University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Structural Engineering

The programme comprises compulsory taught course units, optional course units and a dissertation.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant science or engineering discipline; IELTS 6.5 (with no sub test less than 5.5), TOEFL greater than or equal to 570 (with TWE score not less than 5), CBTOEFL greater than or equal to 230, IBTOEFL greater than or equal to 88-89.

Course modules

Modules include: Advanced theory of structures; reinforced concrete structures; foundations for structures; structural dynamics and stability; materials for structures; steel structures; engineering project management; pre-stressed and cable structures; advanced project management; ground engineering; shell structures; earthquake engineering.

Sponsorship information

The Panasonic Trust offers grants to UK engineers from industry; details may be found on The Royal Academy of Engineering website which administers the Panasonic Trust; Charles Marks Award: 1 scholarship is available to the value of $5,000 to American students registered on any of the full time Master of Science courses in the School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering; this award is not available to students on part-time or distance learning courses.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,950 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 15,400 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
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