University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering)

This course aims provides students with the technical knowledge and skills to develop the analytical, decision-making and critical powers required to solve civil engineering problems, along with the transferable skills to enable a leading career in civil engineering. Students concentrate on the technical knowledge and skills relevant to the field of structural engineering.

Entry requirements

2.1 degree (or international equivalent) in civil engineering or related subject. English language requirements: IELTS 6.0 (no less than 5.5 in any element).

Course modules

Core modules: research project literature review; research project organisation and planning; optional modules: finite element analysis in structural mechanics; wind engineering and energy; coastal engineering; advanced concrete structures; advanced pavement materials; natural hazards and environmental fluid mechanics; critical state soil mechanics; system reliability engineering; construction planning and processes; traffic engineering; advanced properties of concrete; geology for civil engineers; plates and shells; geospatial engineering 2; earthquake engineering and structural dynamics; environmental geotechnology; steel structures; railway engineering; sustainable construction; pavement engineering; foundations and earthworks; geospatial engineering; construction management.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,300 per Whole course (International) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Park Campus Nottingham NG7 2RJ East Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
Department of Civil Engineering
Telephone number: 
0115 951 4081