Loughborough University

Loughborough University

Civil and Building Engineering

Areas of research include: building: prefabricated modular construction, facade technology, management of construction process; environmental systems engineering: heating and ventilating and air conditioning systems, low-energy cooling, air flow in buildings; construction management: simulating work process changes, multimedia communications, information transfer, new sub-contractor management systems; geotechnics: buried pipes, trench less pipe laying and tunnelling, road foundations, slope stability engineering; land surveying: instrumentation, digital terrain modelling, computation, photogrammetry; quantity surveying: quality assurance, procurement, services, risk management; structures and materials: concrete and other structural materials, concrete durability, repair and bonding, cable mechanics and tension structures; water engineering: computational and experimental environmental fluid dynamics (with relevance to rivers, estuaries and coastal seas), water quality and waste treatment.

Course modules

Sponsorship information

EPSRC bursary, ORS scholarship


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
EngD Full-time January 2017 - 4 years
EngD Full-time April 2017 - 4 years
EngD Full-time July 2017 - 4 years
EngD Full-time October 2017 - 4 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 - 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 - 5 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 - 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 - 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 - 2 years
MPhil Part-time April 2017 - 3 years
MPhil Part-time July 2017 - 3 years
MPhil Part-time October 2017 - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Loughborough University Loughborough LE11 3TU East Midlands

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01509 228292