Taught course

Earthquake Engineering

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

Entry requirements

The minimum entry requirement for consideration is a good degree from a UK university at Upper Second Class (2:1) or above, or an overseas equivalent.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This 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.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24-36 months
full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations60
Written coursework / continuous assessment15
Dissertation25 (20000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Professor A.Y. Elqhazouli
Email
cvpgo@imperial.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7594 5929