City University London

Course Introduction

This programme will study how to design, evaluate, and analyse structural systems, with a special focus on Nuclear Power Plants. You will learn all the principles used for the design of buildings, bridges, special structures and in particular nuclear containment structures.

Course Modules

Modules include: Introduction to nuclear energy; advanced analysis and stability of structures; dynamics of structures; design of concrete structures; design of steel and composite structures; design of nuclear structures and foundations; finite element methods; research skills.

Course Additional Entry

Applicants should have a minimum lower second class degree or equivalent overseas qualification in Civil, Mechanical or Nuclear Engineering.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £16,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £8,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £4,500  Academic year. First year home fees