12 months
33245 USD/year
33245 USD/year
18143 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Civil Engineering program of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is offered by the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.


Areas of Study

Students in the Civil Engineering program of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) will learn about:

  • Civil Engineering Materials
  • Environmental and Water Resources Engineering
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Structural Mechanics
  • Structural/Earthquake Engineering
  • Structures and Civil Engineering Materials.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Structure, Processing, and Properties of Civil Engineering Materials
  • Structure and Properties of Amorphous Civil Engineering Materials
  • Modeling and Simulation of Civil Engineering Materials
  • Advanced Soil Mechanics
  • Soil Dynamics
  • Slope Stability and Earth Retention Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits

Quarter Unites


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

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  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Fee: U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents: $105.00, all other applicants: $125.00
  • A Bachelor’s degree with a minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent).
  • Post-secondary degrees completed outside the U.S. must represent completion of at least four years of study with above average scholarship from a university or university-level institution
  • Transcripts: if the degree was earned outside the U.S., please mail us an official copy of your transcript and degree certificate/diploma, in both English and the original language.
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Personal Statement
  • We require 3 letters of recommendation
  • Resume/CV
  • Writing Sample
  • GRE scores
  • TOEFL iBT and IELTS Academic scores

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33245 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33245 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    33245 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33245 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    18143 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18143 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Beverly Hills

1100 - 1600 USD /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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