Abbreviation FT / PT
MSc(Eng)(StruE) FT / PT

The MSc(Eng) curriculum in Civil Engineering was a postgraduate curriculum introduced by the Department of Civil Engineering in the 1970's to provide advanced education in various fields of Civil Engineering. To cater for the increasing demand for further specialisation, the curriculum has gradually been replaced by individual MSc(Eng) curricula since 1998. The MSc(Eng) curriculun in Structural Engineering has been offered since 2002 to cater for the increasing demand for engineers with advanced education in Structural Engineering.

Students are required to complete 48 credits plus a dissertation (equivalent to 24 credits) to graduate.

Mode of Attendance

Full Time (minimum one year, maximum two years, with classes mainly on weekday evenings and Saturdays)
Part Time (minimum two years, maximum three years, with classes mainly on weekday evenings and Saturdays)

Lectures of a few modules may be given during daytime of weekdays to suit mainly Full Time students. There are two semesters and one summer semester in an academic year.

Medium of Instruction
Programme Entrance Requirements

1. Comply with the University Entrance Requirements; and
2. Hold a Bachelor's degree from The University of Hong Kong in Civil Engineering or related fields; or an equivalent qualification from another comparable university or institution.

Programme Admissions Advisor
Professor SH Lo
Tel: 2859 1977
Fax: 2559 5337
Dr CP Wong
Tel: 3917 5156
Fax: 2559 5337