Integrated Master in Civil Engineering

Education

Integrated Master in Civil Engineering

The Integrated Master in Civil Engineering is a five years programme (Bachelor and Master), requiring 300 ECTS to be completed. This programme provides the right background for a professional career in practice or research in Civil Engineering.

This Master is accredited by the Ordem dos Engenheiros (OE) and the FEANI (European Federation of National Engineering Associations) in order to assign the EUR ING title (European Engineer).

Objectives

The Integrated Master in Civil Engineering aims at preparing students in topics required by the profession of Civil Engineer and aims at enhancing their abilities in:

  • Acquiring skills in what concerns assessment, diagnosis, design, management, planning, deconstruction, rehabilitation and preservation of civil engineering structures;
  • Developing the ability of technical synthesis as well as oral and written communication capabilities, in different contexts and with different interlocutors;
  • Deeply understanding of the economic, industrial, commercial, social and professional contexts of civil Engineering activity;
  • Cultivating teamwork, critical judgment and entrepreneurship.

The teaching process combines solid background training with rigorous and up-to-date approach of highly specialized topics, providing students with the tools allowing them to successfully join the work market.

The Integrated Master comprises five years of training. In the 4th year of the programme students choose one of the following specialization profiles:

  • Construction;
  • Structures.

Curriculum

Career opportunities

The Integrated Master in Civil Engineering allows career opportunities in the global market, in companies of the building sector (e.g., consultancy, management, planning, inspection, construction, rehabilitation, design, certification, quality control, security, materials and technologies), in R&D centres and in the central and local administration.

Applications

Entrance requirements for the 2019/2020 academic year

Vacancies for 2019/2020:

47

Specific exams:

07 Physics and Chemistry

19 Mathematics A

Minimum grade of the specific(s) exam(s): 95

Minimum grade of the application: 95

Admission formula:

60% of the final grade obtained in  secondary school
40% of the final grade of the specific(s) exam(s)

Course coordinator:

Professor Corneliu Cismasiu

miec.coordenador@fct.unl.pt

Registration and Accreditation

DGES

Registration number R/A-Ef 3540/2011 on 18/03/2011

A3ES

Accreditation on 26/09/2013, for 6 years

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About the Department of Civil Engineering

The Department of Civil Engineering (DEC) was established in 1996. Today it offers a Master in Civil Engineering (5 years), two 2nd cycle Masters (2 years), in Structures and Geotechnics and in Building Rehabilitation, a PhD program in Civil Engineering (4 years) and training and graduate courses in the field of Sustainable Construction and Buildings' Thermal Performance.

There are currently more than 600 students enrolled in Civil Engineering at the Universidade Nova de Lisboa and the DEC’s faculty totals 35 teachers, 32 of whom with PhDs.

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