NIT Surathkal Syllabus | Department of Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics | AM 438 RURAL INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT
AM 438 RURAL INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT (3-0-0) 3
Integrated rural development, rural growth and economy, need for rural infrastructure, cooperative
movement. Rural water supply schemes- Surface water and groundwater systems, components and design
principles, economic analysis. Rural sanitation- requirements, methods, design features. Rural roads and
Twort, AC, DD Ratanayaka and MJ Brandt. Water Supply, AIWA Pub., 5th edition, New York,2000.
GS Birdi and JS Birdie , Water Supply and Sanitary Engineering, Dhanpat Rai & Sons, New Delhi, 1998.