Educational tour of B.Tech Civil-2nd Year students to Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology
DBIT, the top engineering institute in Dehradun, has believed in the 360° development of its students. Through practical knowledge, site visits and educational tours along with the theoretical knowledge provided in the class, the students get to experience various unexplored aspects of the course curriculum.
An educational tour to the Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology, Dehradun, was arranged for the 2nd year students of the Civil Engineering department on 9th April 2018. An autonomous research Institute of the Department of the science & Technology, Govt. of India, the Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology was shifted to Dehradun in April, 1976.
The educational tour was conducted with the sole purpose of bestowing the students with the knowledge about minerals, fossils, rocks and other geological elements and how they synthesize with the current construction trends. The study of the land typology in a particular area highly effects the construction and structural pattern of that area.
The exposure through such educational tours and visits contribute to the framework of the student’s overall development.