EPOKA UNIVERSITY

FACULTY OF ARCHITECTURE AND ENGINEERING

DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING

DOCTORATE (PhD) PROGRAM IN CIVIL ENGINEERING

The curriculum of the PhD program:

Year I - First Semester

T

P

C

ECTS

CE 8xx

ELECTIVE COURSE

3

0

3

7.5

CE 8xx

ELECTIVE COURSE

3

0

3

7.5

CE 8xx

ELECTIVE COURSE

3

0

3

7.5

CE 8xx

ELECTIVE COURSE  

3

0

3

7.5

Total:

12

0

12

30 

Year I - Second Semester

T

P

C

ECTS

CE 8xx

ELECTIVE COURSE

3

0

3

7.5

CE 8xx

ELECTIVE COURSE

3

0

3

7.5

CE 8xx

ELECTIVE COURSE

3

0

3

7.5

CE 8xx

ELECTIVE COURSE  

3

0

3

7.5

Total:

12

0

12

30 

Year II+III

T

P

C

ECTS

CE 800

PhD Thesis

0

0

0

120

Total:

0

0

0

120

Note:        T – Theoretical hours

P – Practical hours

C – Credits according to American System      

ECTS – Credits according to ECTS System

List of Elective courses:

Course Code

Course Name

T

P

C

ECTS

CE 801

Research Methods

3

0

3

7.5

CE 804

Numerical Analysis

3

0

3

7.5

CE 805

Computer Programming for Structural Dynamics

3

0

3

7.5

CE 811

Advanced Structural Dynamics

3

0

3

7.5

CE 812

Behavior of RC Members and Structures

3

0

3

7.5

CE 813

Bridge Assessment

3

0

3

7.5

CE 814

Earthquake Engineering

3

0

3

7.5

CE 815

Pre-stressed Concrete

3

0

3

7.5

CE 816

Advanced Structural Design

3

0

3

7.5

CE 817

Earthquake Resistant Design of Building Structures

3

0

3

7.5

CE 818

Performance Based Seismic Design

3

0

3

7.5

CE 819

Nonlinear Structural Analysis

3

0

3

7.5

CE 820

Finite Element Analysis

3

0

3

7.5

CE 821

Economic Decision Analyses in Construction

3

0

3

7.5

CE 822

Project Planning

3

0

3

7.5

CE 823

Risk Management in Construction

3

0

3

7.5

CE 824

Advanced Construction Management

3

0

3

7.5

CE 833

Wastewater Treatment Processes

3

0

3

7.5

CE 834

Advanced Hydrology

3

0

3

7.5

CE 841

Soil Behavior

3

0

3

7.5

CE 842

Advanced Soil Mechanics

3

0

3

7.5

CE 843

Advanced Foundation Engineering

3

0

3

7.5

CE 844

Finite Element Applications in Geotechnical Engineering

3

0

3

7.5

CE 851

Concrete Durability

3

0

3

7.5

CE 852

Advanced Concrete Technology

3

0

3

7.5

CE 853

Advanced Materials of Construction

3

0

3

7.5

CE 854

Repair and Retrofitting Concepts in Construction Materials

3

0

3

7.5

CE 855

Repair and Strengthening of Structures

3

0

3

7.5

CE 856

Condition and Vulnerability Assessment of Buildings

3

0

3

7.5

CE 861

Design of Dams

3

0

3

7.5

CE 862

Hydraulic System Design

3

0

3

7.5

CE 863

Advanced Water Distribution Networks

3

0

3

7.5

CE 864

Fluid Transient in Closed Conduits

3

0

3

7.5

CE 865

Sediment Transport

3

0

3

7.5

CE 866

Computational Fluid Dynamics

3

0

3

7.5

CE 871

Advanced Traffic Engineering

3

0

3

7.5

CE 872

Advanced Transportation Engineering

3

0

3

7.5

CE 873

 Pavement Design

3

0

3

7.5

CE 874

Advanced Highway Materials and Construction

3

0

3

7.5

CE 880

Specialization Field Course

3

0

3

7.5

CE 881

Special Studies in Civil Engineering

3

0

3

7.5