Taught course

Structural Engineering

University of East London · School of Architecture, Computing and Engineering - ACE

Entry requirements

BEng (Hons) minimum 2:2 or BSc(Hons) minimum 2:1, both in Civil Engineering Appropriate professional qualifications such as MICE or MIStructE Applicants with other qualifications will be considered on an individual basis

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The programme offers several optional and self-contained modules in the field of Structural Engineering. Different areas, such as structural analysis of building structures and bridges, design in steel and concrete, dynamic analysis of structures, earthquake engineering, soil structure engineering, etc., are covered through the optional modules of this programme. The final core module will provide the opportunity of performing a supervised research dissertation acquiring and developing original knowledge in a specific area of Structural Engineering.

This programme has been developed from the MSc Programme in Civil Engineering, owing to the wide offer of modules in the area of Structural Engineering. Postgraduate programmes in the field of Civil Engineering and Surveying have been successfully run at the UEL since 1964.

The MSc Structural Engineering degree is accredited as meeting the requirements for Further Learning for a Chartered Engineer (CEng) for candidates who have already acquired an Accredited CEng (Partial) BEng(Hons) or an Accredited IEng (Full) BEng/BSc (Hons) undergraduate first degree.

Information for international students

In the case of applicants whose first language is not English, then IELTS Academic 6.0 Overall, with no less than 5.5 in components, or equivalent, is required.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months


full time
8 months
part time
16 months


full time
4 months
part time
8 months

Course contact details

Applicant Enquires
+44 (0) 208 223 3333
+44 (0) 208 223 2978