Taught course

Civil and Geoenvironmental Engineering

Cardiff University · Cardiff School of Engineering

Entry requirements

An upper second class Honours degree (or equivalent) from a British or recognised overseas university. Applicants with relevant professional experience are also considered. For the MSc in Orthopaedic Engineering a recognised medical degree is the minimum entry requirement. Minimum requirements for English language are IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 600 (250 Computer Based Test).

Months of entry


Course content

This course is designed to provide specialist postgraduate professional development in this emerging discipline, encompassing areas traditionally within civil engineering, earth sciences and biology.

Professional practice issues are integrated with the scientific and engineering foundation of the MSc through a series of short, workshop-style training courses covering practical aspects. These short courses are delivered by recognised professional practitioners in the industry.

Suitable for graduates in civil or environmental engineering, earth sciences or biosciences or for candidates with suitable professional experience.

Information for international students

Minimum requirements for English language are 6.5 IELTS, 600 TOEFL (250 Computer Based Test).

Fees and funding

This course is one of the eligible courses under the Cardiff University's Postgraduate Taught Scholarships scheme.
The scholarships are each worth £3000 and will be awarded in the form of a tuition fee discount. In order to be eligible for consideration you need to be applying for the full time version of this course (or another eligible taught course) and be a UK/EU student for fee paying purposes.

The deadline for applications is 1st August 2014.

For more information about the scholarships and how to apply please see this website:www.cardiff.ac.uk/pgt/p/scholarships

Qualification and course duration


part time
24-36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

The Admissions Office
+44 (0)29 2087 4656
+44 (0)29 2087 5902