M.Eng. On Campus

Lightweight Membrane Structures

Danube University Krems

24 months
8450 EUR/year
8450 EUR/year
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Become an authority in the consulting, planning and execution of Lightweight Membrane Structures projects and be part of our powerful network of experts. Start a lifetime interdisciplinary career with the Lightweight Membrane Structures programme of Danube University Krems.


Key facts

Lightweight Membrane Structures are made of flexible, non-rigid materials ranging from simple sails up to stadium roofs. State of the art building materials and the latest fabrication technologies are combined with the highest engineering knowledge provided by the world leading experts in the field of Lightweight Membrane Structures.

Target Group

The Lightweight Membrane Structures programme of Danube University Krems is for:

  • Building Professionals - Architects
  • Engineers
  • Building Experts in private or public sector

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History of membrane architecture and engineering
  • Applications and purpose of tensile structures
  • Unique selling proposition (usp) of membrane structures
  • Concept of shape and geometry in tensile structures
  • The architecture approach, design strategies
  • Context, concept and programme of architectural space

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Registration and application for admission
  • Annex admission fee
  • Letter of intent (motivational letter)
  • Europass CV
  • A valid passport or personal ID card (original)
  • Evidence of tertiary level education (certificate of award and transcript of records, notification). Foreign documents must be submitted together with the required notarial certifications and legalization.
  • Evidence of general qualification for university entrance (baccalaureate, matriculation certificate, proof of suitability to study).
  • Notifications, provided they do not have a digital official signature.
  • Evidence that specific criteria for admission required in the respective curriculum are met (language skills, professional experience, training).
  • Documents concerning name changes (marriage certificate), if applicable.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    8450 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16900 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8450 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16900 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.

Living costs for Krems

800 - 1200 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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Lightweight Membrane Structures
Danube University Krems


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