Incoming Students

At the Civil Engineering Department of NOVA FCT (DEC) incoming students from all over Europe at very welcome.

The Civil Engineering course is divided in 3+2 (Bachelor and Master), and you can find the structure and syllabus of most disciplines here:

Bachelor in Civil Engineering

Master in Civil Engineering

 Note: in case you don't find the intended syllabus in the links above, please try here


The following disciplines are given both in Portuguese and in English (Year 2021/2022):

Analysis of Structures I

Analysis of Structures II E

Reinforced Concrete Structures I

Reinforced Concrete Structures II

Finite Element Method

Steel Structures

Strengthening and Repair of Structures

Construction Project

Structural Project

Dynamics of Structures

Dissertation in Civil Engineering


The remaining disciplines are given in Portuguese only during classes. However, targeted support in class may be given in english, besides of course outside the class, and documentation in English is also referred or given.