Information for incoming students

Courses in Civil Engineering

The study workload at the UT is 60 European Credits annually (European Credit Transfer System / ECTS). The University of Twente has specially designed Exchange Student Packages suitable for one semester (30 EC). Half a semester (15 EC) is generally referred to as a quartile or module.

EXCHANGE STUDY PACKAGES

There are Exchange Study Packages in four different profiles, namely: Construction Management & Engineering, Water Engineering & Management, Transport Engineering & Management and Smart Cities.

Construction Management & Engineering (fall semester)

This Exchange Study Package consists of 4 courses.

Block 1A:

  • Planning & Process Management
  • Supply Chain Management

Block 1B:

  • Project Management
  • Markets, Organizations & Innovation


Construction Management & Engineering (spring semester)

This Exchange Study Package consists of 4 courses.

Block 2A:

  • Collaborative Design & Engineering
  • Building Information Modelling & 5D Planning

Block 2B:

  • Industrialization & Innovation in Construction
  • Infrastructure Management


Water Engineering & Management (fall semester)

This Exchange Study Package consists of 4 courses.

Block 1A:

  • Hydrology

Choose 1 of 2 options:

  • Water Systems
  • Water Footprint Assessment

Block 1B:

  • Design Project Water
  • Data analysis


Water Engineering & Management (spring semester)

This Exchange Study Package consists of 4-courses.

Block 2A:

  • Mathematical Physics of Water Systems
  • Tools for Water Policy Analysis

Block 2B:

Choose 2 of 3 options:

  • River Dynamics
  • Integrated Water Management
  • Hydraulic Engineering


Transport Engineering & Management (fall semester)

This Exchange Study Package consists of 4 courses.

Block 1A:

  • Intelligent Transport Systems
  • Planning & Process Management

Block 1B:

  • Transport Modeling

Choose 1 of 2 options:

  • Traffic Operations
  • Public Transport in Urban Areas


Transport Engineering & Management (spring semester)

This Exchange Study Package consists of 4 courses.

Block 2A:

  • Land Use and Transport Interactions
  • Mathematical Optimization in Transport

Block 2B:

  • Sustainable Transport
  • Traffic Management


Smart Cities (fall semester)

This Exchange Study Package consists of two modules of 15 EC each. Click on the links below to read more about each module.

Block 1A: Smart Cities – Multifunctional Flood Defenses

Block 1B: Smart Ways to get Smart Cities Smarter

mORE INFORMATION

If the exchange study packages are not to your wish there are still plenty of other options. Take a look at the website of the master programme Civil Engineering & Management for course information and other options in following courses in Civil Engineering.

For an overview of all courses offered in Civil Engineering on master level click here. Note that students are expected to take 15 EC each quartile.


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