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   Applied Measurement Science   comprehensive profile   University of Tartu
comprehensive profile   Sustainable Building Information Management   comprehensive profile   Jönköping University
comprehensive profile   Engineering Management   comprehensive profile   Jönköping University
comprehensive profile   Healthy and Sustainable Buildings     Technische Hochschule Deggendorf
  General Engineering   comprehensive profile   ECAM Lyon - member of Lyon Polytechnic Institute
  Bauphysik   comprehensive profile   Universität Stuttgart
  Wood, Construction, Energy and Logistics   comprehensive profile   ECAM Lyon - member of Lyon Polytechnic Institute
  Baurecht im Lebenszyklus von Bauwerken   comprehensive profile   Fachhochschule Münster
  International Construction: Practice and Law   comprehensive profile   Universität Stuttgart
  MAS in nachhaltigem Bauen   comprehensive profile   Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft HTW Chur
  Engineering Agronomy, Food, Environmental Sciences   comprehensive profile   ISARA - member of Lyon Polytechnic Institute
  Surveying (Housing)   comprehensive profile   Northumbria University
  Future Cities   comprehensive profile   Northumbria University
  Bauingenieurwesen   comprehensive profile   Fachhochschule Münster
  Bauingenieurwesen   comprehensive profile   Universität Stuttgart
  Surveying (Building Surveying)   comprehensive profile   Northumbria University
  Construction Project Management with BIM   comprehensive profile   Northumbria University
  Architecture     Ravensbourne
  International Construction Management and Engineering     University of Leeds
  Sustainable Building Engineering     Anglia Ruskin University
  Advanced Concrete Technology     University of Leeds
  Construction Law and Practice     University of Salford
  Structural Design & Construction Management     Kingston University
  Smart Technologies for Infrastructure and Buildings     Liverpool John Moores University
  Civil Engineering     University of Sheffield
  Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management     Liverpool John Moores University
  Professional Engineering     University of South Wales
  Building Surveying     University of the West of England
  Civil Engineering     University of the West of Scotland
  Management in Construction     Kingston University
  Civil Engineering     University of Nottingham
  Structural and Concrete Engineering     University of Sheffield
  Decommissioning     University of Aberdeen
  Housing Development and Management     University of Reading
  Construction Engineering     University of Cambridge
  Structural Engineering     London South Bank University
  Global Urban Development and Planning     University of Manchester
  Structural Engineering     University of Exeter
  Civil Engineering with Structural Engineering     University of Portsmouth
  Construction Management     University of Salford
  ...     ...


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