Taught course

Civil and Structural Engineering

Coventry University · Faculty of Engineering, Environment and Computing

Entry requirements

Normal entry requires a minimum 2:2 undergraduate honours degree in Civil Engineering.

Applicants with professional/industrial experience and/or training, but not meeting the normal entry requirements, will be considered on their merits.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Structural engineers shape the world with their problem-solving abilities. A Civil and Structural Engineering MSc could mean you do too.

Focused on the advanced technical knowledge and skills required in the field of structural engineering, this highly practical course has been designed and is delivered with input from industry to help you establish or advance your career as a civil or structural design engineer.

Accredited by the Joint Board of Moderators (JBM), this course meets the educational base for Chartered Engineer (CEng) status and successful completion provides automatic progression for holders of an accredited Bachelor’s degree. If you are seeking chartered status and currently hold an Incorporate Engineer (IEng) accredited or overseas undergraduate degree, we advise you to follow the MSc Civil Engineering (Technical route).

Ranked among the 25 best universities in the country for both ‘Civil Engineering’ and ‘Building’, we offer facilities in our High Performance Engineering Centre, including construction site management simulation. We have links with industry and the course is developed and delivered by academic lecturers and guest speakers in collaboration with civil engineering employers, such as Underground Professional Services and Morgan Sindall.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Recruitment and Admissions Office
+44(0)24 7765 4321