School of Architecture and Built Environment

Civil and Structural Engineering

MSc Full-time 12 months, Part-time 2 years

This course is designed to provide the additional technical education for graduates who are already in possession of an IEng accredited degree, for them to step up to CEng standard.

This course is designed to provide the additional technical education for graduates who are already in possession of an IEng accredited degree, for them to step up to CEng standard.

  • Institute Code W75
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  • Start Date(s) 21 September 2020
  • Award MSc
  • Study Mode Full-time, Part-time
  • Course Length Full-time (12 months), Part-time (2 years)
  • Campus Location University of Wolverhampton
  • School School of Architecture and Built Environment

Why choose this course?

This course is designed to provide the additional technical education for graduates who are already in possession of an IEng accredited degree, for them to step up to CEng standard. The course is delivered by a blend of active and respected academics as well as Chartered Engineers in the fields of structures and civil engineering. The modules provide opportunities for individual research as well as group based activities, where you will tackle industrially relevant challenges, requiring innovative and creative solutions which recognise the wider implications of engineering activities.

What happens on the course?

Modules include:

  • Building information modelling
  • Advanced structural analysis
  • Advanced geotechnical applications
  • Foundation engineering
  • Structural engineering project
  • Financial management of projects
  • Civil and structural dissertation

Course Modules

Potential Career Paths

This course provides a well-balanced blend of academic study and professional skill development. Graduates from the course will have employment opportunities under a variety of civil engineering, construction management or related disciplines.

Additional Information

Everything you need to know about this course!

We are currently developing the Springfield Campus which will be Europe’s largest construction centre of excellence. Join us as the exciting development takes shape and from 2019/20 students in the School of Architecture and the Built environment will be taught from the new campus.

 

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Location Mode Fee Year
Home/EU Full-time £6250 per year 2019-20
Home/EU Full-time £ per year 2020-21
Home/EU Part-time £3125 per year 2019-20
International Full-time £13000 per year 2019-20
International Full-time £13650 per year 2020-21

These fees are applicable for new entrants in 2019/20. Fees are for the academic year only, any subsequent years may be subject to an annual increase, usually in line with inflation.

A minimum of a 2:2 classification from a Civil Engineering degree course. Preferably one that has IEng accreditation. International students with a cognate degree and applicants with relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis.

Postgraduate Loans: Are available for taught and research Masters courses for students resident in England. For more information on eligibility and how to apply online visit: www.gov.uk/postgraduate-loan

Professional and Career Development Loan: The University is a Professional and Career Development Loans (PCDL) registered Learning Provider, registration number [4413]. A PCDL is a commercial bank loan that you can use to help pay for work-related learning. For further information on financial assistance to support your learning, please visit the GOV.UK website or contact the National Careers Service on 0800 100 900.

Charitable Funding: You might also want to explore the possibility of funding from charitable trusts; please see the following websites www.acf.org.ukwww.dsc.org.uk/fundingwebsites or www.family-action.org.uk. Most charities and trust funds offer limited bursaries targeted to specific groups of students so you will need to research whether any of them are relevant to your situation.

University Postgraduate Loyalty Discount: The University also offers a postgraduate loyalty discount (https://www.wlv.ac.uk/study-here/money-matters/financial-support/postgraduate-study/postgraduate-loyalty-discount/): If you have completed an undergraduate degree at the University of Wolverhampton, you may be eligible for a 20% discount on the first year of a taught postgraduate programme.

Financial Hardship: Students can apply to the Dennis Turner Opportunity Fund (https://www.wlv.ac.uk/study-here/money-matters/financial-support/dennis-turner-opportunity-fund/) for help with course related costs however this cannot be used for fees or to cover general living costs.

If you are paying for the fees yourself then the fees can be paid in 3 instalments: November, January and April. More information can be found at www.wlv.ac.uk/howtopay

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