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Tuition fee $4,600.00 per year
Application fee $165.00 one-time
Deposit $400.00 one-time

Refundable

Course code BGB0
Accreditation 12.06.2013 - 11.06.2019; Accreditation certificate No 359

Overview

FACULTY OF CIVIL ENGINEERING
The growing demand for infrastructure to sustain modern societies and underpin economic and social development requires creative solutions from all engineering professionals.

The Master study programme provides students the skills to shape and maintain the built environment around us.

The aim is to provide postgraduate training for students wishing to improve their knowledge base in civil engineering and to gain additional professional skills.

This programme is suitable for students planning to pursue professional careers in consulting, industry and government service across the broad spectrum of the professional disciplines.

KEY FEATURES
Teaching staff with international scientific and research project experience,
Faculty with various laboratories for experiments and practical experience,
Offers three possible specializations: civil building construction, building construction and reconstruction, and construction work management – contractor.

Programme structure

A Compulsory study courses 8.0 CP (12.0 ECTS
Subject
Investigation and Testing of Structural Elements of Buildings
The Finite Element Method (General Course)
Reinforcement of Structures

B Compulsory elective study courses 6.0 CP (9.0 ECTS
B1 Field-specific study course 4.0 CP (6.0 ECTS
Subject
Rheology of Structural Elements
Structural Analysis (special course)
Optimization in Engineering Design
Metrology, Investigation and Testing of Structures
Management of Quality in Construction
Buildings Elements Protection
Technology of Building Repair Works
Fundamentals of Research and Patents
Interactive Computer Graphics
Modern materials for developing construction
Introduction to Theory of Elasticity,Viscoelasticity and Plasticit
Computer Aided Design in Structural Optimization
Engineering Geology of Latvia
Special Course of Geotechnical Engineering
Modern Methods and Equipment for Industrial Waste Treatment and Recycling
Modern Building Machines and Equipment

B5 Pedagogical and psychological sciences study courses 2.0 CP (3.0 ECTS
Subject
Pedagogy
Psychology

D Practical Placement 6.0 CP (9.0 ECTS
E Final examination 20.0 CP (30.0 ECTS
Subject
Master Thesis

Career opportunities

CAREER OPTIONS
Postgraduates become licensed professional engineers and work in positions in a wide range of settings including consulting firms, industry or government or start their own companies and are equipped to continue studies at PhD level and/or teach at higher education institutions.

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Application deadline
Aug 30, 2019 23:59
Europe/Riga time

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Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States