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Structural Engineering and Concrete Materials

University of Dundee

12 months
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24100 GBP/year
9600 GBP/year
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About

Develop your engineering skills and knowledge using analytical and modelling techniques to meet modern civil engineering demands with this MSc Structural Engineering and Concrete Materials from University of Dundee.

Overview

Overview

Through this this MSc Structural Engineering and Concrete Materials from University of Dundee. by using analytical and modelling techniques you will develop your engineering skills and knowledge to meet the increasing demands of modern civil engineering.

You will develop your skills, knowledge and understanding in both structural engineering and concrete materials and see how the two areas relate to each other.

At this Structural Engineering and Concrete Materials from University of Dundee, you will also study a variety of engineering and research topics including computational analysis of structures, concrete materials and environmental management.

Under the guidance of our academic staff, you will have the opportunity to undertake an industrially relevant research project. Recent project examples have looked at sustainable self-compacting concrete and dynamic analysis of cable-stayed bridges.

We also have excellent laboratory facilities, including our Concrete Technology Unit and the Scottish Marine and Renewables Test Centre for Concrete and Geotechnics, where we undertake research covering a range of subjects including:

  • low carbon concrete technology
  • structural resiliency under fatigue and cyclic loading
  • cement science
  • durability performance and novel repair technologies
  • recovery, recycling and reuse of materials
  • composites materials for constructions
  • fabric energy storage systems
  • concrete for onshore and offshore renewable energy
  • effects of climate changes on materials and structures

Career

You could have a career in most sectors of the profession including:

  • concrete industry
  • engineering consultancy
  • engineering contracting
  • the offshore industry
  • research organisations
  • structural engineering
  • environmental protection

Graduates have gone on to secure positions in a variety of sectors including:

  • Graduate Structural Engineer at SWECO (European engineering consultancy company)
  • Solutions Assistant at Everis (Global IT company)
  • Structural Engineer at Atkins (A world leading design, engineering and project management consultancy)
  • PhD in Concrete here at the University of Dundee

Accreditation

This course is accredited by the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), the Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE), the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation (CIHT), and the Institute of Highway Engineers (IHE). This means the course is accredited 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. The course is accredited as a Technical MSc.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Advanced Structural Analysis 
  • Research Project
  • Concrete : Construction Systems 
  • Concrete: Sustainable Use and Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Health and Safety and Environmental Management
  • Concrete: Design for Durability, Assessment and Repair

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should normally have, or expect to have an honours degree at 2.2 or above, or equivalent professional or overseas qualifications, in a relevant academic discipline.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24100 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9600 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Dundee

787 - 1494 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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