Faculty Details

  • Designation : Lecturer
  • Qualification : M.E.Civil (CASAD)
  • Experience : 15 Years
  • Area Of Interest : Analysis & Design of various structures

Educational Qualification

M.E. Civil (CASAD)

B.E. Civil

Work Experience

1. Assistant Engineer- Gujarat Water Supply & Sewarage Board- 11 months

2. Lecturer in Applied Mechanics - 14 years

Skills and Knowledge

Interpersonal skills :

1. Teaching & Learning
2. Counselling
3. Management
4. Public Speaking

Language Skills :
1. English
2. Gujarati
3. Hindi

Software Knowledge :
1. AutoCad
2. STAAD-Pro

Caurses taught

Following courses are taught (Lectures & laboratories) to Diploma engineering students.

Diploma Civil Engineering :
1. Applied Mechanics
2. Structural Mechanics
3. Structural Mechanics-II
4. Soil Mechanics
5. Design of Steel Structures
6. Concrete Technology
7. Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures

Diploma Mechanical Engineering :
1. Applied Mechanics
2. Strength of Materials

Diploma Metallurgy Engineering
1. Applied Mechanics

Training and Workshop

1 Basic Structural Dynamics Applied Mechanics Dept, L.D. College of Engineering, Ahmedabad 26-Jun-06 1-Jul-06
2 Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering Applied Mechanics Dept, Shantilal Shah Engineering College, Bhavnagar 20-Nov-06 24-Nov-06
3 Induction Training Programme Phase-I NITTTR, EXTN, Centre, Ahmedabad 16-Apr-07 27-Apr-07
4 Application of STAAD Pro Software NITTTR, Bhopal 28-Jan-08 1-Feb-08
5 Induction Training Programme Phase-II NITTTR, EXTN, Centre, Ahmedabad 21-Apr-08 2-May-08
6 School Safety SPIPA, Ahmedabad 17-Jul-12 21-Jul-12
7 Soil Testing NITTTR, Bhopal 23-Sep-13 27-Sep-13
8 Karmayogi Residential Training for Quality Improvement Program in Technical Education Commissionerate of Technical Education, Prerna Dham, Junagadh 23-Jan-14 25-Jan-14
9 Environmental Pollution Analysis and Treatment NITTTR, Bhopal 3-Mar-14 14-Mar-14
10 Research Papers Writing NITTTR, Bhopal 15-Dec-14 19-Dec-14
11 Use of Multimedia as as Effective Teaching Tool Government Polytechnic Rajkot 8-Jun-15 19-Jun-15
12 Research Methodology and Academic Writing NITTTR, Bhopal 21-Dec-15 1-Jan-16
13 Tendering and Contract Management NITTTR, Bhopal 23-May-16 27-May-16
14 Active, Interactive and Effective Teaching using ICT Government Polytechnic Rajkot 1-May-17 5-May-17
15 Managerial Skills for Technical Teachers and Administrators NITTTR, Bhopal 15-May-17 26-May-17
16 Effective Classroom Communication NITTTR, Bhopal 14-May-18 18-May-18


1. Officer in charge- Cash & Account, GP Rajkot

2. Member of Time table committee
3. Member of Discipline committee
4. Co-Convener- GTU Affiliation Committee

Research Projects


Paper Publications

Following Research Papers are published in International Journals.

1. Authors-1. Rakesh R. Makwana, 2. Prof. M.G. Vanza,
    Paper title- "Glass Thickness determination using Indian Draft Code (Code of                               Practice for use of Glass in building part-3),
    Journal NameInternational Journal of Advanced Engineering Technology,                                      ISSN NO-0976-3945, Volume-IV, Issue-II, April-2013

2. Author- 1. Rakesh R. Makwana
    Paper Title - " Design Consideration of Facade wall system"
    Journal Name- International Journal of Engineering Research &                                                        Technology, ISSN: 2278-0181, Volume-2, Issue-4, April-2013

Academic Projects


Professional Institution memberships

1.  Life member of ISTE

2. Member of Association  of Engineers and Architects porbandar