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Compare 23 Masters Programs in Construction

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.

23 Results in Construction Filter

Master of Engineering Leadership in High Performance Buildings

University of British Columbia - Faculty of Applied Science
Campus Full-time 12 months January 2020 Canada Vancouver

The Master of Engineering Leadership (MEL) in High Performance Buildings is designed for engineers and architects who want to make a difference in the building sector.

Master energy efficiency of building systems

Technical University of Civil Engineering Bucharest
Campus Full-time 2 years September 2019 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).

Master of Construction Management

University of Texas Arlington
Campus Online Full-time Part-time 2 - 3 semesters August 2019 USA Arlington + 2 more

The Master of Construction Management degree is an interdisciplinary program focused on management of construction projects. It includes elective courses in architecture, business, and management. This master's degree is designed mainly for applicants with an undergraduate degree in civil engineering, but students with different undergraduate disciplines can enter the program by taking assigned leveling courses.

Master of the Built Environment in the Field of Housing (MBE Housing)

University of the Witwatersrand
Campus Full-time Part-time 1 - 2 years February 2020 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

MBE Housing degree engages with housing issues from a multi-disciplinary, internationalist perspective. Its courses explore theoretical, conceptual, social, technical, managerial, legal, financial and planning aspects of housing both in policy and in practice. Through a substantial research component, students are given the opportunity to critically explore a particular aspect of their interest in housing.

Master in Heat and Power Engineering

South Ural State University
Campus Full-time 2 years September 2019 Russia Chelyabinsk

The objects of professional activity: thermal and nuclear power stations, energy supply systems of enterprises, objects of small power, installations, systems and complexes of high-temperature and low-temperature technology; steam and hot water boilers for different purposes; the reactors and steam generators of nuclear power plants; steam and gas turbine power units, combined-cycle and gas-turbine installations.

Master in Construction Engineering and Management

Stevens Institute of Technology - Graduate Studies
Campus Online Full-time Part-time 2 years August 2019 USA Hoboken + 2 more

Gain powerful skills in both construction engineering and business management and prepare to lead mega-projects around the world.

Master in Contract, Claim and Delay Management in Construction Works

Scuola Master Fratelli Presenti
Campus Online Full-time 550 hours September 2019 Italy Milan + 1 more

The Master will offer the opportunity of a stage (550 working hours) in some renowned firm: many large general contractors, engineering firms, and producers have already confirmed to us to be extremely interested in employing technicians equipped with the set of skills the Master will provide.

Master in Real Estate and Construction Management

KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Campus Full-time 2 years August 2019 Sweden Stockholm

The program prepares graduates for the different occupations related to the real estate, government, and construction management sectors. In 2015, the program was awarded a RICS accreditation, which means that the program answers to the highest standards in real estate education.

MTech in Construction Management (Research - based)

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full-time Part-time 1 - 2 years February 2020 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.

Master's degree in sustainable building

Universidade da Coruña
Campus Full-time 1 year September 2019 Spain A Coruña

The University Master in Sustainable Building (MUES) is an official year-long study cycle whose purpose is to train professionals in the areas of sustainability.

Master of Construction Practice (Professional)

Bond University
Campus Full-time 92 weeks January 2020 Australia Robina

The Master of Construction Practice (Professional) covers a comprehensive range of subjects in the field of construction practice, focusing on the management and delivery of complex construction projects.

Master of Renovation of Buildings and Facilities

European Polytechnical University
Campus Full-time 3 semesters October 2019 Bulgaria Pernik

Reconstruction and modernization are considered in the context of durability, reliability and improved operating parameters of the microclimate for energy efficiency.

Master in Construction Engineering and Management

National Central University
Campus Full-time September 2019 Taiwan Hsinchu

Graduate Institute of Construction Engineering and Management was founded in 2001. The Institute is the first of its kind in public universities in Taiwan. It was formerly the Construction Engineering and Management Division at the Department of Civil Engineering

Masters - construction of high-rise and long-span buildings

Northern (Arctic) Federal University
Campus Full-time 6 years September 2019 Russia Arkhangelsk

Design and construction of high-rise buildings and long-span structures - this is a special area of ​​construction, is fundamentally different from the construction

Master's degree in management and technological innovation in construction

Universidad de La Laguna
Online & Campus Combined Part-time 1 year September 2019 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.