MSc Programs in Civil Engineering

Compare 59 MSc Programs in Civil Engineering

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If you enjoy the job that you currently have, but are looking for a way to improve your paycheck, then you may want to consider pursuing an MSc in your field. Available at campuses around the globe, a Master’s Degree enables you to work in a variety of fields in diverse locations. One such degree is in civil engineering.

If you are considering pursuing your masters, you may be wondering, “What is an MSc in Civil Engineering?” In the world of academics it is a Master of Science that provides you with opportunities to take courses in a variety of fields to prepare you for jobs across a broad field. Topics covered in these classes include sustainable building design, water engineering, geotechnics, transportation, and conservation. Other areas of focus may include environmental engineering, planning, and developing. These courses take place in the classroom but include research projects in the field working with professionals.

Earning your Master of Science in Civil Engineering can accelerate your career to a new level of success and satisfaction. While preparing you for jobs in the engineering sector, the program also helps you build relationships with classmates, teachers, and professionals already working in the field.

The cost of a degree program differs depending upon what school you choose to attend. European schools may have different costs than those in the United States or other countries. The financial representative of the institution you choose to pursue can answer any questions you have about tuition and payments.

Once you have received your MSc in Civil Engineering, you will have opportunities to work in many different positions. You may find yourself working for the local or national government as a construction consultant. You can also work locally with design companies who build a variety of structures. Other common jobs related to this degree include designers of transportation systems such as highways, railways, airports, and tunnels for local or national use. Civil engineers also analyze and test building materials and soils before construction can begin. Some engineers even work as college professors or supervisors of companies.

 

If you are interested in pursuing your MSc in Civil Engineering, your possibilities are great. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form. 

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MSc Architectural Engineering

Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE)
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 5 years September 2018 USA Milwaukee + 1 more

Reach the next level of expertise with a master’s degree in Architectural Engineering. You’ll enjoy convenient scheduling and one-on-one interaction with expert faculty who bring their real-world experience to the classroom. [+]

Reach the next level of expertise with a master’s degree in Architectural Engineering. You’ll enjoy convenient scheduling and one-on-one interaction with expert faculty who bring their real-world experience to the classroom.

MSOE’s Master of Science in Architectural Engineering (MSAE) degree offers an emphasis in either structural engineering or in mechanical-electrical-plumbing (MEP) systems. Students that select the MEP option have the ability to choose elective courses to focus on mechanical, electrical, or plumbing systems. It meets the needs of architectural, civil or structural engineers who desire increased knowledge to design structural, mechanical, electrical or plumbing systems for modern buildings.... [-]


MSc Civil Engineering and Construction

Mediterranean College, Athens
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years October 2018 Greece Athens

The MSc Civil Engineering and Construction is a unique and particularly contemporary course of study, that encompasses knowledge from all areas related to the Civil Engineer profession and includes modules that teach the latest industry developments and their application on real Engineering problems. Its aim is to equip students with the necessary technical skills and theoretical background for the design and construction of new, complex infrastructures or the reinforcement of existing constructions. [+]

A course designed in consultation with leading companies so as to address the local and international industry needs. Includes particularly innovative and distinct modules from all areas of the Civil Engineering science (Structural, Hydraulic, Infrastructure, Construction Management). Academic staff is active professionals and researchers, who convey to students contemporary developments in their field. Students link academic knowledge with real industrial applications, by engaging with construction projects as part of their studies. Students produce individual research that can lead to publications in international conferences and journals.

The MSc Civil Engineering and Construction is a unique and particularly contemporary course of study, that encompasses knowledge from all areas related to the Civil Engineer profession and includes modules that teach the latest industry developments and their application on real Engineering problems. Its aim is to equip students with the necessary technical skills and theoretical background for the design and construction of new, complex infrastructures or the reinforcement of existing constructions.... [-]


Master of Science program in Management and Engineering in Structural Engineering and Risk Management of Industrial Facilities (MME-Construct)

Maastricht School of Management
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Netherlands Maastricht Germany Aachen + 2 more

The Master of Science program in Management and Engineering in Structural Engineering and Risk Management of Industrial Facilities (MME-CONSTRUCT) is an intensive yet exciting two-year full-time program. The program will provide you with a unique practical experience and prepares you to work at the interface of technology, engineering, management and economics. [+]

Do you want to become an expert in managing structural engineering?

