University of Edinburgh

University of Edinburgh

Infrastructure and the Environment

Key research areas include: behaviour and design of structures in fire and other extreme events; fire science and fire safety engineering; shells and containment structures, nonlinear finite element modelling of complex structures and structural collapses; mechanics and transport of granular materials and multiphase media; computational mechanics and bio-mechanics; fibre-reinforced polymer composites in structural strengthening and repair; high-speed rail; intelligent infrastructure and NDE; sustainable water and wastewater treatment technologies; water supply; waste management and resource recovery.

Entry requirements

Applicants are required to have an undergraduate degree in an appropriate subject or relevant qualifications and experience; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 6.5 (with at least 6.0 in each module); TOEFL internet-based test 92 (with at least 20 in each module); PTE 61 (with at least 56 in each of the communicative skills sections); or CPE grade C or CAE grade B.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time GBP 18,100 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 9,050 per Year 1 (International) 6 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 18,100 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Part-time GBP 9,050 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
MSc (Res) Full-time GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time GBP 22,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time GBP 11,250 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Edinburgh Edinburgh EH8 9JU Scotland

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Key information

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Graduate School Administrator
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0131 651 7213