This proposal of a 2nd cycle answers to both the necessities of the students who want to continue their 1st cycle studies, in a near location which is compatible to the place of residence/work, and the companies (firms and regional economic activities) seeking for a better qualification of their professionals.


The MSc in Civil Engineering aims to give a professional specialization by to developing the technical and scientific capabilities by the holders of a 1st cycle in Civil Engineering, which is offered by both institutions.

The specialization fields in this 2nd cycle (Structures and Construction) as well as the classes' hours (after-work regime) seek to be in line with the needs and expectations recorded in the region.

Operating Mode

Classes are held from Monday to Friday, from 7:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Tuition and Fees 2023/2024

National Students: 2200 Euros (1100 Euros p/ year)

International Students**: 4000 Euros (2000 Euros p/ year)

Application Fee: 50 Euros

Registration Fee and School Insurance: 175 Euros

Note: The  tuition of this course can be paid in 10 installments, being the first at the time of registration and the remaining in the months of October, November, December, January, February, March, April, May and June.

* in accordance with Decree-Law No. 36/2014, changed by Decree-Law No.62/2018, of 6th August, international students are nationals of a country which is not a Member State of the European Union and are not a legally resident in Portugal for more than 2 uninterrupted years by 1st of January of the enrolment year

** international students who have completed their degree course at UAlg will pay the tuition fee as a national candidate (Dispatch RT.59/2022)

The applications for Master's courses are made through the Application Portal, available in the "Admissions" tab