Masters Programs in Construction

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A master's program is a common step taken to build upon previous baccalaureate studies. For those returning to school, the skills and knowledge obtained in these programs might advance an existing career.

What is a Master in Construction? These courses are most often focused on a specific realm within the general category of civil engineering. A program in construction management often includes classes in topics such as project management, planning and scheduling, contract law, estimating costs and safety procedures. These sessions are usually combined with the aim to equip graduates to handle the distribution of resources and management of labor necessary to execute large construction projects, such as roadways, buildings and waterways.

Students of these programs often develop an understanding of the resources necessary to develop and maintain infrastructure. This may lead to a greater appreciation of civil engineering, as well as an ability to see opportunities for improvement. The improved research skills and organization practices might also be useful in any number of personal or professional tasks.

Programs in this discipline vary widely in cost based on factors as disparate as location of the school and duration of the classes. Enquire directly with the institution for accurate figures.

The construction industry is often a source of many jobs at various levels of skill and education. A graduate of a construction management degree program might expect to find employment as a site manager. These positions could involve duties such as dealing with supply and logistics companies, developing schedules, and directing managerial staff. One might also find a position at a consultancy firm, providing services necessary to investors and governments, such as cost assessments, supply chain management or contract review.

Construction is often a complicated field, so plan your education carefully for the best chance at success. 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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Master In Civil and Environmental Engineering

Castelldefels School of Social Sciences
Campus Full time 24 months September 2017 Spain Barcelona

This course aims to introduce the basic mathematical concept and to develop arguments presented in the introductory section in order to provide students with operational tools to be applied both during this course and in other courses where quantitative methods are used, namely in Financial Mathematics or Statistics. [+]

Masters in Construction. Why study in CSSS? CSSS is in the cosmopolitan capital of Spain’s Catalonia region and one of the most culturally rich city Barcelona. It is enchanting seaside city with boundless dynamic and friendly atmosphere. We are an innovative and forward-looking college, focused on developing and adding value to the students careers globally. The College, has its lecturers who are leading thinkers and successful professional in their fields, offering a wide range of degrees at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels and provides supervision for students undertaking doctoral research. We offer students with excellent academic, libraries, accommodation, careers, support services and social facilities. Our essence mission is to provide the highest standard of education. Master in Civil Engineering Program Master in Civil Engineering Credits 120 Location Carrer de balmes 7, 1st Floor, 08007, Barcelona Language English Duration 24 months Intakes June, September & February Total Tuition fees 11,600 Euro (1st Year: - 5800 Euros, 2nd Year: - 5800 Euros) Awarding Body Ecampus University, Italy Overview OBJECTIVES This course aims to introduce the basic mathematical concept and to develop arguments presented in the introductory section in order to provide students with operational tools to be applied both during this course and in other courses where quantitative methods are used, namely in Financial Mathematics or Statistics. At the end of this course, students will have mastered the appropriate tools to better understand both mathematical and quantitative aspects of economic models. Our master degree course aimed at enabling graduates to enter the... [-]

Master in Project Management

OBS International - Online Business School
Online Full time Part time 12 months June 2018 Spain Barcelona + 1 more

The Master in Project Management is designed to train students to obtain the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification so that they know how to lead, plan, organize and supervise complex and global projects, achieving set objectives in terms of results and efficiency. [+]

Online Master for project managers to achieve the skills on leading, planning and supervising global projects Overview of the Master in Project Management Español y Bilingüe Current market dynamism and the companies that drive it give rise to an increasing need to manage multiple projects at once. As a result, at the Management level it is crucial to know the status of a company’s projects at all times, the scope of the projects the company is considering carrying out and the results of the projects that have been completed. The best way for businesses to do this is by ensuring the quality, skills and abilities of their Project Managers. The Master in Project Management is designed to train students to obtain the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification so that they know how to lead, plan, organize and supervise complex and global projects, achieving set objectives in terms of results and efficiency. OBS Business School, Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.) by the Project Management Institute (PMI) OBS Business School has been evaluated and recognized as a R.E.P. by the PMI, the world’s largest project management member association. R.E.P.s are organizations that have been approved by PMI to help project managers achieve and maintain the PMP certification, as well as other PMI's professional credentials. These organizations have met PMI’s rigorous quality criteria for course content, instructor qualification, and instructional design. Career prospects Project Director Program Manager Portfolio Manager Program Management Office (PMO) Project Leader Objectives Manage complex projects efficiently and effectively Lead teams... [-]

