MSc Civil Engineering

University of Portsmouth

Program Description

MSc Civil Engineering

University of Portsmouth

MSc Civil Engineering (2015 entry)

Modern civil engineers plan, design, construct and manage the large-scale public works and amenities that underpin societies throughout the world.

Our course aims to provide you with a greater framework within which to understand the core disciplines of civil engineering. It will give you an opportunity to update your technical skills and to study issues of growing importance within the civil engineering and construction industries.

On this course you can:

  • Attend lectures and seminars given by practitioners from client, contracting and consulting organisations
  • Apply your skills to real-life practical problems as part of our partnership schemes with local and global organisations
  • Opt to study overseas at a variety of European universities through the ERASMUS exchange scheme

What opportunities might this lead to?

Engineering Council UK requires graduates with a BEng degree to undertake additional education (known as Further Learning/Matching Sections) prior to applying for Chartered Engineer (CEng) status. This course is accredited by the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) along with other key professional engineering bodies and has been approved by Engineering Council UK as providing the additional education.

Here are some routes our graduates have pursued:

  • civil engineering
  • site engineering
  • construction
  • consultancy
  • project management

Entry requirements

A good honours degree in civil engineering or a related subject, or equivalent industrial and work experience.

English language requirements

English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.0 or equivalent with no component less than 5.5.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated January 13, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug. 2017
1 - 2 years
Part time
Full time
6,000 GBP
Start date Aug. 2017
United Kingdom Portsmouth, England
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 1 - 2 years
Price 6,000 GBP
-UK/EU - £6,000; -Non EU - £13,100