M.Eng. On Campus

Transportation Engineering (Railway)

30 months
5430 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Transportation Engineering (Railway) from Tongji University prepares students to master the theory to solve the problem of related engineering, technology, method and means, and have the ability of managing in the transportation engineering and related engineering field.


Transportation Engineering (Railway) from Tongji University will benefit from the faculty and excellent resources of Tongji University (China), Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées (ENPC, France; the first engineering school in France and one of the top grande école), University of Illinois Champaign (UIUC, USA; one of the top engineering universities in USA) and University of Huddersfield (UK).  

Students at Transportation Engineering (Railway) from Tongji University will be able to understand and recognize: 

  • the transportation sector 
  • the future development trend of related subjects for the transportation industry, especially in railway and urban rail transit industry. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Structural Dynamics or Elastic and Plastic Mechanics; 
  • Professional English; 
  • Railway Vehicle Engineering; 
  • Transportation Information Engineering; 
  • Project management and Systems Engineering; 
  • Security, Exploitation and Crisis Management; 
  • Transport Economics and Requirements-based Analysis;

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

Get your student insurance now

Starting from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at Tongji University and/or in China, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • College educational background or equivalent;
  • College graduation certificate and academic transcript; Documents in languages (other than Chinese or English) must be attached with notarized translations in Chinese or English
  • A letter of motivation (reasons for applying for this program, no less than 800 words );
  • Recommendation letters by two associate professors or professionals of associate professor level. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    5430 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5430 EUR per year during 30 months.

RMB 40,000 per Year

Living costs for Shanghai

5481 - 10133 CNY /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

Transportation Engineering (Railway)
Tongji University


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!