Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE)

General

Program Description

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.

Program Educational Objectives

Graduates of the MSCE program will be prepared to:

  • be successful professionals in a specialized area of civil engineering.
  • maintain a desire for research, innovation and lifelong learning.
  • uphold the responsibilities of the engineering profession.

Student Outcomes

Upon graduation, an AUS MSCE graduate should demonstrate the ability to:

  • perform research emphasizing creativity, independent learning and scientific methods in a chosen area of civil engineering.
  • apply advanced mathematics and engineering knowledge in identifying, formulating and solving engineering problems.
  • select and use techniques, skills and modern tools necessary for research or professional practice.
  • communicate effectively.
  • recognize the need for, and engage in, lifelong learning.
  • attend to professional and ethical responsibilities.
Last updated July 2018

About the School

American University of Sharjah is an independent, not-for-profit coeducational institution, based consciously upon American institutions of higher education. The university is a leading comprehensive ... Read More

American University of Sharjah is an independent, not-for-profit coeducational institution, based consciously upon American institutions of higher education. The university is a leading comprehensive coeducational university in the Gulf, and serves students from the region and from around the world. AUS aims to be the region’s leader in higher education, known for excellence and innovation in teaching, learning, research and service. Read less