McMaster University - School of Graduate Studies

Civil Engineering (M.A.Sc.)

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Program Information

School:McMaster University - School of Graduate Studies
Faculty:Faculty of Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering
Field of Study:Civil Engineering, General
Description: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.

The objective of the M.A.Sc program is to strengthen, in some specific area(s), the knowledge gained at the undergraduate level, and to provide a significant introduction to research involving original investigation in these areas. This research programme requires the completion of the equivalent of 4 half graduate level courses plus presentation and defence of a thesis embodying results of an original investigation. This program is intended mainly for full-time candidates but may be taken on a part-time basis.

URL:Civil Engineering (M.A.Sc.) at McMaster University - School of Graduate Studies
Thesis Based:Yes
Careers:Civil Engineers

Admission Requirements

Additional Admission Requirements:
    - Honour's Bachelor in engineering or physical science background

    - B+ (B- for Engineering) minimum average, based on a full year equivalent of final year courses (3rd/4th level) relevant to the program

    - Each program may set additional/higher requirements. Please review the program website for details.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on April 30, 2019