MSc Programs in Civil Engineering

Compare 61 MSc Programs in Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering

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 in Civil and Environmental Engineering

Tufts University - School of Engineering
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2019 USA Medford + 1 more

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) is an interdisciplinary department that provides flexible and rigorous training within the intellectually rich environment of our highly ranked university. [+]

Graduate Program

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) is an interdisciplinary department that provides flexible and rigorous training within the intellectually rich environment of our highly ranked university. Through full and part-time options, CEE graduate programs train students as experts in the natural and built environment, bringing together the fields of environmental health, engineering mechanics, structural, Geosystems, and water resources engineering to address key societal issues related to how and where we live, work, and interact.

Crucially, our programs combine classroom teaching with hands-on learning experiences and close mentoring to help our students gain the knowledge and tools to become professional engineers and/or pursue careers in a variety of traditional and emerging fields, including those related to infrastructure, environmental and water resources engineering, environmental hazards, sustainability, climate change, and data analytics.... [-]


Master in Civil Engineering

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

The main objective of this program is an in-depth understanding of the main aspects of analysis and design of all kinds of advanced load-bearing constructions, as well as of material technology. [+]

MSc in Civil Engineering

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

A major objective of our programme is to develop an in-depth understanding of the main aspects of analysis and design of all kinds of constructions and to provide a solid knowledge of material technology. An important issue is the optimisation of the form of structures and the material selection, with due consideration of their environmental impact, sustainability and life-cycle cost. Several systems are considered: conventionally reinforced or pre-stressed, either in steel or concrete, as well as those composed of novel materials like fibre-reinforced material systems. You can also wish to specialise in water resources. Courses on different aspects of water resources management (rivers, urban water, groundwater, water quality) are offered in close collaboration with our Master of Water Resources Engineering programme.... [-]


MSc Civil Egineering

Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE)
Campus Part time September 2018 USA Milwaukee

Advance your career with a master’s degree in civil engineering. Our convenient evening classes provide the flexibility your schedule demands. [+]

Advance your career with a master’s degree in civil engineering. Our convenient evening classes provide the flexibility your schedule demands.

MSOE’s Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCVE) program is designed to equip students with the advanced knowledge 
and skills necessary for professional practice. The MSCVE program was designed to address the new civil engineering Body of Knowledge requirements for graduate programs developed by the American Society of Civil Engineers. Students will be able to specialize in one of the following three areas: (1) construction management, (2) environmental and water resources engineering, and (3) structural engineering.

Completion of the MSCVE program satisfies the proposed educational requirement promulgated by the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying calling for a minimum of a master’s degree or equivalent as a prerequisite for professional engineering licensure.... [-]


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. [+]

25% Tuition fee discount if paid by the end of April 2018 + 5% Extra for 2 instalments

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. ... [-]

MSc Water and Environmental Engineering

An-Najah National University
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Palestinian Territories Nablus

The Masters of Science in Water and Environmental Engineering at An-Najah National University is a foundation of leadership for environmental professionals. The Water and Environmental Studies Institute (WESI) is a well-established multidisciplinary postgraduate institute with an international reputation and high experience for excellence in water and environmental engineering. [+]

Faculty

Faculty of Graduate Studies

Program Description

The Masters of Science in Water and Environmental Engineering at An-Najah National University is a foundation of leadership for environmental professionals. The Water and Environmental Studies Institute (WESI) is a well-established multidisciplinary postgraduate institute with an international reputation and high experience for excellence in water and environmental engineering. The program was designed by academic leaders in the Water and Environmental Studies Institute at An-Najah National University and benefiting from experts and programs in applied science at regional institutes and universities. The focus of the program is on studying the environmental effects and impacts of current human activities and development on the present and future (in quality and quantity and in time and space) of environmental and natural resources.... [-]


Civil Engineering

International Accelerator
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 USA Boston

When people say, “That’s a feat of engineering!” they’re likely talking about civil engineering – the oldest of the disciplines. From Roman aqueducts to superhighways, civil engineers make our world work better by planning, design, construction, operation, and maintenance of buildings, highways, railways, airports, seaports and the like. [+]

Civil Engineering

When people say, “That’s a feat of engineering!” they’re likely talking about civil engineering – the oldest of the disciplines. From Roman aqueducts to superhighways, civil engineers make our world work better by planning, design, construction, operation, and maintenance of buildings, highways, railways, airports, seaports and the like.

There’s always a need for rebuilding, maintaining and further developing infrastructure, so the demand for civil engineers has never been greater. Civil engineers can find career opportunities in industry, government and private consulting.

Master of Science in Civil Engineering

The Master of Science program in Civil Engineering emphasizes coursework as well as research. You’ll be encouraged to specialize in a defined area of civil engineering, but you might also want to combine subject material from different areas of specialization and interdisciplinary related courses.... [-]


Master of Engineering in Mining, Geological, and Geophysical Engineering

University of Arizona
Online Campus Part time 18 - 24 months September 2018 USA Tucson + 1 more

The Master of Engineering in Mining, Geological, and Geophysical Engineering is one of the only online programs of its kind, examining fundamental concepts supported by groundbreaking research in the field. You’ll gain an advanced understanding of core technical principles while also pursuing coursework in finance and management, legal issues, and other administrative concerns specific to the emphasis area that is chosen. Armed with this focused skill-set, you’ll be well-prepared to pursue mining and geological engineering roles and other enhanced opportunities in the field. This program is available both campus and online. [+]

This program is available both campus and online.

