UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

The programme, offered in conjunction with Imperial College London, brings together the transport research and training capabilities of the civil engineering departments of the two universities. Students benefit from the multi'disciplinary transport expertise of the two departments and their 45 years' experience as leaders in this field.

Course Modules

Core modules include: Transport and its context; quantitative methods; transport economics; transport demand and its modelling; the concept of sustainable development; sustainable development and engineering innovation; applying the principles of sustainable development. Options include: Highway engineering; road traffic theory and its application; public transport; transport safety and risk management; quantitative techniques for transport engineering and planning; advanced transport modelling; understanding and modelling travel behaviour; transport and the environment; intelligent transport systems; design of accessible transport systems; freight transport; air traffic management; ports and maritime transport; urban street planning and design; roads and underground infrastructure: design, construction and maintenance.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree in a relevant discipline or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. A'level mathematics is required and proficiency in calculus is also a requirement.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate)
2 - 3 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate)