Taught course

Architectural Engineering Design

University of Sheffield · Department of Civil and Structural Engineering

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 honours degree (BEng, MEng, BSc) in a scientific or engineering subject.

If you have architectural qualifications and you can show evidence of relevant mathematical skills, we’ll consider your application.

We’ll consider your application if you have appropriate professional qualifications and work experience, but you'll need a strong background in the areas covered on the course.

Months of entry


Course content

This course produces building services professionals, environmental design specialists, and low-carbon built environment practitioners who can design and construct buildings to reduce the environmental impacts of construction and meet environmental performance targets. It covers thermodynamics and energy use in buildings, efficient structural design, material selection including low impact materials, simulation tools to model the indoor environment, thermal modelling, airflow analysis and urban microclimate design.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
+44 (0) 114 222 5711