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Course summary

Engineering graduates are in high demand from recruiting companies worldwide. This course has been designed to meet the needs of a broad range of engineering industries. As a Masters student, you’ll gain the specialist and generic skills necessary to lead future developments. This one-year MSc in Civil Engineering is suitable for graduates with a background in any discipline of civil engineering. Applicants with a degree in environmental engineering, earth science, maths, physics and mechanical engineering may also be considered. You can graduate with an MSc in Civil Engineering or choose to follow a specialist named stream: Civil Engineering with Structural Engineering & Project Management, Civil Engineering with Geotechnical Engineering & Project Management, Civil Engineering with Geoenvironmental Engineering & Project Management

Modules

For all MSc Civil Engineering student Compulsary classes: Civil Engineering Design Projects, Qualitative and Quantitative Research Methods. Civil Engineering with Structural Engineering & Project Management Compulsory classes: Advanced Structural Analysis and Design, Prestressed Concrete, Composition Material Materials and Structural Stability, Ground Improvement and Reinforcement, Project Management. Civil Engineering with Geotechnical Engineering & Project Management compulsory classes: Ground Improvement and Reinforcement, Geotechnics of Unsaturated Soils, Project Management, Hydrogeology Rock Mechanics, Tunnelling and Groundwater Civil Engineering with Geoenvironmental Engineering & Project Management compulsory classes: Site Investigation and Risk Assessment, Contaminated Land, Waste Management and Landfill Design, Project Management. Elective classes: Ground improvement and Reinforment, SIte Investigation and Risk Assessment, Advanced Structural Analysis and Design, Prestressed Concrete, Composite Materials and Structural Stability, Waste Management and Landfill Design, Project Management, Rock Mechanics, Tunelling and Groundwater, Hydrogeology , Renewable Energy Marine Systems, Slopes and Walls, Contaminated Land, Waste and Environmental Management, Urban Water Supply and Drainage Systems, Waste and Wastewater Treatement Design, ICT Integrated in AEC, Building Information Management, Structural HEalth Monitoring, Advanced Materials Science for Structures


Entry requirements

Normally, a first or upper second-class Honours degree from a UK university (or equivalent overseas qualification) in any civil engineering discipline. Applicants with a degree in environmental engineering, earth sciences, maths, physics and mechanical engineering may also be considered. Lower degree classifications might be considered if there is strength elsewhere (for example, relevant work experience, excellent final project/dissertation, very strong academic letter of reference, very strong application statement linking with career goals).


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Scotland £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
International £23050 Year 1

Additional fee information

For information on tuition fees, additional costs and funding for this programme, please view the programme details on the University of Strathclyde website.

Sponsorship information

https://www.strath.ac.uk/studywithus/scholarships/

Civil Engineering (with optional specialist streams) at University of Strathclyde - UCAS