Master of Design

CEPT University
Campus Full time Part time July 2018 India Ahmedabad

The International Master of Interior Architectural Design is one of the first internationally oriented postgraduate degree programs in Interior Architecture in India. [+]

Masters in Construction. International Master of Interior Architectural Design (IMIAD) Program Overview The International Master of Interior Architectural Design is one of the first internationally oriented postgraduate degree programs in Interior Architecture in India. The program has philanthropic support from the Sir Ratan Tata Trust and the International Federation of Interior Architects, IFI. This program shares many features with the Interior Architecture and Design Masters at CEPT including the focus on research and opportunity for selecting from three specializations: Energy Efficiency Craft and Technology History,Theory & Criticism The program, along with its three focus areas, was envisioned to respond to the growing need for original and extensive research in the field of interior architecture and design. It aims at cultivating and strengthening a designer’s acute sensitivity towards global concerns and endowing them with a spirit of tolerance towards pluralism while encouraging accordance with traditional and cultural convictions. Research based stimulus that forms the unique core of these programs helps in redefining modern-day design thinking and practice. In order to complete the requirements for IMIAD, a student must complete one semester-long international exchange with one of the partner institutes of their choice, and one two-week-long international workshop at a pre-decided partner institute. IMIAD partner institutes include: Istanbul Technical University ITU University of Applied Sciences Stuttgart UASS Scuola Universitaria Professionale Della Svizzera Italiana SUPSI Curriculum The curriculum and pedagogy has been structured to promote research-based knowledge to form a new and unique set of programs, designed to be on par with the... [-]

Master In Management And Technological Innovation In Construction

Universidad de La Laguna
Campus Part time 1 year September 2017 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

This master's degree aims to train professionals in these new methodologies that are relevant today and are manifested as one of the innovation sectors in the field of construction management in the coming years: information models in construction - BIM (Building Information Modeling), integrated management systems, environmental management systems, quality management systems, risk identification and assessment, social-environmental responsibility of the construction company, control of construction management in Time, cost and time, analysis and diagnosis in the rehabilitation of buildings, innovative constructive technologies in the rehabilitation of buildings, technical inspection and auditing and energy certification of buildings, as well as innovation processes and new trends in the sector of the construction. [+]

The construction sector is moving towards a new conceptual framework that demands new technological, social, economic and environmental requirements and capacities. Construction is linked to new concepts such as innovation, sustainability, rehabilitation and maintenance, and new technologies applied to architectural and urban design and construction, industrialization and efficiency in managing the entire process. This master's degree aims to train professionals in these new methodologies that are relevant today and are manifested as one of the innovation sectors in the field of construction management in the coming years: information models in construction - BIM (Building Information Modeling), Integrated management systems, environmental management systems, quality management systems, risk identification and assessment, social-environmental responsibility of the construction company, control of construction management in installments, time And cost, analysis and diagnosis in the rehabilitation of buildings, innovative constructive technologies in the rehabilitation of buildings, technical inspection and auditing and energy certification of buildings, as well as innovation processes and new trends in the construction sector . Admission profile. Students who intend to enter must have a technical profile with knowledge in construction systems. The admission profile recommended to the Master is in line with those of the graduates of Technical Architecture, Architecture, Engineering Degree, Technical Architecture and Architecture degrees. These students have prior training level required for access to the Master, not conducting additional training being required. For other related qualifications, in the field of civil engineering, industrial engineering and agricultural and rural engineering, the Academic Commission will study each application individually and may,... [-]

Degree In Technical Architecture

Universidade da Coruña
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Spain A Coruña

