Contact us

Central Department of Geology

Tribhuvan University

Kirtipur, Kathmandu 44618, Nepal

Phone: +977-1-4332449

Email: info@tugeology.edu.np 

Who's Online

We have 12 guests and no members online

Notice Board

1.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