Academics

Department of Architectural Engineering & Design

graduate program

Offered Programs:

Graduate Program

The Department of Architectural Engineering and Design offers a 5 year degree programme at bachelor level with the title “Building and Architectural Engineering”. The degree programme comprises of courses from a wide range of engineering disciplines and architecture. Keeping in view the diversified interests of the graduates in BAE the department is now offering the following two programmes at Master Level:

  1. M.Sc. in Building Engineering
  2. M.Sc. in Integrated Building Design

OUTLINE OF COURSES OF STUDY FOR

M.Sc. BUILDING ENGINEERING
The candidate has to study eight subjects; four from the compulsory and four from the elective group in addition to successful completion of thesis.

Group A: Compulsory Courses

Course. No.

Subjects

Examination Marks

Theory

Practical

Paper

Sessional

Viva Voce

AE-651

Advanced Concrete Technology

100

60

40

AE-652

Advanced Reinforced Concrete Structures

100

60

40

AE-653

Finite Element Methods in Engineering

100

60

40

AE-654

Earthquake Engineering

100

60

40

Group B: Elective Courses
AED-603

Earthquake Resistant Building Structures

100

60

40

AED-609

Building Safety

100

60

40

AED-610

Building Structures and Aesthetics

100

60

40

AED-661

Forensic Engineering

100

60

40

AED-662

Advanced Steel Structures

100

60

40

AED-663

HVAC Systems

100

60

40

AED-664

Lighting and Illumination in Buildings

100

60

40

AED-665

Project Performance Management

100

60

40

AED-666

Legal and Contractual Risk Management

100

60

40

AED-667

Information Technology in Construction

100

60

40

AED-668

Integrated Project Planning and Control

100

60

40

Courses from Civil Engineering: Prestressed Concrete & Foundation Engineering

AED-698

Selected topics in AE.

100

60

40

THESIS:           AE-699: Thesis (Compulsory)

OUTLINE OF COURSES OF STUDY FOR

M.Sc. INTEGRATED BUILDING DESIGN
The candidate has to study eight subjects; four from the compulsory and four from the elective group in addition to successful completion of thesis.

Group A: Compulsory Courses

Course. No.

Subjects

Examination Marks

Theory

Practical

Paper

Sessional

Viva Voce

AED-601

Building systems integration

100

60

40

AED-602

Responsive design & built environment

100

60

40

AED-603

Earthquake Resistant Building Structures

100

60

40

AED-604

Sustainable building design

100

60

40

Group B: Elective Courses

AED-605

Building Performance Simulation

100

60

40

AED-606

Virtual Reality and Architectural design

100

60

40

AED-607

Residential Building Design and Construction

100

60

40

AED-608

Virtual Reality and Construction Management

100

60

40

AED-609

Building Safety

100

60

40

AED-610

Building Structures and Aesthetics

100

60

40

AED-611

Building Information Modelling for Integrated Design

100

60

40

AED-663

HVAC Systems

100

60

40

AED-664

Lighting and Illumination in Buildings

100

60

40

AED-665

Project Performance Management

100

60

40

THESIS: AED 699 Thesis (Compulsory)