City, University of London
Civil Engineering Structures
Applicants should hold a lower second class honours degree in civil engineering or a relevant subject or the equivalent from an international institution.
Other Suitable Qualifications:
INTO Postgraduate preparation Programmes -
If you do not qualify for direct entry, our partner INTO City, University of London offers academic preparation programmes which focus on the skills you need. Successful completion of the Graduate Diploma in Science and Engineering at INTO City, University of London means guaranteed progression to this degree.
Kaplan International College (KIC) London:
Additionally, City in partnership with KIC London to provide preparatory courses for international students. Foundation and Pre Masters courses at KIC London offer comprehensive support to students including regular one-to-one tuition. Progression to City is guaranteed if you complete the KIC London course at the required level.
An Honours degree (2.2 minimum) in civil engineering or another appropriate subject; applicants with a Diploma of Technology in an appropriate subject and Chartered Engineer status are also accepted.
Advanced structural analysis and stability (20 credits);
Finite element methods (15 credits);
Dynamics of structures (15 credits);
Structural reliability and risk (10 credits);
Design of concrete structures (15 credits);
Design of steel and composite structures (15 credits);
Dissertation for MSc degree (Research Skills and Individual Project) (60 credits).
You will be able to study two of the following elective modules:
Analysis of steel and concrete structures for blast and fire exposure (15 credits);
Bridge engineering (15 credits);
Earthquake analysis of structures (15 credits).
Core modules: advanced analysis and analysis of structures; structural dynamics; finite element methods; structural reliability and risk; design of concrete structures; design of steel and composite structure. In addition, two elective modules are selected from: analysis of steel and concrete structures for blast and fire exposure; bridge engineering; earthquake analysis of structures.
Assessment of theoretical modules is based on a combination of examinations and coursework. Examinations are shared between the January and April/May examination periods. Design oriented modules are normally assessed by coursework only, where students work both in groups and individually on challenging projects that are varied each year. For the MSc dissertation, students are required to attend a viva following submission of the final report.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 16,000 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (International)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England)||2 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||September 2016||-||8 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Northampton Square||Islington||EC1V 0HB||South East|
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