Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University

Advanced Structural Engineering

Students on this course, will develop skills in the analysis, design and assessment of engineering structures subject to normal, seismic and extreme loading and environmental conditions. Offering a wide range of structural engineering principles, while learning about issues relating to steel and concrete structures and foundations.

Entry requirements

Bachelor (Honours) degree at 2.2 or above, or equivalent. We look for applicants to have a background in engineering (civil, mechanical or electrical) or a physical science (maths or physics) in order to be eligible for this programme. We may also consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient relevant work experience within the industry.

Course modules

Trimester 1: Advanced mechanics of materials and FEA, advanced structural concrete 1 - analysis, advanced structural steel design 1, forensic engineering. Trimester 2: Structural dynamics and earthquake design, advanced structural concrete 2 - design, advanced structural steel design 2, foundation design to Eurocode 7. Trimester 3: Masters dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 3,750 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 10,760 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Merchiston Campus Edinburgh EH10 5DT Scotland

Key information

Information Office
Telephone number: 
0333 900 6040