Civil Engineering - Geotechnical Engineering, M.Sc. | The University of Jordan (UJ) | Amman, Jordan
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Civil Engineering - Geotechnical Engineering

24 months
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375 USD/credit 6187 USD/year
169 USD/credit 2788 USD/year
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About

Civil Engineering - Geotechnical Engineering from The University of Jordan (UJ) is an advanced branch of civil engineering concerned with the engineered earth works including but not limited to: theory of soil mechanics. 

Overview

Civil Engineering - Geotechnical Engineering from The University of Jordan (UJ) introduces students to geotechnical earthquake engineering and risk mitigation, Soil dynamics, Geo-environmental engineering, Soil structure interaction, Analysis and design of earth structures, Rock mechanics and ground water, Landfill studies, Geotechnical tunneling, Dam engineering, Soil improvement and, Foundation engineering. This program is oriented to found the solid base of the ground work for the other branches of civil engineering and other engineering discipline.

Students at Civil Engineering - Geotechnical Engineering from The University of Jordan (UJ) will gain the:

  • Ability to conduct and produce high quality and competent research in the field
  • Ability to work and conduct research in a multidisciplinary setting;
  • Ability to solve advanced engineering problems using discipline appropriate math, science, computation and analysis skills;
  • Ability to develop fundamental understanding of the theories of modern soil mechanics; 
  • Ability to demonstrate competency in the area of specialization;
  • Ability to communicate effectively in both in written and oral forms; 
  • Ability to apply cutting-edges knowledge to the different aspects of geotechnical engineering; 
  • Ability to balance between theory and practice in geotechnical engineering; and Ability to conduct research for both industrial and academic purposes.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Geoenvironmental Engineering
  • Geotechnical Modeling
  • Ground Improvement
  • Advanced Rock Mechanics
  • Advanced Numerical Methods
  • Special Topics in Geotechnical Engineering
  • Advanced Engineering Mathematics
  • Soil Structure Interaction
  • Geosynthetics Engineering

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A certified copy of the General Secondary Certificate (tawjihi or high school)
  • A certified copy of the first university degree (bachelor's degree)
  • Certified transcripts
  • The grading system of the student's university (for graduates of non-Jordanian universities)
  • A copy of the passport
  • The application fees (150 $), which are non-refundable
  • A no-objection letter from the cultural attaché of the student's country
  • English language test
  • Three personal photos
  • A certified copy of the birth certificate with the national number on it
  • A certified copy of the national ID card

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6187 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 375 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    2788 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 169 USD per credit during 24 months.

National students: 120 JD per credit

Funding

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Scholarships Information

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Available Scholarships

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1000000 INR
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Education Future
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3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
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1000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
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Various benefits
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14 Oct 2024
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Various benefits
Deadline
24 May 2024
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3000 USD
Deadline
30 Jun 2024
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25000 USD
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14 Jun 2024
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7000 USD
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24 Apr 2025
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5000 USD
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25 Aug 2024
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5000 CAD
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31 Dec 2024
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3000 USD
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12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
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8000 EUR
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3500 USD
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15 Nov 2024
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3000 USD
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2000 USD
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31 Jul 2024
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31 Aug 2024
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10 Dec 2024
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31 Oct 2024
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