Structural Engineering, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • English (schedule IELTS)
    Language
University rank #26 (QS) ,
The MSc(Eng) curriculum in Civil Engineering was a postgraduate curriculum introduced by the Department of Civil Engineering in the 1970's to provide advanced education in various fields of Civil Engineering. 

About

To cater for the increasing demand for further specialisation, the curriculum has gradually been replaced by individual MSc(Eng) curricula since 1998. The MSc(Eng) curriculun in Structural Engineering has been offered since 2002 to cater for the increasing demand for engineers with advanced education in Structural Engineering.

Students are required to complete 48 credits plus a dissertation (equivalent to 24 credits) to graduate.

Programme Structure

Full Time (minimum one year, maximum two years, with classes mainly on weekday evenings and Saturdays)
Part Time (minimum two years, maximum three years, with classes mainly on weekday evenings and Saturdays)

Lectures of a few modules may be given during daytime of weekdays to suit mainly Full Time students. There are two semesters and one summer semester in an academic year.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • Comply with the General Regulations; and
  • Hold a Bachelor's degree from The University of Hong Kong in Civil Engineering or related fields; or an equivalent qualification from another comparable university or institution.
  • Tuition Fee

    • International Applies to you

      18686 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 18686 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
    • National Applies to you

      5388 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 5388 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
    We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

    Living costs for Hong Kong

    • 13720 - 23420 HKD/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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