Building Materials - Ph.D.





Doctor of Philosophy in Building Materials


  • Work fields for a Ph.D. graduate/specialization in Building Materials:

    After graduation, our students are expected to have the ability to:

    • Apply the fundamentals of mathematics and science and engineering principles in understanding and solving of engineering problems.
    • Work efficiently in one or more basic areas of civil engineering.
    • Work effectively and adhere to the ethics of the profession in the worksite.
    • Develop their skills and gain new to enhance their practical experience.
    • Researcher assistant
    • Lecturer for the Labs and technical subjects.


Entities that have hired structural engineering graduates:

  • Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.
  • Private universities.
  • Research institutions.
  • Private and mixed sector companies involved in the field of construction.
  • Government ministries and bodies not associated with a ministry, governorates, and municipalities.


Duration of study:

One preparation year + two research years = 3 years


The scientific department that grants the specialization:

Department of Civil Engineering.


The scientific backgrounds that can be submitted to obtain the specialization:


BSc in Civil Eng and MSc in Building Materials Eng.