UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This programme equips students with the skills of analysis and design necessary for employment as professional civil engineers, and gives them a solid academic background for becoming chartered engineers.

Course Modules

Core modules: Advanced soil mechanics; advanced structures; roads and underground infrastructure; project management (professional development module). Options: Students choose four from the following: anatomy of a railway; applied building information modelling; building engineering physics; coastal engineering; data analysis; engineering and international development; environmental modelling; environmental systems; finite element modelling and numerical methods; GIS principles and technology; introduction to seismic design of structures; natural and environmental disasters; principles and practices of surveying; roads and underground infrastructure; systems, society and sustainability; structural dynamics; urban flooding and drainage.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree in civil or structural engineering or a closely related subject, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applicants with a good performance in the core subjects (design, structures, geotechnics, and fluids) or extensive work experience covering these areas may be considered.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £23,020  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £11,090  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate)
2 - 5 years
Variable
MSc (Postgraduate) £10,800  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 - 5 years
Variable
MSc (Postgraduate) £5,400  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Full Time
PgDip
2 years
Part Time
PgDip
2 - 5 years
Variable
PgDip