University of Bradford

Degree level: Postgraduate

Advanced Civil and Structural Engineering (Taught)

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Course summary

This technically focused Master's programme provides you with the in-depth knowledge you need to:

  • design innovative structures
  • manage construction in the built environment
  • address the implications of earthquakes and ground challenges
It is suitable for candidates with an undergraduate degree qualification looking to strengthen their technical knowledge and improve their career potential in the sector. You will be taught by research active staff, ensuring you are taught the latest theory and practice. It also means you’ll have opportunities to work on ongoing research projects. You will practice by developing designs for real projects. In the design project module you will be guided throughout by our Industrial Royal Academy of Engineering visiting professor from Arup. The programme is supported by our strong industry links. The School of Engineering has an Industry Advisory Board, made up of representatives from leading organisations in the engineering sector, which informs curriculum development and research. Several members of the board deliver lectures, provide site visits, and mentor and potentially employ our students. Professional Accreditation: This degree is accredited by the Joint Board of Moderators (JBM: The Institution of Civil Engineers, The Institution of Structural Engineers, The Institution of Highway Engineers and The Chartered Institution of Highways & Transportation) as meeting the requirements for Further Learning for a Chartered Engineer (CEng) for candidates who have already acquired an Accredited CEng (Partial) BEng(Hons) or an Accredited IEng (Full) BEng/BSc (Hons) undergraduate first degree.

Course details

Modules

Modules: advanced geotechnics; advanced numerical methods ; advanced structural analysis; advanced structural engineering project; design optimisation; engineering vibration; case study; advanced project skills; earthquake engineering; environmental computational fluid dynamics; finite element methods; risk management; steel and composite design; MSc project.

Assessment method

MSc project

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • The Joint Board of Moderators

Entry requirements

2.2 Honours degree (or above) in a relevant discipline from an approved degree-awarding body; candidates who do not meet this requirement but have extensive industrial experience in a related area are considered on an individual basis. English language requirements: IELTS at 6.0 or the equivalent.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £8570* Whole course
England £8570* Whole course
Northern Ireland £8570* Whole course
Scotland £8570* Whole course
Wales £8570* Whole course
International £19890* Whole course
Channel Islands £19890* Whole course

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Advanced Civil and Structural Engineering at University of Bradford - UCAS