Geotechnical Aspects of Earthquake Engineering

Sponsored by GUJCOST and DST

(GAEE – 2018)



Geotechnical Aspect of Earthquake Engineering is an ever-growing research area and have various application domains. The STTP on GAEE aims to bring together a diverse community of engineers, scientists and researchers in a quest for technologically appropriate, socially acceptable and economically viable solutions for the challenging requirements in the field of Geotechnical property analysis.

Course Contents

  • Soil Dynamics
  • Soil Structural interaction
  • Geotechnical aspect in Constructions
  • Seismic control of structures



RK University is a State Private University established and approved by Govt. of Gujarat under Private University Act, 2009 and recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC), under Section 22 of UGC Act, 1956. RK Group of Colleges was established in the year 2005 which grew rapidly, horizontally as well as vertically and was honored with the Private University status in 2011, which was first in Saurashtra Region. Currently RK University offers 50+ programs in Engineering, Management, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Applied Science & Computer Applications: from Diploma to Doctoral level, with over 5000 students & 450+ staff members.


We believe that RKU is a place where “Change” happens. Our students are challenged and motivated to change their perspectives by our faculties. Our faculties constantly change their pedagogies and instructional approaches to match industry requirements and student needs. Our students go on to change the society with the knowledge they have acquired at RKU. University has organized number of STTP/FDP/ Workshop.



The Department offers undergraduate course in civil engineering. The department has well equipped laboratories attached to different divisions for conducting teaching and research.


The aim of department is to prepare graduates with knowledge and technical information refined with professional touch and to make them capable of undertaking civil engineering jobs to meet the challenges of 21st century.The department has highly qualified faculty members engaged in teaching and research with the aim of achieving excellence in various fields. The faculty members are specialized in different disciplines of civil engineering. The department also offers two PG programs, M. Tech in Structural Engineering and Construction Technology under full time category



Engineering Colleges/Institutes, faculty members, research scholars and M.Tech students of the concerned branch are eligible to participate in the training program.

Registration Fees


  • RKU Students- 1000 INR
  • Non RKU students- 1500 INR
  • Faculty members/PhD students- 2000 INR
  • Industry personnel -3000 INR

Made of Payment


Step 1.  Open Paytm Link

Step 2.  Pay Your Fees Select New Registration

Step 3.  Select RK University in Institute

Step 4.  Select School of Engineering in Location

Step 5.  Select STTP on GAEE 2018  in Course

Step 6.  Enter your personal detail

Step 6.  Enter Registration Amount.

Step 7.  Click Proceed and pay payment

Bank Payment


School of Engineering,RK University
Account no-9511633516 | IFSC: KKBK0002791

Cash Payment


  • The payment can be made in cash before 15/2/2018.
  • For offline payment contact Prof Vinod Kumar at RKU campus

After completion of online registration, send Email with payment slip to email Id:

Registration fee includes participation in training, course material, Breakfast, Lunch and Tea. Registration will be limited for 60 participants only. The last date for Registration is 15/2/2018. Selected Participant will be informed through e-mail on 18/2/2018


Accommodation for outside participants will be provided on the payment basis in the hostel or guest house of RK University, Rajkot. Approximate charge for accommodation is per day per person (Including dinner).

  • RKU HOSTEL-100/- (Sharing), 300/- INR (Non-Sharing)
  • RKU GUEST HOUSE-NON AC – 400/- INR (Sharing),
  • 700/- INR (Non-Sharing) & Air-conditioned
  • 500/- INR (Sharing) – 1000/- INR (Non-Sharing)


Shree Denish Patel

Ex. Vice President, RK University


Dr. Nilesh B. Kalani
Director, FOT

Prof. Trupti Parmar
Head of the Department,
Department of Civil Engineering,
School of Engineering


Prof. Pradeep Kumar Pandey

Assistant Professor, Department of
Civil Engineering, School of Engineering.

Organizing Committee

  • Prof.Gaurav Agarwal
  • Ms. Amrita Kumari
  • Prof. Vinod Kumar
  • Prof. Sandeep Mishra
  • Prof. Shantmallapa
  • Prof. Dhananjay Patel
  • Prof. R.K. Shashanth
  • Prof. Silas Jones
  • Prof. Jay Gohel

Seminar Hall, SOE, RK University-Rajkot Training schedule


  • Break Fast ( 09:00 – 09:30 AM )
  • Technical Session-1 ( 09:30 – 11:30 AM )
  • Lunch break ( 11:30 – 01:00 PM )
  • Technical Session-2 ( 01:00 – 03:00 PM )
  • Tea ( 03:00 – 03:15 PM )
  • Technical Session-3 ( 03:15 – 04:45 PM )

Prof. Pradeep Kumar Pandey,
08238790476, 8849357935


Prof. Vinod Kumar
Civil Engineering Department,
SOE, RK University
Rajkot – 360020, Gujarat, India.



DEPARTMENT of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering