Masters Degree in Transportation Engineering in Belgium

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Transportation Engineering

A masters is the first level of graduate coursework and can be obtained after you receive a bachelor’s degree. Earning a masters usually requires two years of full-time study, which amounts to 36 to 54 semester credits.

 

Ports, railroads and highways are all products of the skills that may be learned through an education in transportation engineering. Students who complete courses in this field may have the chance to join several excellent careers, such as airport engineer, highway engineer and railroad engineer.

Belgium offers a market oriented higher-level education that is based on skills and innovation. The country's higher education institutions offer an interactive at the same time research oriented university education before joining the job market.

Top Master Programs in Transportation Engineering in Belgium 2017

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Master of Transportation Sciences by distance learning

Hasselt University
Online 3 years September 2017 Belgium Hasselt Diepenbeek

As a student you have two options: To gain the master degree you must successfully pass the seven core modules, one optional module and the Master Thesis, accumulating 120 credit points (ECTS). In general, you will spend [+]

Best Masters in Transportation Engineering in Belgium 2017. As a distance-learning student (practitioner) you have two options: To gain the master degree you must successfully pass the 8 core and 3 specialisation courses, take part in an international study visit, do an internship and write and defend a master thesis, accumulating 120 credit points (ECTS). In general, you will spend your first two years studying 11 taught courses. In your final year, you will do an internship and work on your master thesis. Depending on the sector you are employed in, practitioners may have the opportunity to carry out the internship in their own place of employment. To gain course certificates you must successfully pass one or more course units. All courses are organized in a two-yearly cyclic schedule. There are typically 3 taught course units per semester. Specialisation When you apply for the Master of Transportation Sciences for practitioners, you need to choose your specialisation. This can be either: Mobility Management Traffic Safety The chosen specialisation will influence your study programme, as well as the topic of your master thesis. The master thesis topic can be proposed by practitioners, and relate to their job content. The choice for a specialisation has to be made at the time of enrolment. Specific admission requirements In addition to the standard requirements the following specific requirements are applicable. 1/ DIPLOMA REQUIREMENT: All applicants should hold at least a university diploma or a diploma of higher education equivalent to a (academic) bachelor degree, the... [-]

Master of Transportation Sciences

Hasselt University
Campus Full time Part time 2 years September 2017 Belgium Hasselt Diepenbeek + 2 more

A modern and international transport system is important for moving people, goods and information in a local, regional and (inter)national context. Moreover it is connected to economic [+]

A modern and international transport system is important for moving people, goods and information in a local, regional and (inter)national context. Moreover it is connected to economic growth! A continuous increase in traffic volumes, for passenger transport as well as freight forwarding transport, leads to major challenges concerning land use, impact on urban areas, traffic safety issues, traffic flow, atmospheric pollution and travel behaviour. The international master programme in Transportation Sciences of Hasselt University is a multidisciplinary master programme, which trains students and practitioners to identify transportation and traffic safety issues and to come up with solutions by themselves, taking into account several parameters: economic, social, urban, environmental and infrastructural. Several transport and traffic safety issues are thus highlighted in an overall multidisciplinary perspective. Since transportation is a cross-border field, it is also important to put the focus on the international aspects related to this domain. As a Master in Transportation Sciences we offer you the opportunity to regularly exchange views with experts and fellow students from home and abroad. Within the master programme there are teachers, both nationally and internationally recognized as experts in their field. Students in the international master in Transportation Sciences come from all over the world (Europe, Africa, Asia). Key Benefits The Master of Transportation Sciences at Hasselt University is unique in that: it is a multidisciplinary master programme, which pays attention to economic, social, urban, environmental and infrastructural aspects; it takes sustainable development into account; it focuses on transportation, as well as on traffic... [-]