Engineering Structures Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Study Programme Details
City: Karlsruhe
Country: Germany
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

The Engineering Structures Master of Science (M.Sc.) program at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) is a gateway to a dynamic future in construction engineering. Through a blend of theoretical depth and practical application, students delve into the latest trends and future possibilities in the field. This program is meticulously designed to meet the evolving demands of national and international research and practice, ensuring graduates are equipped to tackle real-world challenges head-on.


Graduates emerge from the program with a holistic understanding of building materials, structural designs, and construction techniques. They possess the competence to not just plan and construct buildings but to do so sustainably, saving energy and resources. With a keen insight into the behavior of both conventional and innovative materials, they excel in designing resilient structures and connections. Moreover, they are adept at analyzing materials and structures under various physical processes, paving the way for innovative technologies in construction and underground constructions.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum credit points in statics, mechanics, mathematics, building materials, construction, and geotechnical engineering
  • Proficiency in the German language (level B1 for foreign nationals)
  • Building in existing buildings
  • Structural analysis
  • Material composite, joining process
  • Structural engineering
  • Modeling and simulation in civil engineering
  • Geotechnical and energy engineering
  • Building materials, building physics, and building preservation
  • Sustainable Building
  • Building technology and management

Tuition fee per semester:

  • International: 1500 EUR
  • Domestic: No tuition fee

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates of the Engineering Structures program at KIT are sought after by industries worldwide. Their ability to innovate and solve complex problems positions them for success in various roles, from leading research projects to managing interdisciplinary teams.

Alumni have made significant contributions across sectors, driving advancements in sustainable construction practices and infrastructure development.

Visa Requirements:

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