M.Sc. On Campus

Transport Infrastructure - Design and Construction

University of Leeds

12 months
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This Transport Infrastructure - Design and Construction degree from University of Leeds will give you specialist knowledge on how bridges, highways and tunnels are designed, built, and maintained. 


By taking the Transport Infrastructure - Design and Construction degree from University of Leeds programme you will develop a sophisticated understanding of techniques at the forefront of design, construction, and maintenance of infrastructure and acquire specialist knowledge on the latest technological developments such as accelerated bridge construction, advanced materials like ultra-high performance concrete, and the possibilities of cutting-edge sensing techniques and robotics for the monitoring and repair of infrastructure.

With an emphasis on the construction and maintenance stages and the ‘how-is-it-made’ approach, different construction processes and techniques will be explored in detail, and used as a platform to investigate how they affect (and are affected by) the design process, the selection of alternatives and the implications for the entire service life.

Career opportunities

We encourage you to prepare for your career from day one. That’s one of the reasons Leeds graduates are so sought after by employers.

You’ll have access to the wide range of careers resources and support from your Careers Service. You’ll have the chance to attend industry presentations, book appointments with qualified careers consultants and take part in employability workshops and webinars. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Deterioration and Maintenance of Concrete Structures
  • Bridge Engineering
  • Construction Technology
  • Design and Construction of Highways and Tunnels
  • Monitoring and Maintenance of Infrastructure
  • Railway Track Design and Maintenance 
  • Deterioration and Maintenance of Pavements

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) in civil engineering or a related engineering, science or mathematical discipline where relevant subject areas have been studied. Applications from professionally qualified and experienced candidates will also be considered.
  • A bachelor degree with a 2:2 will be considered for candidates with at least one year’s relevant experience.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Leeds

637 - 1103 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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