Postgraduate MSc

Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering

Course Overview

  • Institution code


    L27
  • Main location


    City Campus
  • Attendance


    Full-Time
  • Duration


    12 Months
  • Start date


    20 Sep 2021

Gain the skills to shape and maintain the world around us. The growing demand for infrastructure to sustain modern societies and underpin economic and social development requires creative solutions from engineering professionals.

We will help you move your career forward so you can play a leading role in the design, construction and maintenance of a broad range of infrastructure projects.

One of our key objectives is preparing you for professional membership. We will develop your technical ability, understanding of engineering principles, commercial flair and environmental awareness. You will look at contractual issues, health and safety, business functionality, communication skills, report writing, codes of conduct and responsibilities to your team.

Further Learning Programme - MSc (Technical and non-technical)

This degree is accredited by the Joint Board of Moderators (JBM) comprising of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Institution of Structural Engineers, Institute of Highway Engineers, and the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation on behalf of the Engineering Council as meeting the requirements for Further Learning for a Chartered Engineer (CEng) for candidates who have already acquired a partial CEng accredited undergraduate first degree.*Visit the JBM website for further information. 

*It should be noted that candidates completing the MSc who hold an underpinning accredited IEng degree or a non-accredited bachelor degree will need to apply for an academic assessment to determine whether they will meet the educational base for CEng registration.

Research Excellence Framework 2014

Research Excellence Framework 2014: our University's results for the Architecture, Built Environment and Planning unit, which it entered for the first time, were impressive with 37% of its research being rated world leading or internationally excellent.

 

You will have access to first-class teaching laboratories, including a full range of civil engineering testing equipment for hydraulics, geotechnics, highway materials, concrete, structures and general materials. Our civil engineering research facility - dedicated to the research work of students and staff - will be available to play a major role in your dissertation project.

We will give you the opportunity to plan your own objectives for career development, setting up visits to sites and consultancy offices to aid your development, while engineering experts will share their expertise and experience in a series of guest talks. We will also encourage you to research and discuss current civil engineering issues on a regular basis.

Why study Civil Engineering at Leeds Beckett University...

  1. Industry standard specialist facilities.
  2. Opportunity to network with industry professionals.
  3. Industry experienced expert teaching team.
  4. Guest lectures delivered by industry professionals.
  5. Full and part-time study options.
  6. Prepares you for professional body membership.
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