Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering

The bachelor's degree program in civil engineering is practice-based, giving you the opportunity to apply what you have learned immediately and gain insights into the professional world. Your work will shape where we live – from family houses to skyscrapers, hydroelectric power plants to revitalized rivers.
Civil engineering graduates from OST are sought-after professionals and in great demand on the job market.

A glimpse inside the bachelor's degree program in civil engineering


The bachelor's degree program in civil engineering is practice-based. What does this mean exactly? The bachelor's thesis of a civil engineering student gives you an insight. 

Program at a glance


Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering

Program start

every September in week 38


CHF 1,000 per semester plus additional expenses

Duration of studies

6 semesters full-time
10 semesters part-time or according to your individually chosen schedule


Construction, geotechnical, transport and water engineering

Study location

Rapperswil-Jona campus


Registrations are still possible as long as study places are available.