Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering is described as entirety of the processes, required for design, building, installation and operation of buildings and constructions – analyses theoretical and practical issues of structures, production technology, construction technology, and organisation of construction works. The BSc programme thoroughly covers the scientific fundamentals of civil engineering and computer-aided design skills required to apply them, providing a range of opportunities to put theory into practice through specialist laboratory classes, project works, group works using BIM methodology.

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Code 6121EX005
Location Kaunas
Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture
Cycle First cycle
Field Civil Engineering
Language Lithuanian, English
Study mode and duration Full-time studies - 4 y., Part-time studies - 6 y.
Degree awarded Bachelor of Engineering Sciences
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Values

Why @KTU?

Latest softwares and equipment

Building Information Modelling (BIM), applied in the study process, equips the students with the insight and tools to more efficiently plan, design, construct, and manage buildings and infrastructure.

Why @KTU?

Collaboration with industry partners

Wide range of industry partners provides the students hands-on experience in the class and on the site. The best students may be offered to be employed after successful practice.

Why @KTU?

Professional competitions

Testing ideas and technological solutions at professionals’ competitions “Technorama”, “Smart City”, “Structum”.

 

Skills

Building materials – composition, characteristics, production technology
Structures – construction, design, modelling
Technologies – planning, organisation, construction works

Engineering Structures Building materials Construction Technology Buildings Services Systems Engineering

Testimonials

Mantas Raišys

UAB "IMMO-INVEST", Director

 

During studies the person learns not only a certain "craft", but also develops an ability to communicate with people, which is very useful in the professional activities. Studies provide the ground and everything else depends on personal features – diligence, persistence, willingness to acquire knowledge, to move forward, and, of course, a little bit of luck.

Irmantas Burinskas

UAB "Sava ranga", Director

 

In my opinion, Bachelor degree studies of Civil Engineering at KTU are really promising and useful. As soon as I defended by Bachelor degree thesis at the qualification commission, I received congratulations, as well as an offer to work at design company AB “Pramprojektas" from one commission member. During studies I deepened my knowledge in design of structures for construction objects, I learned to work in team and make individual decisions, acquired fundamental knowledge and skills, which I later improved at the design company. It was interesting to study, knowing that I will be able to apply the acquired knowledge preparing projects for various buildings and constructions. It is a pleasure to see the objects designed by me travelling through Lithuania. After graduation I entered Master degree studies. During Master degree studies and my work at the company I got acquainted with the specifics of design, learned to use the latest design programmes. I had a great opportunity to work and at the same time study at the second cycle studies. Soon after graduation I was appointed the company's head of design department. When I gained sufficient experience in the area of design, I established my own company, which is still successfully working in Lithuanian market. I welcome the students of civil engineering for a professional placement at my company and offer employment to the most talented ones. However, I would like to wish the students of engineering not to be naive and expect that when they receive a diploma, their head will be filled with the information required for work. That is not so... You have to have a constant willingness to improve, sometimes you have sleepless nights, because that is how you acquire practical practice and become a specialist of your area.

Career

Student’s competences
– Knowledge of design and design and construction of buildings, operational principles of the engineering systems for water supply and sewage disposal, gas supply, electricity and safety, and production methods for construction products;
– Design, supervision and management of the process of construction of buildings and production of construction products, solving of engineering problems of various nature;
– Knowledge of the materials used in construction and their essential properties, structures and construction technologies;
– Knowledge and selection of appropriate construction methods for buildings with consideration to construction environment, costs of implementation, quality and reliability.

 

Student’s skills
– Able to demonstrate erudition and knowledge of the latest achievements of construction practice;
– Able to identify and reasonably justify the solutions for solving of the problems in the study area of civil engineering using design, construction and production methods, principles for construction project’s organisation and quality assurance, technical measures and their management methods, and information modelling and automation methods for construction works;
– Able to collect and interpret the data of civil engineering required for solving of significant social, scientific and ethical problems;
– Able to convey information, ideas, problems and solutions for the audiences of construction specialists;
– Able to make decisions and solve in practice the tasks of engineering work in the construction process taking into consideration the buildings, their structures, engineering systems, construction products and technologies.

 

 

You may become

– Coordination of supervision of construction works of limited and unlimited complexity buildings;
– Planning, coordination of the main areas of construction’s technical activities, activities of the authorised person managing construction works;
– Performance of the building’s technical maintenance and supervision of use applying the entirety of the law on construction and other legislations.

– Assessment of requirements, laws and legislations, normative technical documentation for construction implemented in the construction project;
– Representation of the builder (customer), management of the building’s technical maintenance, coordination of the activities of managers, quality assurance;
– Preparation of the part of construction project, supervision of construction works of the builder’s (customer’s) building, control of the building’s compliance with the construction project.

– Design of limited and unlimited complexity buildings, preparation of technical specifications of the entire construction project according to the customer’s requirements and construction rules;
– Work with computer equipment for design and drawing while creating, changing and providing the final version of digital working drawings.

 

Minimum requirements

Proficiency in English
Language requirements

IELTS ≥5.5, TOEFL ≥75, CEFR ≥B1, or equivalent

Eligibility CGPA
High school certificate

Maximum 3 years after high school graduation is eligible.

Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.

The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Russian.

The documents must be legalised (Apostille) by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the country where the documents were issued. This requirement does not apply for the documents issued in the EU and Belarus, Ukraine.

Minimum average grade (CGPA) > 60 % in each entry subject.

 

Score structure

Subject Coefficient Type
First subject

Mathematics

0,4

Final exam

Second subject

Physics

0,4

Final exam

Third subject

English language

0,2

IELTS, TOEFL, CEFR or equivalent

 

Tuition fee

Full-time studies 3200 €
Price per credit 53,33 €
 
Foreign nationals with Lithuanian origins and EU citizens
Full-time studies 2595 €
Part-time studies 1730 €
Price per credit 43,25 €
 
NOTE
Prices are being reviewed for the upcoming intake and are due to confirmation until 1st of April 2019

 

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