Taught course

Timber Engineering

Edinburgh Napier University · School of Engineering and the Built Environment

Entry requirements

You'll need an Honours degree in an Engineering, Science, Maths or other numerate discipline, or a lower level qualification in a numerate subject together with appropriate experience.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

You'll become a competent and resourceful timber engineer, equipped with the relevant training in analysis, design and assessment of timber structural systems.

This both satisfies the needs of the timber industry and meets the academic requirements appropriate for chartered membership of the Institute of Civil Engineers and Institution of Structural Engineers. This means you will not only graduate with a postgraduate degree but a highly respected professional qualification

Information for international students

For applicants whose first language is not English, the following is generally required: minimum IELTS 6.0, TOEFL 550/213 Please see our website for up-to-date information.

Fees and funding

Please see our website for up-to-date fee & funding information.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24-36 months
full time
12 months


part time
24-36 months
full time
9 months

Course contact details

Information Office
+44 (0) 8452 60 60 40