Study programme

Civil Engineering

Academic Year 2024/25

Abbreviation: NPA-SIS Code: N0732A260024 Type of study: Master's Language of instruction: English

Awarded degree: Ing.

Level of qualification: master's (second level)

Awarded qualification: Ing. in the field of "Civil Engineering"

Form of studies

full-time study

Specific admission requirements

Admission of applicants for a follow-up Master's degree program at the Faculty of Civil Engineering is governed by the Higher Education Act, the BUT Statute, the BUT Faculty Statute and the relevant Dean's Directives at the Faculty of Civil Engineering. The Dean's Directive specifies in detail: - the manner and time limit for the submission of applications for study, - the method of substantiating the required educational attainment by the Higher Education Act, - the form of the entrance examination (see below) with the specification of the subjects of the entrance examination, the extent of the minimum required knowledge and the method and criteria for the evaluation of the entrance examination and other facts decisive for admission to study, - rules governing the remission of the entrance examination, - the minimum level of fulfillment of the requirements necessary for admission to the study program, - binding dates, in particular the dates of the entrance examinations as well as substitute dates, or the date of the supplementary entrance examinations round, - deadlines for sending invitations to the entrance examination and deadlines for the candidate to inspect, in accordance with the Higher Education Act, his / her material relevant to the decision on admission to study, - the method of assessing the absence of excuses at the entrance examination; defining the possibility of taking the entrance examination in the alternative term, - the method of notifying candidates of the results obtained at the entrance examination, including the date of notification. - announcement of the results of the entrance examination, drawing up a waiting list, deciding whether or not to accept and enrolling admitted applicants for study. The entrance examination takes the form of a test of basic theoretical courses profiling base and courses profiling base specialization in the range of required knowledge for a graduate of the four-year bachelor study program Civil Engineering at the Faculty of Civil Engineering.

Access to further education

The graduates may continue in a doctoral study programme.

Course completion requirements

diploma thesis, final state examination

Organization and the rules for examination, assessment and grading

Program guarantor

Structure of courses

1st year / Winter Semester / compulsory courses

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NAA019 Mathematics 5 (S) 2 1 4 Cr,Ex
NDA015 Elasticity and Plasticity 2 2 5 Cr,Ex
NHA040-A Introduction to Buildings‘ Design 2 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NHB041 Computer Aided Building Physics Application 1 2 3 Cr,Ex
NHB042 Saving and Building Adaptation 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NLA022 Concrete Structures (S) 2 2 5 Cr,Ex
NOA019 Metal Structures 2 2 2 5 Cr,Ex

1st year / Summer Semester / compulsory courses

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
BYA002 Intermediate Level English (exam) 2 Ex
NBA007 Applied Physics 2 1 3 Cr,Ex
NHB043 Diploma Seminar (S-PST) 3 Cr
NHB044 Low Energy Houses 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NHB046 Sustainable Building 2 1 4 Cr,Ex
NHB047 Selected Chapters from Building Constructions 1 2 2 5 Cr,Ex
NHB048 Selected Chapters from Fire Protection of Buildings 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NVB025 Construction Valuation 2 1 3 GCr

2nd year / Winter Semester / compulsory courses

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NHB049 Structural Detail (S-PST) 3 3 GCr
NHB052 The Course of the Building Design Process 2 1 3 Cr,Ex
NHB053 Reconstruction and Renovation of Historical Buildings 2 2 5 Cr,Ex
NHB054 Specialized Project (S-PST) 8 GCr
NHB055 Selected Chapters from Building Constructions 2 2 2 5 Cr,Ex
NIB011 Modern building materials 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NZB014 Company Practice Psychology 2 2 2 Cr