The MME-CONSTRUCT offers you an educational experience which integrates the technical and socio-economic requirements needed in the development and construction of industrial structures. Many industrial facilities suffer from design problems. These often arise from a lack of co-ordination between management and the engineers involved. This Master’s program combines the disciplines of management and engineering, and also provides you with insights from civil engineering.

5 reasons to follow this program

Broaden your career optionsIn today’s interconnected industrial world, technically specialized engineers endowed with business and management skills greatly improve their chances for employability. The program focuses on structural engineering and the development of risk management competencies that are key in building industrial facilities. You will be able to pursue a career in the multidisciplinary field of industrial facility design and to bring management skills to the industry, the public sector and non-governmental organizations.... [-]


MSc Civil Engineering

Cracow University of Technology
Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2018 Poland Kraków

Graduating from the CUT (studies in English) will provide an opportunity for the building license application, after certain legal requirements are fulfilled. After a two-year practical training period, the graduates will also have a chance to apply for the European Union engineer degree, which is honoured in all European Union countries. [+]

The Faculty of Civil Engineering is one of the largest faculties of Cracow University of Technology, and is also among the most prominent Polish faculties educating prospective civil engineers. Our Faculty offers 14 specializations, including Building and Engineering Structures, Road Engineering, Railroad Engineering, Mechanics of Materials and Structures, Bridges and Underground Structures, Technology and Management of Construction.

As Poland joined the European Union in 2004, students and research workers were given new opportunities for academic exchanges, as well as studying in English at universities abroad. Today, students of Civil Engineering Faculty have both the knowledge of the technical subjects and a good command of English.... [-]


Master of Science in Building Technology

Aalto University
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Master’s Programme in Building Technology offers students comprehensive academic and professional knowledge of the different disciplines within civil and structural engineering. [+]

The Master's Programme in Building Technology offers comprehensive academic and professional education in a variety of disciplines within civil and structural engineering.

Civil engineering plays a key role in creating safe and healthy built environments, which are essential elements of everyday life and well-being. Combining the global needs for energy efficiency and sustainability with the characteristics of a good living environment requires theoretical understanding, professional skills and a broad perspective.

The Master’s Programme in Building Technology deals with the design, construction, use and maintenance of civil engineering structures, such as buildings and bridges. With its four main topics – structural engineering, building performance, construction management and mineral-based materials – the programme offers knowledge and skills necessary for future careers in industry, research, education or government bodies. Based on your individual choices, you may specialise in topics like building energy use, building services technology, repair and maintenance, indoor air quality and fire safety engineering.... [-]


MS Civil Engineering

Kennesaw State University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Kennesaw Marietta

The Master of Science in Civil Engineering Program provides engineering graduates, technical professionals, and working engineers an opportunity to advance their professional careers by offering courses in a variety of civil engineering disciplines, including structural, geotechnical, water resources, environmental, and transportation. [+]

The Master of Science in Civil Engineering Program provides engineering graduates, technical professionals, and working engineers an opportunity to advance their professional careers by offering courses in a variety of civil engineering disciplines, including structural, geotechnical, water resources, environmental, and transportation.

Regular Admission Policy:

BSCE from ABET accredited engineering program. Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.

Regular admission may also be granted in other cases based on a review of the applicant's record, including, but not limited to the following:

BSCE from a foreign university that is comparable to an ABET accredited program. Professional accomplishments, such as PE license, completion of noteworthy projects, a record of scholarly publications. Successful completion of graduate level engineering coursework from a recognized institution. ... [-]

Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE)

American University of Sharjah
Campus Full time September 2018 United Arab Emirates Sharjah

Our Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE) is popular with professionals who wish to combine advanced civil engineering practice with technical research so that they can play a commanding role in the industry both in the UAE and abroad. [+]

Our Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE) is popular with professionals who wish to combine advanced civil engineering practice with technical research so that they can play a commanding role in the industry both in the UAE and abroad.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE) program at AUS is to prepare professionals for advanced careers and/or doctoral studies related to civil engineering. The program strives to create a conducive academic environment that promotes excellence in teaching and research to assist the students in becoming competent, innovative and responsible professionals with effective communication skills.

