Strategy and action plans

DTU Civil Engineering is a part of Technical University of Denmark and operates within the area of civil engineering


The mission of DTU Civil Engineering is to proactively develop decision basis and technology in support of sustainable developments - for the benefit of society. This will be accomplished through research, education, innovation and research-based consultancy in the area of civil engineering.


It is our vision to be positioned among the world’s 10 highest ranked civil engineering departments, to be excellent in research in a selected range of civil engineering disciplines, to be among the most attractive departments for students and a preferred provider of graduates, to be the favoured consulting partner to industry and public authorities nationally and internationally and finally to develop innovative new solutions and processes for the construction industry and building users.

Development Goals and Measures 2017-2020

Please find the latest plan for DTU Civil Engineering's Development Goals and Measures, UMV 2019-2022, in English here.