University of Surrey

University of Surrey

Bridge Engineering

This course offers a range of modules addressing the wholelife analysis of bridge structures. It is also possible to take optional modules from some of the other study streams, covering areas such as structural engineering; geotechnical engineering; water engineering; and construction management.

Entry requirements

A minimum of 60 per cent in an Honours degree in civil engineering accredited to CEng, or a minimum of 70 per cent in an Honours degree in civil engineering accredited to IEng. Overseas equivalent qualifications are also welcome. Alternatively, at least 5 years' relevant industrial experience (preferably codified design) or a professional qualification (for example, CEng). English language requirements: IELTS minimum overall: 6.5, IELTS minimum by component: 6.0.

Course modules

Bridge engineering modules: bridge management; bridge deck loading and analysis; durability of bridges and structures; pre-stressed concrete bridge design; steel and composite bridge design; long span bridges. Structural engineering modules: steel building design; space structures; structural mechanics and finite elements; concrete building design; structural safety and reliability; earthquake engineering; design of masonry structures; subsea engineering. Construction management modules: construction organisation; project and risk management; construction, management and law. Geotechnical engineering modules: soil-structure interaction; advanced soil mechanics; energy geotechnics; deep foundations and earth retaining structures; geotechnical structures. Water engineering modules: environmental health; water treatment; wastewater treatment and sewerage; applied chemistry and microbiology (intensive); pollution control and waste management; groundwater control; regulation and management; water resources management and hydraulic modelling. Infrastructure engineering and management modules: infrastructure asset management; infrastructure investment and financing; infrastructure systems, interdependencies and resilience; sustainability and infrastructure.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time GBP 6,600 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time GBP 17,300 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time GBP 6,600 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time GBP 6,600 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time GBP 6,600 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Part-time GBP 800 per Credit (Scotland) 24 months
MSc Part-time GBP 800 per Credit (Wales) 24 months
MSc Part-time GBP 800 per Credit (England) 24 months
MSc Part-time GBP 1,900 per Credit (International) 24 months
MSc Part-time GBP 800 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MSc Distance learning GBP 900 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 36 months
MSc Distance learning GBP 900 per Credit (Scotland) 36 months
MSc Distance learning GBP 900 per Credit (Wales) 36 months
MSc Distance learning GBP 900 per Credit (England) 36 months
MSc Distance learning GBP 2,000 per Credit (International) 36 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,600 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,300 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,600 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,600 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,600 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 800 per Credit (England) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,900 per Credit (International) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 800 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 800 per Credit (Scotland) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 800 per Credit (Wales) 24 months
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 900 per Credit (Wales) 36 months
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 900 per Credit (England) 36 months
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Credit (International) 36 months
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 900 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 36 months
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 900 per Credit (Scotland) 36 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Surrey Guildford GU2 7XH South East

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