A Handbook For Civil Engineering

A handbook for civil engineering is a comprehensive guide in Civil Engineering for the candidates who aspire to clear entrances such as GATE, IES, and PSUs. The book discusses many important topics that are included in the complete curriculum during Civil Engineering and brushes the reader’s concepts clear with its descriptive examples.

Even the most complex formulae and theoretical concepts have been discussed with thoroughness and the candidates get to check their knowledge of the exercises at the end of each unit.


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This handbook delves into the core of civil engineering and sheds light on some basic concepts that are essential for examinations such as GATE, IES and various other engineering tests for recruitment, as well as further studies.

The handbook for civil engineering has 15 units; namely, strength of materials, structural analysis, RCC and Pre-stressed concrete, design of steel structures, CPM and PERT, Building materials, soil mechanics, fluid mechanics and fluid machines, environment engineering, highway engineering, surveying, irrigation engineering, engineering hydrology, railway engineering and airport dock and harbour and tunnel engineering.

All the 15 units have the detailed glossary of formulae and terms and descriptions of important theoretical concepts in addition to the self-assessment exercises in the end. At the end, the student can also practice some model papers from previous GATE, IES, and PSUs and also try a hand at the sample test papers provided for the aid of the students.

About the Author of Handbook For Civil Engineering

A Distinguished alumnus of IIT-BHU, B. Singh is the editor-in-chief of Current Affairs MADE EASY (a quarterly journal on current affairs) and has authored more than a dozen books on general studies and civil engineering.

Product details

  • Paperback: 1336 pages
  • Publisher: Arihant Publications; Eight edition (2016)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 935094197X
  • ISBN-13: 978-9350941973
  • Product Dimensions: 27 x 3 x 21 cm

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