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International Virtual Course 2021

Introduction to Humanitarian Engineering


Detailed schedule (routinely updated) can be seen in: here

Course Description

The ENabling Humanitarian Attributes for Nurturing Community-based Engineering (ENHANCE) project will be hosting an international virtual course on July- August 2021 aims at discussing and provide an understanding to Higher Education Engineering students of how humanitarian engineering implemented in engineering project and activities. There will be talks on the theory of humanitarian engineering from ethical, cultural and practical perspectives, following by several case studies on its implementation in various sectors. Interactive discussion-based activities will help you to envisage how they could be implemented within your practice.

Date of Course

The course will be held for 16 sessions from 15th July 2021 – 26th Aug 2021

Course schedule



Register Now: https://admission.itb.ac.id/registration/nonreguler/ivc
Motivation Letter Form: https://tinyurl.com/MotivationFormIVC2021
Application deadline: 12th July 2021

Course Topics

  • Challenges and opportunities in Engineering Higher Education in the pandemic era
  • Sustainability
  • Water and Environmental Management
  • Case Study 1: Disaster Management and Humanitarian Response : Role of Engineers
  • Case Study 2: Bangladesh Case for Grand Humanitarian Challenges
  • Case Study 3: Rural Development
  • Case Study 4: Vietnam Case for Grand Humanitarian Challenges
  • Project Presentation

The instruction is in English and conducted via Zoom meeting platform.

Course Instructors

Prof. Georgia Kremmyda (University of Warwick)
Prof. Mohammad Shoeb (University of Dhaka)
Dr. Nguyen Tien Thuy (Ho Chi Minh City University of Transport)
Adipandang Yudono, S. Si., MURP, Ph.D. (Universitas Brawijaya)
Ir. Intan Supraba, S.T., M.Sc., Ph.D., IPM, ASEAN Eng. (Universitas Gadjah Mada)
Prof. Krishna S. Pribadi (Institut Teknologi Bandung)
Endra Susila, S.T, M.T, Ph.D. (Institut Teknologi Bandung)
Ir. Muhamad Abduh MT,Ph.D. (Institut Teknologi Bandung)
Prof. Reini D. Wirahadikusumah (Institut Teknologi Bandung)
Budi Hasiholan, ST., M.Eng., Ph.D. (Institut Teknologi Bandung)

Target Audience

Indonesian and International students with any educational backgrounds relevant to the course
Professionals (academia, industry, government, etc.) from all backgrounds are also welcomed to apply.

Application Documents

  • Student Card ID / Personal ID card / employment ID card
  • Academic transcript (mandatory for Indonesian Student)
  • Passport Photo
  • Motivation Letter


Free for students (undergraduate, postgraduate or professional degree program)
IDR 1,000,000 for professionals (academia, industry, government, etc)


The course is equivalent to KU3012 Humanity Project A (1 Credit).

Learning outcomes for this course:
(b) an ability to prelimnarily design components, systems, and/or processes to meet desired needs within realistic constraints in such aspects as law, economic, environment, social, politics, health and safety, sustainability as well as to recognize and/or utilize the potential of local and national resources with global perspective,
(d) an ability to identify, formulate, analyze, and solve complex engineering problems,
(f) an ability to initiating effective communication in oral and written manners,
(h) an ability to initiate to work in multidisciplinary and multicultural team.

Introduction to Humanitarian Engineering – Enhance IVC 2021
Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering – Institut Teknologi Bandung
Jl. Ganesha No. 10 Bandung – Indonesia
Dr. Ir. Eko Charnius Ilman, ST, MT (enhance.ivc@ftsl.itb.ac.id)