Master of Civil Engineering
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Master of Civil Engineering

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Course content of the Masters programme

“Civil Engineering is the practice of improving and maintaining the built environment to enhance the quality of life for the present and future generation.”
Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)

This Masters course encompasses the planning and construction of buildings, objects and facilities. You will gain in-depth knowledge about design, construction and maintenance of the built environment such as bridges, roads and dams. As a student, you choose a specialised subject area, such as general, structural, or geo-technical civil engineering.

Admission requires a Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering or a similar degree in a related field of study. However, they depend on the particular university; therefore you should inform yourself about these requirements at the very university of your choice.

The standard period of study for a Master of Civil Engineering lasts four semesters and upon completion, you are awarded the academic title of Master of Science or Master of Engineering.

Career fields with a Masters degree in Civil Engineering

With a completed Masters degree in Civil Engineering, you are a sought after expert and have the opportunity of working in a variety of fields, such as:

  • Design, engineering and construction (construction engineering)
  • Civil engineering consultancies
  • Engineering and architectural firms
  • National and international construction companies
  • Planning authorities and public institutions for urban planning

Universities that offer a Masters degree in Civil Engineering:

    study programmes     universities
comprehensive profile   Sustainable Building Information Management   comprehensive profile   Jönköping University
comprehensive profile   Engineering Management   comprehensive profile   Jönköping University
  MAS in nachhaltigem Bauen   comprehensive profile   Fachhochschule Graubünden (FHGR)
  Baurecht im Lebenszyklus von Bauwerken   comprehensive profile   FH Münster
  Bauingenieurwesen   comprehensive profile   FH Münster
  Civil Engineering - Material and Structures in their Environment (C-ENG MSE)   comprehensive profile   Centrale Nantes (ECN)
  Civil and Structural Engineering     Teesside University
  Construction Law & Dispute Resolution     King's College London
  Building Information Management     University of Portsmouth
  Advanced Civil and Structural Engineering     University of Bradford
  Construction Project Management     Anglia Ruskin University
  Surveying (Building Surveying)     Northumbria University
  Building Surveying     London South Bank University
  Engineering with Finance     University of Kent
  Civil Engineering with Industrial Placement     University of Strathclyde
  Structural Engineering     University of Exeter
  Building Surveying with Facilities Management     Birmingham City University
  Sustainable Building - Performance and Design     Oxford Brookes University
  Smart Technologies for Infrastructure and Buildings     Liverpool John Moores University
  Mechanical Engineering     Kingston University
  Advanced Engineering Design     Brunel University London
  Construction Law and Dispute Resolution     Leeds Beckett University
  Project Management (Construction)     Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
  Structural Engineering     London South Bank University
  Earthquake and Civil Engineering Dynamics     University of Sheffield
  Civil Engineering with Geotechnical Engineering     University of Portsmouth
  Sustainable Civil and Structural Engineering     University of Liverpool
  Structural Engineering     University of Manchester
  Building Information Modelling and Project Collaboration     University of Derby
  Professional Engineering     Kingston University
  Civil Engineering (Environmental) (Doctoral Research)     Newcastle University
  Engineering     The Open University
  Civil Engineering (Transport) (Doctoral Research)     Newcastle University
  Engineering     University of Cambridge
  Research in Architecture, Construction and Surveying     Robert Gordon University
  Civil Engineering     University of Sheffield
  Civil Engineering (Structural) (Doctoral Research)     Newcastle University
  Architecture     Cardiff University
  Civil Engineering     University of Portsmouth
  Planning Built Environments     Birmingham City University
  ...     ...


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