Mr. MURTUZA SAVARKUNDLAWALA

Faculty Details


  • Designation : Lecturer
  • Qualification : M.E. (CIVIL)
  • Experience : 14 Years
  • Area Of Interest : Building Materials, Surveying, Transportation Engineering

Education Qualification

  • B.E. CIVIL (Gold Medalist) from Bhavnagar University in Year 2002
  • M.E. CIVIL from M. S. University of Baroda in Year 2004

Teaching Experience

 Teaching Experience - 13 Years

civil engineering

Skills and Knowledge : 


  • Communication
  • Decision Making
  • Self - motivation
  • Time management
  • Teaching various subjects of diploma civil engineering as per GTU Syllabus.

Name of various course

Various Courses Taught are : 

  • Basics of Civil Engineering
  • Environment Conservation and Hazardous Management
  • Surveying
  • Advanced Surveying
  • Construction Technology 
  • Building Materials
  • Basic Transportation Engineering
  • Estimating, Costing & Valuation
  • Construction Project Management 

Training Taken

To achieve effective teaching and for the benefits of students attended various training in different fields....

  • Induction Training Programmed Phase - I and Phase -II
  • Industrial Training
  • Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering
  • Civil Project Development and Management
  • Recent Advances in Teaching and Learning
  • Aspects of Environment Education and Management
  • Core Teaching Skills
  • Advances in Civil Engineering and Allied Disciplines
  • Model Question Paper Development 
  • Recent Advances in Concrete Technology and Sustainable Construction Practice
  • Research Methodology and Academic Writing
  • Tendering and Contract Management
  • Computer Aided Engineering using NX
  • Recent Developments in Civil Engineering
  • Institutional Reforms and Management of Change
  • Building Services, Green Building, Green Engineering
  • Karma Yogi Residential Training for Quality Improvement in Technical Education

Department Level and Institute Level Portfolios

Various Portfolios at Institute Level and Department Level

  • GTU Sports Festival Convener (Institute Level)
  • Department GTU Co-ordinator

Civil Engineering Research Projects

NONE

Research Papers and Review Papers

I have published four papers in various reputed journals.

  1. Utilization of Fly ash for Stabilization of  Black Cotton Soil 
  2. Expansive Soil : Engineering Characteristics, Problems and Methods of Improvement : A Review
  3. Influence of Fly ash - Sand on Engineering Properties of Black Cotton Soil
  4. Municipal Solid Waste Management in India - A Review

Civil Engineering Academic Projects

  • Every Year students of 5th semester & 6th semester having Diploma Projects in their curriculum.
  • Department always encourage students for live projects which may helpful to the society. 

civil engineering

NIL

Life Time Membership

I am a life member of


Indian Society For Technical Education (ISTE)

civil engineering

NIL

Civil Engineering

 B.E. (CIVIL) with Gold Medalist In Year 2002 from Bhavnagar University.