The Degree of Technical Architecture is the only one that is imparted in Galicia that qualifies for the exercise of the regulated profession of Technical Architect. The period for this training is four years. [+]

Masters in Construction. Introduction The Degree of Technical Architecture Is the only one that is taught in Galicia that qualifies for the exercise of the regulated profession of Technical Architect. The period for this training is four years. Why study the degree This degree has numerous professional outlets, not only in Spanish territory but also in the international arena. A part of the reactivation of our economy involves the rehabilitation of existing architectural heritage and the creation of efficient new buildings, which is why it is necessary to train professionals well trained to practice as technicians and leaders of the building process. Construction, in all its aspects, absorbs a large part of the workforce of technicians and workers, both in construction companies of all sizes and in companies of auxiliary industries. What is learned The current legislation conforms the profession of Technical Architect as regulated profession whose exercise requires to be in possession of the corresponding official title of Degree. Order ECI / 3855/2007, of December 27, establishes the requirements for the verification of the official university degrees that qualify for the practice of the Technical Architect profession. The Order indicates the Competences that the students must acquire, included in the Curriculum of the EUAT of A Coruña: To direct the physical execution of the building works, their facilities and elements, carrying out the qualitative and quantitative control of what was built through the establishment and management of the control plans of materials, systems and execution of work, elaborating the... [-]

Master in Real Estate and Construction Management

KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Sweden Stockholm

The Master’s programme prepares graduates for the different occupations related to the real estate, government and construction management sectors. The hands-on approach to teaching and learning implies that class projects consist of activities [+]

The Master’s programme prepares graduates for the different occupations related to the real estate, government and construction management sectors. The hands-on approach to teaching and learning implies that class projects consist of activities that will provide students with job-related skills. The department’s close links with industry, local professional bodies and a strong alumni network allow the university to continually stay abreast of current developments and integrate these into our course offerings. Programme outline The curriculum of the programme covers four terms of full-time study. Within the programme it is possible to specialise in: Construction Project Management, Real Estate Development and Land Law or Building and Real Estate Economics. Some of the courses in Real Estate Development and Land Law are taught in Swedish. The first semester consists mainly of foundation courses for all students, after which it is possible to specialise according to educational background and interest. In the final semester, students will prepare a degree project thesis. Degree project Students will carry out a detailed study of a subject area within the scope of the programme. This provides the opportunity to apply the knowledge acquired from the courses, in a scientific manner, to a problem chosen within the research profile of the track. The degree project may be carried out at a company in Sweden or abroad, or students may work independently in an area of their own choice, as long as it falls within the research profile of the track. Once completed, the degree project will be presented... [-]

Master in Civil Engineering

Brawijaya University
Campus Full time Part time July 2018 Indonesia Malang

The Civil Engineering course addresses multiple interests of expertise, including: structures, geotechniques, inundations, transportation, and construction management. [+]

Masters in Construction. Master in Civil Engineering UB's Department of Civil Engineering was established in 1963 in conjunction with the founding of the UB. The Department of Civil Engineering has graduated no less than 1920 scholars S-1. The Civil Engineering course addresses multiple interests of expertise, including: structures, geotechniques, inundations, transportation, and construction management. This program is intended for graduates who are adaptable to all areas of Civil Engineering, and they are expected to master and apply the basic knowledge in the field, be familiar with information technology, apply logical thinking, be able to develop themselves continuously, and have a professional attitude. The students in the Civil Engineering Department are numbered between 400 to 500 each year. In 1997 a limited number of accepted students crossed the path to polytechnics and D3. In 2000 new admissions lines were extended by the extension program (SPMK). In 2001 the Department of Civil Engineering began to accept students from the School Partnership Selection Acceptance (LoA) and Institutional Partnership Enrollment Selection (SPKIns). In the year of 2008 the Civil Engineering Department had 44 academics, a staff with great qualifications and 8 people with S3, S2 and S1. In order to improve the quality of teaching and learning, some of the staff assigned to a higher level of education: 7 of them to the S3 level (PhD) and 1 person to the S2 level. The composition of the academic positions is: 3 Professors, 16 Associate Professors, 9 Associate Teachers and 16 Assistant Experts. The School... [-]

