Taught course

Hazards and Resilience

University of Sheffield · Department of Civil and Structural Engineering

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 honours degree (BEng, MEng, BSc) in Civil and Structural Engineering or other appropriate engineering or science subject. 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

How can we make our infrastructure more resilient to natural and man-made hazards? In an age of climate change and threats to our safety and security, these global challenges are key concerns for governments, communities and businesses.

This course will help you become skilled in providing technical and sustainable solutions to these risk-based challenges, and protect infrastructure and society from a broad range of hazards.

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