MENG - Master of Engineering (Civil) Programme by Coursework

The complexity of modern day civil engineering in different specialized field (i.e. water resources, structures, building foundations and soil problems, transportation and traffic problems, the management of construction projects that are environmental-friendly) requires an up-to-date engineering knowledge. Advanced technical know-how, has become a compulsory qualification and essential to all future and practicing engineers.

The Faculty of Engineering, UNIMAS is committed to take the challenge of updating and enhancing the engineering knowledge through a Master of Engineering (Civil) Programme by Coursework.

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ENTRY REQUIREMENTS (AS APPROVED BY SENATE NOS. 02/2014 -13)

  • A Bachelor degree with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent, as accepted by the Senate;
  • A Bachelor degree or equivalent but with CGPA less than 2.50, may be admitted subject to a minimum of 5 years working experiencein the relevant field; or
  • Other equivalent qualifications approved by the Senate
  • For international students, a minimum IELTS Score of 5.5 or its equivalent ( e.g TOEFL-525; TOEFL Computer Test -196; TOEFL Internet Test 69-70 ) is required.

The fee for the programme is RM16,000.00* for Malaysian candidates and RM30,000.00* for international candidates.
*Fees include administrative, tuition and course material for the entire MEng programme.
Students supported by the government, employers or other sponsors should bring letters from their sponsors addressed to UNIMAS confirming that the fee will be paid directly.
The complexity of modern day civil engineering in different specialized field (i.e., water resources, structures, building foundations and soil problems, transportation and traffic problems, the management of construction projects that are environmental-friendly) needs an up-to-date engineering knowledge. Advanced technical know-how, now, has become an almost compulsory qualification and vital asset to all future and practicing engineers.
The Faculty of Engineering, UNIMAS, is committed to take the challenge of updating and enhancing the engineering knowledge through a Master of Engineering (Civil) Programme by Coursework. The programme aims at providing opportunities to various groups of potential candidates, such as fresh graduates who wish to enhance their academic knowledge by further studies, practicing engineers who may prefer to go for postgraduate studies and etc.
Programme Schedule
Teaching and learning activities for the programme are conducted on Saturday and Sunday.
Programme Structure
The program requires students to accumulate 40 credit hours during their studies in which preferably 17 credit hours (inclusive of 2 credit hours of thesis) are completed in Semester 1 and Semester 2 respectively and 6 credit hours to complete the thesis in the intersession semester. MEng (Civil) Resource Persons are sourced from among:
  • UNIMAS academic staff from the Faculty of Engineering,
  • Local experts and academics from other Malaysian academic institutions and other collaborating international institutions,
  • Specialists from the relevant public and private sector agencies.
Programme Duration
This Programme could be completed in a minimum period of one (1) year for fulltime candidate to a maximum period of four (4) years.
Potential Candidates
The programme aims at providing opportunities to various groups of potential candidates, such as:
  • Fresh graduates
  • Practicing engineers
  • Academicians who wish to enhance their academic knowledge by further studies
Specialization Modules
The Elective modules covers emerging areas that are much sought by the industry. These modules are specially designed to produce skilled and competent knowledge workforce to meet the demands of a global environment. They include :
  • Transportation Planning
  • Advanced Soil Mechanics
  • Advanced Software Engineering
  • Advanced Surface and Groundwater Hydrology
  • Advanced Reinforced Concrete Design
Research Modules
  • Research Methodology
  • Seminar Series
Master of Engineering (Civil) Fees
For further information, please contact :
MEng (Civil) Programme Coordinator
Faculty of Engineering
Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
94300 Kota Samarahan Sarawak, Malaysia
Tel : (60-82) 58 3305 (Dr. Raudhah bt Ahmadi )
(60-82)-58 3337 (Dr Mohamad Raduan Kabit)
(60-82)-58 3345 (Ms.Siti Farazila)
Fax : (60-82) - 58 3410
Email : meng@pps.unimas.my

For further information, please contact:

MEng (Civil) Programme Coordinator
Faculty of Engineering (FENG),
Universiti Malaysia Sarawak,
94300 Kota Samarahan,
Tel : +(60-82) 58 3305 (Dr. Raudhah bt Ahmadi)
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Tel : +(60-82) 58 3337 (Dr. Mohamad Raduan Kabit)
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Tel : +(60-82) 58 3345 (Ms.Siti Farazila)
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Fax : +(60-82) 583410
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