IES COMBINED BATCH 1.1(CIVIL) Introduction
Course TypePRE + MAINS
Class Start Date2019-05-22
Syllabus Completion Date2020-03-31
Class TypeVideo online
About the course
- FOLLOWING TOPICS WILL BE COVERED UNDER THE COURSE
- PAPER – I
- 1. Building Materials:
- Stone, Lime, Glass, Plastics, Steel, FRP, Ceramics, Aluminum, Fly Ash, Basic Admixtures, Timber, Bricks and Aggregates: Classification, properties and selection criteria;Cement: Types, Composition, Properties, Uses, Specifications and various Tests; Lime & Cement Mortars and Concrete: Properties and various Tests; Design of Concrete Mixes: Proportioning of aggregates and methods of mix design.
- 2. Solid Mechanics:
- Elastic constants, Stress, plane stress, Strains, plane strain, Mohr’s circle of stress and strain, Elastic theories of failure, Principal Stresses, Bending, Shear and Torsion.
- 3. Structural Analysis:
- Basics of strength of materials, Types of stresses and strains, Bending moments and shear force, concept of bending and shear stresses; Analysis of determinate and indeterminate structures; Trusses, beams, plane frames; Rolling loads, Influence Lines, Unit load method & other methods; Free and Forced vibrations of single degree and multi degree freedom system; Suspended Cables; Concepts and use of Computer Aided Design.
- 4. Design of Steel Structures:
- Principles of Working Stress methods, Design of tension and compression members, Design of beams and beam column connections, built-up sections, Girders, Industrial roofs, Principles of Ultimate load design.
- 5. Design of Concrete and Masonry structures:
- Limit state design for bending, shear, axial compression and combined forces; Design of beams, Slabs, Lintels, Foundations, Retaining walls, Tanks, Staircases; Principles of pre-stressed concrete design including materials and methods; Earthquake resistant design of structures; Design of Masonry Structure.
- 6. Construction Practice, Planning and Management:
- Construction - Planning, Equipment, Site investigation and Management including Estimation with latest project management tools and network analysis for different Types of works; Analysis of Rates of various types of works; Tendering Process and Contract Management, Quality Control, Productivity, Operation Cost; Land acquisition; Labour safety and welfare.
- PAPER – II
- 1. Flow of Fluids, Hydraulic Machines and Hydro Power:
- (a) Fluid Mechanics, Open Channel Flow, Pipe Flow:
- Fluid properties; Dimensional Analysis and Modeling; Fluid dynamics including flow kinematics and measurements; Flow net; Viscosity, Boundary layer and control, Drag, Lift, Principles in open channel flow, Flow controls. Hydraulic jump; Surges; Pipe networks.
- (b) Hydraulic Machines and Hydro power -
- Various pumps, Air vessels, Hydraulic turbines – types, classifications & performance parameters; Power house – classification and layout, storage, pondage, control of supply.
- 2. Hydrology and Water Resources Engineering:
- Hydrological cycle, Ground water hydrology, Well hydrology and related data analysis; Streams and their gauging; River morphology; Flood, drought and their management; Capacity of Reservoirs.
- Water Resources Engineering : Multipurpose uses of Water, River basins and their potential; Irrigation systems, water demand assessment; Resources - storages and their yields; Water logging, canal and drainage design, Gravity dams, falls, weirs, Energy dissipaters, barrage Distribution works, Cross drainage works and head-works and their design; Concepts in canal design, construction & maintenance; River training, measurement and analysis of rainfall.
- 3. Environmental Engineering:
- (a) Water Supply Engineering:
- Sources, Estimation, quality standards and testing of water and their treatment; Rural, Institutional and industrial water supply; Physical, chemical and biological characteristics and sources of water, Pollutants in water and its effects, Estimation of water demand; Drinking water Standards, Water Treatment Plants, Water distribution networks.
- (b) Waste Water Engineering:
- Planning & design of domestic waste water, sewage collection and disposal; Plumbing Systems. Components and layout of sewerage system; Planning & design of Domestic Waste-water disposal system; Sludge management including treatment, disposal and re-use of treated effluents; Industrial waste waters and Effluent Treatment Plants including institutional and industrial sewage management.
- (c) Solid Waste Management:
- Sources & classification of solid wastes along with planning & design of its management system; Disposal system, Beneficial aspects of wastes and Utilization by Civil Engineers.
- (d) Air, Noise pollution and Ecology:
- Concepts & general methodology.
- 4. Geo-technical Engineering and Foundation Engineering :
- (a) Geo-technical Engineering : Soil exploration - planning & methods, Properties of soil, classification, various tests and inter-relationships; Permeability & Seepage, Compressibility, consolidation and Shearing resistance, Earth pressure theories and stress distribution in soil; Properties and uses of geo-synthetics.
- (b) Foundation Engineering: Types of foundations & selection criteria, bearing capacity, settlement analysis, design and testing of shallow & deep foundations; Slope stability analysis, Earthen embankments, Dams and Earth retaining structures: types, analysis and design, Principles of ground modifications.
- 5. Surveying and Geology:
- (a) Surveying: Classification of surveys, various methodologies, instruments & analysis of measurement of distances, elevation and directions; Field astronomy, Global Positioning System; Map preparation; Photogrammetry; Remote sensing concepts; Survey Layout for culverts, canals, bridges, road/railway alignment and buildings, Setting out of Curves.
- (b) Geology : Basic knowledge of Engineering geology & its application in projects.
- 6. Transportation Engineering:
- Highways - Planning & construction methodology, Alignment and geometric design; Traffic Surveys and Controls; Principles of Flexible and Rigid pavements design.
- Tunneling - Alignment, methods of construction, disposal of muck, drainage, lighting and ventilation.
- Railways Systems – Terminology, Planning, designs and maintenance practices; track modernization.
- Harbours – Terminology, layouts and planning. Airports – Layout, planning & design.
- SYLLABUS FOR NON-TECH IES PRE EXAM:
- 1. CURRENT ISSUES OF NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL IMPORTANCE RELATING TO SOCIAL, ECONOMIC AND INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT
- 2. ENGINEERING
- APTITUDE COVERING LOGICAL REASONING AND ANALYTICAL ABILITY
- 3. ENGINEERING MATHEMATICS AND NUMERICAL ANALYSIS
- 4. GENERAL PRINCIPLES
- OF DESIGN, DRAWING, IMPORTANCE OF SAFETY
- 5. STANDARDS AND QUALITY PRACTICES IN PRODUCTION, CONSTRUCTION, MAINTENANCE AND SERVICES
- 6.BASICS OF ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT: CONSERVATION, ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION AND DEGRADATION, CLIMATE CHANGE, ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT
- 7. BASICS OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT
- 8. BASICS OF MATERIAL SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
- 9. INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION
- TECHNOLOGIES (ICT) BASED TOOLS AND THEIR APPLICATIONS IN ENGINEERING SUCH AS NETWORKING, E-GOVERNANCE AND TECHNOLOGY BASED
- 10. ETHICS AND VALUES IN ENGINEERING PROFESSION.
- NOTE: THE PAPER IN GENERAL STUDIES AND ENGINEERING APTITUDE WILL INCLUDE KNOWLEDGE OF RELEVANT TOPICS AS MAY BE EXPECTED
- FROM AN ENGINEERING GRADUATE, WITHOUT SPECIAL STUDY. QUESTIONS FROM ALL THE 10 TOPICS MENTIONED ABOVE SHALL BE SET.