A UK undergraduate degree, or its international equivalent, in an appropriate subject, or relevant qualifications and experience.
Please contact us to check the specific entry requirements for this programme before you apply.
All applicants must also meet our English language requirements.
Months of entry
January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February
The Institute for Infrastructure and Environment (IIE) is among the leading centres of civil and environmental engineering research in the UK. The Institute seeks new technologies to solve real-world problems in order to promote sustainability.
Key research areas include:
- behaviour and design of structures in fire and other extreme events
- fire science and fire safety engineering
- shells and containment structures
- nonlinear finite element modelling of complex structures and structural collapses
- mechanics and transport of granular materials and multiphase media
- computational mechanics and bio-mechanics
- fibre-reinforced polymer composites in structural strengthening and repair
- high-speed rail
- intelligent infrastructure and non-destructive evaluation
- sustainable water and wastewater treatment technologies
- water supply
- waste management and resource recovery
IIE has excellent laboratory and computing facilities, including the latest facilities and instrumentation for experimental and computational research in structures, granular solids, fire safety engineering, non-destructive testing and environmental engineering.
Information for international students
To find out about the support offered to international students at Edinburgh from arrival to graduation visit: http://www.ed.ac.uk/studying/international
Fees and funding
Visit Scholarships and Student Funding Services at: http://www.ed.ac.uk/student-funding
Qualification and course duration
MSc by research
Course contact details
- Graduate School Administrator
- +44 (0) 131 651 5573