Information on degree programmes

CodeDegree Programme TitleStandard Length of Study
B3607Civil Engineering4.0 years
Qualification AwardedBachelor degree, Bc.
Level of QualificationFirst Cycle
Access to Further StudiesThe graduates may continue in a Second cycle
Graduation Requirements240 ECTS Credits, Final state examination, Bachelor thesis
Mode of StudyFull-time
Programme Director or EquivalentPersonal IDName
CAJ61prof. Ing. Radim Čajka, CSc.
Course Structure Diagram with ECTS Credits1. year / Winter semester1. year / Summer semester
30 ECTS Credits30 ECTS Credits
2. year / Winter semester2. year / Summer semester
30 ECTS Credits30 ECTS Credits
3. year / Winter semester3. year / Summer semester
30 ECTS Credits30 ECTS Credits
4. year / Winter semester4. year / Summer semester
30 ECTS Credits30 ECTS Credits
Specific Admission Requirements
Specific admission requirements are determined by the Dean of the faculty. For more information please click here.
Specific Arrangements for the Recognition of Prior Learning
Informal learning - max. 60% of credits gained in prior lifelong learning can be recognized, as determined by the Dean of the Faculty.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
Qualification Requirements:
Finished secondary education with secondary school-leaving exam.
The Czech educational system is regulated by the Higher Education Act (Act 111/1998). Studies at VŠB-TUO are regulated by the Statute of VŠB – Technical University of Ostrava.
Profile of the Programme
Degree Programme in Civil Engineering Bachelor's degree provides an universal education in civil engineering that focuses on the issues of building structures, geotechnical and civil engineering, urban construction and engineering, preparation and construction, road construction, facility management, building materials and building diagnostics, building environment. Graduates of this degree program will find opportunities in preparation of construction, in the engineer’s officem implementation firms and surveyor's office. The study can be deepen by the master's program in the study programme of the same name. The study program is part of a structured education system, and enables students to study in the Czech Republic and also abroad. Degree program is designed as a 4-years and after graduation student will receive the Bachelor (Bc) title.
Key Learning Outcomes
Key Lerning Outcomes are Expressed in following Structure: Knowledge, Skills, General competencies
Graduates will aquire a wide specialized knowledge in the field of study and knowledge for independent work in a professional activities in the range of field of study and specialization.
Based on the defined task is a graduate capable of solving common practical problems in the field of study. They will be able to use both theoretical and practical skills. Graduates will be able to rightly solve and interpret the basic procedures for solving concrete problem by using some selected research practices in the field.
General competencies:
Be able to make an independent and responsible decisions in the contexts of known and defined problems, coordinate action of the teams, into the work includes account of problem and ethical dimension. They are able to summarize the findings and opinions of the working team, that are analyzed and evaluated separately. Their professional knowledge and skills can transmitted in a foreign language and acquire better knowledge in a field by themselves.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates with Examples
Graduates will find opportunities in a wide range of civil engineering (preparer, designer, construction manager, the official activities of government, building manager).
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Examination regulations, assesment and grading are described in the Study and Examination Rules.
Course block: Compulsory - all courses are compulsory.
Course block: Choice-compulsory - student has to choose at least one course from the list of courses.
Course block: Optional - student can choose any course from the list of courses.
IMPORTANT: Student has to select so many courses to reach 30 ECTS credits per semester. Rules in detail and convenient selection of courses can be consulted with the programmme director.
Bellow stated courses are assigned for the degree studies only. Students coming to VŠB-TUO for an exchange stay must select courses from the List of courses for exchange students.
1. Semester1. yearWinter semester30 ECTS Credits
2. Semester1. yearSummer semester30 ECTS Credits
3. Semester2. yearWinter semester30 ECTS Credits
4. Semester2. yearSummer semester30 ECTS Credits