- Duration: 2 Years
What is distinctive about this course?
Our Master of Science in Civil Engineering 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.
The Master of Science in Civil Engineering program at AUS is geared to prepare professionals in an environment that combines civil engineering practice and technical research to contribute to the growing body of civil engineering knowledge, research and development efforts both regionally and internationally.
The mission of the Master of Science in Civil Engineering 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.
Students must complete core courses such as:
- Advanced Engineering Mathematics
- Random Variables and Stochastic Processes
- Advanced Computational Methods
Students may also take these electives:
- Advanced Construction Materials and Methods
- Finite Element Method
- Advanced Water Resources Engineering
- Advanced Transportation Systems
- Wastewater Treatment
- Satellite Remote Sensing
- Special Topics in Civil Engineering
- Advanced Construction Planning and Controls
- Analysis and Design of Tall Buildings
- Physical and Chemical Processes in Environmental Engineering
- Advanced Transportation Planning Techniques
- Advanced Geotechnical Engineering
- Highway Bridge Design
- Wastewater Treatment Process Control
- Special Topics in Civil Engineering
Who is this course for?
The AUS Master of Science in Civil Engineering program targets students from all around the world who are looking to be successful professionals in a specialized area of civil engineering.
How will I benefit from taking this course?
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.
Applicants must hold a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from an independently accredited university recognized by AUS. Degreed individuals in other engineering fields or a quantitative science field that is closely related to the sought program field may be considered on a case-by-case basis. We also require a 3.0 GPA and a 550 TOEFL score OR 6.5 IELTS. We conditionally admit students with a 2.5 GPA and a 530 TOEFL score OR 6 IELTS.
About American University of Sharjah (AUS)
American University of Sharjah (AUS) was founded in 1997 by His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qassimi, UAE Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah. Consciously based upon American institutions of higher education, AUS is thoroughly grounded in Arab culture and is part of a larger process of the revitalization of intellectual life in the Middle East. The university has four academic divisions: the College of Architecture, Art and Design; College of Arts and Sciences; College of Engineering; and the School of Business Administration.See all American University of Sharjah (AUS) courses
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