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

The Master of Science in Engineering in Geotechnical Engineering curriculum offered by the Department of Civil Engineering aims at providing in-depth theoretical and practical education for graduates aspiring to pursue professional careers in geotechnical 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 student. 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 in Civil Engineering from The University of Hong Kong or an equivalent qualification from another comparable university or institution.

Programme Admissions Advisor(s)
Dr. CE Choi 
Tel: 2859 1980
Fax: 2559 5337
Dr. CP Wong
Tel: 3917 5156
Fax: 2559 5337