Overview

The Construction Information Technology program uniquely blends civil engineering with advanced digital expertise, offering a comprehensive understanding of IT solutions tailored to the construction field, including building information modeling and digital twins. Students master structural design while gaining proficiency in cutting-edge technologies, positioning them to address future challenges in the industry driven by digital and sustainable transitions and evolving regulations. This program is ideal for aspiring civil engineers seeking a strong foundation in digital and IT skills.

With practical experiences, work placements, and a forward-looking curriculum, this program ensures that graduates are not only well-prepared for immediate employment but also poised to excel in the rapidly transforming world of construction. Further post-graduate opportunities are available through specialized Master’s programs in the same field, opening doors to advanced career paths.

Semester starts

August

Degree info

  • Bachelor of Engineering
  • 4 academic years / 240 ECTS
  • Location: Myyrmäki Campus
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Tuition fee: 11 000€ / academic year

Edunation application period

Joint Admission
• 27.12.2023 - 12.01.2024
Rolling Admission
• 08.02.2024 – 25.04.2024

The primary objective of the Construction Information Technology program is to equip students with a unique skill set that seamlessly integrates civil engineering expertise with cutting-edge information technology solutions specifically designed for the built environment. This program empowers aspiring civil engineers with robust digital and IT skills, enabling them to excel in the digital and green transition era within the construction industry.

The program offers a blend of core civil engineering courses and scientific fundamentals, with a strong focus on cutting-edge information technology solutions tailored for the construction and built environment. Collaboration with the industry is integral, featuring work placements, innovation projects, and a comprehensive Bachelor’s thesis, ensuring the relevance and utility of research topics.

● Core Studies: 40 ECTS
● Professional Studies: 115 ECTS
○ Civil Engineering: 70 ECTS
○ Computing Basics: 10 ECTS
○ Digital Construction: 30 ECTS
○ Sustainable Construction: 5 ECTS
● Elective/Optional Studies: 30 ECTS
● Innovation Project: 10 ECTS
● Work Placement: 30 ECTS
● Bachelor’s Thesis: 15 ECTS

Upon completion of the Construction Information Technology program, you’ll have a range of career options at your fingertips. Beyond roles in structural design, your skill set will open doors to various fields, including:

● BIM modeling
● Quality control and coordination
● Algorithmic design
● Project analysis (using tools like LCA/LCC and energy simulation)
● Data management of projects
● Management of common platforms
● Implementation and training of software programs
● Data analytics
● Creation of AI solutions
● Building and maintaining digital twins
Furthermore, you can expand your horizons through post-graduate studies.

The admission requirements for the program can found on the university page.

Further information about the tuition fee and available scholarships for the program can found on the university page.

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