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Lakehead University - Faculty of Graduate Studies

Faculty of Graduate Studies
955 Oliver Road
Thunder Bay, ON
Canada P7B 5E1

Civil Engineering (Ph.D.)

   
Program Information
Degree: Doctorate
Field of Study: Civil Engineering, General
Description The PhD program in Civil Engineering is designed to train independent researchers. Our students are called upon to perform highly specialized and original research that makes a distinct contribution of knowledge to one of the major focus areas of our program: Structural Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Construction Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Rock Engineering, Water Resources Engineering, and Transportation Engineering. Under the direct supervision of one of our faculty members, our PhD candidates learn to review the state of current technical knowledge in an engineering research area, to identify strengths and weaknesses in this research and to devise a new research initiative to contribute to the area. Students must carry out this research project with objectivity and care, and they are expected to document and publish their results in internationally recognized journals and conferences.
Website: Civil Engineering (Ph.D.) at Lakehead University - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Thesis Based? Yes
Requirements
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: October 25, 2017