Taught course

Civil Engineering

Institution
Cardiff University · Cardiff School of Engineering
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd class honours degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering or a similar field from a good UK university or an equivalent international degree qualification. If you have a good 2:2 or equivalent, or relevant industrial experience, we will give your application individual consideration.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MSc in Civil Engineering aims to build on the knowledge and skills that you have obtained as an undergraduate and to help prepare you for a career as a consulting civil engineer across the broad spectrum of the professional discipline. The overall aim of this well-established course is to provide a sound scientific, technical and commercial understanding of civil engineering issues and practice. You will be introduced to the broad nature of civil engineering through the integration of knowledge from structural engineering, geotechnical engineering and water engineering. The course will also provide training in engineering research methods and will develop a range of related transferable skills. You will also develop an appreciation of the principles and activities involved in the day-to-day management of engineering business units, typical of those within which civil engineering is practised.

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to pass IELTS examinations. The minimum requirement is an IELTS score of 6.5.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Office
Email
engineering-pg@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)29 2087 0050