Taught course

Coastal Engineering

Institution
Plymouth University · Faculty of Science and Environment
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Graduates should hold a 2nd class honours degree (or equivalent) in an engineering or physical science discipline. For overseas students, proficiency in English is required (minimum score of 6.5 in IELTS or 570 in TOEFL).

Months of entry

September

Course content

Aimed at graduate scientists and engineers wishing to work in the field of coastal engineering. The programme includes studies of wave theory, coastal processes, techniques in coastal data collection, analysis and numerical modeling. Participants also undertake a substantial research project focused on an aspect of coastal engineering of their choosing.

Information for international students

Support and guidance is available from the university international office for all international students.

Fees and funding

The new Postgraduate Loan for masters degrees in the UK will be introduced for students commencing in the 2016-17 academic year.

As part of a new government funded masters loan scheme, masters students who are under the age of 60 can now access a loan of up to £10,000 as a contribution towards the cost of their study.

The loans will be available for both taught and research masters programmes across all disciplines and subject areas (excluding PGCE, PgCert, PgDip, MClinRes or ResM).

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
9 months

PGCert

full time
3 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
admissions@plymouth.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1752 585858
Fax
+44 (0)1752 584540