PhD Building Engineering

General

Program Description

Doctoral Degree Program in Building Engineering

The graduates in the branch of Building Engineering acquire thorough professional and theoretical knowledge according to their orientation in the field of:

  • the design and theory of building structures,
  • reliability,
  • durability,
  • rehabilitation and reconstruction of buildings,
  • material engineering,
  • building physics,
  • acoustics and lighting,
  • numerical analysis of building structures and their parts,
  • health safety of buildings,
  • fire safety of buildings,
  • multi-criterion assessment of buildings with respect to sustainable development,
  • recycling,
  • evaluation of energy performance of buildings,
  • specific problems of conservation and revitalization of listed buildings,
  • design of intelligent building systems,
  • building microclimate,
  • inside environment technology,
  • progressive technologies of building implementation,
  • protection of buildings against increased moisture,
  • degradation and biodegradation processes,
  • probability theory and statistics
  • applied computer science.

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In individual specialization modules, the students may further enrich their professional profile with a balanced portfolio of advanced theoretic knowledge in natural sciences, mathematics, physics, chemistry, and architecture.

The graduates in the branch of Building Engineering have deep knowledge allowing them to apply in the analysis, design or erection of buildings the latest theoretical and numerical procedures based on accurate mathematical, physical and geometric models, the master in the necessary scope computer technology and relevant software applications and modern numerical procedures in solving practical problems.

Application Period

In order to be able to settle in writing any possible inadequacies occurring in the submitted materials, the Faculty requires the application forms to be sent by mid-April and mid-November. The academic year for the Doctoral Degree Program commences on the 1st March and 1st October every year.

Last updated Jan 2020

About the School

Czech Technical University in Prague is the oldest technical university in Europe, founded in 1707 and is currently a leading technical research university within the region and in the Prague Research ... Read More

Czech Technical University in Prague is the oldest technical university in Europe, founded in 1707 and is currently a leading technical research university within the region and in the Prague Research cluster. CTU offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs at 8 faculties: Faculty of Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Nuclear Sciences, and Physical Engineering, Architecture, Transportation Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Information Technology and programs at MIAS School of Business. Moreover, CTU offers free sports courses, you may visit and study in the National Library of Technology and feel the international community in the Campus Dejvice in the heart of Europe. Read less