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MScCivil and Structural Engineering

University of Bradford
United Kingdom, Bradford
Tuition fee £13,500.00 per year
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Civil engineering is essential for both developed and developing countries, and there is a great global need for professionals with expertise in the design, operation and maintenance of infrastructure, which is so essential to our present-day lives.

Sustainable use of materials, resources, and energy, in order to enhance the quality of life, for current and future generations, is a key aim for civil and structural engineers. Those in this field increasingly need to build on their Bachelor degree qualification and increase their knowledge base to remain competitive.

This course is designed to provide advanced civil and structural engineering education, and it addresses a balanced curriculum between advanced technical and design skills, and research skills.

Programme structure

Modules: © = Core, (O) = Option

Semester 1 (50 Credits – 4 x © Modules and 1 x (O) Module):

Advanced Geotechnics (10 Credits) ©
Advanced Structural Analysis (10 Credits) ©
Advanced Structural Engineering Project (20 Credits split over both Semesters, 10 Credits per Semester) ©
Engineering Vibration (10 Credits) ©
Advanced Numerical Methods (10 Credits) (O)
Design Optimisation (10 Credits) (O)

Semester 2 (50 Credits – 2 x © Modules and 2 x (O) Modules):

Advanced Structural Engineering Project (20 Credits split over both Semesters, 10 Credits per Semester) ©
Case Study (20 Credits) ©
Earthquake Engineering (10 Credits) (O)
Environmental Computational Fluid Dynamics (10 Credits) (O)
Finite Element Methods (10 Credits) (O)
Risk Management (10 Credits) (O)
Steel and Composite Design (10 Credits) (O)
Sustainable Energy (10 Credits) (O)

Semesters 1 and 2, and end of Semester 2 onwards (80 Credits – 1 x © Module):

MSc Project (80 Credits) ©

Career opportunities

Graduates of this course are equipped to enter a wide range of industries such as consulting or contracting, utility providers (such as the water, gas, or electricity companies), the railways,and many other fields.

Apply now! Fall semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Oct 2, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States