Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering

  • Type : Undergraduate
  • Credit Hours : 140hrs
  • Language : English
  • Campuses: Al Ain & Abu Dhabi


About the Program

The Civil Engineering Program offers a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering. This program provides graduates with quality education, training and skills enabling them to become successful professionals.



The Civil Engineering program aspires to be a leading program by excelling in education, research and community service.



The Civil Engineering program's mission is to produce quality graduates and innovative research through a diverse community of Instructors and students.



The Program Educational Objectives (PEOs) of the “Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering” Program describe what graduates are expected to attain within a few years after graduation:

  • Demonstrate incremental professional competencies in Civil Engineering and related fields
  • Demonstrate an ability to function independently and/or in multidisciplinary teams with relevant communication skills and ethical conduct necessary for professional access
  • Contribute to the progress of local and regional societies



The Students Outcomes (SOs) of the “Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering” Program describe what students are expected to know and be able to do by the time of graduation. These relate to the skills, knowledge, and behaviors that students acquire as they progress through the program:

  1. An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and civil engineering.
  2. An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.
  3. An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs
  4. an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams
  5. An ability to identify, formulate, and solve civil engineering problems
  6. an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
  7. an ability to communicate effectively
  8. The broad education necessary to understand the impact of civil engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context.
  9. Recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning.
  10. Knowledge of contemporary issues.
  11. An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for civil engineering practice. 


Admission Requirements

  • UAE Secondary school Certificate (Science/advanced) or, its equivalent approved by the UAE Ministry of Education, with a minimum average of 80%, OR 75% in (Elite).
  • A valid English Language Proficiency Certificate in one of the below certificates or its equivalent, at least as the following:
5 500 1100
  •  Pass the Arabic EmSAT with a score not less than (600) or equivalent. Alternatively, Non-Native Arabic Speakers can enroll in a non-credited AAU "Introduction to Arabic Language" course.
  • Pass the Math EmSAT with a score not less than (900) or equivalent.
  • Pass the Physics EmSAT with a score not less than (800) or equivalent. 
  • Passing any other AAU admissions conditions. 

Graduation Requirements

To obtain a degree of “Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering”, a student must successfully complete 140 credit hours, including 12-weeks internship, with a cumulative GPA above 2.0.

Study Plan


Guidance Plan

Course Description

Facts and Figures

Students Enrollment


First Semester
2021 - 2022


2020 - 2021


2019 - 2020


2018 - 2019


Contact us

Director of Civil Engineering Program

College of Engineering
Al Ain University 

P.O.Box: 64141
Al Ain - UAE

Phone No: +971 3 7024888
Fax No: +971 3 7024777

Email(Al Ain):
Email(Abu Dhabi):