Postgraduate MSc

Civil Engineering

Go from being part of a team to leading your own. We’ll give you skills in design, construction and maintenance of infrastructure projects.

Civil Engineering

Course Overview

  • Institution code

  • Main location

    City Campus
  • Attendance

  • Duration

    12 Months
  • Start date

    18 Sep 2023

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.

This accredited course will help you develop your career as a leader in design, construction and management operations within civil engineering.

As part of your course, you’ll:

  • Develop your technical ability, understanding of engineering principles, commercial flair and environmental awareness
  • Study contractual issues, health and safety, business functionality, communication skills, report writing, codes of conduct and responsibilities to your team
  • Develop research capability and skills to analyse complex problems
  • Develop leadership skills required to meet changing technical and commercial needs in civil engineering

Specialist facilities
You’ll 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.

Hands-on learning
You’ll have the opportunity to plan your own objectives for career development. We’ll help you set up visits to sites and consultancy offices to aid your development. Engineering experts will share their expertise and experience in a series of guest talks. We’ll 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