MSc in Civil Engineering (Transport Infrastructure-Geotechnics

MSc in Infrastructure engineering (Transport Infrastructure-Geotechnics)

Duration: 3 semesters

Study attainment: 90 credit points according to the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS)

Entry requirements: BSc in Civil Engineering

List of courses

General compulsory courses

Transport Infrastructure-Geotechnics compulsory courses

Numerical methods

Selected topics of road planning and design

Stochastic processes

Road pavements

Continuum mechanics

Case studies in railway construction

Noise and vibration control

Geotechnical structures and technologies

Quality management systems

Case studies in geotechnics

Communications skills


Technical English

Pedestrian and cycle traffic

Engineering Ethics

Railway track diagnostics

Project Management

Selected topics in traffic engineering

Civil engineering compulsory courses

Computer aided infrastructure design

Sustainable settlements and transport

Individual research project

Road and railway construction

Engineering geology

Hydraulic engineering

Soil investigation and testing


Geotechnical design

Bridge construction

Seismic design


Diploma thesis

Professional project


General academic calendar:

Starting in autumn semester:
Application deadline:  June 1,
Registration: August
Semester: September – January
Examination period: December - January

Starting in spring semester:
Application deadline: November 1
Registration: January
Spring semester: February – May
Examination period: May - June

Application and Admission:

The program will take a minimum of 10 and a maximum of 30 students. You can follow the actual call for the program in the news on the main webpage.

Online application:

Application fee:

EUR 100 (non-refundable)

Your application will be considered if you transfer the application fee to the bank account of the University and submit all the required documents.

Documents to be submitted to complete the application:

  • application form completely filled out. (Please ensure that your personal data appear correctly, as shown on your passport, because that will be the form in which they will appear on your transcripts and degree certificates.)
  • a copy of your passport
  • an authorized copy of a BSc degree from any higher education already completed that is relevant to your application
  • an authorized copy of the general certificate of your education (G.C.E.) or any equivalent secondary high school diploma
  • one of the following indications of English-language proficiency:
    (a) TOEFL IBT test score of 90, or PBT score 550,
    (b) Cambridge First Certificate "B",
    (c) ELTS score of 5.0
    (d) any, whith the above listed exams equivalent certificate
  • two recent photographs
  • curriculum vitae (autobiography/resume)

NOTE: NOTARIZED ENGLISH TRANSLATIONS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL WRITTEN DOCUMENTS, EXCEPT YOUR PASSPORT. Notarization is necessary for every school leaving document, even if the original is in English.

Documents must be sent before  application deadline, to the following address:

Széchenyi István Unversity, International Office
H-9026 GYŐR
Egyetem ter 1.


All tuition and fees for the first semester must be paid prior to enrolment. At the time of enrolment, you will need to present proof that you have paid your first year fee via bank transfer. In case of late or partial payment of tuition fees, the University reserves the right to refuse enrolment.

Tuition fees:

Graduate tuition and fees, leading to MSc

EUR 2,500 per semester

Tuition and fees for special students (courses leading to no degree)

EUR 50/credit points

Accommodation and living expenses are additional and are paid by the applicants.

For further information, please contact the International Office:

Address: 9026 Győr, Egyetem tér 1, Hungary

Tel: +36/96/503-418
Fax: +36/96/613-560

Office time: Monday–Thursday: 9.00 a.m. – 12.00 a.m.


H-9026 Győr, Egyetem tér 1. 


(Administrative Building 103.)

0036/96/613-700, 0036/503-419

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Monday  10:00-12:00 12:30-14:00
Tuesday  10:00-12:00 12:30-14:00
Wednesday  10:00-12:00 12:30-14:00
Thursday  10:00-12:00 12:30-14:00
Friday  10:00-11:00 12:30-14:00