M.Sc. On Campus

Construction Engineering

The American University in Cairo

24 months
735 USD/credit 8820 USD/year
579 USD/credit 6948 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Construction Engineering program from The American University in Cairo offers high quality education that prepares students for advanced academic, research and professional careers in construction management & systems and structural engineering & construction materials.


The Construction Engineering program from The American University in Cairo is administered by the Construction and Architectural Engineering Department. 

Program Objectives

The objectives of the Master of Science in Construction Engineering are to provide the graduates of the program with:

  • A broad knowledge of modern computational and experimental methods in engineering.
  • Extensive knowledge in construction management & systems and in structural engineering & construction  materials
  • In-depth understanding of the research techniques and data analysis in construction engineering
  • An ability to solve unstructured engineering problems, think critically, function well in a team, and communicate effectively
  • A high standard of written and oral communication on technical matters

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computational Methods in Engineering 
  • Experimental Methods in Engineering 
  • Engineering for a Sustainable Environment 
  • Engineering Statistics
  • Advanced Construction Management 
  • Advanced Systems Analysis for Construction Engineering

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


24 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An online application for graduate studies
  • Online payment of the application fee
  • The selection of up to two graduate programs for which the admission application will be processed
  • A statement of purpose indicating the reasons of interest in the specific program
  • An updated resume (CV) that must include work experience and educational background
  • At least two online letters of recommendation from persons familiar with your academic or professional background. 
  • Official academic records, of which one must be a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution with proof of degree completion. 
  • Clear copy of the information pages of your passport
  • One recent passport size photograph 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    8820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 735 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    6948 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 579 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Cairo

5312 - 6846 EGP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

Construction Engineering
The American University in Cairo


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!