University of Surrey

University of Surrey

Infrastructure Engineering and Management

This course covers the planning, design, analysis and management frameworks of infrastructure systems. In particular, you will develop expertise in the: technical aspects of infrastructure engineering within a social, economic, environmental and political context; factors that affect and drive infrastructure planning and funding; interdependent nature of infrastructure across different sectors. You will qualify with a sound understanding of the whole life-cycle of infrastructure assets, the environmental impact of infrastructure projects, and formal asset-management techniques enabling you to maximise the benefits of infrastructure assets in the future.

Course modules

Example module listing: Infrastructure Investment and Financing; Infrastructure Systems, Interdependencies and Resilience; Infrastructure Asset Management; Sustainability and Infrastructure. Structural Engineering Group Modules: Steel Building Design; Space Structures; Structural Mechanics and Finite Elements; Subsea Engineering; Concrete Building Design; Structural Safety and Reliability; Earthquake Engineering; Design of Masonry Structures. Bridge Engineering Group Modules: Bridge Deck Loading and Analysis; Prestressed Concrete Bridge Design; Durability of Bridges and Structures; Bridge Management; Steel and Composite Bridge Design; Long-Span Bridges; Geotechnical Engineering Group Modules; Geotechnical Structures; Energy Geotechnics; Advanced Soil Mechanics; Foundation Engineering; Soil-Structure Interaction. Construction Management Group Modules: Construction Management and Law; Construction Organisation; Project and Risk Management. Water and Environmental Engineering Group Modules: Environmental Health; Water Treatment; Wastewater Treatment and Sewerage; Applied Chemistry and Microbiology; Pollution Control and Waste Management; Regulation and Management; Water Resources Management and Hydraulic Modelling; Water Policy and Management. Wind Energy Group Modules: Wind Engineering; Wind Energy Technology; Renewable Energy Technologies Dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include a combination of continous assessment and examinations and a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time February 2018 - 12 Months
MSc Distance learning February 2018 - 60 Months
MSc Part-time February 2018 - 60 Months
MSc Full-time September 2018 - 12 Months
MSc Distance learning September 2018 - 60 Months
MSc Part-time September 2018 - 60 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site GU2 7XH South East

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