Mission and goals
Graduates in Civil Engineering work in the field of constructions and infrastructures. The subjects taught in the Master’s Degree program aim at strengthening the basic preparation of the students, providing them, at the same time, with an adequately deepened knowledge of topics central to Civil Engineering. Students can choose their field of specialization in one of the following areas: Geotechnics, Hydraulics, Transportation infrastructures, Structures. Suggested study plans help students define their curriculum. Additionally, a General curriculum is also proposed, aimed at students preferring a wider spectrum formation in Civil Engineering.
The program includes two tracks - 'Geotechnics and ‘Structures’- taught in English.
Students holding a Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering and at least 15 years of education are eligible for application.
Engineers having obtained the Master’ degree can find career opportunities in the following areas:
- companies involved in the design and maintainance of civil structures, plants and infrastructures;
- universities and higher education research institutions;
- public offices in charge of the design, planning, management and control of urban and land systems;
- businesses, organizations, consortia and agencies responsible for managing and monitoring civil works and services;
- service companies for studying the urban and land impact of infrastructures.
They can also work as self-employed professionals.