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Nottingham Trent University: Civil Engineering

Institution Nottingham Trent University View institution profile
Department School of Architecture, Design and the Built Environment
Web https://www.ntu.ac.uk/
Email applications@ntu.ac.uk
Telephone +44(0)115 848 4200
Study type Taught

Summary

Our MSc Civil Engineering course is developed from a mix of technical and management-based modules, aligning to current global issues relating to civil engineering. Your learning will focus on the civil engineering infrastructure and structural and management aspects of construction, as well as complex environmental problems affecting construction projects.

Sustainability and innovation in design and construction represent fundamental themes on the course, alongside considerations of economic efficiencies. Grounded in professional, statutory and regulatory bodies’ requirements, your studies will emphasise critical issues related to global social responsibility and sustainability, fostering respect for different values and world views.

Who is this course designed for?

This course is suitable for professionals working in the broad civil engineering and construction industries, who aspire to senior management positions. Additionally, this course is suitable for BSc (Hons) and BEng (Hons) undergraduate students in related subject areas, looking to progress to study a technical postgraduate programme. The skills and knowledge gained on this course opens up opportunities for application to senior technical and middle/senior management positions.

Key features - Professional accreditation | This degree is accredited, under licence from the Engineering Council, by the Joint Board of Moderators (JBM) and recognised 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. See the JBM website for further information.

  • Expert academic staff | Benefit from our team of expert academic staff who have established links to industry and significant experience of working in practice. Most staff teaching on the course are members of one or more professional institutions relating to civil engineering, and participate in industrial activities, consultancy and research, ensuring our course content allies with current industry practice.

  • Specialist workshops and facilities | Benefit from industry-standard facilities on our City Campus, including dedicated concrete, materials, hydraulics, geotechnical labs and structural testing equipment.

  • Multidisciplinary study | Extend your knowledge and experience by exploring other disciplines interconnected with course, such as energy, manufacturing and other industries. Our course structure enables personal exploration in related areas of interest, helping you to align your developing knowledge to your career aspirations.

  • Visiting industry experts | Hear from visiting industry and academic experts, who will be teaching parts of the modules, providing real life perspective on the topics you will be studying. This input helps bind together both the theory and the practice of civil engineering and management.

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Why Study at NTU? 
Nottingham Trent UniversityNottingham Trent University (NTU) is one of the biggest and most popular universities in the UK offering a number of benefits for our postgraduate students.

NTU are proud to have been named University of the Year 2019 in the Guardian University Awards.

This represents another significant addition to our growing list of major accolades. This prestigious award comes after we received the coveted Times Higher Education University of the Year 2017 and the Times and Sunday Times Modern University of the Year 2018.

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