Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwavidyalaya
Teaching

Teaching Assignments

Class Total No. of Courses
  I Sem. II Sem. Total
B.Tech.(Ag.Engg.) 11 09 20
B.Sc. (Ag) 1 0 1
M.Tech. ( SWE) 7 5 12
Ph.D. ( SWE) 5 3 8
Total No. courses 24 17 41
No. of Credit Hrs. 67(48+19) 44 (31+13) 111(79+32)

Thesis and project work completed under Soil & Water Engineering- in last five years

Year B.Tech. M.Tech. Ph.D.
2011 7 08 1
2012 6 11 1
2013 13 12 4 (Contd)
2014 14 12 6 (Contd)
2015 14 11 6 (Contd)

Eligibility Criteria (2015-16)

S.
No.
Programme Duration
(semester)
Eligibility
Degree Min. marks secured
% OGPA in 10
point scale
OCGA in 4
point scale
I. Master Degree [M.Tech. (Agril. Engg.)]      
  Soil & Water Engineering 4 B.Tech.(Agril Engg) 60 6.0 2.74
II. Ph.D Degree in Agril. Engg. 6 M.Tech.(Agril Engg)
in relevant subject *
65 6.50 3.0
    6 M.Tech.(Agril Engg)
in relevant subject **
60 6.0 2.74

Note: *5.50/10 or equivalent percentage of marks for SC/ST/PH category candidates for admission to Master Degree programmes. 6.00/10 or equivalent percentage of marks for SC/ST/PH category candidates for admission to Ph.D. Degree programmes.
** 6.00/10 or equivalent percentage of marks for candidates who were admitted in PG degree programme prior to 2009-10 are also eligible for admission to Ph.D. degree programme.


Availability of seats for Post Graduate / Ph. D. degree programmes – free seats (2015-16)

S.No. Department M. Tech. Ph.D
F P F P
1. Farm Machinery & Power Engineering 6 6 4 4
2. Processing & Food Engineering 6 6 4 4
3. Soil & Water Engineering 6 6 4 4
  Total (Faculty of Agril. Engineering) 18 18 12 12

M.Tech. & Ph.D. Programmes at College of Agricultural Engineering (2015-16)

S.No. Degree Programme Intake Capacity Total
    Free Seats Payment seats NRI ICAR  
2. M.Tech. 18 18 2 3 41
2. Ph. D. (Agril.) Engineering 12 12 1 2 27

M.Tech Soil and Water Engineering

Semester I Course Title Code Credit
Major Courses Watershed Hydrology SWE 501 3(2+1)
Ground Water Engineering SWE 504 3(2+1)
Crop Environmental Engineering/ SWE 506 2(2+0)
Design of Pumps for Irrigation and Drainage SWE 507 2(2+0)
Water Resources System Engineering SWE 510 3(3+0)
Minor Courses Open Channel Flow CE 501 3(3+0)
Similitude In Engineering CE 506 3(2+1)
Compulsory Non Credit Course Library and Information Services PGS 501 1(0+1)
Basic Concepts In Laboratory Techniques PGS 504 1(0+1)
Semester II      
Major Courses Design of Farm Irrigation Systems SWE 502 3(2+1)
  Watershed Management and Modeling SWE 512 3(2+1)
  Agricultural Drainage Systems SWE 503 3(2+1)
Minor Course GIS and Remote Sensing for Land and Water Resource Management SWE 511 3(2+1)
Supporting Course Applied Instrumentation EE 501 3(2+1)
  Master’s Seminar SWE 591 1(0+1)
Compulsory Non Credit Courses Agricultural Research, Research Ethics and Rural Development Programmes PGS 505
(e-Course)
1(1+0)
Disaster Management PGS 506
(e-Course)
1(1+0)
  Industry /Institute Training SWE 595 NC
Semester III      
  Written Comprehensive Examination    
Supporting Courses Neural Network and Its Applications CSE 502 3(2+1)
  Master’s Research SWE 599 10(0+10)
Compulsory Non Credit Course Technical Writing and Communications Skill PGS 502 1(0+1)
  Intellectual Property and its Management In Agriculture PGS 503
(e-Course)
1(1+0)
Semester IV      
  Master’s Research SWE 599 10(0+10)

Ph.D. Soil and Water Engineering

  Course Title Code Credit
Semester I      
Major Courses Advanced Hydrology SWE 601 3(3+0)
Soil & Water System Simulation & Modeling SWE 602 3(2+1)
Modeling Soil Erosion Processes SWE 603 3(2+1)
Minor Course Dams & Reservoir Operations CE 502 4(3+1)
Supporting Course Process Control System EE 502 3(2+1)
  Doctoral Seminar-I SWE 691 1(0+1)
Compulsory Non Credit Courses Library and Information Services PGS 501 1(0+1)
Basic Concepts in Laboratory Techniques PGS 504 1(0+1)
Semester II      
Major Courses Advanced Hydro-Mechanics in Soil Aquifer Systems SWE 604 3(3+0)
  Plant Growth Modeling and Simulation SWE 606 3(3+0)
Minor Course Machinery for Natural Resource Management and Precision Farming FMPE 605 4(3+1)
Supporting Courses Probabilistic Approach in Design CE 601 2(2+0)
  Doctoral Seminar II SWE 692 1(0+1)
Compulsory Non Credit Courses Agricultural Research, Research Ethics and Rural Development Programmes PGS 505
(e-Course)
1(1+0)
  Disaster Management PGS 506
(e-Course)
1(1+0)
Semester III      
  Written and Oral Comprehensive Examination    
Compulsory Non Credit Courses Technical Writing and Communications Skills PGS 502 1(0+1)
  Intellectual Property and its Management in Agriculture PGS 503
(e-Course)
1(1+0)
Semester IV Doctoral Research SWE 699 15 (0+15)
Semester V Doctoral Research SWE 699 15 (0+15)
Semester VI Doctoral Research SWE 699 15 (0+15)

Teaching Aids and facilities

  • Developed Practical manual - 03
  • Question bank - 05

Laboratory facilities at the department

  • Water Flow Measurement facility for gravity and pressure flow
  • Remote Sensing (RS)and image analysis lab
  • Geographical Information System (GIS) lab for watershed and command area works
  • Water Quality testing
  • Soil Mechanics
  • Demonstration units for Land & Water Management Technology