MTech in Construction Management (Research - based)

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

This qualification is intended to enable graduates to apply integrated technical knowledge/skills and advanced analysis and problem-solving to particular specialisation in construction management, property and related fields, through involvement in an applied research project. [+]

This qualification is intended to enable graduates to apply integrated technical knowledge/skills and advanced analysis and problem-solving to particular specialisation in construction management, property and related fields, through involvement in an applied research project. Qualification outcomes Conduct research and development in a specialised area and engage in the transfer of technology in the field of construction management and property development. Admission requirements and selection criteria A BTech: Construction Management, or an equivalent qualification of an equivalent standard OR A National Higher Diploma: Building Surveying or Construction Supervision, plus approved work experience and other post-diploma studies. Students are selected on academic merit and approved field of study. Conferment of the degree The M Tech: Engineering: Construction Management will be conferred on students who have completed the dissertation successfully. [-]

Master of Architectural Science - Sustainable Building Design & Performance

UCD College of Engineering and Architecture
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Ireland Dublin

The Masters in Sustainable Building Design & Performance taught masters programme is for those seeking to develop a career or hoping to undertake further studies in sustainable building analysis and design. [+]

Masters in Construction. MArchSc Sustainable Building Design & Performance FT Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90) The Masters in Sustainable Building Design & Performance taught masters programme is for those seeking to develop a career or hoping to undertake further studies in sustainable building analysis and design. It supports students to define themselves within the fields of sustainability, architecture, energy, environment and health. Students are encouraged and supported in the pursuit of a broad range of inter-related issues through active enquiry and autonomous investigation. The programme provides a learning environment within which each student is encouraged and can make a unique and individual contribution as well as being part of a team. It is delivered through lectures, seminars, tutorials and individual and group project work, all supported through contact time in class, individual supervisory sessions and online course content. The programme is designed to place value on each individual and their contribution to the group, supporting their development through an inclusive, exploratory and encouraging learning environment. Who should apply? Full Time option suitable for: Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes Career Opportunities Graduates of the programme will be well positioned and will have a distinct advantage in securing roles in defining the sustainable future of the built environment. Students who have completed graduate and postgraduate programmes with the UCD School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy and the UCD Energy Research Group have gone on to work in world-renowned consultancies,... [-]

Master - Heat Localities And Enterprises

Far Eastern Federal University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Vladivostok

The program combines theoretical and practical training in the field of design, construction, installation and operation of heat and gas supply systems, ventilation and air conditioning of buildings and heat-generating plants, engineering and equipment construction projects, the introduction of energy-saving and environmental technologies. [+]

Program Overview The program combines theoretical and practical training in the field of design, construction, installation and operation of heat and gas supply systems, ventilation and air conditioning of buildings and heat-generating plants, engineering and equipment construction projects, the introduction of energy-saving and environmental technologies. The program deals with the problems of high technologies; system engineering analysis, mathematical modeling and research activities. acquired competence conducting surveys to assess the status of natural and natural and man-made objects; determining initial design data, and calculation justification monitoring objects; possession of methods of assessing the innovative potential, the risk of the commercialization of the project, feasibility study designed objects and products; knowledge of methods of design and monitoring of buildings and structures, their structural elements, including methods of calculation justification, including the use of general-purpose and specialized software and computer systems and computer-aided design; development of conceptual, technical and detailed designs of complex objects, including the use of computer-aided design; knowledge of methods of designing of engineering systems of buildings and structures, their structural elements, including methods of engineering analysis systems and professional calculation software. Competitive advantages highly faculty; opportunity to participate in research projects; availability of modern laboratory and technological base for the educational process and scientific research; integration of educational and scientific processes involving design research organizations; Partnership with leading construction and engineering companies of the Far Eastern region. The area of ​​professional activity and employment professional activity area includes: design, construction, operation, monitoring, and reconstruction of buildings and structures; engineering... [-]

Master of Engineering Leadership in High Performance Buildings

University of British Columbia - Faculty of Applied Science
Campus Full time 1 year January 2018 Canada Vancouver

