Engineering Sciences, BSc

Do you enjoy problem-solving and making things work? Or work better? Do you see possibilities in applying scientific concepts to real world problems? Are you open to exploring various solutions to big problems? Do you enjoy creating things? If so, UCA's Engineering Sciences programme is for you.

UCA's Engineering Sciences programme will produce well-rounded, creative engineers that have both the applied technical knowledge and the necessary entrepreneurial spirit to inspire and lead economic and social development in Central Asia. Four key principles are at the heart of this programme: leadership, interdisciplinary thinking, entrepreneurial spirit and design capabilities.

The Engineering Sciences curriculum delivers an innovative approach to integrated engineering with specialisations available in chemical and process engineering or civil engineering with an emphasis on infrastructure development. The programme provides you with an interdisciplinary base to develop your long-term leadership potential as well as the skills you need to perform in jobs immediately after graduating.

You can pursue specialisations in chemical and process engineering or civil engineering with an emphasis on infrastructure development. Classroom learning is strengthened by professional practice, internships, seminars and labs. The curriculum is being developed in partnership with, and is based on curricula at, world renowned universities.


Mandatory Courses

Integrated Component

Calculus III


Computer Science for Engineering

Numerical Methods and Applications

Energy and Power Engineering


Fluid Mechanics

Circuit Analysis


Engineering Dynamics

Structural Theory and Design

Materials in Design

Professional Practice Component

Introduction to Systems Engineering

Business and Entrepreneurship

Project Engineering and Management

Sustainable Design & Lifecycle Costing

Engineering Economics

Law, Professional Practice & Ethics

Design Project A / B

Electives (Choose 6 courses within specialisation)

Process / Chemical Engineering (Choose 6)

Mass and energy balances

Chemical Reaction Engineering

Separation Processes

Heat Transfer

Process Control

Minerals Processing


Process Synthesis and Design

Civil Engineering (Choose 6)


Geology & Rock Mechanics

Construction Materials

Soil & Geotechnical Engineering

Foundations, Structures & Structural Design

Transportation, Roads, & Pavement Design

Introduction to Environmental Engineering

Engineering Hydrology

Computer Engineering

Electromagnetic Fields and Waves

Discrete Mathematics and Probability*

Signals and Systems

Data Structures and Algorithms*

Telecommunications Networks

Embedded Systems

Computer Organization and Architecture

Digital System Design

Artificial Intelligence*

FGPA Design

* Subject to change.

Career Pathways

Your minor complements your major area of study, enriching your skill set and knowledge base, making you an all-rounded candidate for any future employer.

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