18 months
8933 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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If you’re interested in the role of a civil engineer – the responsibility of planning and designing public infrastructure whilst placing due importance on public health and the environment – this Civil Engineering Master’s at the University of Malta will prepare you for the specialised role in professional practice.

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The Master of Science in Civil Engineering is a by-research M.A. at the University of Malta  that is overseen by the Faculty experts in the field. Whether your focus is on transportation engineering, hydrology, management, structure, or even pavements and materials, this M.A. invites you to write a long dissertation on a topic of your choosing, preparing you to present case studies and research in a professional capacity.

Career opportunities

As a graduate in Civil Engineering, you will be employable, both locally and abroad, as a building control surveyor, consulting civil engineer, contracting civil engineer, design engineer, and structural engineer.

Access to further studies are also available through postgraduate and doctorate courses offered by the University of Malta and foreign institutions abroad.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

The Course shall be open to applicants in possession of one of the following qualifications:

  • the degree of Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Built Environment Studies with at least Second Class Honours or
  • a qualification deemed comparable

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8933 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.

Local/EU/EEA Applicants:

  • Annual Enrolment Fee: Eur 400

Living costs for Msida

690 - 1170 EUR /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.

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