Dr. V. P. Singh

Dr. V. P. Singh

Assistant Professor
Department of Civil Engineering
Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad, Prayagraj, India-211004
E-mail: vps15783[at]mnnit[dot]ac[dot]in
Telephone: 9628574540(O)


Current Courses:
Advanced Soil Mechanics
Geotechnical Engineering-I
Estimation Costing & Valuation
Past Courses:
Principles of Geotechnical Engineering
Land Contamination and Reclamation
Advanced Foundation Design
Structural Design of Foundation
Advanced Foundation Engineering
Earth and Earth Retaining Structures
Geotechnical Engineering-II
Geotechnical Engineering-I Laboratory
Geotechnical Engineering-II Laboratory
Rock Engineering Laboratory
Geo Environmental Engineering
Advanced Soil Mechanics Laboratory
Geotechnical Processes
Construction Planning & Management


B. Sc. (2003), DDU University Gorakhpur
B. Tech. (2008), Civil Engineering Department, Madan Mohan Malaviya University of technology, Gorakhpur Project title: Thesis title: Forensic Investigation of Damaged National Highway. Project supervisor: Prof. S. M. Ali Jawaid, CED, MMMUT Gorakhpur
M. E. (2010), Civil Engineering Department, Indian Institute of Science Bengaluru. Thesis title: “Inversion technique in SASW”. Thesis supervisor: Prof. Jayant Kumar, CED, IISc Bengaluru
Ph.D. (2016), Civil Engineering Department, Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad, Prayagraj Thesis title: Human Health Risk Based Assessment of Contaminated Land and Remediation Selection Thesis supervisor: Prof. R. K. Srivastava, CED, MNNIT Allahabad

Areas of Research

Geotechnical Engineering: Soil Mechanics, Site Investigation, Non-Destructive sub-surface exploration, Structural foundations, Sustainable geotechnical infrastructures and Geotechnical processes. Geoenvironmental Engineering: Site characterization, Risk assessment & Remediation of contaminated soil, sediments & groundwater, Sustainable waste management.

Professional Membership

Member of American Society of Civil Engineering (ASCE)
Life member in Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS)
Associate Member of the Institution of Engineers (India) (IEI)

Research ID's

ORCID ID:-0000-0002-2268-3362
Google Scholar ID:-OCWIdfcAAAAJ