Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Transport Planning and the Environment

This course is for those who wish to work in the transport profession and have an understanding of transport, environmental intrusion, its measurement and mitigation. It draws on the latest research in these areas, some of which is being carried out by Newcastle's Transport Operations Research Group. The course will provide a sound overview of the transport profession, with specific teaching about air pollution and the modelling of emissions.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in any engineering or science subject, geography, town planning or maths; applicants with a qualification in a different subject to those listed above, a lower or non-standard qualification and those who have significant, relevant industry experience will be considered; applicants whose 1st language is not English require a minimum of IELTS 6.5 (with minimum of 6.0 in all sub-sections) or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 16,265 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time £ 3,500 per Academic year (home fees) 24 months

Campus details

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

Key information

Academic Secretary (Transport Engineering), School of Civil Engineering and Geosciences
Telephone number: 
0191 208 6547