Mechanical Engineering

M.Tech in Energy and Environmental Management

Why take this course?

M. Tech. Energy and Environmental Engineering is an interdisciplinary program connecting the broad areas of Energy and Environment. The program aims to prepare future decision-makers in companies, government, and non-governmental organizations to analyze and act in an environmentally proactive way while making decisions about policy, production, and resource utilization. Further, it trains aspirants to meet the emerging challenges with sustainable technological solutions such that the graduates can develop innovative and creative solutions to various energy and environmental problems. The program aims to develop abilities in the effective and efficient management of energy resources and managing companies following the stringent ever-updating environment standards.

Program Features
  • Innovative teaching and research excellence
  • In-depth knowledge and the essential practical and evaluative skills needed to give leadership for low carbon, resource-efficient, sustainable futures in diverse global contexts
  • Familiarity with energy savings in buildings, environmental laws, industrial waste management, and smart grid technologies
  • Set a strong foundation for career opportunities in Government agencies, NGOs, major international companies, independent consultants, and education (such as research and enterprise)
Career Opportunities

Graduates of this program are eligible to apply for the position of Environmental Engineers at State and Central Government pollution control boards upon qualifying UPSC examinations. Other than the Government sector, successful graduates can apply for vacancies in several prestigious private firms like:

  • Johnson Controls
  • Voltas Limited
  • Development Environergy Services Limited
  • Seetech Solutions Private Limited
  • Kalpan Hydro Company
  • Larsen & Toubro Limited
  • Goodrich Corporation
  • SPML Infra Limited
  • Brunel India Pvt Ltd
  • The Indure Private Limited
  • Sima Labs Pvt Ltd.
  • IDS Group
  • Dresser-Rand India Pvt Ltd
  • Philips Lighting India Limited
  • Yantra Harvest Energy Private Limited
  • Bosch Limited
Career titles
  • Energy Manager
  • Maintenance Manager
  • Energy Auditor
  • Facility Manager
  • Performance Improvement Specialist
  • Senior Energy Analyst

2 Years


B.E / B.Tech / AMIE in Mechanical Engineering/ Automobile Engineering/ Electrical & Electronics Engineering/ Civil Engineering/ Aerospace Engineering/ Aeronautical Engineering/ Chemical Engineering/ Metallurgical Engineering.

The qualification required to apply for the program is a minimum of 50% marks (45% marks in case of candidate belonging to reserved category) in the respective bachelor’s degree from a recognized university.

Study Campus
JGI Global Campus
Faculty of Engineering & Technology
NH-209, Bangalore - Kanakapura Main Road
Jakkasandra Post, Kanakapura Taluk
Ramanagara District - 562 112
+91 80 2757 7198
Admissions Office
JGI Knowledge Campus
# 44/4, District Fund Road
Jayanagar 9th Block Campus
Bangalore - 5600 69
+91 80 4665 0130
Curriculum Structure & Teaching
  • Foundation of Energy Engineering
  • Non-Conventional Energy Conversion Systems
  • Heat Transfer Lab
  • Energy Conversion Lab
  • Research Methodology and IPR
  • English for Research Paper Writing
  • Core Elective – I
    • Energy Conservation
    • Smart Grid Technologies
    • Instrumentation for Thermal Systems
  • Core Elective - II
    • Industrial Waste Management and Recycling
    • Environmental Impact Analysis
    • Ecology and Eco System Dynamics
  • Design of Water and Waste Water Treatment Systems
  • Photovoltaic and Solar Thermal Energy
  • Water Treatment Lab
  • Solar and Wind Energy Lab
  • Mini Project
  • Personality Development Through Life Enlightenment Skills
  • Core Elective – III
    • Design and Optimization of Energy Systems
    • Environment Laws, Standards and Certifications
    • Energy Auditing
    • Climate Change and Mitigation
  • Core Elective – IV
    • Energy Systems, Modeling, and Analysis
    • Energy Scenario and Policy
    • Wind Power Conversion
    • Energy Management
  • Core Elective – V
    • Design of Heat Transfer Equipments
    • Pollution Control in Power Plants
    • Energy Storage Devices
    • Energy Management in Building
    • Nuclear Engineering
    • Open Elective
    • Business Analytics
    • Industrial Safety
    • Cost Management of Engineering Projects
  • Project Phase 2