Master of Civil Engineering

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Civil Engineering not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

Bachelor of Engineering with First or Second Class Honours in an appropriate subject or Postgraduate Certificate in Civil Engineering with a GPA of at least 5.0 or Bachelor of Science with First or Second Class Honours in an appropriate subject.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates of this degree will have developed advanced knowledge and skills relevant to their future careers in a research or professional environment, so that they can provide leadership in a professional context and engage effectively with future research opportunities. They will be able to apply independent thinking and advanced knowledge and skills to the development and remediation of civil infrastructure systems. Graduates can engage effectively and confidently in a variety of academic and professional settings and provide expertise to support high-level decision making processes.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Civil Engineering at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

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Phone: (03) 369 3999

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