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MScCivil Engineering

Tuition fee £20,470 per year
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The civil engineers of the near future will have to find innovative solutions to environmental challenges. We believe graduates from our MSc will be at the forefront of the new generation.

The core modules give you a grounding in engineering analysis and design. In the second semester, you can follow your interests and choose from a list of specialist modules.

The basic structure is September-June: taught modules and preparation for your dissertation. June-August: complete your dissertation.

Your research dissertation gives you the opportunity to work with an academic on a piece of research in a subdiscipline. We’ll give you training in research skills.

Programme structure

Core modules

Linear Systems and Structural Analysis
Advanced Hydraulics
Hydrogeology and Research Skills
Structural Design
Constitutive Modelling of Geotechnical Materials
Geotechnical Design

All modules are 15 credits. Plus a 60 credit Advanced Engineering Research Project

Optional modules

Design of Earthquake Resistant Structures
Pollutant Fate and Transport in the Subsurface
Coastal Engineering
Innovation and New Materials in Construction
River Mechanics
Risk and Extreme Events


Lectures by academic staff and industrial partners
Laboratory work
Site visits
Design Project


Formal exams
Coursework assignments
Dissertation with oral exam

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States