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MSc in Civil Engineering: Structural Engineering

Poznan University of Technology
Campus Full time 18 months February 2018 Poland Poznań

The graduate obtains the scientific degree of Master of Science, and the title of Engineer. During studies, the student acquires both theoretical knowledge and practical skills in civil engineering with a special reference to strength of materials, structural analysis, geomechanics, building technology, enterprise management, steel structures, concrete structures, timber structures with numerical methods in computational mechanics (statics, stability, dynamics) of structures, and other additional subjects. [+]

MSc in Structural Engineering

The graduate obtains the scientific degree of Master of Science, and the title of Engineer. During studies, the student acquires both theoretical knowledge and practical skills in civil engineering with a special reference to strength of materials, structural analysis, geomechanics, building technology, enterprise management, steel structures, concrete structures, timber structures with numerical methods in computational mechanics (statics, stability, dynamics) of structures, and other additional subjects. The graduate is capable of solving complex problems in civil engineering, with the practical application of computer-aided design.

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Master of Science in Civil & Environmental Engineering

The George Washington University - School of Engineering & Applied Science
Campus Full time Part time 4 semesters September 2018 USA District of Columbia + 1 more

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering offers graduate degree and certificate programs that are designed to help students explore solutions for issues such as improving clean water access; designing intelligent transportation systems to alleviate traffic congestion; improving the crash-worthiness of cars; and designing bridges to become more resistant to earthquake. [+]

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Program Overview

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering offers graduate degree and certificate programs that are designed to help students explore solutions for issues such as improving clean water access; designing intelligent transportation systems to alleviate traffic congestion; improving the crash-worthiness of cars; and designing bridges to become more resistant to earthquake.

Students choose from six areas of focus:

Engineering Mechanics Environmental Engineering Geotechnical Engineering Structural Engineering Transportation Safety Engineering Water Safety Engineering

The Department collaborates with several entities throughout the greater D.C. metropolitan area for research, including:... [-]


Master of Science in Civil Engineering

Western New England University
Campus Full time 12 - 24 months September 2018 USA Springfield

The Master of Science in Civil Engineering program offers the advanced degree you need to take your career to the next level. [+]

The Master of Science in Civil Engineering program offers the advanced degree you need to take your career to the next level. Whether you are interested in full-time study or you are a working professional pursuing your studies part-time, our graduate term structure will allow you to accelerate your studies. The program can be finished in as little as one year studying full-time and as few as 18 months studying part-time. Classes will typically be offered once a week during the early evening.

Why Choose the MS in Civil Engineering?

Whether planning for the future, rebuilding after the natural or man-made destruction of infrastructure, or modernization of antiquated systems, civil engineering projects worldwide are fueling an enormous demand for engineers who possess advanced degrees. With the MS in Civil Engineering degree from Western New England University, you will be prepared to take advantages of these opportunities.... [-]


Master of Science in Architectural Engineering

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Campus Full time September 2018 USA San Luis Obispo

The Architectural Engineering Specialization was developed for those individuals interested in strengthening their understanding of structural behavior, becoming more familiar with the relationship between structures, architecture, and construction, plus becoming familiar with current design and analysis trends in the structural engineering profession. The program is ideal for continuing engineering students and for individuals who have graduated and wish to re-enter academia after gaining valuable work experience. [+]

About the Program

The Architectural Engineering (ARCE) specialization was developed for those individuals interested in strengthening their understanding of structural behavior, becoming more familiar with the relationship between structures, architecture, and construction, plus becoming familiar with current design and analysis trends in the structural engineering profession.

