Building Contractor Postgraduate Program

This program is available only in Hungarian at the moment.


Duration of the training

  • 4 semesters


Requirements of application

  • At least civil engineering, architecture degree in bachelor or college training. In case of an engineering degree on any other major the application is considered individually or without criteria or conditions, or with completing credits in required disciplines.


The name of the qualification in the diploma

  • Building contractor


The objectives of the training

  • The objective of the postgraduate program is to train building contractor professional engineers with up-to-date knowledge of engineering qualifications who, based on their experience gained in the successful engineering activities and higher level vocational skills, are able to lead and organize building processes, construction companies and construction management of complex projects.

Our graduates will develop competence or acquire knowledge in the following areas

  • have knowledge on technical development, research, management, and project management tasks related to civil engineering structures, facilities and construction engineering,
  • can understand and design complex and specialized engineering facilities,
  • can manage all activities related to construction engineering, structural engineering tasks in particular, environmental protection, quality control, consumer protection, product liability, and the principle of equal access,
  • are competent in the area of occupational health and safety, technical and economic legislation, as well as basic knowledge of engineering ethics.

The curriculum contains the following subject modules

  • Building science subjects: 30 credits
  • Construction technology I, Construction technology II, Geotechnics, Structures, Construction technology III, Organizational and management subjects: 36 credits
  • Management skills, Law, Building leadership, Organization, Project management, Enterprise management, Economics subjects: 44 credits
  • General economic skills, Pre-calculation and pricing, Quotations and tendering procedure, Enterprise management skills I, Enterprise management skills II.
  • Thesis: 10 credits

ECTS credits: 120, internship: -

Updated: 2017.11.13.

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