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Structural Engineering (MSc)

1 year (Full-time) / 3 years (Part-time) / n/a (Distance / E-Learning)

Course Aims

Offers knowledge and expertise for a career as a consulting structural engineer within this specialist professional area of civil engineering.

Special Features

Course Description

This course is designed to provide specialist postgraduate professional development across the areas of steel, concrete and timber design, structural dynamics, and structural mechanics. Taught material is delivered during the Autumn and Spring semesters.

Topics include:

Entry Requirements

Suitable for graduates in Civil or Structural Engineering, or a related discipline or for candidates with suitable professional experience.

An upper 2nd class UK Honours degree (or equivalent) from a British or recognised overseas university is usually required. Applicants with relevant professional experience are also considered.

Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to pass either IELTS/TOEFL exams. Minimum requirements: IELTS score of 6.5, or TOEFL iBT of 90 or the equivalent.

Note: International students pursuing part-time programmes of study are not eligible for Tier 4 (General Student) visas and must have alternative leave to remain in the UK if they intend to study at the University in person.

Tuition Fees:

  • UK & EU Full Time for 2014/15 unless otherwise specified below
    £7,440.00
  • UK & EU Part Time for 2014/15 unless otherwise specified below
    £2,480.00
  • International Full Time for 2014/15 unless otherwise specified below
    £17,000.00
  • International Part Time for 2014/15 unless otherwise specified below
    £5,667.00

Next intake: September each year

School Contact

Name: Postgraduate Admissions Office, School of Engineering  

Telephone: +44 (0)29 2087 0050 

Fax:  

Email: engineering-pg@cardiff.ac.uk  

School Website: http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/engin

More information

Postgraduate