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Tribhuvan University

Kirtipur, Kathmandu 44618, Nepal

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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 Geology Course Structure

Students need to select their stream from the first year.

I SEMESTER

Semester I (Compulsory courses)

 

S. N.

Course

Code

Course Name

Credits

Marks

1

Geo.511

Igneous & Metamorphic

Petrogenesis and Mineralogy

4

100

2

Geo.512

Stratigraphy and Paleontology

4

100

3

Geo.513

Structural Geology and

Geology of Nepal

4

100

4

Geo.514

Sedimentology

2

50

5

Geo.515

Practical of Geo.511

2

50

6

Geo.516

Practical of Geo.512

2

50

7

Geo.517

Practical of Geo.513

2

50

8

Geo.518

Practical of Geo.514

1

25

9

Geo.519

Field Work

4

100

 

 

Total

25

625

II SEMESTER

II Semester : Applied Geology

 

S. N.

Course

Code

Course Name

Credits

Marks

1

Geo.551

Exploration Geophysics and

Geochemistry

4

100

2

Geo.552

Remote Sensing and GIS

2

50

3

Geo.553

Geology of Mineral Deposits

2

50

4

Geo.554

Hydrology and Hydrogeology

2

50

5

Geo.555

Environmental Sedimentology

2

50

6

Geo.556

Practical of Geo.551

2

50

 

Geo.557

Practical of Geo.552 and Geo.553

2

50

7

Geo.558

Practical of Geo.554 and Geo.555

2

50

 

 

Total

18

450

Semester II: Hydrogeology

S. N.

Course

Code

Course Name

Credits

Marks

1

Geo.561

Exploration Geophysics and

Geochemistry

4

100

2

Geo.562

Remote Sensing and GIS

2

50

3

Geo.563

Hydrogeochemistry

2

50

4

Geo.564

Hydrology and

Hydrogeology

2

50

5

Geo.565

Groundwater Hydrology

2

50

6

Geo.566

Practical of Geo.561

2

50

7

Geo.567

Practical of Geo.562 and

Geo.563

2

50

8

Geo.568

Practical of Geo.564 and

Geo.565

2

50

 

 

Total

18

450

Semester II: Mining Geology and Mineral Exploitation

 

S. N.

Course

Code

Course Name

Credits

Marks

1

Geo.571

Exploration Geophysics

and Geochemistry

4

100

2

Geo.572

Remote Sensing and GIS

2

50

3

Geo.573

Geology of Mineral

Deposits

2

50

4

Geo.574

Exploration Geology

2

50

5

Geo.575

Mining Geology

2

50

6

Geo.576

Practical of Geo.571

2

50

7

Geo.577

Practical of Geo.572 and

Geo.573

2

50

8

Geo.578

Practical of  Geo.574 and

Geo.575

2

50

 

 

Total

18

450

III SEMESTER

Semester III: Applied Geology

 

S.

N.

Course

Code

Course Name

Credits

Marks

1

Geo.611

Rock Slope Engineering and

Geohazard Management

2

50

2

Geo.612

Paleoclimate and Quaternary

Geology

2

50

3

Geo.613

Basin Analysis

2

50

4

Geo.614

Engineering Geology

2

50

5

Geo.615

Practical of Geo.611 and Geo.612

2

50

6

Geo.616

Practical of Geo.613 and Geo.614

2

50

7

Geo.617

Field Work

4

100

 

 

Total

16

400

 Semester III: Hydrogeology

 

S. N.

Course

Code

Course Name

Credits

Marks

1

Geo.621

Groundwater Modeling

2

50

2

Geo.622

Groundwater Basin

Investigation and Management

2

50

3

Geo.623

Hydrogeological investigation

2

50

4

Geo.624

Mountain Hydrogeology

2

50

5

Geo.625

Practical of Geo.621 and

Geo.622

2

50

6

Geo.626

Practical of Geo.623 and

Geo.624

2

50

8

Geo.628

Field work

4

100

 

 

Total

16

400

 Semester III: Mining Geology and Mineral Exploitation

 

S. N.

Course

Code

Course Name

Credits

Marks

1

Geo.631

Rock Engineering

2

50

2

Geo.632

Mine Surveying and Mine

Development

2

50

3

Geo.633

Drilling and Blasting

2

50

4

Geo.634

Mining Methods, Mining

Machinery and Transportation

2

50

5

Geo.635

Practical of Geo.631

2

50

6

Geo.636

Practical of Geo.632

2

50

8

Geo.638

Field Work

4

100

 

 

Total

16

400

 

IV SEMESTER

Semester IV: Applied Geology

 

S. N.

Course

Code

Course Name

Credits

Marks

1

Geo.651

Techniques of Structural Analysis

2

50

2

Geo.652

Applied Geomorphology and

Neotectonics

2

50

3

Geo.653

Global Tectonics and Seismology

2

50

4

Geo.654

Practical of Geo.651 and Geo.652

1

25

5

Geo.655

Dissertation

4

100

 

 

Total

11

275

Semester IV: Hydrogeology

S. N.

Course

Code

Course Name

Credits

Marks

1

Geo.661

Climate Change and

Groundwater

2

50

2

Geo.662

Groundwater Exploitation

2

50

3

Geo.663

Groundwater Resources and

Water Laws of Nepal

2

50

4

Geo.664

Practical of Geo.661 and

Geo.662

1

25

5

Geo.665

Dissertation

4

100

 

 

Total

11

275 

Semester IV: Mining Geology and Mineral Exploitation

 

S.

N.

Course

Code

Course Name

Credits

Marks

1

Geo.671

Mine Design, Planning and

Management

2

50

2

Geo.672

Mineral Economics

2

50

3

Geo.673

Mine Environment and Safety

Engineering

2

50

4

Geo.674

Practical of Geo.671

1

25

5

Geo.675

Dissertation

4

100

 

 

Total

11

275