Study programme

Civil Engineering – Structural and Transport Engineering

Academic Year 2024/25

Abbreviation: NPC-SIK Code: N0732A260026 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 – Structural and Transport 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) 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 profiling foundation of specialization in the range of required knowledge for a graduate of the four-year bachelor's study program Civil Engineering with specialization Structural and Transport 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
NAA022-A Mathematics 5 (K) 2 1 4 Cr,Ex
NDA027 Dynamics 2 2 5 Cr,Ex
NDA028 Nonlinear Mechanics 2 1 4 GCr
NFA015 Earth Structures 2 1 4 Cr,Ex
NMA008 Road Design 2 1 4 Cr,Ex
NNA008 Geographic Information Systems 1 1 2 Cr
NNA009 Railway Constructions I 2 1 4 Cr,Ex
NVA035 Economy of Civil Engineering 2 1 3 Cr

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
NDA029 Theory of Structures Reliability 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
NLB032 Concrete Bridges 2 (KON) 2 2 5 Cr,Ex
NMB010 Traffic Engineering (DST) 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
NNB010 Railway Stations and Junctions 1 (DST) 2 2 5 Cr,Ex
NOB028 Metal Bridges 2 (KON) 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
BNA007 Selected Chapters on Railway Structures 1 (DST) 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NDB019 Static and Dynamic Analysis of Structures 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NFB016 Special Foundation Methods (KON) 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NIB013 Building Survey and Building Reconstruction (KON) 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NLB031 Selected Chapters of Concrete Structures 1 (K) 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NMB009 Pavement Diagnostics and Management (DST) 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NMB011 Modern Trends in Traffic Engineering (DST) 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NOB030 Selected Problems of Design and Realization of Metal and Timber Structures and Bridges (KON) 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
NEB028 Structural and Industry Geodesy 1 1 2 Cr
NLB033 Design of Concrete and Masonry Structures Exposed to Fire 1 1 2 Cr
NOB029 Design of Metal and Timber Structures to Fire Effects 1 1 2 Cr
NPB024 Utility Networks 1 1 2 Cr

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

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NAB023 Applied Mathematics 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NBB009 Special Physics 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NCB008 Chemistry of Building Materials 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NUB013 Algorithms and Programming 2 2 4 Cr,Ex
NUB017 Database Systems 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
NZB012 Ethics in Business 2 2 Cr
NZB013 Presentation Skills 1 1 2 Cr
NZB014 Company Practice Psychology 2 2 Cr

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

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NLB036 Special Concrete Structures (K) 2 2 6 Cr,Ex
NMB015 Technologies of Road Construction (K) 2 2 6 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
NNB014 Railway Constructions II 2 2 6 Cr,Ex
NOB032 Metal Structures 3 2 2 6 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
NLB034 Concrete Bridges 2 (DST) 1 1 3 Cr
NMB014 Traffic Engineering (KON) 1 1 3 Cr

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

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NNB015 Railway Stations 1 1 3 Cr
NOB033 Metal Bridges 2 (DST) 1 1 3 Cr

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

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NDB031 Fracture Mechanics 2 1 5 Cr,Ex
NFB019 Selected Articles of Geomechanics 2 1 5 Cr,Ex
NIB015 Experimental Methods of Construction Survey 2 1 5 Cr,Ex
NLB038 Selected Chapters of Concrete Structures 2 (K) 2 1 5 Cr,Ex
NMB013 Transportation in cities 2 1 5 Cr,Ex
NNB016 Railway Stations and Junctions 2 2 1 5 Cr,Ex
NOB034 Special Metal Structures (K) 2 1 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
NDB032 Selected Chapters of Structural Mechanics 2 (K) 2 1 5 Cr
NFB018 Geotechnical Laboratory 2 1 5 Cr
NIB016 Materials for Reconstruction of Structures 2 1 5 Cr
NLB037 Static at Reconstructions (K) 2 1 5 Cr
NMB016 Special Topics of Highways 2 1 5 Cr
NNB012 Selected Problems of Traffic Engineering 2 1 5 Cr
NNB013 Selected Chapters on Railway Structures 2 2 1 5 Cr
NOB035 Application of Computer Technology in Design of Steel Structures (K) 2 1 5 Cr

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

Code Title Lectures
hours/week
Practices
hours/week
Fieldwork
hours/semester
Credits Completion
NDB030 Diploma Seminar (K-STM) 2 Cr
NFB017 Diploma Seminar (K-GTN) 2 Cr
NIB014 Diploma Seminar (K-SZK) 2 Cr
NLB035 Diploma Seminar (K-BZK) 2 Cr
NMB012 Diploma seminar (K-PKO) 2 Cr
NNB011 Diploma seminar (K-ZEL) 2 Cr
NOB031 Diploma Seminar (K-KDK) 2 Cr