Research course

Civil Engineering

University of Nottingham · Department of Civil Engineering

Entry requirements

2:1 (or international equivalent) and/or a masters at merit level in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

December, October, June, April, February

Course content

Civil Engineering covers a wide range of subjects and the University of Nottingham is recognised for its world class learning environment and excellent facilities. Research involved within Civil Engineering can be based around structures/Geotechnics/fluid mechanics/transportation/GPS surveying/road materials and many other aspects.

For a more extensive overview, please visit the course page on the University of Nottingham's online prospectus.

Department specialisms

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Information for international students

The International Office offers a number of scholarships for International students. English language requirements: IELTS 6.0 (no less than 5.5 in any element).

Fees and funding

The Graduate School at The University of Nottingham provides information on internal and external sources of postgraduate funding.

There is also funding information on the Faculty of Engineering web pages.

For information on funding opportunities for international students, please see the International Office website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months
part time
72 months


full time
24 months
part time
48 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0) 115 951 5151