Process Plant Engineering

Process Plant Engineering

Integration with BE / B.Tech: Mechanical


The Integrated Solutions to Process Plant Engineering program is tailored for mechanical engineering students, providing them with a comprehensive understanding of optimizing process plant engineering through integrated solutions. This program encompasses a wide spectrum of subjects, including process optimization, automation, safety protocols, and sustainable practices. Graduates emerge well-prepared to play a pivotal role in ensuring the efficient and safe operation of process plants by implementing integrated engineering solutions. They are sought after for their ability to enhance productivity, reduce environmental impact, and ensure compliance with safety and regulatory standards, making them indispensable assets to any organization.


The following is the list of courses recommended as part of this Integrated Degree Program.

Course Name Category Credits Duration
IT Primer Functional
3 45hrs
Critical Thinking, Design Thinking, Leadership & Teamwork Behavioral
/Functional Skills
3 45hrs
Cloud fundamentals and DevOps Technical Skills 3 45hrs
Agile with DevOps fundamentals and usage Technical Skills 3 45hrs
Agile based project automation with DevOps Technical Skills 3 45hrs
DevOps container services Technical Skills 3 45hrs
CI and CD (Continuous Integration and Continuous Development) Technical Skills 3 45hrs
Career readiness in the Digital era Behavioral Skills 3 45hrs
Intro to Azure and AWS DevOps Technical Skills 3 45hrs
Project Management for Professionals Functional Skills 3 45hrs
Total Credits 30

Technical Skills

Course Name Credits Duration
Design of Fire and Life Safety Systems 3 45hrs
Ambience Control System Design 3 45hrs
Utility Systems for Industrial Facilities 3 45hrs
Industrial Piping & Pipeline Engineering 3 45hrs
Design & Simulation of Process Plant Equipment                 3 45hrs
Design of Static Equipment 3 45hrs

Functional Skills

Course Name Credits Duration
IT Primer 3 45hrs
Project Management for Professionals                                 3 45hrs

Behavioral Skills

Course Name Credits Duration
Critical Thinking, Design Thinking, Leadership & Teamwork 3 45hrs
Career readiness in Digital era           3 45hrs
Total Credits                 30

This integrated program offers a wide range of benefits to students.

Blended Delivery

The courses in this program will be delivered in a combination of self-paced expert sessions, VILT sessions, project works, assignments and assessments.

Industry Immersion

Students undergoing this program will be provided with opportunities for exciting industry visits.

Placement Facilitation

Career support and placement facilitation will be provided for students who successfully complete the program.

Value Additions

The students will be enabled with various other initiatives including Engineers’ Ensemble, free Micro-learning, webinars and other impactful events.

Civil Engineering Stack
Our Experts
Dr. C V R Murty
Chief Mentor - Civil Engineering - L&T EduTech Professor, IIT Madras; Founding Dean - IIT Jodhpur

Area of Expertise:
Structural Engineering, Earthquake Resistant Design

Balasubramanian R
Lead SME - Civil Engineering - L&T EduTech; M.Tech - IIT Madras

Area of Expertise:
Steel and Concrete structures, Pre-Engineered Buildings, Design Management

L.S. Kannan
Head - Concrete Management Department (Buildings & Factories), L&T Construction; 36 years of experience

Area of Expertise:
Concrete Technology,  Light Weight Concrete & NDT, High Strength and Performance Concrete,  3D Printing, Green Concrete Production

K Veerappan
Head - Engineering Design and Research Centre (Buildings & Factories), L&T Construction; M.E - CEG; 35+ years of experience

Area of Expertise
Concrete & Steel Buildings, Equipment Foundations, Pre-stressed & Pre-cast Structures,Silos & Bins, Chimneys, Water & Sewage Treatment Plant Structures

Dr. Shiv Shanker
PhD (Structural Engg) – University of Texas Austin; 20 years of experience in the industry

Area of Expertise
Structural Engineering Design, Tall Buildings

Dr. Sreenath S
PhD - IIT Madras; 9 years of industry experience and 6 years of research experience

Area of Expertise
Steel and Composite Buildings, Offshore Structures, Advanced Analysis of Steel Frames 

V. Jaya Pragash
Head - Geotechnical Engineering - Residential Buildings and Factories, BNF IC, L&T Construction; ME (Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering); 22 years of experience

Area of Expertise
Geotechnical Engineering

Dr. S. Rajkumar
Head - Centre for Excellence & Futuristic Department - Building & Factories, IC, L&T Construction; 20+ years of experience

Area of Expertise
Energy Analysis for Buildings, Thermal Comfort, Building Audit & Architectural Acoustics 

C. Mekala
PhD - IIT Madras

Area of Expertise
Solid Waste Management, Contaminant Transport,  Water Treatment, Microbial Fuel Cells

Dhinesh K
M. Tech - NIT Calicut

Area of Expertise
Structural Engineering, Steel Structures,
Offshore Structures, Pre-Engineered Buildings 



Krishna Madhu
M. Tech - NIT Nagpur

Area of Expertise
Environmental Engineering, Water & Waste Water Treatment, PHE Design 



Amitendra Sarkar
B.E (Civil), Head - System Upgradation & Standardisation, Centre of Excellence - Formwork; 24+ years of experience in the formwork industry

Area of Expertise
Design (High-Rise, Bridge Pylons, Automatic Climbing Formwork systems), Product Development, Modern Formwork Techniques

T. Jagannath
M.E (Structural Engineering) - GCE Salem; DGM - Centre of Excellence - Formwork; 17 years of industry experience

Area of Expertise
Formwork Engineering and Execution, Design, Planning, Digitalisation, Formwork for Residential Buildings, High-Rise/Tall Structures, Factories, etc. 

D. Arunkumar
B.E (Civil) - Sona College of Technology; PG (Construction Management), NICMAR; 14 years of experience in Formwork

Area of Expertise
Design and Execution of Formwork Systems, Planning, Methodologies, Advanced Formwork Systems 

Job Roles

The following are the potential job roles in the industry for students undergoing this specialization.

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