The Master of Engineering in Mining, Geological, and Geophysical Engineering is one of the only programs of its kind, examining fundamental concepts supported by groundbreaking research in the field. You’ll gain an advanced understanding of core technical principles while also pursuing coursework in finance and management, legal issues, and other administrative concerns specific to the emphasis area that is chosen. Armed with this focused skill-set, you’ll be well-prepared to pursue mining and geological engineering roles and other enhanced opportunities in the field.

The program is comprised of an entirely flexible curriculum, allowing you to choose from a number of emphasis areas, including (but not limited to):... [-]


MSc in Civil Engineering

University of Dundee
Campus Full time 12 months September 2018 United Kingdom Dundee

Deepen your knowledge, increase your understanding, and develop skills in Civil Engineering, in preparation for a career in industry, commerce or academia. [+]

The MSc in Civil Engineering builds on our renowned research expertise and industrial experience in current aspects of Civil Engineering. It is designed both for people pursuing a higher degree soon or immediately after obtaining their first degree and for those with considerable work experience.

Dundee is a pre-eminent centre for Civil Engineering with internationally-renowned research groups in concrete technology, fluid mechanics, geotechnical engineering, lightweight and deployable structures, and construction management.

Professional Accreditation: ICE/IStructE

This programme is accredited by the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE), and the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation (CIHT) and the Institute of Highway Engineers (IHE) at Chartered Engineer (CEng) Level. The programme is accredited as follows:... [-]


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.... [-]


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 Stolberg (Rhineland) + 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.... [-]


Master of Science in Building Technology

Aalto University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Master's Programme in Building Technology offers comprehensive academic and professional education in a variety of 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.... [-]


M.Sc. Civil Engineering - Civil Engineering Structures

Warsaw University of Technology
Campus Full time 18 months October 2018 Poland Warsaw

A three-semester program and preparation of the final M.Sc. thesis under the guidance of the Faculty supervisor allows students to acquire comprehensive knowledge and qualifications in the area of civil engineering. [+]

Faculty of Civil Engineering offers the following programs conducted in English:

Master of Science in Engineering

1,5-year graduate program in the area of Civil Engineering with specialization:

Civil Engineering Structures (CES)

A three-semester program and preparation of the final M.Sc. thesis under the guidance of the Faculty supervisor allows students to acquire comprehensive knowledge and qualifications in the area of civil engineering. Graduates of the Master program can handle design problems with a high degree of complexity and investment projects of a unique nature. They are prepared to carry out research projects and can manage design projects or run construction companies.... [-]


Master of Science in Civil & Environmental Engineering

The George Washington University - School of Engineering & Applied Science
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 3 years January 2019 USA Washington + 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:... [-]


MSc Civil Engineering

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Campus Full time Part time 18 - 36 months September 2018 China Suzhou + 1 more

Civil engineering encompasses all of the key elements of engineering design of the built environment. As such this programme provides you with broad, advanced-level training in the application of the civil engineering principles of structural, environmental and geotechnical engineering, fluid mechanics and advanced materials. [+]

Overview

China has invested heavily in infrastructure development. There are a large number of active construction projects within the local environment of the University, making XJTLU an ideal location for an engineer in training. XJTLU’s masters' programmes attract students from across the world, generating an international feel within a Chinese context. This combination provides you with an excellent cross-cultural experience.

Civil engineering encompasses all of the key elements of engineering design of the built environment. As such, the MSc Civil Engineering programme provides you with broad, advanced-level training in the application of the civil engineering principles of structural, environmental and geotechnical engineering, fluid mechanics and advanced materials. The programme introduces you to modelling approaches that allow the effective and sustainable design of structures and systems within the built environment. In addition, it provides you with design perspectives that allow you to extend your knowledge from fundamental principles to the appreciation of the influence of using sustainable materials.... [-]


Management and Engineering in Structural Engineering and Risk Management of Industrial Facilities (MME-CONSTRUCT)

RWTH International Academy / RWTH Aachen University
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Germany Stolberg (Rhineland) Netherlands Maastricht + 2 more

M.Sc. Management and Engineering in Structural Engineering and Risk Management of Industrial Facilities (MME-CONSTRUCT) provides an industrial engineering Master's degree program that gives you the choice and flexibility to work at the interface of technology and economics: two increasingly interlinked fields. [+]

New Program in Cooperation with MSM Maastricht School of Management

Expected Start in Winter Semester 2018/19 Graduates with the expertise to understand both the art of management and the complexities of engineering processes are increasingly sought after in today's industrial world.

M.Sc. Management and Engineering in Structural Engineering and Risk Management of Industrial Facilities (MME-CONSTRUCT) caters to this demand in providing an industrial engineering Master's degree program that will give you the choice and the flexibility to work in two increasingly interlinked fields: at the interface of technology and economics. The need for continuous education and specialization is inevitable for professionals looking for career development and stability. Such professional engineers specialized in the field of industrial facilities are lacking, especially in developing countries. M.Sc. MME-CONSTRUCT is a new international interdisciplinary Master's degree course in the field of civil engineering focusing on structural engineering and risk management of industrial facilities.Therefore it covers both technical and socioeconomic aspects.... [-]