The Master of Engineering Leadership (MEL) in High Performance Buildings is an intensive one-year degree program for engineers and architects who want to make a difference in the building sector. [+]

Masters in Construction. The Master of Engineering Leadership (MEL) in High Performance Buildings is an intensive one-year degree program for engineers and architects who want to make a difference in the building sector. Graduates of this program will have the technical and leadership skills to improve the energy performance of existing buildings and design integrated high-performance energy systems for new buildings. Propel Your Career Forward This unique master’s degree program will: deepen your knowledge of building energy systems design and modelling; broaden your sector-relevant skills through a project-based curriculum that balances advanced engineering modelling and design with green building and regenerative design theories and applications; provide a dynamic learning environment that includes project work, seminars, conferences and other innovative teaching strategies; give you hands-on experience developing real-world solutions for clients through two capstone projects; offer opportunities for you to collaborate with world-renowned faculty and industry experts; and help you advance your career by balancing technical learning with in-depth leadership courses on project management, business and communication. Eligibility Requirements You are eligible for this program if you meet the MEL admission requirements and you have: an undergraduate degree in engineering or a master’s degree in architecture and three or more years of relevant work experience in the building sector. As a graduate of this program, you will have the skills to advance your career in the building sector, enabling you to take on complex engineering challenges in this growing field while confidently leading collaborative interdisciplinary teams. Course Information The MEL in... [-]

Master Energy Efficiency Of Building Systems

Technical University of Civil Engineering Bucharest
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Romania Bucharest

After the first cycle of studies (license), the Master "Energy efficiency of building systems," adds EEITB engineers skills, in-depth knowledge in key areas of research developed in our Faculty: energy buildings, comfort in indoor environments, the behavior of technical building systems (ventilation, heating, refrigeration, packing unit of the air, electrical, lighting, sanitation, automatic management, acoustics, atmospheric pollution and filtration systems, renewable energy sources). [+]

After the first cycle of studies (license), the Master "Energy efficiency of building systems," adds EEITB engineers skills, in-depth knowledge in key areas of research developed in our Faculty: energy buildings, comfort in indoor environments, the behavior of technical building systems (ventilation, heating, refrigeration, packing unit of the air, electrical, lighting, sanitation, automatic management, acoustics, atmospheric pollution and filtration systems, renewable energy sources). The courses are based on topics such as: Advanced technical thermodynamics (compressible gas dynamics, irreversible thermodynamics with finite speed, non-conventional energy systems) fluid mechanics (boundary layer turbulence, CFD) Electrical Power (theoretical electrical engineering, power systems transient and non-sinusoidal regime) numerical modeling and simulation of the behavior of equipment and facility systems, experimental methods of monitoring the operation of facilities systems complex systems of technical management, renewable and efficient energy, materials, "smart" equipment and systems used in buildings with very low energy consumption, the power-generating performance evaluation methods of installation systems (audit and energy certification of buildings). Most courses of the Masters has directed work or practical work. The last half is allocated to the development of the dissertation thesis and practical placements. The Skills and Professional Career At the end of the Masters students can easily develop a career in basic research (modeling and simulation) or in experimental research - civil engineering, activitées become very well also requested for project engineers, inspection engineers and experts. Practical skills obtained also allow better working assembly facilities in design (for systems of all degrees of complexity) or operating systems of... [-]

MTech Construction Engineering and Management

Manipal University Dubai
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

Construction Engineering & Management program aims at the design, planning, and management of the commercial, Industrial and residential infrastructure projects. This program prepared students to effectively lead and coordinate scheduling, budgeting, safety, on-site decisions, availability of materials, legal aspects of the project, and more. [+]

