Natural Hazards and Risks in Structural Enginееring
- Winter semester
- Mode of admission:
- without admission restriction
- Study mode:
- On campus
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Five Reasons to choose this Master's Program
The Master's in Natural Hazards and Risks in Structural Engineering addresses global challenges by equipping students with vital tools for incorporating natural phenomena into civil engineering design. The course blends practical structural engineering with advanced computational mechanics, dynamics, and stochastic analysis concepts. Students gain essential skills for innovative work in earthquake, flood, and wind engineering, fostering technical success and personal growth internationally.
The M.Sc. in Natural Hazards and Risks in Structural Engineering is designed for individuals with a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a related area of study who aim to advance their professional careers.
Special Program Features
Live in beautiful Weimar
Weimar is a vibrant historical city, which retains its dynamic spirit of innovation, continuously drawing creative minds and fostering an engaging academic environment. Studying in Weimar offers the opportunity to be part of numerous student initiatives that actively shape the community, making it an inspiring place for learning and growth.
Develop German skills
The structure of the study program enables students to learn some German by completing free German language courses. Students can choose German as an elective module.
As per university-level regulations, the M.Sc. Natural Hazards and Risks in Structural Engineering program can be pursued on a part-time basis, making the program more accessible and accommodating to a diverse range of learners.
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The application requirements for the study program in “Natural Hazards and Risks in Structural Enginееring” are:
A bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a related field.
If the first university degree is not based on a final academic project, the applicant must submit other academic work they have produced.
Additionally, the Examination Committee must ensure that the candidate’s prior degree is equivalent to the B.Sc. program in Civil Engineering. If not, the Examination Committee may attach additional conditions for admission, which the candidate must meet. In such cases, candidates are not legally entitled to gain access to the prοgram.
GPA of 2.5 or better (according to a German systеm).
The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.
Specification: A minimum overall band score of 6.5 with no other component score less than 6.0.
Specification: The institution code for the Bauhaus University Weimar is 8968.
Application & Admission
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Application Procedure & Selection
If you want to apply, please apply through uni-assist: € 75 for the first application, € 30 for each additional.
Application Procedure for the DAAD-EPOS: If you want to apply for the DAAD-EPOS scholarship, please apply through the application portal of the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar. Application until 15th October one year before.
If the first university degree is not based on a final academic project, the applicant must submit other academic work they have producеd.
The NHRE Master's programme at Bauhaus-Universität Weimar offers a rich selection of study modules, each with its own unique research focus. International students have the benefit of tailoring their education, thanks to the flexibility of the programme and the use of English as the language of instruction. They are also able to learn German alongside their studies. For those seeking a more specialised path, the option to choose from a range of elective modules provides a truly personalised experience. I found this programme to be very beneficial in gaining a comprehensive understanding of structural engineering and discovering diverse career options available in Europe.