Prospective Student

MSc(Eng) in Geotechnical Engineering
The Master of Science in Engineering (MSc(Eng)) is a part-time/full-time, postgraduate programme providing advanced education in the field of engineering. The MSc(Eng) programme in Geotechnical Engineering 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.
Preference will be given to applicants holding a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from The University of Hong Kong or an equivalent qualification from another comparable university or institution.
Regulaions and Syllabuses
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Mode of Attendance
Part-time/Full-time (PT: 2-3 years; FT: 1-2 years); lectures of most courses will usually be given on weekday evenings and on Saturdays; lectures of some courses may also be given on Sundays; lectures of a few courses may be given during daytime of weekdays to suit mainly full-time students.
Programme Admissions Advisor
Name: Dr. A.T. Yeung
Tel No: 2859 8018
Fax No: 2559 5337
Email address:

Name: Dr. C.P. Wong
Tel No: 3917 5156
Fax No: 2559 5337
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This programme is accredited by ICE, IStructE and IHT as meeting the requirements for Further Learning for a Chartered Engineer under the provisions of UK-SPEC for intakes 2002-2020, for candidates that have already acquired a CEng accredited BEng(Hons) undergraduate first degree.
The Medium of Instruction
The medium of instruction (including teaching, coursework, examinations and other forms of assessment) for the above-mentioned programme is English.
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