Geotechnical engineering is the branch of civil engineering and it's deal with the engineering behavior of subsurface or earth materials. It is takes place on all levels: in the public sector from municipal through to federal levels, and in the private sector from individual homeowners through to international companies.
Core Subjects: - The core subjects of Geotechnical Engineering are:
Values & Ethics in Profession
Basic Environmental Engineering & Elementary Biology
Building Material & Construction
Building Design & Drawing
Communication skill & Report writing Numerical Methods
Surveying Practice -
Soil Mechanics Lab
After a graduate degree, you can also pursue post graduation and doctoral level programs in this branch.
Geotechnical engineers can seek employment in various sectors such as government departments, private and public sector industries and research institutions.
Some job profiles: -
Professor and Teachers
Ajay Kadam Association
Balaji Railroad Systems Ltd.
Dr. Kelkar Consultants Pvt. Ltd.
Expert Technology – Chennai
Gammon India Ltd.
Hiranandani Construction Pvt.Ltd.
IVRCL Infrastructure & Projects Ltd.
Macro Marvel Infrastructure Corporation Ltd.
Nircon Engineering Consultants.