UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)


The programme, offered in conjunction with Imperial College London, brings together the transport research and training capabilities of the civil engineering departments of the two universities.

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. A-level mathematics is also required.

Course modules

Core modules: Transport and its context; quantitative methods; transport engineering and operations; transport economics; transport demand and its modelling; transport policy.
Options: Highway engineering; road traffic theory and its application; public transport; transport safety and risk management; quantitative techniques for transport engineering and planning; advanced transport modelling; understanding and modelling travel behaviour; transport and the environment; intelligent transport systems; design of accessible transport systems; freight transport; air traffic management; ports and maritime transport; urban street planning and design; roads and underground infrastructure: design, construction and maintenance.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, computer-based work and coursework. Assessment is through unseen written examinations, coursework, an individual literature review, presentations and the dissertation focussing on the final project.

Sponsorship information

Engineering and Physical Sciences Reserarch Council (EPSRC); Rees Jeffreys Road Fund.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

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Key information

Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
020 3108 4046