Health, Safety and Environment Engineering, M.Eng. | Khalifa University | Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
M.Eng. On Campus

Health, Safety and Environment Engineering

24 months
1279 EUR/credit 23022 EUR/year
1279 EUR/credit 23022 EUR/year
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The objectives of the Health, Safety and Environment Engineering MEng program at Khalifa University are to provide graduates with sufficient scientific and engineering breadth to design and develop innovative solutions to HSE problems in occupational settings and to provide a pool of highly educated graduates.


The Health, Safety and Environment Engineering MEng program at Khalifa University is designed for the educational preparation of two types of professionals:

  • Engineering graduates who are currently working as engineers in industry and who intend to stay in that type of job, but who want to embed HSE in their engineering functions. These graduates will have diverse capabilities in the various aspects of HSE and will use this knowledge to manage risk as they devise optimal engineering and operational solutions within the constraints of regulatory mandates and best practices.
  • Engineering graduates who wish to assume varying levels of HSE responsibilities in one or more aspects of a company’s HSE department/program. These graduates will have sufficient background to assume the role of a general HSE engineering practitioner/ manager while possessing additional capabilities in any one of the offered HSE areas of concentrations.

Program Objectives

The objectives of the Master of Engineering in HSE Engineering program are to:

  • Provide graduates with outstanding education, management skills and knowledge to further their career aspirations.
  • Provide graduates with effective communication and teamwork skills to function successfully in their careers.
  • Provide graduates with a quality education committed to excellence and innovation that fosters leadership, professionalism and life-long learning.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Scientific and Technical Writing

  • Industrial Hygiene Engineering

  • Hazard Control in Production Systems

  • System Safety Engineering and Risk Management

  • Fire Protection Engineering

  • QHSE Program Management

  • Ergonomics and Human Factors Engineering

  • Research Methods in HSE

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completion of a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline with a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 3.0 out of 4.0, or equivalent (e.g. an upper second-class honors in a UK-style degree, from a reputable accredited institution)
  • Applicants for all programs should attempt all three sections of the GRE
  • A minimum level of English proficiency
  • A minimum of two referee recommendations (provided via online form)
  • Statement of purpose (500-1,000 words)
  • Admission interview

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23022 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1279 EUR per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    23022 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1279 EUR per credit during 24 months.

AED 5,000 per credit hour

Living costs for Abu Dhabi

5000 - 8600 AED /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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