Masters in Construction. QUICK FACTS 5 Schools 30 Programs 40 Nationalities 2000+ Students 4000+ Alumni OVERVIEW Construction Engineering & Management program aims at the design, planning, and management of the commercial, Industrial and residential infrastructure projects. This program prepared students to effectively lead and coordinate scheduling, budgeting, safety, on-site decisions, availability of materials, legal aspects of the project, and more. KEY FEATURES OF THE PROGRAM: Experienced faculty team from academia and Industry. Industry oriented curriculum. Internship program and Industry sponsored projects. Opportunity to be a part of various professional societies like American Society of Civil Engineers. Support form Career Development Centre for Internship and Placement. Strong Alumni Network CAREER OPPORTUNITIES Graduates of this program can build successful careers in construction management, with leading government and private agencies. Graduates undertake doctoral studies and further research at some of the best universities and research institutions across the world. ELIGIBILITY Graduate in Civil Engineering or Architecture (B.E. / B.Tech /B.Arch/ AMIE or equivalent) with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks. FEES Application Fee: 100 AED Registration Fee: 1500 AED Tuition Fee per year: 30,000 AED [-]

Master in Civil Engineering

Brno University of Technology
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 Czech Republic Brno

The Building Services specialisation in the Building Constructions branch of the trimestral consecutive master’s study programme Civil Engineering follows on from four-year bachelor’s courses of a similar technical nature. [+]

Civil Engineering Abbreviation: S Specialisation: Building Services Length of Study: 1.5 years Programme: Civil Engineering Faculty: Faculty of Civil Engineering Academic year: 2017/2018 Accredited from: 25.7.2007 Accredited until: 31.8.2023 Profile of the branch: The Building Services specialisation in the Building Constructions branch of the trimestral consecutive master’s study programme Civil Engineering follows on from four-year bachelor’s courses of a similar technical nature. During their studies, students extend their knowledge of the latest scientific and technical findings in the field of Building Constructions and from the Building Services specialisation. During their studies, students become familiar with the latest scientific and technical findings in all their complex mutual interconnectivity and are guided towards the performance of individual creative engineering work. They apply the knowledge acquired in the individual subjects in individually assigned engineering and technical tasks concerning the issues of the given field of study. During the course, great emphasis is placed on independent and creative engineering work. Key learning outcomes: Graduates from the Building Services specialisation of the Building Constructions course of study have gained highly specialised (theoretical and professional) knowledge in the studied field and specialisation. They are capable of applying the acquired knowledge in the solution of problems within the given field of study. They are capable, within the scope of the skills they have gained, of independently solving even demanding specialised problems (the independent solution of complex structural engineering and managerial problems in the construction industry), and are thus prepared for their engineering work in industry. They are... [-]

Master of Engineering in ConREM - Construction and Real Estate Management(in cooperation with FHTW Berlin)

Metropolia University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years August 2017 Finland Helsinki

HTW Berlin and Metropolia University of Applied Sciences jointly run the international master programme ConREM - Construction and Real Estate Management. It is designed for professionals who wish to manage international projects for building construction and real estate in the future. Therefore it is mainly addressed to professionals in the field of architecture and civil engineering. [+]

Masters in Construction. HTW Berlin and Metropolia University of Applied Sciences jointly run the international master programme ConREM - Construction and Real Estate Management. It is designed for professionals who wish to manage international projects for building construction and real estate in the future. Therefore it is mainly addressed to professionals in the field of architecture and civil engineering. First year studies of ConREM (60 ECTS during semesters 1 and 2) will be organized by Metropolia (Helsinki). Second year studies (semesters 3 and 4) will be in HTW Berlin. Content ConREM provides you a combination of engineering, economics, management and communication. Specific contents, like project development and project management as well as life cycle management, and general subjects, such as soft skills and leadership, are taught - all in context of international business. Accordingly this programme is taught completely in English. ConREM enables you to cooperate with people of different social, cultural and professional backgrounds, to adapt to foreign environments and to become acquainted with different mentalities and habits. Management abilities and adaptability to manage changing international conditions is a need for cooperation and teamwork in a global market on national and international level. Applying The student selection will be made in Berlin based on the points applicants have received of their educational background and relevant work experience. Admission procedure administrated by Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin (HTW Berlin), more information on ConREM homepage. Scholarships Per each degree programme it is agreed that 50% of the applicants coming outside... [-]