Civil Engineering

University of Toronto

36 months
63970 CAD/year
13380 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Civil Engineering program of University of Toronto is a course-based graduate program, which is intended to provide continuing and advanced education for recent graduates and civil engineers in professional practice.


The Civil Engineering program of University of Toronto can be taken on a full-time, extended full-time, or part-time basis.

Students have the option of completing an emphasis in Advanced Water Technologies; Analytics; Building Science; Concrete; Construction Management; Engineering and Globalization; Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Innovation and Technology in Engineering (ELITE); Environmental Engineering; Forensic Engineering; Geomechanics; Structural Engineering; Sustainable Energy; Sustainable Urban Systems; or Transportation Engineering and Planning as part of their degree program. Please see details in the Civil Engineering MASc, MEng, PhD Emphases section.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cities Engineering and Management Practicum
  • The Challenges of Urban Policy-Making
  • Empirical Study of Cities
  • Infrastructure and Urban Prosperity
  • Cities as Complex Systems
  • Integrative Decision-Making

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines




90 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
B (recommended)

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Academic requirements:   an undergraduate degree, equivalent to a four year University of Toronto program, with a minimun final year GPA of: mid-B average (3.0/4.0 or 75%)
  • English Language Requirements
  • Contact information for two references
  • Statement of intent
  • A copy of your resume
  • Scanned copies of your academic transcripts
  • $120 Application Fee

Tuition Fee

  • International

    63970 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 63970 CAD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    13380 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13380 CAD per year and a duration of 36 months.


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