Civil engineering deals with construction of such facilities as buildings, bridges, tunnels, airports, railways, highways and environmental systems. Planning, design, construction/reconstruction, operation and maintenace of these facilities are genarally carried out by civil engineers. Graduates of civil engineering programmes are offered engineering and administrative posts in industry, construction, research, government and consulting companies.
Civil engineers need to be familiar with a number of disciplines in order to cope with various problems met in their profession. In the Civl Engineering curriculum at the Warsaw University of Technology tere are the following subject areas of study:
The proposed educational programme supported by the field practices is consistent with the contemporary trends in the development of technology and fulfils needs of the building industry. The experienced professors provide a high level of courses, which contain a broad spectrum of educational content, with a large proportion of practical activities (projects, classes, laboratories).
3-semester programme and preparation of the final M.Sc. thesis under the guidance of the Faculty supervisor allows the students to acquire comprehensive knowledge and qualifications in the area of civil engineering.
The graduate programme of study leading to the Master of Science in Engineering degree is a three-semester programme which requires 90 ECTS credits for completion, including credits earned for research and thesis.
Graduate studies offer five specialized courses:
Students choose their specialization from the beginning. During studies under advisors supervision student riches comprehensive qualifications in the selected area and defences the MSc thesis.
Some of the offered courses are: Building Law, Property Valuation, Advanced Mathematics, Theory of Elasticity and Plasticity, Mechanics of Structures, Building Materials Engineering, Concrete Structures, Metal structures, Reliability of Structures, Computer-Aided Design, Methodology of Building Process Design; and Diploma Profiles, Dissertation, Diploma Examination.
1. Application documents:
2.Good knowledge of English (appropriate certification required)
3. High score in subjects of topical fields (required only at some Faculties).
To apply, the candidate must register online at:
After your account is activated, you must fill in the application form and upload the required documents (below). Process of admission begins after ALL mentioned documents are submitted.
1. Certificate of Secondary Education or B.Sc. diploma
2. Legalised Documentation
3. Application Fee – proof of payment
4. Copy of Passport
5. English language certificate
You must legalise your original Certificate of Secondary Education or B.Sc. diploma.
There are two types of legalisation of international documents, depending on the country of the document issue.
You must legalise:
! Please note: for bachelor degree studies, the certificate must include a statement that the candidate can continue education in the country of the document issue. If the statement is not included, you will have to obtain a special certificate from the Polish Embassy or any other appropriate office (Ministry of Education or an equivalent office) in the country where the document was issued.
The procedure of legalising a foreign document is different in each country. Depending on their home country, candidates can do it at:
If you are a citizen of the Hague Adoption Convention country you are required to present a document called Apostille. You can obtain it from the Polish Embassy or Consulate in your home country.
As a foreign candidate you must legalise your documents at the Polish Embassy or Consulate in your home country and/or at the appropriate government office.
Please note: Legalisation mustnot be done on a photocopy of documents. It can be done on a duplicate, on a separate document or, in case of some countries, on an original diploma or certificate.
Candidates must pay €200 application fee to cover the costs of administration procedures. When making the transfer, please write your full name and give a clear description of the purpose of payment and the name of the recipient e.g. John Smith Kowalski, 200 Euro Application Fee, Civil Engineering.
Please note: Application fee is non-refundable.
Please transfer the fee to:
Account number: 69 1240 6003 1111 0010 5413 2862
Swift code: PKO PPL PW, IBAN code: PL (plus the account number if required)
3. Copy of Passport
Scan and upload the photo page of your passport
4. English language certificate
Candidates must have anappropriate document certificating their English language competences or they must come from a country where English is an official language.
Below you can find a list of such required certificates:
Certificates issued by institutions affiliated by the Association of Language Testers in Europe (ALTE) - levels of ALTE Level 3 (B2), ALTE Level 4 (C1), ALTE Level 5 (C2), in particular Certificates:
Educational Testing Service (ETS) — in particular Certificates:
City & Guilds, City & Guilds Pitman Qualifications, Pitman Qualifications Institute:
Edexcel, Pearson Language Tests, Pearson Language Assessments:
Education Development International (EDI), London Chamber of Commerce and Industry Examinations Board:
Certificates telc GmbH, WBT Weiterbildungs-Testsysteme GmbH:
If you do not hold any of the listed certificates, please contact the International Students Office. Depending on your language skills or other presented certificates, the Faculty might accept your admission.
No work experience is required.
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The Warsaw University of Technology, so named in 1915, continues the tradition of the Preparatory School for the Institute of Technology set up in Warsaw in 1826 thanks to the efforts of Stanislaw Staszic. The University's roots also reach down to the Hipolit Wawelberg and Stanislaw Rotwand School of Machine Construction and Electrical Engineering, created in 1895. The many generations of engineers it turned out and its significant contributions to the development of technical sciences earned the Warsaw University of Technology an acclaimed position in the country as well as international renown.