12 months
2102 USD/credit 63060 USD/year
2102 USD/credit 63060 USD/year
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The Civil Engineering MSc program is offered at New York University. The program is flexible, and you may elect for a more general course of study by taking 2 courses in 3 areas of concentration.


Today’s populations are growing at exponential rates. The pace strains the built environment, with our shared civic infrastructure — our bridges, dams, airports, and highways, among other resources — nearing capacity levels. Civil engineers respond to the issue by improving existing systems and designing projects that answer the new challenges raised by modern society. The Civil Engineering MSc program from New York University trains you to join their ranks.

At the Civil Engineering MSc program from New York University you can specialize in any of the following concentrations:

  • construction management and engineering
  • structural engineering
  • geotechnical engineering
  • environmental and water resource engineering
  • urban infrastructure systems
  • highway and traffic engineering

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Materials for Civil Engineers 
  • Instrumentation, Monitoring and Condition Assessment of Civil Infrastructure
  • Environmental Impact Assessment 
  • Urban Infrastructure Systems Management 
  • Project Management for Construction 
  • Risk Analysis 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission to this program requires you to hold a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from a program accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). 
  • You also need to have a 3.0 GPA or better. 
  • Applicants lacking a BS from an ABET-accredited program in civil engineering (including those possessing undergraduate degrees in other engineering disciplines, engineering science, engineering technology and architecture, or from a foreign university) will have their qualifications reviewed by a graduate adviser.
  • Standardized Test Information – GMAT or GRE (and TOEFL if required);
  • Transcripts & Degrees; 
  • Professional Information; 
  • Essays;
  • EQ endorsements must be submitted online;
  • International Student Supplement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    63060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2102 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    63060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2102 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /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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