UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

Research areas include: concrete technology: high performance concrete; rheology of fresh paste; self'compacting concrete; environmental applications of remote sensing: generation and qualitative assessment of regional and global models; monitoring change: wetlands, global urban population and pollution; environmental engineering: sustainable energy and resource management; environmental risk assessment; issues of society vs. technology; fluid mechanics: dispersion of pollutants; wave, current and sediment interaction in coastal waters; wave diffraction and wave structure interaction; geographical information sciences: management of large geospatial databases; spatio'temporal data mining; usability aspects of geospatial technologies; GPS, geodesy and navigation: seismic hazard assessment; global satellite navigation systems; high'precision positioning techniques; industrial metrology and close'range photogrammetry: engineering surveying; measurement and modelling in manufacture and assembly; photogrammetry, cartography and digital mapping: sensor modelling: high resolution optical sensors, SAR, LIDAR; feature extraction: 3D mapping and modelling of urban areas including automated feature extraction; soil mechanics: behaviour of particulate materials including particle breakage; and micro'mechanics; structural engineering: health monitoring of structures; whole life costing; dynamic behaviour; structural optimisation; deployable structures; earthquake engineering; transport studies: sustainable transport, computer'assisted traffic engineering; transport networks; transport safety, transport economics and accessibility.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class Bachelor's degree from a UK university in a subject appropriate to the chosen field; or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
MPhil £20,900  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
MPhil £4,500  Academic year. First year home fees
3 - 5 years
Part Time
MPhil £10,450  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 - 5 years
Part Time
MPhil £2,250  Academic year. First year home fees
3 years
Full Time
PhD £20,900  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
PhD £4,500  Academic year. First year home fees
3 - 5 years
Part Time
PhD £10,450  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 - 5 years
Part Time
PhD £2,250  Academic year. First year home fees