Information on degree programmes

CodeDegree Programme TitleStandard Length of Study
N3607Civil Engineering1.5 years
Qualification AwardedMaster degree, Ing.
Level of QualificationSecond Cycle
Access to Further StudiesThe graduates may continue in a Third cycle
Graduation Requirements90 ECTS Credits, Final state examination, Diploma 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 semester
30 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 higher education in Bachelor's degree programme.
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
Master's degree programme in Civil Engineering is designed as 1.5 years. After graduating student will receive the title engineer (Ing.). Master's Degree program mostly follows the bachelor study. It focuses on building construction, building construction, geotechnical, construction materials, transport engineering and transport engineering, environment, buildings, urban architecture and engineering, industrial and civil engineering, which focuses on the issue of industrial estates. The program is designed in a structured three degree system of education, students can study during their studies at foreign universities in various programs, especially in ERASMUS.
Key Learning Outcomes
Key Lerning Outcomes are Expressed in following Structure: Knowledge, Skills, General competencies
Broad and deep knowledge and understanding of the field. Understanding theory and scientific knowledge and concepts of the problem. independent and creative solutions to the problems and the tasks assigned. Using advanced research techniques.
Individual decision-making skills, ability to apply scientific and theoretical knowledge in the new environment and address new challenges. Coordination of work and results, accountability for results.
General competencies:
Individual team leadership, coordination, solution, explanation, creativity and creative skills, lecturing, communication in foreign languages​​. The ability to further education, prediction for study in doctoral programs.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates with Examples
Graduates will find opportunities in a wide range of construction disciplines. In the production and production departments, the preparation and construction, the surveyor's office, in the research, creative and innovative institutions.
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.