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Civil Engineering for Mitigation of Risk from Natural Hazards

24 months
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156 EUR/year
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About

The Master of Science in Civil Engineering for Mitigation of Risk is jointly offered by the University of Pavia and the School of Advanced Studies of Pavia (IUSS).

Overview

The University of Pavia and the School of Advanced Studies IUSS Pavia present a new international Master of Science programme in Civil Engineering for Mitigation of Risk from Natural Hazards.

The Master of Science in Civil Engineering for Mitigation of Risk programme from University of Pavia is structured in two curricula:

  • Reduction of Seismic Risk (ROSE)
  • Hydrogeological Risk Assessment and Mitigation (HYRIS)

Courses are taught in English by highly qualified professors with an internationally recognized scientific activity. 

Career opportunities

This Master Course is designed to shape civil engineers with outstanding scientific and professional skills that are fully aware of the multi-faceted aspects of the seismic and hydrogeological risk. Graduates may find employment in engineering design and consulting offices, construction companies,agencies of civil protection, governmental institutions, regional authorities, management offices, international organizations, insurance and re-insurance companies, research institutions.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Dynamics of Structures
  • Reinforced Concrete Structures
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Computational Mechanics
  • Probability and Statistics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree or other officially recognized study titles awarded abroad in engineering
  • Engineering background proved by your transcript
  • Knowledge of the English language at a level no lower than level B2 of the CEF (Common European Framework)
  • A strong final ranking/current average

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    156 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 156 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    156 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 156 EUR per year during 24 months.

Fees based on students’ family income which range from 156 to 4000 EUR/year. 

Living costs for Pavia

600 - 950 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

  • Fee Waiver: exemption from the payment of the 1st year’s University tuition fee.
  • EDiSU Pavia scholarship: Edisu scholarship benefits for all level applicantsinclude:an accommodation, one meal per day at the canteens and a sum of money.
  •  SUBJECT-SPECIFIC SCHOLARSHIP:  special scholarship offered to the students of Civil engineering for mitigation of risk from natural hazards.
  •  “INVEST YOUR TALENT IN ITALY” and “STUDY IN ITALY”  : The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairsoffers scholarships to applicants fromspecific countries, fulfilling some meritrequirements and enrolling in Master’sDegree programs.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

Civil Engineering for Mitigation of Risk from Natural Hazards
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University of Pavia

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