The study program in Architecture Engineering focusses on architecture and urban design. The program offers diverse suites of learning activities and ensures the graduation of highly-qualified architects who are scientifically well-grounded. At the same time, they have the ability to engage imagination, think creatively, innovate and provide design leadership, while understanding professional ethics and codes of conduct as they apply to the practice of architecture. The graduates will be equipped with specific knowledge and skills so that they will be able to:

  • Establish themselves as practicing professionals in architectural engineering by utilizing the acquired technical knowledge, intellectual skills, and professional skills.
  • Contribute to the society and profession by handling the analysis, design, and assessment of complex problems and projects in the different disciplines of architectural engineering.
  • Pursue graduate study and research in different disciplines of architectural engineering in the German, European, and international academic institutions.
  • Demonstrate good work ethics, communication abilities, and utilization of information technology in the multicultural and increasingly changing society.
  • Work effectively as responsible professionals alone or in teams.
  • Engage in life-long learning to advance professionally in the fields of architectural engineering. 

The study program Bachelor of Science in Architecture Engineering consists of 6 semesters. Students earn a total of 180 ECTS credit points according to the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System.

Curriculum

Semester 1

Code

Course

ECTS

MATH

Mathematics

8

PHY

Physics

7

ARCH

Introduction to Architecture

4

ARCH

Visual Design and Architectural Drawing 1

  6

ARCH

Fundamentals of  Building Tech.

3

HUMA

Communication & Presentation Skills 1

  2

Semester 2

 

Code

 

Course

 

ECTS

ARCH

Design Studio 1

6

ARCH

Visual Design and Architectural Drawing 2

5

ARCH

CAAD/CAM 1

5

ARCH

Introduction to Urban Design

  4

ARCH

Building Tech 1

  4

ARCH

Structural analysis

  3

HUMA

Communication & Presentation Skills 2

  1

HUMA

Academic Study Skills

  2

Semester 3

 

Code

 

Course

 

ECTS

ARCH

Integrated Design Studio  (Design Studio2 + Building Tech)

9

ARCH

History of Architecture 1

4

ARCH

CAAD/CAM 2

5

ARCH

Fundamentals of Urban Planning

  3

ARCH

Theory of Architecture 1

  3

ARCH

Concrete Structures Design

  3

HUMA

Communication & Presentation Skills 3

  1

HUMA

Research Paper Writing

  2

Semester 4

Code

Course

ECTS

ARCH

Integrated Design Studio  (Design Studio2 + Building Tech)

9

ARCH

History of Architecture 2

4

ARCH

CAAD/CAM 3

5

ARCH

Housing

  3

ARCH

Theory of Architecture 2

  2

ARCH

Steel Structures Design

  3

ARCH

Legislation, Professional Practice and Contracts

  2

HUMA

Communication & Presentation Skills

  2

Semester 5

Code

Course

ECTS

ARCH

Integrated Design Studio  (Design Studio3 + Urban Design)

11

ARCH

Working drawings 1

4

ARCH

CAAD/CAM 4

      5

ARCH

 Introduction to Project Management/ Construction Management (PM/CM)

  3

Architecture and Urban Planning

ARCHU

Urban Sustainable Development

3

ARCHU

Introduction to Urban Sociology

4

Architecture and Building Technologies

 

ARCHB

 Ecology and Environmental Control Systems

3

ARCHB

Sustainable Building

4

Semester 6

Code

Course

ECTS

ARCH

Internship/ Training (8wks)

8

ARCH

Bachelor Thesis (Project and Report) (16wks)

22