Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Marine Engineering)

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Course Structure

The course is designed to provide skills and knowledge in designing, developing and maintaining the shipping parts and shipping vessels so as to make students successful engineers with a shinning career.

The course delivery methods include lectures, Lab work, practical training, assignments, workshops etc.

During the course of this program, students are encouraged to research on a project and this usually happens in the last two semesters. This research project forms an integral part of their final evaluation leading to the M.Tech degree.

In the final assessment, the students are graded on Theory paper, Term work (tests, assignments), Training and Research Project.


The course contains of both core and elective courses. The syllabus might vary from institution to institution. However, the common topics covered in the course are as follows:


Name of course Topics Description
Advanced Engineering Mathematics Matrices and linear systems of equations Numerical differentiation and Integration Numerical solution of ordinary differential equations Numerical solution of partial differential equations This course is to help students apply mathematical tools in dealing with real time problems in Shipbuilding.
Principles of Material handling devices  Principles of Material Handling Theory and construction of the various parts of Mechanical Handling devices Design of simple mechanical handling devices, viz., screw jacks, pulley blocks, winches, Hoists and capstans, wind lasses.  This course would help students apply laws, concept and methodologies of material handling devices.
Advanced Solid Mechanics Three dimensional stress and strain Shear Centre: Shear Centre for sections having one axis of symmetry Unsymmetrical bending Torsion Beams on elastic foundation Buckling of columns, beams and shafts. Elementary treatment of flat plates A brief introduction to the Mathematical theory of Elasticity This course imparts knowledge on fundamentals of advanced solid mechanics
Marine Engineering Marine Diesel Engines Marine Nuclear power installation Marine Turbines Marine gas turbines Marine Refrigeration Marine Air‐conditioning Ventilation Marine Boilers Engine room arrangements for different power plants Piping Pumping systems Centrifugal compressors Airflow compressors Condensers, Evaporators, Deaerators and purifiers Steering gear This course studies the fundamentals of marine engineering.
Structural Design of Mechanical Handling equipment  Analysis of forces of determinate, indeterminate and redundant framed structure Detailed force analysis and design of overhead Travelling crane structures. Analysis of force and detailed design of the Jib of fixed and luffing types of rotary jib Cranes. Design of structures pertaining to derricks, gantries, columns, portals and supporting trusses for belt conveyers This course deals with the study of Structural Design of Mechanical Handling equipment 
Marine Instrumentation & Stress Analysis  Generalized measuring systems Measurement of force and torque, Measurement of pressure Measure of temperature Stain gauges – Photo elastic, Electrical, resistance gauges, cements and cementing of Gauges Stress analysis This course deals with the study of Marine Instrumentation & Stress Analysis 
Naval Architecture   Introduction Area Volume, First and second moments using Simpson’s rule Transverse Stability of ships Trim Resistance Propellers Rudder theory Launching This course is to impart knowledge on the construction of ship and ship architecture.


Name of course Topics Description
Theory of vibrations Single degree of freedom systems Two degrees of freedom system Multi degrees of freedom systems Continuous Systems Ship vibration This course is about the different vibrators in engines
Wave Engineering Conservation of mass, moment and Energy. Euler Equation Classification of Ocean Waves. Linear wave theory Wave Kinematics Wave Transformations Mass transport velocity Introduction to Random and directional waves Here the students learn about the basics of wave engineering
Mechanics and Design of cargo handling equipment  Kinematic, dynamic analysis and design procedures Kinematic and dynamic analysis of the various components, mechanisms and design  In this course students will study about Mechanics and Design of cargo handling equipment 
Industrial Engineering and Management   Management and Organization Facilities location and Layout Material Handling Inventory control Quality Control Network analysis Management information Systems (MIS) Industrial Psychology and personnel management This course is about the study of Industrial Engineering and Management 
Subsea Piping  Introduction Flexible and Composite Pipelines Internal Corrosion and its prevention External Corrosion and pipeline hydraulics Strength and stability Marine pipeline construction and Shore approaches This course is on the study of submarine pipes and pipelines.


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