We're finding new ways to make construction projects more efficient, sustainable and environmentally-friendly, searching for sustainable ways of tackling the pollution caused by increased urbanisation, and developing the technology needed to deal with new pollutants – including pharmaceuticals and microplastics – in the environment.
Join us and study for a postgraduate research degree, and you'll have the opportunity to make your own unique contribution to the outstanding work we're doing.
What can a Civil Engineering expertise at University of Portsmouth do for my career?
Once you complete your postgraduate research degree, you'll be a highly-skilled researcher with the knowledge and skills to make an impact in many different industries.
Your postgraduate research qualification demonstrates to potential employers that you're an intelligent, capable and motivated person, with provable abilities and experience in critical thinking, problem-solving, project management, communication, leadership and creativity.
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- Building design, construction management and surveying
- Environmental technology and management
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- 24 months
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
Applications are accepted all year round, but it's recommended to apply 2–3 months before your chosen start date.
DisciplinesArchitecture Civil Engineering & Construction Materials Science & Engineering View 126 other Masters in Materials Science & Engineering in United Kingdom
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- The entry requirements for a PhD, MPhil or Professional Doctorate include a good honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject, or a master’s degree in an appropriate subject.
- Equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications may be considered.
- All applicants are subject to interview.
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International15900 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15900 GBP per year during 24 months.
EU/EEA4327 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4327 GBP per year during 24 months.
- Home/EU/CI part-time students: £2,164 p/a
- International part-time students: £7,950 p/a
Living costs for Portsmouth
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.