Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech

Bachelor's degree in Public Works Engineering

2017-2018 academic year

The specialised training provided by the bachelor’s degree in Public Works Engineering (formerly the bachelor's degree in Construction Engineering) will offers you an specialised training in managing and implementing projects in the areas of civil constructions, hydrology and urban transport and services, the development of which is in much demand from society. You will acquire skills in sustainable engineering; the planning, design, construction, maintenance and management of civil engineering projects and infrastructure, including roads, bridges, dams, water treatment plants, railways, seaports and coasts; logistics systems; and economic and spatial planning. You will be able to perform calculations, assessments, studies and reports for any business in the sectors in which civil and environmental engineering play a role.

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Duration
4 years
Study load
240 ECTS credits (including the bachelor's thesis). One credit is equivalent to a study load of 25-30 hours.
Delivery
Face-to-face
Fees and grants
Approximate fees per academic year: €2,431 (€3,646 for non-EU residents). Consult the public fees system based on income (grants and payment options).
Official degree
Recorded in the Ministry of Education's degree register
Double-degree agreements
With universities around the world
  • Bachelor's degree in Public Works Engineering + Master's degree in Civil Engineering and Diplôme d’ingénieur from the École des Ingénieurs de la Ville de Paris (EIVP), France.
  • Bachelor's degree in Public Works Engineering + Master's degree in Civil Engineering and Master and Diplôme d’ingénieur within the specialisation Travaux Publics from the École Spéciale des Travaux Publics, du Bâtiment et de l’Industrie (ESTP), France.
  • Bachelor's degree in Public Works Engineering + Master's degree in Civil Engineering and Diplôme d’ingénieur from the École Supérieure d’Ingénieurs des Travaux de la Construction de Caen (ESITC), France.
Places
70
Registration and enrolment
What are the requirements to enrol in a bachelor's degree course?
Legalisation of foreign documents
All documents issued in non-EU countries must be legalised and bear the corresponding apostille.
  • CompulsoryECTS
  • OptionalECTS
  • ProjectECTS
Professional opportunities
  • Planning, management and organisation of civil engineering projects.
  • Construction, maintenance and management of public works and buildings.
  • Supervision and management of infrastructure construction processes.
  • Execution and management of consulting, environmental and services projects in engineering, industrial and service companies.
  • Technical and management positions with government agencies.
  • Self-employment.
Academic calendar
General academic calendar for bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees courses
Academic regulations
Academic regulations for bachelor’s degree courses at the UPC
Language certification and credit recognition
Queries about language courses and certification
Location
Barcelona School of Civil Engineering (ETSECCPB) Barcelona School of Civil Engineering (ETSECCPB)

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