Civil Engineering, B.Eng. | Hong Kong University of Science and Technology | Hong Kong, Hong Kong (SAR)
48 months
17834 USD/year
5363 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Civil Engineering at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology concerns the planning, design, construction, maintenance, and management of various types of infrastructure systems.


The aim of our civil engineering program is to equip students with the technical skills, intellectual ambition, and sense of social responsibility needed to (i) build infrastructure systems locally and worldwide, and (ii) maintain a safe, clean and sustainable environment. 

Career prospects

Graduates of the BEng in Civil Engineering program at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology have opportunities to excel in positions in a wide range of sectors, such as the government, engineering consulting, and construction. The civil engineering education provided by the program also gives graduates a good foundation to pursue careers as middle- to top-level managers and sales/technical representatives in a wide range of businesses.


Engineering programs offered by HKUST are accredited by the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers. Through the Washington Accord, HKUST engineering degrees and those awarded by universities in Australia, Canada, Chinese Taipei, Ireland, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, South Africa, Turkey, the United Kingdom and the United States are mutually recognized. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Academic and Professional Development 
  • Discovering Civil and Environmental Engineering 
  • Industrial Training 
  • Statics 
  • Mechanics of Materials 
  • Modeling Systems with Uncertainties 
  • Infrastructure Systems Engineering and Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Rolling admission after


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

You are required to include identity documents, a personal statement, high school transcripts for the past three years, proof of English language proficiency, public examination certificates, and proof of significant prizes and awards (if any) with your online application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17834 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17834 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    5363 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5363 USD per year during 48 months.
Local Tuition Fee
  • HK$42,100 
Non-local Tuition Fee
  • HK$140,000

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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