Short Description

This course covers the civil structures in large hydropower development.

Development of dams is discussed in detail. The design methodology of

constructing the physical structures for housing the power house and all the flow

pathways are discussed with due consideration of the standards required.


  • To provide students with the knowledge and skills to design and construct the hydraulic structures required in hydropower plants.
  • To provide students with the capacity to design and select the appurtenant structures on dams.
  • To equip students with a thorough understanding of reservoir operations and problems.
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RE 7108 Hydraulic Structures in Hydropower DOC PDF PS