The program is ideal for continuing engineering students and for individuals who have graduated and wish to re-enter academia after gaining valuable work experience. For those students still enrolled at Cal Poly-SLO, there is an option to graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering and a Master of Science with an Architectural Engineering Specialization simultaneously.... [-]


MSc in Civil Engineering Structures

City University of London
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom City of London + 1 more

Develop your knowledge, design and analysis skills, engage with modern challenges in structural engineering and transform your professional profile with this accredited technical MSc in Civil Engineering Structures. [+]

Develop your knowledge, design and analysis skills, engage with modern challenges in structural engineering and transform your professional profile with this accredited technical MSc in Civil Engineering Structures.

Who is it for?

This course is for professional engineers who want to specialise in structural engineering or move into this area of expertise to advance their career. Normally students have an undergraduate degree in engineering or a related discipline. Students who don’t have qualifications in civil engineering usually have relevant work experience in civil engineering structures so they are familiar with working within the specific technical domain.

"We encourage students to explore and look for original solutions within a supportive and well-equipped environment. Students get experience in team working on technical projects that are challenging, but incredibly beneficial for their future careers. We want our graduates to go and work across the world so we foster innovative approaches to design in a studio setting." Course Director, Dr Tatyana Micic... [-]


MSc Tunnelling and Underground Space

The University of Warwick, School of Engineering
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years October 2018 United Kingdom Coventry + 1 more

This degree is accredited as meeting the requirements for Further Learning for a Chartered Engineer (CEng) for candidates who have already acquired an Accredited CEng (Partial) BEng(Hons) or an [+]

This degree is accredited as meeting the requirements for Further Learning for a Chartered Engineer (CEng) for candidates who have already acquired an Accredited CEng (Partial) BEng(Hons) or an Accredited IEng (Full) BEng/BSc (Hons) undergraduate first degree. See Joint Board of Moderators for further information. This degree is endorsed and supported by the British Tunnelling Society and the International Tunnelling Association. This photo shows some of our MSc students on a site visit to the Crossrail Thames Tunnel. Many thanks to Hochtief-Murphy JV for such an enjoyable and interesting day.

Learning Options Enrol on the MSc full-time for 12 months (October to September) Enrol on the MSc part-time for 24 months Study an individual module (without enrolment on the MSc) as a one-week short course ... [-]

Master of Science in Structural and Building Products Engineering

Kaunas University of Technology
Campus Full time 18 months September 2018 Lithuania Kaunas

Structural and Building Products Engineering programme focus on the development of these competencies and provides a unique mix of experimental and computational modelling expertise. [+]

Advanced building products technology and structures, digital construction, policies of sustainable development and energy saving require both comprehensive technical knowledge and the application of analytical, decision making and critical thinking skills.

Structural and Building Products Engineering programme focus on the development of these competencies and provides a unique mix of experimental and computational modelling expertise.

Internationally recognised research

Research groups led by professors V. Vaitkevičius, Ž. Rudžionis, V. Doroševas conduct internationally recognised research in building materials and structures.

Focus on development

The programme focuses on the development of analytical and advanced approach towards building products and structures, their characteristics and applications.... [-]


Master in Architectural Engineering

Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Belgium Brussels

The Master of Science in Architecture trains designers to realize the synergy between the engineering and the architecture disciplines. [+]

MSc in Architectural Engineering

This master is jointly organised by Vrije Universiteit Brussel in collaboration with Université Libre de Bruxelles, leading to a joint master's degree.

The Master’s programme in Architectural Engineering combines structural engineering and architectural studies with management training.

The programme trains you to design large-scale architectural projects that add value to complex, mainly urban, situations. You’ll be working in a design studio, where a variety of aspects related to your task come together: analysing a historical, architectural and urban context, setting up a programme and designing a pleasant building complex with adequate materials, an efficient structure equipped with sustainable techniques. This synergy is to be expected, given the complex and advanced nature of architectural design at Master level. The university manages the interaction between these disciplines and combines it with a scientific attitude. This means you’ll receive a scientific education at a high level, that optimally prepares you for the job market.... [-]