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University of Salford

Transport Engineering and Planning

This course provides a solid grounding for students interested in the management, engineering and planning of transport infrastructure. The emphasis of the course is on current methodology and practice to improve employability with engineering and planning departments of local and central governments, passenger transport executives, and transport consultants.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.2 degree or equivalent in an appropriate discipline. A wide variety of 1st Class degrees are accepted, including engineering, science, geography and social science. For non-standard applicants, relevant work experience may be taken into account.

Course modules

Modules include: Transport planning: policy and principles; transport engineering: principles and methodologies; transport engineering: analysis and road safety; transport planning: forecasting and appraisal; transport infrastructure design and analysis; MSc dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include a combination of formal examinations, tutorial and seminar work, course assignment portfolio and a dissertation. The overall breakdown is examination 50 per cent; coursework 50 per cent.

Sponsorship information

Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for International students only).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,300 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 917 per Credit (EU) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 917 per Credit (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,217 per Credit (International) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 917 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 917 per Credit (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 917 per Credit (Wales) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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