Master's Degrees in Civil Engineering & Construction in Canada

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Studying Civil Engineering & Construction

Civil engineering deals with the design and development process in the built environment building infrastructure such as bridges, roads, dams or buildings. A civil engineer gets involved in the whole construction process, from development to evaluation and also develops a maintenance system of the construction project.

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Studying in Canada

Canada has one of the strongest economies in the world, and Canadians enjoy a high standard of living, as well as an internationally renowned university system.

Applying to a Master's in Canada

Have you decided to study a Master's degree in Canada? Let's check the list of documents you will need to meet the application requirements for universities in Canada:

  • A Bachelor's degree;

  • The completed application form;

  • CV;

  • A nicely-worded letter of intent;

  • Proof of English (or French) proficiency;

  • Evidence that you can support yourself financially during the whole study period;

  • Two letters of reference, that say you are ready to study that particular Master/PhD.

To study an English-taught Master's in Canada you'll have to prove your English skills with a language certificate such as IELTS, C1 Advanced, TOEFL, CAEL, CanTEST, MELAB. Depending on when you plan on starting your studies in Canada, know that there are two application sessions. That's why, if you plan on starting in winter, the application deadline is early September, while summer enrolments end in early March.

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34 Civil Engineering & Construction Master's degrees in Canada

MPL Urban and Regional Planning

Since 1970, our rigorous and well-focused two-year Master of Urban and Regional Planning (M.PL.) program allows our students to develop the knowledge and skills they require to become leaders in the planning field and to meet the challenges of a rapidly evolving urban environment.

M.Eng. Civil Engineering

The Master of Engineering (MEng) Program is primarily a program of graduate coursework intended to provide continuing and advanced education for recent graduates and civil engineers in professional practice. It can be completed by coursework only, or by a combination of coursework and a design project. The program can be completed on a part-time basis. Students enrolled in the MEng Program may also be interested in the Collaborative Program in Environmental Engineering.

M.Sc. Civil Engineering

University of Ottawa, Civil Engineering - Established in 1984, the Ottawa-Carleton Institute of Civil Engineering (OCICE) combines the research strengths and resources of the Departments of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Carleton University with that of the Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Ottawa.

MASc, MEng Civil Engineering

Ryerson University, a leader in applied education and research, offers a cutting-edge graduate program leading to a PhD, Master of Applied Science (MASc) or Master of Engineering (MEng) degree in Civil Engineering. The state-of-the-art program is designed to prepare highly qualified graduate students to play an active role in enhancing the nation's economic, environmental and social development.

M.Eng. Civil Engineering

The Queen’s graduate programs in Civil Engineering are home to some of the finest minds in the fields of civil and environmental engineering. Students have the chance to study engineering in an environment where multidisciplinary research and activities are encouraged and facilitated.

M.Eng. Civil Engineering (Non-Thesis) - Environmental Engineering

The master's degree can be pursued as a research degree (thesis) or as a coursework-based degree (project). The thesis degree is for those who wish to undertake research while the project degree is for those who wish to have a broader and more specialized training in civil engineering.

Faculty of Engineering
M.Sc. Civil Engineering (Thesis)

The master's degree can be pursued as a research degree (thesis) or as a coursework-based degree (project). The thesis degree is for those who wish to undertake research while the project degree is for those who wish to have a broader and more specialized training in civil engineering.

Faculty of Engineering
M.Sc. Rural Planning and Development

The accredited MSPL degree is an intensive (6 semester) program of study combines research, outreach, and ongoing interaction with faculty to create a stimulating learning environment, and affords our students a wealth of opportunities.

M.Sc. Civil Engineering

University is a place to discover new interests and begin to define yourself. At the University of Manitoba, we offer the range of programs and opportunities to help you carve your path and achieve success. The Department of Civil Engineering has acquired an international reputation for its research in environmental, geotechnical, structural, transportation, and water resources engineering.

