20-Feb-2017 to 25-Feb-2017


Department of Hydrology, IIT Roorkee, Uttarakhand


Contact Person: NPMU: Dr. Raja Ram Purohit, Sc-C, email:, Mob: 9868887351 ; IIT Roorkee: Prof. D. S. Arya, Head, Department of Hydrology, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, E-mail:,, Mobile: 09412072400

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Basic concepts of river basin planning: Introduction and principles of river basin management planning, Key stages in river basin planning, Purposes of the river basin management plan etc. Hydrometeorological data observation and processing: Data observation and recording, consistency and error analysis, estimation of mean areal rainfall, limitation of various observation and instruments etc. Statistical and deterministic methods: Intensity duration frequency relations, depth area, depth duration, depth area duration; Overview of rainfall runoff process and methods, and introduction to hydrologic and hydraulic routing methods with special reference to HEC software. Method and mode


The National Hydrology Project (NHP), MOWR, RD & GR is organizing an internationally acclaimed short term course on River Basin Planning using HEC Software from 20th to 25th February 2017 at IIT-Roorkee for about 18 participants. The cost for registration, study material, boarding and loading charges (double bedded rooms), field travel (to Tehri Dam on 25th) and local travel shall be borne by MOWR RD & GR.However the participants / Implementing Agencies will have to bear the cost of travel expenses, to and from from Roorkee. The Participants may book their Return Ticket on 26th Feb Only.

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