Highway and Transport Engineering, M.Sc. | An-Najah National University | Nablus, Palestinian Territory, Occupied
24 months
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The general mission of the Highway and Transport Engineering program of the An-Najah National University is to advance knowledge and educate students in roads and transportation engineering so as to prepare them well to serve their societies.



In the program’s courses or research activities, students of the Highway and Transport Engineering program of the An-Najah National University are encouraged to conduct projects and research in collaboration with the various industry sectors; public and private. This includes ministries, municipalities, and associations.

Teaching and Learning

The program depends on teaching according to the university systems, and focuses on the research achievement during the study period, as well as the completion of Master's Thesis as a requirement for the thesis track. Students can take advantage of the opportunities of research and practical projects and field studies carried out by scientific centers at the university projects of the local market, as part of a process to gain experience. The program also supports community-based service learning methods so that students apply what they learn in the program on a real case study in the community. This is done through:
  • Lecturing
  • Project based learning
  • Conducting specific research
  • Case Studies

Career Opportunities

  • Highway Engineer
  • Transportation Engineer
  • Traffic Engineer
  • Transportation Planner
  • Municipal Engineer
  • Road Construction Quality Engineer
  • Highway Contractor
  • Field Engineer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Probability & Statistics for Engineers
  • Transportation Facilities Eng'g
  • Urban Transportation Planning
  • Pavement Analysis and Design
  • Transportation Operations
  • Urban Geography

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Prospective applicant should have a Bachelor degree from An-Najah National University or its equivalent from a Faculty or university credited by An-Najah National University.
  • A Placement Test for the major he/she is applying to.
  • Prospective applicant should be willing to meet with the Supervising Committee for a personal interview if the Specialised Department Council recommends that.
  • Earning a competitive GPA, is a matter usually determined and computed by the Specialized Department by the following formula: An applicant’s Bachelor’s GPA counts 70% and the applicant’s results on the Skills / Placement Exam and personal interview counts 30%.
  • An original or official transcript or copy of certified from both the university from which the applicant graduated and the Palestinian ministry of higher learning.
  • A certificate of work experience, if available.
  • Two recommendation Letters from faculty members or professionals.
  • Personal photo.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Nablus

1790 - 2357 ILS /month
Living costs

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


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