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University of Dundee

Civil Engineering

This course explores the subject in detail, covering health, safety and environmental engineering. The MSc in Civil Engineering builds on our renowned research expertise and industrial experience in current aspects of Civil Engineering. It is designed both for people pursuing a higher degree soon or immediately after obtaining their first degree, and for those with considerable work experience.

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have, or expect to have an honours degree at 2.2 or above, or equivalent professional or overseas qualifications, in a relevant academic discipline. For applicants with a non-technical degree, they should hold a 2.1 honours degree or above, and their suitability for one of the MSc programmes will be considered on a case-by-case basis. IELTS of 6.0 (or equivalent), if the 1st language is not English.

Course modules

Modules include: research methods and diploma projects; health, safety and environmental engineering; advanced structural analysis; earthquake engineering and concrete assessment; innovative structures; design for durability assessment and repair; construction systems 1 and 2; sustainable use and environmental impact assessment; offshore geotechnical engineering; advanced soil mechanics and geo-environmental engineering; soil dynamics and earthquake engineering; project and enterprise management; research project

Assessment methods

The course is assessed by coursework, examination and dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 4,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 15,950 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 4,500 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses)) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 4,500 per Academic year (EU fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Dundee City Campus Dundee DD1 4HN Scotland

Key information

Admissions Enquiries
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01382 383838