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   Engineering Management   comprehensive profile   Jönköping University
comprehensive profile   Applied Measurement Science   comprehensive profile   University of Tartu
comprehensive profile   Sustainable Building Information Management   comprehensive profile   Jönköping University
comprehensive profile   Healthy and Sustainable Buildings     Technische Hochschule Deggendorf
  Wood, Construction, Energy and Logistics   comprehensive profile   ECAM Lyon - member of Lyon Polytechnic Institute
  Baurecht im Lebenszyklus von Bauwerken   comprehensive profile   Fachhochschule Münster
  Surveying (Building Surveying)   comprehensive profile   Northumbria University
  Surveying (Housing)   comprehensive profile   Northumbria University
  Engineering Agronomy, Food, Environmental Sciences   comprehensive profile   ISARA - member of Lyon Polytechnic Institute
  General Engineering   comprehensive profile   ECAM Lyon - member of Lyon Polytechnic Institute
  Bauphysik   comprehensive profile   Universität Stuttgart
  International Construction: Practice and Law   comprehensive profile   Universität Stuttgart
  Construction Project Management with BIM   comprehensive profile   Northumbria University
  MAS in nachhaltigem Bauen   comprehensive profile   Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft HTW Chur
  Future Cities   comprehensive profile   Northumbria University
  Bauingenieurwesen   comprehensive profile   Fachhochschule Münster
  Bauingenieurwesen   comprehensive profile   Universität Stuttgart
  Construction Management     Glasgow Caledonian University
  Sustainable Building Design     Southampton Solent University
  Construction Project Management     Sheffield Hallam University
  Earthquake and Civil Engineering Dynamics     University of Sheffield
  Earthquake Engineering with Disaster Management     University College London
  Project and Enterprise Management     University College London
  Engineering Project Management     University of Leeds
  Steel Construction     University of Sheffield
  Sustainable Mega-Buildings     Cardiff University
  Civil Engineering with Structural Engineering     University of Portsmouth
  Civil Engineering (Structural) (Doctoral Research)     Newcastle University
  Building Information Modelling Management     Middlesex University London
  Housing Development and Management     University of Reading
  Construction Management     University of Salford
  Structural and Fire Safety Engineering     University of Edinburgh
  Oil and Gas Structural Engineering     University of Aberdeen
  Built Environment (Research)     Sheffield Hallam University
  Civil Engineering (Environmental) (Doctoral Research)     Newcastle University
  Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management     Liverpool John Moores University
  Building Information Management     University of Portsmouth
  Subsea Engineering     Robert Gordon University
  Geotechnical Engineering and Management     University of Birmingham
  Architecture (Res.)     Plymouth University
  ...     ...


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