classes of 2nd semester and 4th semester of both MSc Geology and MSc Engineering Geology is going to start from 27, Bhadra 2074 (2017/09/12).

3. Practical exam of MSc Geology (II and IV Sem) and MSc Engineering Geology (II Sem)

 

 

MSc in Engineering Geology: Course Structure

 The four semesters of master’s degree program in Engineering Geology cover the following core study areas and appendant modules:

SEMESTER I

COURSE CODE

                             COURSE TITLE

CREDITS

MARKS

(1 Cr. 25 MARKS)

EGE 511

Petrology and Sedimentology

2

50

EGE 512

Structural Geology and Applied Geomorphology

2

50

EGE 513

Geology of the Himalaya

2

50

EGE 514

Solid Mechanics

3

75

EGE 515

Fundamentals of Engineering Drawings

2

50

EGE 516

Applied Mathematics and Statistics 

3

75

EGE 517

Practical I:  Petrology and Sedimentology

25

EGE 518

Practical II: Fundamentals of Engineering Drawings

1

25

EGE 519

Practical III: Structural Geology 

1

25

EGE 520

Field work (9 days)

1

25

 

Total:- 14 Theory + 3 Practical + 1 Field work

18

450

 SEMESTER II

COURSE CODE

                             COURSE TITLE

CREDITS

MARKS

(1 Cr. 25 MARKS)

EGE 551

Soil Mechanics

3

75

EGE 552

Rock Mechanics

3

75

EGE 553

Applied  Geophysics  

2

50

EGE 554

Engineering Hydrology and Hydrogeology

2

50

EGE 555

Site investigation and Foundation Engineering

2

50

EGE 556

Exploration Drilling and Blasting

2

50

EGE 557

Practical I: Rock Mechanics

1

25

EGE 558

Practical II:  Soil Mechanics

1

25

EGE 559

Practical III:   Applied  Geophysics

1

25

EGE 560

Practical IV: Engineering Hydrology and Hydrogeology

1

25

EGE 561

Field Works (15 days)

2

50

 

Total:- 16 Theory + 4 Practical + 2 Field work

20

500

SEMESTER III

COURSE CODE

                             COURSE TITLE

CREDITS

MARKS

(1 Cr. 25 MARKS)

EGE 611

  Slope Stability Analysis

2

50

EGE 612

Landslide Engineering

2

50

EGE 613

Tunnelling and  Underground Excavation

2

50

EGE 614

Construction Material Engineering

2

50

EGE 615

Remote Sensing and GIS

2

50

EGE 616

Hydropower Engineering

2

50

EGE 617

Numerical Modelling and Computer Applications

2

50

EGE 618

Practical I: Numerical Modelling and Computer Applications

1

25

EGE 619

Practical II: Construction Material Engineering

1

25

EGE 620

Practical III: Remote Sensing and GIS

1

25

EGE 621

Practical IV: Landslide and Slope Stability

1

25

EGE 622

Field works  (15  days)

2

50

 

Total:- 14 Theory + 4 Practical + 2 Field work

20

500

SEMESTER IV

 

COURSE CODE

                            

COURSE TITLE

 

CREDITS

MARKS

(1 Cr. 25 MARKS)

EGE 651

Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering

2

50

EGE 652

Project Management

2

50

EGE 653

Practical I: Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering

1

25

EGE 654

Seminar

1

25

EGE 655

Dissertation

4

100

Elective (Any One)

EGE 661

Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management

 

 

2

50

EGE 662

Landfill Engineering and Solid Waste Management

50

EGE 663

Engineering Project Monitoring and Environmental Impact Assessment

50

 

Total:-  4 Theory + 1  Seminar + 1  Practical + 4  Thesis

10

250

Full Credit: 70 and Full Mark: 1750