Earthquake is a natural calamity that can hit any country at any time thus, an array of universities throughout the world are working towards mitigating its hazards and by introducing the academic discipline termed as Master of Engineering In Earthquake, Purbanchal University (PU) has taken a step towards it. The two years long course offered by Purbanchal University addresses the issues in earthquake engineering- soil dynamics and structural dynamics. The program comprises of four semesters and eighty credit units.
The major goal of Master of Engineering in Earthquake degree is to produce skilled professionals & academics conversant. Some of the key objectives of this program are listed below:
In order to be eligible to apply for admission, an applicant shall:
Students will get admission on the basis of their academic achievements, entrance test score, and personal interview.
Master of Engineering in Earthquake degree holder has a wide range of career opportunity in Nepal as Nepal is prone to earthquake and is in need of skilled and knowledgeable professionals in the related field. Grads with this degree can find employment options in the Research & Development field. ME Earthquake course graduates have option to work with both private and government companies involved in the construction of ports, roads, railways, buildings bridges and so on. They are also highly sought after in the universities, thus they can work as lecturers, researchers, and professors.