B.Sc. On Campus

Construction Engineering

American University of Beirut

48 months
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The Department of Construction Engineering offers the degrees of Bachelor of Engineering (BE) with the major of Civil Engineering (CE) and Bachelor of Science (BS) with the major of Construction Engineering (ConsE) at American University of Beirut.


The mission of the undergraduate programs of the Construction Engineering Department at American University of Beirut is to provide a stimulating and supportive environment for high-standard education and research to prepare graduates for lifelong learning and productive careers, while instilling in them an appreciation of leadership qualities, professionalism, and ethics. It also instills in them the ability to provide professional services of the highest quality to the community; and to expand, through teaching and research, the knowledge and technology base in civil and environmental engineering.

The objectives of the CE program are to see our graduates move on to become:

  • engineers who hold central positions in various sub-disciplines of civil engineering in local, regional, and international practice
  • graduates who are admitted to and successfully complete advanced degrees in leading universities around the world
  • and leaders in their profession and in the service of their community.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Civil Engineering
  • Statics
  • Introductory Physics
  • Introductory Physics Laboratory
  • Calculus and Analytical Geometry
  • Academic English
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Construction Drawing
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Surveying for Construction Engineering
  • Introduction to Probability and Random Variables

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

To apply for regular admissions, the student needs to submit an undergraduate application along with the following documents:

  • SAT1 results
  • High school records during grades 10 and 11
  • Counselor/Teacher recommendation(s)/Extracurricular Activities/Other Achievements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 842 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 842 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Beirut

750 - 1600 USD /month
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The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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