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. Please click on the packages for more information.

Construction Management & Engineering (fall semester)

This Exchange Study Package consists of four courses. 

Block 1A:
Planning & Process Management
Supply Chain Management & ICT

Block 1B:
Project Management
Markets, Organization & Innovation

For more information, download the flyer.


Construction Management & Engineering (spring semester)

This Exchange Study Package consists of four courses. 

Block 2A:
Collaborative Design & Engineering
Building Information Modelling & 5D Planning

Block 2B:
Industrialization & Innovation in Construction
Infrastructure Management

For more information, download the flyer.


Water Engineering & Management (fall semester)

This Exchange Study Package consists of four or five courses. 

Block 1A:
Hydrology 

Choose 1 of 2 options:
Water Systems
Water Footprint Assessment

Block 1B:
Design Project Water
Data analysis

For more information, download the flyer.


Water Engineering & Management (spring semester)

This Exchange Study Package consists of four or five 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

For more information, download the flyer.


Transport Engineering & Management (fall semester)

This Exchange Study Package consists of four or five courses.

Block 1A:
Supply Chain Management & ICT
Planning & Process Management

Block 1B:
Transport Modeling

Choose 1 of 2 options:
Traffic Operations
Public Transport in Urban Areas

For more information, download the flyer.


Transport Engineering & Management (spring semester)

This Exchange Study Package consists of four courses.

Block 2A:
Land Use & Transport Interactions
Mathematical Optimization in Transport

Block 2B:
Sustainable Transport
Traffic Management

For more information, download the flyer.


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

Although we prefer you to choose one or two of the above mentioned exchange study packages, it might be that you would really like to choose your own set of courses. In that case, 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. By clicking on the courses in this overview you will be directed to the course catalogue, which contains more detailed course information. Note that students are expected to take 15 EC each quartile.