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School of Architecture and Built Environment

Civil and Structural Engineering

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

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
  • UCAS Code
  • Entry Requirements View
  • Fees View
  • Start Date(s) 19 October 2020
  • Award MSc
  • Study Mode Part-time, Full-time
  • Course Length Part-time (2 years), Full-time (12 months)
  • Campus Location Wolverhampton City Campus
  • 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 £6400 per year 2020-21
Home/EU Part-time £3200 per year 2020-21
International Full-time £13350 per year 2020-21

These fees relate to new entrants only for the academic year indicated for entry onto the course, any subsequent years study may be subject to an annual increase, usually in line with inflation.

2020 Entry

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 Loan (UK or EU national):

You may be able to get a postgraduate student loan from Student Finance England of up to £11,222 to help pay for a Master’s degree. Applications are made through Student Finance England and more information on the regulations and eligibility criteria can be found at gov.uk or here

* Any RPL will invalidate your eligibility as you must study a minimum of 180 credits

EU students applying for the 2020/21 academic year:

The UK Government has confirmed that EU students will continue to be eligible for 'home fee status' for entry in September 2020, and will continue to have access to financial support available via student loans for the duration of their course. For more information take a look at the gov.uk website.


Postgraduate Loyalty Discount:

You can get 20% discount on a taught postgraduate course if you’re a University of Wolverhampton Graduate.

The University offers a generous 20% Loyalty Discount to students progressing from an undergraduate programme to a taught postgraduate programme, where both courses are University of Wolverhampton Awards.

There is no time limit on how long ago you completed your degree as long as this is your first Masters level qualification.

The discount applies to the first year of enrolment only. Students who receive a loyalty discount are not entitled to any further tuition discount or bursary. For full terms and conditions click here.


Self-funded:

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 by clicking here.


Sponsored - Your employer, embassy or organisation can pay for your Tuition fees:

Your employer, embassy or organisation agrees to pay all or part of your tuition fees; the University will refer to them as your sponsor and will invoice them for the appropriate amount.

We must receive notification of sponsorship in writing as soon as possible, and before enrolment, confirming that the sponsor will pay your tuition fees.


Financial Hardship:

Students can apply to the Dennis Turner Opportunity Fund for help with course related costs however this cannot be used for fees or to cover general living costs.


Charitable Funding:

You might also want to explore the possibility of funding from charitable trusts; please see the following websites Association of Charitable Foundations, Directory of Social Change or Family Action. 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.


You can find more information on the University’s Funding, cost, fee and support pages.

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