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MSc in Civil Infrastructural Engineering and Management
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Civil Infrastructural Engineering and Management
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The program offers advanced civil engineering and management courses for engineering graduates who wish to strengthen their civil engineering knowledge, as well as prepare themselves for advanced engineering practices with management responsibilities. Students have the freedom to define their own area of concentration by taking courses from a few selected sub-areas, or cover a broad base by taking courses from a variety of sub-areas.
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Program Details 

Admission and English Proficiency Requirements

Applicants must possess a bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a related engineering field with second-class honors or higher, or an equivalent qualification from a recognized university or tertiary institution. For English Proficiency Requirements, please refer to HKUST Fok Ying Tung Graduate School.

Program Fee

The nominal program fee for MSc in Civil Infrastructural Engineering and Management for full-time study is HK$147,000 (paid in 2 installments) and part-time study is HK$120,000 (paid in 4 installments) respectively. 

The nominal program fee for Postgraduate Diploma in Civil Infrastructural Engineering and Management for part-time study is HK$73,500 (paid in 2 installments) respectively. 

Curriculum

MSc students are required to take a minimum of 30 credits of courses, including 6 credits of MSc Project, while PGD students are required to complete 15 credits. Students are given an option to complete a concentration in a selected sub-area. For details, please refer to the Postgraduate Program Catalog & Course Catalog

Professional Recognition 

Continuing Education Fund (CEF) 

These programs have been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund. They are recognized under the Qualifications Framework (QF Level [6]). After 1 April 2019, successful applicants who are HK citizens and are eligible for CEF may be reimbursed with a maximum sum of HK$20,000 upon successful completion of the entire program with an overall attendance rate over 70%. For details and updates of eligibility, application, and reimbursement procedures (in particular the reimbursement period from the date of application), please check the CEF Office or 3142-2277 (24-hour enquiry hotline). 

Attention: Effective from 1 April 2019, there will be a series of enhancement measures related to CEF applied to all new, currently valid and closed accounts.

Name of Institution 

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) 

CEF Institution Code 

003 

Institution 

HKUST 

CEF Course Code 

22M01903-7 

22L04013-A 

CEF Course Title 

MSc in Civil Infrastructural Engineering and Management 

Postgraduate Diploma in Civil Infrastructural Engineering and Management 

Sector 

Design 

 

Faculty

This program is a gateway for students to learn from our professors with diverse knowledge and research experience in the field gained from the top engineering institutions from around the world.

Application

All applications are considered on a competitive and rolling basis. Early online application is strongly recommended. For admission details and procedures, please refer to HKUST Fok Ying Tung Graduate School

For 2020/21 Spring intake (February 2021):

Application Deadline  
Local Applicants Full-Time Applicants for MSc program 15 November 2020
Part-Time Applicants for MSc/PGD program
Non-local Applicants Full-Time Applicants for MSc program 1 November 2020
Part-Time Applicants for MSc/PGD program

 

For 2021/22 Fall intake (September 2021):

Application Deadline Round 1 Round 2
Local Applicants Full-Time Applications for MSc program 15 December 2020 15 May 2021
Part-Time Applications for MSc/ PGD program
Non-local Applicants Full-Time Applications for MSc program 15 December 2020 1 April 2021
Part-Time Applications for MSc/ PGD program
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QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020: Civil & Structural Engineering
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#1 in Hong Kong
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Student Sharing
MSc CIEM program is a very attractive program and it changes the way I used to think about engineering. It gives me an opportunity to go deeper into different areas of civil engineering and it indeed covers almost every area in civil engineering.
Diego Mauricio CORREDOR MORS
(Columbia)
MSc CIEM Program at HKUST allows students to make connections by integrating theory and practicum together for a better understanding of applications of Engineering in the real world.
LIM Wei Song
(Malaysia)
The courses provided by the program give students a good understanding of theoretical concepts and practical techniques which are applicable to work.
LI Zonglin Loren
(Mainland China)
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