About the European Erasmus Mundus Master Course - 520121-1-2011-1-CZ-ERA MUNDUS-EMMC
Sustainable Constructions under natural hazards and catastrophic events

The focus of  master course SUSCOS_M is to provide attendees the engineering ability and know-how to design and construct structures in a balanced approach between economic, environmental and social aspects, enhancing the sustainability and competitiveness of the steel industry. The course is organized in three modules covering buildings; bridges and energy-related infra-structures from concrete, steel, timber, and composite structures and equipments with a practice oriented approach. A strong emphasis is given to the reduction of carbon footprint, the energy efficiency of buildings considering a life-cycle approach and the integration in the structural systems of renewable energies and innovative technologies.

The degree awarded is a Master Degree, provided as a multiple diploma. The MSc has duration of three semesters and is held on a rotating basis among partners. Coursework is concentrated in two countries and dissertation work is divided between all partners. Students may spend one term in one country and the coursework part of the second term in a second country. The dissertation can be carried out at any of the six partner countries.


The courses are lectured in English by academics from all partner institutions and invited teachers from associated members. The sixth edition (2017 - 2019) of the courses will start at the University of University Federico II in Naples in Italy (September 2017 - January 2018), it will then continue at the Coimbra University (till June 2018). The diploma work during the 3rd semester will take place anywhere among five partners (Coimbra, Prague, Liege, Timisoara or Naples) from September 2018 till February 2019.

In the QS World University Rankings 2014/15 the Czech Technical University in Prague is at 173th position among Engineering & Technology Universities, University in Naples at 210th and University in Coimbra at 291th place. Among the Faculties in Civil & Structural Engineering the Czech Technical University in Prague is in a group between 51st and 100th position and Universities in Naples and Coimbra in a group between 101st and 150th position. The QS World University Rankings uses performance indicators to rank the worldís top 400 Universities between more than 8 000 Universities registered, see www.topuniversities.com.


Coimbra webpage, Naples webpage, Liege webpageLulea webpage, Timisoara webpage

Newsletter, Leaflet with Grants. General Introduction in presentation. Graduation ceremony 2012-2014.
The Consortium Agreement in pdf. Multiple Degree Agreement in pdf. Annexes for 2017-2019. Ingrid+Zdenžk 1st edition

Partners Universities:      University of Coimbra      University of Liege      University Politehnica of Timisoara      Technical University of Lulea      University Federico II of Naples     Czech Technical University in Prague

Intranets: Students in Prague intranet 12-14 , 15-17, Board of Directors, Administration.

 Last update: Aug 2016