|Nominal duration||1 years (60 ECTS)|
|Awards||MSc (Professional Master Degree in Civil Engineering)|
|Tuition fee||$4,600.00 per year|
|Application fee||$165.00 one-time|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Professional Bachelor in Civil Engineering or Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or equivalent
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Russian.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
Non-native English speakers are requested to present a copy of Baltic Center Test/TOEFL/IELTS/TOEIC/PTE Academic/Cambridge English test score report.
The score of the BALTIC CENTER test should be at least B2
Every student should pass the interview in the Representative office of Baltic Center or on Skype before receiving the final admission. More details will be provided during the application.
|Accreditation||12.06.2013 - 11.06.2019; Accreditation certificate No 359|
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.
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.
A Compulsory study courses 8.0 CP (12.0 ECTS)
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)
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)
D Practical Placement 6.0 CP (9.0 ECTS)
E Final examination 20.0 CP (30.0 ECTS)
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.