Study programme

Civil Engineering – Building Materials and Technologies

Academic Year 2024/25

Abbreviation: NPC-SIM Code: N0732A260027 Type of study: Master's Language of instruction: Czech

Awarded degree: Ing.

Level of qualification: master's (second level)

Awarded qualification: Ing. in the field of "Civil Engineering – Building Materials and Technologies"

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) specifying the subjects of the entrance examination, the extent of the minimum knowledge required and the method and criteria for evaluating the entrance examination and other factors relevant to 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 of profiling foundation and courses of specialization of specialization in the range of required knowledge for the graduate of the four-year bachelor study program Civil Engineering with specialization Building Materials and Technology 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
NAA021 Mathematics 5 (M) 2 1 4 Cr,Ex
NJA027 Applied Software 2 1 2 GCr
NJA028-A Composite Materials 2 2 5 Cr,Ex
NJA029 Binders 3 2 1 5 Cr,Ex
NJA030 Polymer Materials 2 2 5 Cr,Ex
NJA031 Concrete Technology 3 2 1 4 Cr,Ex
NVA030 Economy of Construction Industry 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
NJA032 Organisation and Management of Manufacturing Plants 2 2 5 Cr,Ex
NJA033 Glass Technology 2 2 GCr
NJA034 Technology of Rehabilitation 2 2 5 Cr,Ex
NJA035 Durability of Building Materials 2 2 5 Cr,Ex

1st year / Summer Semester / compulsory-optional courses / required 1 course

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NJB036 Engineering Technological Processes 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NJB037 Assessing of Immovable Property 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NWB030 Theory of Measurement and Control 2 2 4 Cr,Ex

1st year / Summer Semester / compulsory-optional courses / required 1 course

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NVB031 Financing 2 2 3 Cr,Ex
NVB032 Accounting 2 2 3 Cr,Ex

1st year / Summer Semester / compulsory-optional courses / required 1 course

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NZB013 Presentation Skills 1 1 2 Cr
NZB014 Company Practice Psychology 2 2 Cr

2nd year / Winter Semester / compulsory courses

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NJA038 Diploma Seminar (M) 5 GCr
NJA039 Ecology in the Building Industry 2 2 5 Cr,Ex
NJA040 Laboratory Tests of Building Materials and Components 2 2 Cr
NJA041 Optimization of Building Materials Use 2 2 5 Cr,Ex

2nd year / Winter Semester / compulsory-optional courses / required 1 course

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NIB012 Basics of Management And Metrology in the Construction Industry 2 2 5 Cr,Ex
NJB042 Theoretical Basics of Special Building Materials 2 2 5 Cr,Ex

2nd year / Winter Semester / compulsory-optional courses / required 1 course

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NBB008 Applied Physics (M) 1 1 4 Cr
NDB026 Reliabilty Theory of Building Materials 1 1 4 Cr
NWB031 Special Machines and Equipment 1 1 4 Cr

2nd year / Winter Semester / compulsory-optional courses / required 1 course

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NVB033 Economy of Investments 1 1 4 Cr
NVB034 Marketing and Management 1 1 4 Cr