24 months
4000 USD/year
2000 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Civil Engineering program at IIT Gandhinagar focuses on a multifaceted growth of students and is designed to equip them not only with the core theoretical and practical fundamentals of the discipline, but also evolve them into confident individuals, ready to make an impact on whatsoever profession (industrial work, research, entrepreneurship) they choose to pursue. 


About the Civil Engineering program

Currently, the department offers B. Tech, M.Tech. and Ph.D. degrees at IIT Gandhinagar with specializations in Structural Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, and Water Resources.

The students are offered a mixed blend of top-class theoretical, experimental, and design courses, such as Advanced Soil Mechanics, Finite Element Method, Continuum Mechanics, Remote Sensing of Land & Water Resources, Advanced Structural Analysis, Structural Dynamics, Stability and Control, Advanced Foundation Design, Mitigation of Design & Construction Challenges, and Structural Engineering in Practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Structural and Geotechnical Aspects of Earthquake Engineering
  • Passive Structural Control
  • Health Monitoring
  • Dynamics of Soils and Structures
  • Uncertainty Quantification
  • Computational Mechanics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




80 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum of 55% marks / 5.5 (on a 10 point scale) in B.E. /B.Tech./M.Sc. or equivalent in appropriate branches (50% marks for SC /ST).
  • Candidates who have a valid GATE score (at the time of interview/written test) are eligible to apply for M.Tech. GATE is not required for application to M.Tech. on a part-time basis or for the PGDIIT programme.
  • Candidates applying for the regular M.Tech. programme and who are sponsored by their employers do not require GATE score and can be considered as sponsored candidates provided (a) candidate has been in service for more than 2 years (b) employer grants 2 years of study leave and (c) employer undertakes to financially support the candidate for the entire duration of 2 years.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2000 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    2000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1000 USD per semester during 24 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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