Taught course

Architectural Engineering

Institution
Heriot-Watt University · School of Energy, Geoscience, Infrastructure and Society
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Minimum of 2:2 honours degree or equivalent academic qualification in cognate and semi-cognate subject area. For PG conversion programmes, non-cognate degrees will be considered. Corporate (or chartered) membership of relevant professional institutions will also be considered.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Architectural engineers play a critical role in the interdisciplinary design teams of today’s built environment sector and as a consequence rank among the highest paid built environment professionals.

Our Architectural Engineering MSc considers low carbon building design and the integration of renewable energy systems into buildings. It deals with services engineering issues, building the skills required to cope with the challenges in services design and implementation which will be experienced in the working environment, and provides students with the best foundation for launching or accelerating a career as an architectural engineer.

Information for international students

If English is not the applicant’s first language a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent is required with all elements passed at 6.0 or above.

Fees and funding

UK students
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International students
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Scholarships may be available on a competitive basis. More information on Heriot-Watt scholarships and funding can be found here: http://www.hw.ac.uk/student-life/scholarships-fees.htm

Qualification and course duration

MSc

distance learning
24-84 months
part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

part time
21 months
full time
9 months
distance learning
24-84 months

PGCert

full time
6 months
distance learning
24-84 months
part time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr D P Campbell
Email
d.p.campbell@hw.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)131 451 4618
Fax
+44 (0)131 451 3161