Contracts & Specifications (CM702)

Course Name: 

Contracts & Specifications (CM702)


M.Tech (Construction Technology and Management)




Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Construction Contracts - Elements of contracts- types of contracts - Design of contract documents – international contract document- Standard contract document . Tenders - Prequalification -bidding-accepting-evaluation of tender - potential contractual problems - World Bank procedures. Arbitration - Actions-laws-appointment of arbitrator powers- rules of evidence. Legal requirements - Insurance-bonding-sale-purchase-land revenue codes-tax laws-income tax-sales tax-custom duties-influence on construction cost-legal requirement for planning-property law-agency law for approval-statutory regulations


1. Gajaria G. T., Laws relating to buildings and Engineering Contracts in India 2. Joseph T. Bockrath, Contracts and the Legal Environment for Engineers and Architects


Civil Engineering

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Prof. Subhash C. Yaragal,  Professor and Head
Department of Civil Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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