NIT Warangal Civil Engineering Syllabus Engineering Geology
Earth Science – Internal Structure – Physical Features, Weathering, Erosion; Mineralogy – Crystals – Minerals;
Petrology – Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic Rocks; Structural geology – Attitude of Beds – Joints –
Folds – Faults – Unconformities; Engineering properties of rocks; Geophysical Exploration; Geological hazards;
Hydrogeology; Geological factors affecting Dams, Reservoirs and Tunnels.
1. K.V.G.K. Gokhale, Principles of Engineering Geology, BS Publications, Hyderabad, 2005.
2. David George Price, Engineering Geology: Principles and Practice, Springer, 2009.
3. N.Chenna Kesavulu, Text Book of Engineering Geology, Mac Millan Ltd., New Delhi. 2009.
4. Parbin Singh, Engineering and General Geology, Katson Publishers, 2009.