Taught course

Earthquake Engineering

Institution
Imperial College London · Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Our minimum requirement is at least a 2:1 UK Honours degree in civil engineering, natural sciences, earth sciences or a numerate discipline. Additionally, an A-level in Mathematics at grade B is required.

Relevant industrial/professional experience may also be considered.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This comprehensive course provides training in the analysis, design and assessment of structures under seismic actions and other extreme loading conditions.

The syllabus covers a comprehensive set of topics related to structural engineering, earthquake engineering, engineering seismology, soil dynamics and advanced numerical techniques.

All of our MSc courses are career-orientated and cover both theoretical background and practical design considerations. Lectures are given mainly by full-time staff but important contributions are made by visiting professors and guest lecturers who are eminent industrialists.

Many of our students continue their studies to undertake research towards a PhD.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24-36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
cvpgo@imperial.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7594 5929