1 I Program Title and Degree offered
  • English Full Name   :   Doctor of Philosophy (Civil Engineering)
  • Abbreviation             :  Ph.D. (Civil Engineering)
2 I Degree Information
  • Duration      :  3 years (6 semesters) for Plan 1.1 and 2.1
    4 years (8 semesters) for Plan 2.2
  • Tuition Fee  :  35,500 Baht/Semester
3 I Potential Career for Graduates

After successfully completing your studies, you will be able to work as civil engineers conceive, design, build, supervise, operate, construct and maintain infrastructure projects and systems in the public and private sector, including roads, buildings, airports, tunnels, dams, bridges, and systems for water supply and sewage treatment. Many civil engineers work in planning, design, construction, research, and education.

4 I Selection Method

In accordance with the Naresuan University rules and regulations. The program committee reserves the rights to require more qualifications as deemed appropriate.

5 I Course Synopsis and Methodology
No.
Description
Number of Credit
Plan 1.1 Plan 2.1 Plan 2.2
1

Course Work              – a minimum of

1.1 Core Courses        – a minimum of

1.2 Elective Courses

12

3

9

24

6

18

2

Thesis

48

36

48

3

Required Non-Credit

3

3

6

Total number of credits                 – a minimum of

48

48

72

  • Plan 1.1  : For whom graduated with a Master’s degree.
  • Plan 2.1  : For whom graduated with a Master’s degree.
  • Plan 2.2  : For whom graduated with a Bachelor’s degree.
6 I Student Requirements

Students are required to have the characteristics and academic qualifications according to the regulations for Naresuan University and addition regulations of department of civil engineering, faculty of engineering.

7 I Example of Curriculum : Ph.D. (Civil Engineering)

Plan 2.1

Core Courses

  • Statistics, Probability, and Reliability for Civil Engineers

 

Electives Courses

  • Advanced Open Channel Hydraulics
  • Reliability-Based Design for Geotechnical Engineering
  • An Assessment of Climate Change Impacts on Water Resources
  • Rock Mechanics
  • Computational Hydraulics
  • Seismic Design of Structures
  • Computer-Based Construction Project Management
  • Selected Topics in Construction Engineering
  • Construction Contracting
  • Selected Topics in Geotechnical Engineering
  • Construction Industry Law
  • Selected Topics in Structural Engineering
  • Discrete Choice Analysis
  • Selected Topics in Transportation Engineering
  • Geomechanics
  • Selected Topics in Water Resources Engineering
  • Geotechnical Engineering Design and Construction
  • Stability of Structures
  • Highway and Road Safety
  • Structural Design for Dynamic loads
  • Logistics and Freight Transportation
  • Structural Limit Design
  • Managing Engineering and Construction Companies
  • Traffic Management
  • Managing Sustainable Building Projects
  • Transportation and the Environment
  • Modeling of Hydrologic Processes
  • Water Resources Project Management
  • Numerical Method in Geotechnical Engineering
  • Advanced Open Channel Hydraulics

Plan 2.2

Core Courses

  • Statistics, Probability, and Reliability for Civil Engineers
  • Applied Mathematics for Engineers

 

Electives Courses

  • Advanced Civil Engineering Materials
  • Construction Contracting
  • Advanced Structural Analysis
  • Managing Engineering and Construction Companies
  • Advanced Mechanics of Materials
  • Managing Sustainable Building Projects
  • Structural Dynamics
  • Modeling of Hydrologic Processes
  • Construction Planning
  • Numerical Method in Geotechnical Engineering
  • Cost and Economics in Design and Construction
  • Probability Statistics and Decision for Civil   Engineering
  • Probability Statistics and Decision for Civil Engineering
  • Reliability-Based Design for Geotechnical   Engineering
  • Constructions Monitoring, Inspection and Control Process
  • River Hydraulics
  • Travel Demand Forecasting
  • Road Safety Engineering
  • Traffic Design and Operations
  • Rock Mechanics
  • Road Safety Engineering
  • Seismic Design of Structures
  • Economic Analysis for Transportation Engineering
  • Selected Topics in Construction Engineering
  • River Hydraulics
  • Selected Topics in Geotechnical Engineering
  • Water Resources Development and Management
  • Selected Topics in Structural Engineering
  • Advanced Hydrology
  • Selected Topics in Transportation Engineering
  • Water Resources Systems Analysis
  • Selected Topics in Water Resources Engineering
  • Advanced Soil Mechanics
  • Soil Dynamics
  • Advanced Foundation Engineering
  • Stability of Structures
  • Soil Dynamics
  • Structural Design for Dynamic loads
  • Earth Structures
  • Structural Dynamics
  • Seismic Design of Structures
  • Structural Limit Design
  • Structural Limit Design
  • Traffic Design and Operations
  • Advanced Finite Element Analysis
  • Traffic Management
  • Stability of Structures
  • Transportation and the Environment
  • Structural Design for Dynamic loads
  • Travel Demand Forecasting
  • Selected Topics in Structural Engineering
  • Water Resources Development and Management
  • Computer-Based Construction Project Management
  • Water Resources Project Management
  • Construction Industry Law
  • Water Resources Systems Analysis