Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Engineering Geology

The Engineering Geology MSc responds to a national and international demand for specialist engineering geologists with advanced training in geotechnical engineering. It provides students with advanced conceptual understanding, detailed factual knowledge, specialist technical skills and an awareness of responsibilities to society and the environment. This degree covers areas such as: engineering geology principles and applications; site investigation, testing, interpretation and reporting processes;analysing diverse geological evidence to assess hazards and risks arising from natural and man-made phenomena.

Course modules

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 48 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

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Key information

Geotechnical Engineering and Engineering Geology
Telephone number: 
0191 208 6418