M.Eng. Civil Engineering (Non-Thesis)

The master's degree can be pursued as a research degree (thesis) or as a coursework-based degree (project). The thesis degree is for those who wish to undertake research while the project degree is for those who wish to have a broader and more specialized training in civil engineering.

Faculty of Engineering
M.Eng. Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering is the study, application, and practice of using science and engineering technologies to deal with the design, planning, construction and maintenance of sustainable infrastructure, in both physical and natural built environment.

M.Eng. Civil Engineering

The Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Memorial University offers graduate programs leading to master of engineering (M.Eng.) degree in civil engineering, as well as the related multidisciplinary fields of mechanics; structures and materials; and hydrotechnical and environmental engineering and applied science.

Master Rural Planning and Development

This 1 year program is geared towards more experienced graduates working for an agency or non-governmental organization (NGO) abroad or in Canada; or for mature Canadian planners working in a municipal planning environment, for other levels of government, in professional consulting, non-governmental organizations (NGO) or other contexts, or for graduates of related professional programs.

M.Eng. Building Science

The Master of Engineering in Building Science degree is designed to provide students from various engineering disciplines with advanced knowledge and skills to achieve a holistic understanding of building performance through a core course component, which is composed of a fundamental technical cluster, and an applied technical cluster. 

Master Civil Engineering

York’s graduate program in Civil Engineering, housed in a young department full of innovators committed to sustainable, resilient infrastructure, offers the perfect place to take on the challenges of today with solutions for tomorrow.

MASA Advanced Studies in Architecture

The Master of Advanced Studies in Architecture at the University of British Columbia is a post-professional research degree offered in a two-year curriculum. Students work in independent design or research-based studies in collaboration with faculty members engaged in certain research themes

Master Civil Engineering

The MASc program is designed to provide students with an opportunity to strengthen, in some specific area or areas, the knowledge gained at the undergraduate level, and to provide a significant introduction to research. Students interested in the course-work masters program should refer to the MEng Programs instead.

M.Sc. Civil Engineering

Civil engineers design and maintain the massive infrastructure which today's society depends upon: roads, buildings, bridges, dams, tunnels, levees, sewer systems, and water treatment plants. Guiding the future of our infrastructure, Civil Engineers currently direct the spending of more than one tenth of Canada's gross national product, more than any other professional group. 

M.A. / M.Sc. Civil Engineering - Science, Society and Policy

Established in 1984, the Ottawa-Carleton Institute of Civil Engineering (OCICE) combines the research strengths and resources of the Departments of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Carleton University with that of the Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Ottawa.

M.Eng. Cities Engineering and Management

What is needed are professionals with both technical expertise and a fundamental understanding of the complex and cross-disciplinary issues facing cities. To proactively respond to this growing need, the Department of Civil Engineering has created a new opportunity within the Master of Engineering Program: the Master of Engineering in Cities Engineering and Management (MEngCEM).

School of Graduate Studies
M.Sc. Civil & Geological Engineering

The department offers programs leading to a Postgraduate Diploma (P.G.D.), Master of Engineering (M.Eng.), Master of Engineering (M.Eng.), Master of Science (M.Sc.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D). The department has well equipped research and teaching laboratories, and allows either experimental or theoretical research projects. Students may be involved in a specialized research-oriented activity, collaboration with industry, or research centres in Canada.

Master Construction engineering

Construction engineering encompasses the design, production, operation, and rehabilitation of engineering structures and civil infrastructures and construction project management. The Master Degree in Construction engineering is offered by École de Technologie Supérieure.

M.Eng. Civil Engineering (Thesis)

The master's degree can be pursued as a research degree (thesis) or as a coursework-based degree (project). The thesis degree is for those who wish to undertake research while the project degree is for those who wish to have a broader and more specialized training in civil engineering.

Faculty of Engineering
M.Eng. Civil Engineering

As a program where students can complete degree requirements in as little as one year, the Civil Engineering MEng Thesis is the fastest graduate degree option we offer.