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PhD Project Course in Civil and Offshore Structural Engineering OFF905

Project Course for PhD students in Civil and Offshore Structural Engineering

Course description for study year 2021-2022. Please note that changes may occur.

Course code




Credits (ECTS)


Semester tution start

Spring, Autumn

Number of semesters


Exam semester

Spring, Autumn

Language of instruction


Offered by

Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Mechanical and Structural Engineering and Materials Science

Learning outcome
After completed the course, the student shall have sufficiently detailed knowledge of the topic to be at the research front within the field and will be able to perform thorough research and development within the specific topic.
The course will contain topics at the advanced level in civil engineering and offshore structural engineering. The course is intended to bring the student to the research front in an area pertaining to his/her PhD project.
Required prerequisite knowledge

Report and presentation

Form of assessment Weight Duration Marks Aid
Report 1/2 Pass - Fail
Presentation 1/2 Pass - Fail

Both components must be passed in order to pass the course as a whole.

Course teacher(s)
Course coordinator: Jasna Bogunovic Jakobsen
Course teacher: Jonas Thor Snæbjörnsson
Course teacher: Kjell Tore Fosså
Course teacher: Samarakoon Mudiyansele Samindi Samarakoon
Course teacher: Sudath Chaminda Siriwardane Siriwardane Arachchilage
Head of Department: Tor Henning Hemmingsen
Method of work
Open for
The course is open for students registered for PhD study within the relevant research area.
The syllabus can be found in Leganto